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Sask, Ontario vow to battle carbon tax

Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe

Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe and Ontario Premier Doug Ford met on Thursday, October 4 to discuss how their two governments can continue to work together to fight the federal government’s plans to impose a carbon tax on Canadian families and businesses. Continue reading “Sask, Ontario vow to battle carbon tax”

Feds should ‘back off’ on carbon tax, urges CTF director

Canadian Taxpayers Federation Director Todd MacKay

The Canadian Taxpayers Federation is calling on the federal government to back off on its threatened carbon tax in the wake of a new University of Regina study detailing the damage a carbon tax would inflict on the Saskatchewan economy while failing to help the environment. Continue reading “Feds should ‘back off’ on carbon tax, urges CTF director”

Carbon tax would negatively impact provincial economy, says U of R study

According to a new analysis from the University of Regina’s Institute for Energy, Environment and Sustainable Communities, a federal carbon tax could potentially reduce Saskatchewan’s gross domestic product (GDP) by almost $16 billion, with little effect on emissions. Continue reading “Carbon tax would negatively impact provincial economy, says U of R study”