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Fraser Institute News Release: Canada’s debt ranking falls from best in the G7 to 5th worst of 29 advanced countries when total debt is measured
June 01, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canada’s relative debt position is much worse than the federal government suggests when a larger group of advanced countries are...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Today is Tax Freedom Day—but there’s no reason to celebrate
May 24, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today is Tax Freedom Day in Canada this year, according to the Fraser Institute’s annual calculations—but there is no reason to...
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Fraser Institute News Release: May 24 is Tax Freedom Day—but there’s no reason to celebrate
May 21, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tax Freedom Day in Canada this year falls on May 24, according to the Fraser Institute’s annual calculations—but there is no reason to...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Continued financing of government debt by the Bank of Canada poses significant economic risks
May 18, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The idea that the Bank of Canada can continue to finance government debt by printing money without a clear commitment to repayment,...
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Animal Protection Party of Canada calls on Federal Government to make legislative changes this Earth Day
April 21, 2021 17:59 ET | Animal Protection Party of Canada
TORONTO, April 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- This Earth Day, the Animal Protection Party of Canada is calling on the federal government to make the necessary legislative changes to stop animal and...
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Buck Enterprises Announces Business Acquisition of Financial Services Company Ann Vanderslice Retirement Planning Strategies To Expand Federal Benefits and Federal Retirement Planning Services
April 08, 2021 17:10 ET | E.A. Buck Financial Services
DENVER, April 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Buck Enterprises, a provider of financial planning and wealth management services, announced today its acquisition of Denver-based Ann Vanderslice...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Ottawa spent twice as much per Canadian in 2020 ($17,091) than height of WWII ($7,769)
April 01, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The federal government is projected to spend $17,091 per Canadian in 2020/21, which is more than double what the government spent per...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Canadian seniors will consume 71.4 per cent of total health care expenditures in 2040
March 25, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadians over the age of 65, who are projected to make up 23.4 per cent of the population by 2040, will account for 71.4 per cent of...
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Fraser Institute News Release: Ottawa’s $170 per tonne carbon tax by 2030 will result in over 200,000 lost jobs
March 16, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
OTTAWA, March 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The federal government’s plan to impose a $170 per tonne carbon tax by 2030 will result in about 202,000 fewer jobs in Canada, finds a new study released...
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Fraser Institute News Release: COVID-19 recession exacerbates need to reform Employment Insurance in Canada
March 02, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
CALGARY, Alberta, March 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The COVID-19 economic shutdowns and recession have caused unemployment to rise, placing financial pressure on the Employment Insurance program...