The source of apathy

The Commission on Legislative Democracy, headed up by long time Tory backroom operative, David McLaughlin, will be releasing its final report tomorrow and according to the Times and Transcript will be “recommending a sweeping makeover of New Brunswick’s political system,…

Continue Reading

What is a subsidy?

The debate rages on about government subsidizing business. The media decries government for subsidizing business while at the same time closing hospital beds and cutting social programs. I think people have misconstrued the definition of a subsidy and now believe…

Continue Reading

Alabama North

One of the commentators on the life of Louis J. Robichaud this week commented that without the former Premier’s reforms we would have been an ‘Alabama North’. Elizabeth Weir was famous for saying that Frank McKenna was turning New Brunswick…

Continue Reading