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Economic bright spots no justification for increased government spending in Ontario

There’s some recent evidence that Ontario’s economy is igniting and may be poised to once again become Canada’s economic engine.Indeed, Canada’s major banks have released forecasts that Ontario will lead the country in economic growth this year. The unemployment rate in Ontario is the lowest it’s been in 16 years and is also well below the national average. The stronger economy, with accompanying increases in tax revenue, was a major factor in the province balancing its budget this year.  The urge to celebrate has been infectious in Ontario’s government and the improving economy is now a justification in driving the

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