Originally Posted by pzabby
many people argue that the conservatives are better for the economy than the liberals. however i do recall that the liberals had a 14 billion dollar surplus for canada one year while the conservatives have slowly turned that surplus to defecit. now can someone please explain to me, with this tidbit of info kept in mind, how the conservatives are better for the economy than the liberals??
The conservatives very quickly turned the surplus into a deficit. My biggest concern is whether too much power gets handed over to the banks, with mergers being allowed. Both parties have appeared to be amenable to allowing that if they have a majority. And that could be disastrous.