Tag: Steve Lafleur

Ontario AG did not say that P3s cost taxpayers $8 billion

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
Ontario AG did not say that P3s cost taxpayers $8 billion

AG report does not contain indictment of P3s By Steve Lafleur, Frontier Centre for Public Policy The Auditor General of Ontario’s report is a technical document that few people actually read. Bullet points from executive summaries of such reports are often used as the basis for newspaper columns and political talking points in the grown […]

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Government waste is inevitable, get over it already

| September 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Government waste is inevitable, get over it already

Don’t spend more reducing government waste than you’re wasting – Ellenberg Tales of government waste make for excellent news headlines. Bev Oda’s infamous $16 orange juice probably got more media attention than the $45 billion F35 procurement debacle. Part of the reason is that is that people understand the value and cost of orange juice. It […]

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Conservatives dump on Harper support for Detroit to Windsor bridge

| November 7, 2012 | 1 Comment
Conservatives dump on Harper support for Detroit to Windsor bridge

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Canada has no need for a national transit strategy

| May 10, 2012 | 0 Comments
Canada has no need for a national transit strategy

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The best and worst promises from the 2012 Alberta election

| April 21, 2012 | 0 Comments
The best and worst promises from the 2012 Alberta election

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