EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
Day, The Hon. Stockwell
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Some thoughts relating to provinces taking the lead in terms of determining and establishing the strength of a nation. Some historical examples of strong provinces resulting in a strong nation. Strengths coming out of Confederation. The need to commit more funds to health care, and how we can do it. The speaker's belief that solutions will come from the provinces. Similar remarks with regard to education and social services. The role of the federal government. The soundness of the Canada Pension Plan. Taxation in Alberta. An analysis of the tax system. Some concluding remarks.