Lyon, the Honourable Sterling R.
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A critical review of some federal government policies: excessive deficits, regulative interferences such as the Foreign Investment Review Agency, taxation on resource industries that ignore the risks involved, monetary policy established without reference to effects of changing interest rates on the regions of Canada, particularly as they effect Manitoba. A history and review of government activities in Manitoba. Effects of Manitoba's program of fiscal resonsibility. Also, effects of the provincial government's approach on the ability of Manitoba's economy to create jobs and opportunities. Early indicators, after one year in office, of the government of Manitoba's success. Crucial next steps.