Canadian Taxpayers Podcast

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This podcast is for Canadians who want lower taxes, less waste and more accountable government. We go beyond the politics to push for policies that shrink tax bills. We break exclusive news stories about government waste that aren’t covered by the media. And we enforce accountability and transparency for politicians in every political party. Join the Canadian Taxpayers Federation at taxpayer.com.
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Latest Episodes…

  1. #45 Recall Legislation, Magic Carbon Tax Math, and Montreal Pays for Snow

    News at the Top – Alberta Rolling Out Recall Legislation After a wave of bad press for Alberta Premier Jason Kenney over travelling MLAs and government staff, recall legislation is back on the table. Alberta Director Franco Terrazano tells Todd MacKay about the proposition. Link: https://edmontonsun.com/opinion/columnists/guest-column-sun-soaked-vacations-show-why-albertans-need-recall-legislation SIGN THE PETITION: https://www.taxpayer.com/petitions/mla-recall-in-alberta Deep Dive – ...

    2021-01-12

  2. #44 Year in Review with CTF President Scott Hennig

    As we head into 2021, Todd MacKay took some time to talk to CTF President Scott Hennig about 2020. It was an eventful year, to say the least. They break down some of the wins, and some of the losses, and lay out what the CTF will be tackling next. For those ...

    2021-01-05

  3. #43 Best of Waste Watch

    We gave our team a little bit of time off this week, so we put together a best of Waste Watch for you to listen to. Now take it easy, be careful with your heart rate on this stuff. It can put up the blood pressure. Try to think of it as ...

    2020-12-31

  4. #42 Debt Clock Officially Broken, Our Naughty and Nice List, and Quebec Subsidized Porn

    News at the Top – Debt Clock Officially Broken  The CTF needs a new Debt Clock after federal debt officially surpassed a trillion. Our Aaron Wudrick talks to Todd MacKay about showcasing that debt on Parliament Hill. Link: https://www.blacklocks.ca/need-a-13-digit-debt-clock/ HELP US GET A NEW DEBT CLOCK: https://www.taxpayer.com/donate/trudeau-broke-the-debt-clock Deep Dive – Our Naughty and Nice ...

    2020-12-24

  5. #41 INTERVIEW – Alberta MLA Drew Barnes

    Alberta MLA Drew Barnes is calling on “all Alberta politicians, including Alberta’s 34 members of Parliament, to take an immediate 20 per cent pay reduction.” Our Alberta Director Franco Terrazano interviewed Barnes. You can sign the PETITION calling on politicians to take pay cuts here: https://www.taxpayer.com/petitions/top-bureaucrats-need-to-take-a-20-per-cent-pay-cut Read the Op-Eds: https://calgarysun.com/opinion/columnists/guest-opinion-more-ucp-mlas-need-to-speak-out-against-a-pst https://edmontonsun.com/opinion/columnists/amidst-another-lockdown-albertas-politicians-need-to-take-a-pay-cut ...

    2020-12-17