Shortly after the 2003 general election, the newly elected Conservative politicians accepted a proposal to cut down the number of health boards and education boards across the province.
Save money, they said.
Save money, the politicians repeated.
And so it happened.
As it turned out, the consolidation didn’t save any money. It certainly didn’t reduce . . . → Read More: The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Budgeting Control and Resources #nlpoli
Most of you likely missed it, but a sharp exchange in Twitter on Monday showed the way politics in this province rolls these days.
Dara Squires writes a blog called ReadilyAParent, She’s also syndicated in the Western Star and some of the TransCon weeklies. Dara’s post on Sunday took up some recent local political events. . . . → Read More: The Sir Robert Bond Papers: Bennett’s telephone call “gendered violence” according to PACSW prez #nlpoli