Last week, Postmedia ran an article that claimed over 800,000 people claimed the CERB but weren’t eligible for it.
With 292 Liberal, Conservative, and Bloc MPs voting against the tax, the 27 NDPs and Greens never stood a chance.
But there’s a catch.
Alberta’s provincial government proposed cutting union wages by 5 points more than an arbitrator awarded this past spring.
The employment rate is still 4.4 points lower than what it was prior to the pandemic, the largest gap in the country.
Earlier this week, Alberta‘s lieutenant governor appointed two people to the Alberta Foundation of the Arts, as recommended by Leela Aheer, the minister of culture, multiculturalism, and status of women. The two new members are: Yasmin Jivraj Andrea True Joy Fox Yasmin Jivraj is a co-owner of Dexcent, an engineering consulting firm based in Edmonton. […]
Meanwhile, the city has the lowest number of hospital acute beds in the province.
Its net debt is also at its highest levels since 1981.
This brings the total term debt traded by the provincial government since the UCP were elected to $28.4 billion.
When Jason Kenney says “just the facts”, I think what he means is “just some of the facts”.