Posted December 1, 2023
The federal and provincial governments have announced initiatives for affordable housing. Some of their initiatives focus on the wrong target.
Posted November 10, 2023
Canada’s Immigration policy was a widely admired success for many years. Now it is a problem.
Posted November 3, 2023
It is hard to imagine what it would take for Prime Minister Trudeau to realize that he is well past his best-before date. Polls two years before a scheduled election should be taken with a grain of salt, but the recent findings are undeniably dreadful for the Liberals.
Posted October 27, 2023
On Oct 23rd Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing John Lohr released his Action For Housing plan. Informed by an extensive report on future housing needs, it lists twelve actions toward a goal of adding at least 71,600 net new household units by 2027, an increase of 41,200 from the expectation of 30,400 at current pace.
Posted September 22, 2023
The Houston government has been unrestrained in its spending. Nova Scotians will therefore have found it surprising that the province nevertheless showed an unexpected surplus in the fiscal year ending last March.