"Despite appearances, the government is confirming its lack of vision and is abandoning the worse-off.
"The measures are the equivalent of a Band-Aid on a giant, gaping wound. For the victims of the recession - the men and women who have lost their jobs - it will drive them to despair."Danny Williams has the similar message for the Liberals:
Defeat PM over 'vindictive, nasty' budget, N.L. premier tells LiberalsREAD THE FINE PRINT
Until now, the program allowed provinces to pick different options each year and take the one that put them in the best financial position. Williams said the new budget removed that flexibility, and means a substantial drop in expected revenue.ENOUGH SAID!
"The impact in the province over the next three years is — according to our early calculations — at least a billion and a half dollars," Williams said.
SHOW HARPER THE DOOR ~ Harper closed the parliamentary door in December. Now its time to show Harper the door. The Harper government is vindictive & nasty, and those poison pills are still there. Stand on your principals.