Monthly Archives: December 2012

Presentation to the House of Commons Finance Committee

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December 26, 2012
Presentation to the House of Commons Finance Committee

    Here is the opening statement to the Finance committee when we presented in November 2012, Finance Committee Opening Statement You can see it recorded here at 1:46:10 Video Recording Compare it to last year’s presentation to the same committee. 2011 Opening Statement  
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Waterloo Pension Forum – Videos I and II

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December 19, 2012
Waterloo Pension Forum – Videos I and II

  For part 1 of the video, click here. For part two, click here. For the story from the Waterloo chronicle  click here. Cost of public sector pensions skyrocketing in region WATERLOO REGION — Between 2008 and 2011 the cost of city employee pensions to taxpayers increased 31 per cent, prompting opponents to call...
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The Todd Veinotte Show

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December 19, 2012
The Todd Veinotte Show

One of my favorite radio hosts from the Maritimes is Todd. This week we talked about the judgement from the Supreme Court on the federal employee public sector pension surplus Here is the recap on the judgement from Kathyrn May at the Ottawa Citizen PS unions not entitled to pension surplus: Supreme Court Todd...
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Pension shakeup needed for CPP

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December 18, 2012
Pension shakeup needed for CPP

Bill Tufts, Special to Financial Post | Dec 17 Adjustments to CPP a diversion from the real problem Some politicians and unions in Canada are on an ideological mission to increase the Canada Pension Plan without understanding the key drivers and policy implications behind the move. Business is solidly against the move, seeing it...
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