Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
No. of Recommendations: 1
These are not the Liberals of the '90s that got us out of the Tory mess from the '80s (I'm being liberal with the dates).


Completely agree that this is not Paul Martin at the helm however the tried and true rule is that you are allowed one year to blame it on the previous government and after that you get to wear it. They have several months to go yet.

Paul Martin had a far tougher situation as we were up to our eyebrows in Mulroney debt and interest rates were murder. Neither is true of the current situation. Commentary is that a balanced budget will depend more on the economy and far less on government actions.

I am far more worried about provincial and personal debt than I am about this relatively small amount ... can't believe I just said that but it is true. }};-$

Print the post  


What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.