Also, Ontario collects less revenue per capita and spends less per capita than other provinces. Alberta has far higher per capita spending than Ontario, and any other province other than NL. Alberta could be banking over $1000 per capita annually in resource revenue that it instead chooses to blow on current consumption.Low tax? Are you kidding me? The federal taxes alone make Canada and all provinces included a highly taxed country. Albertan taxes are high - they are just not as stupidly high as other provinces.
Prior to NDP coming to power Alberta had a nice heritage fund and very little debt. Obviously now that has changed. This year portion of debt will be repaid, heritage fund will be added to, and Alberta will continue propping up bankrupts out east. What else do you want?
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