The Majority: Harper's performance bonus

Stenson, Fred
June 2011
Alberta Views;Jun2011, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p16
The article offers the author's insights on Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, who won majority of the seats in the Parliament. The author is critical on the performance bonus awarded to Harper, despite the increased spending, the removal of national women's program, and the failure to act on climate change. He also points out that the tendency of people to forget is the focus of the election, in which Canadians only remember the National Energy Program (NEP) and the Sponsorship Scandal.


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