Source: Sarah Turnbull, CTV News, October 31, 2019
OTTAWA – Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is putting a spotlight on the age-old equalization reform debate in Canada and demanding the federal government take action to make sure his province gets a sweeter deal – but is there legitimacy to his argument?
The outspoken critic of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in a speech to the Alberta legislature last week that provincial taxpayers have gotten the short end of the stick for years having “been the great engine of jobs and prosperity for the entire country, contributing over $600 billion more to the rest of Canada than we received back from Ottawa over the past six decades.”
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