Government policies are making a bad economic situation worse


Stephanie has had many columns published in Calgary newspapers over the past few years. In this column, she explains how government policies have taken a bad situation (Calgary's current economic struggles) and made it worse.

"U.S. President Ronald Reagan once quipped that the nine most terrifying words in the English language are 'I’m from the government and I’m here to help.'

 Unfortunately for Calgarians, Reagan’s comment is currently playing out in our fine city. Government policies aimed to help our economy have actually made things worse. To rectify the situation, and play a positive role in our city’s economic recovery, our elected officials need to reverse course on several decisions and pay more attention to what our city actually needs...(keep reading - click here)