mcdonalds-top-1024x697_thumb-1.jpg

WE'RE PROTECTING CANADIANS BY HOLDING THE POWERFUL ACCOUNTABLE

Journalism is an important public service. That’s why we’re prioritizing stories aimed at keeping Canadians safe and holding the powerful accountable.

hudak-magicthumb-1.png
hudak-magicthumb-1.png

The indispensable list of people slamming Tim Hudak’s “million jobs” gimmick

Updated May 24, 2014 Have you heard of the Ontario Progressive Conservative leader’s plan to create one million jobs while firing 100,000 public sector employees? Here’s the breakdown of Tim Hudak’s blueprint and what people are saying about his “one zillion million jobs” gimmick:   “Somehow, ‘balancing the budget’ would create 43,184 jobs. Not 43,000. Not even 43,180. 43,184. […]

May 16, 2014

Updated May 24, 2014

Have you heard of the Ontario Progressive Conservative leader’s plan to create one million jobs while firing 100,000 public sector employees?

Here’s the breakdown of Tim Hudak’s blueprint and what people are saying about his “one zillion million jobs” gimmick:

100000-fired.png

 

“Somehow, ‘balancing the budget’ would create 43,184 jobs. Not 43,000. Not even 43,180. 43,184. False precision much?”

 

Economist Andrew Leach, Alberta School of Business at the University of Alberta

“Admittedly, my math is…