Report from the Legislature – April 04, 2019

The federal carbon tax has now been forced on Saskatchewan, adding uncertainty for individuals, families, businesses and communities. From the gas station to the grocery store and all across the province, Saskatchewan people are now being forced to absorb higher costs on just about everything including our power and energy bills. The federal government is […]

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Report from the Legislature – March 28, 2019

Members of the Legislative Assembly have been debating the 2019-20 Provincial Budget – a responsible and sustainable plan to balance the budget this year, and in the years to come. The debate, however, brought forward some questionable remarks from the NDP’s newest MLA who defended the former government’s closure of 176 schools and 52 hospitals […]

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Report from the Legislature – March 21, 2019

The 2019 Provincial Budget is a balanced budget – and it’s the right balance for Saskatchewan. It’s the right balance between keeping your taxes low and providing quality services for our children, families, and seniors. It’s the right balance between important investments in both urban and rural Saskatchewan. And it’s the right balance for building […]

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Report from the Legislature – March 14, 2019

From the Trudeau carbon tax and troublesome federal legislation such as Bill C-69, to the challenge of Canadian canola shipments being turned away at port in China, the spring sitting of the legislature is about standing up for Saskatchewan. We will keep standing up for Saskatchewan families and work hard to ensure our province and […]

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Report from the Legislature – March 07, 2019

Report from the Legislature March 7, 2019 The Saskatchewan Legislature is back in session. We are on track to deliver a balanced budget and committed to keep standing up for Saskatchewan, defending jobs and families across our great province. The economic outlook for Saskatchewan is strong. Jobs are up, unemployment is down and exports are […]

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Report from the Legislature – February 28, 2019

Your Saskatchewan Party government starts the spring sitting of the legislature with a commitment to stand up for Saskatchewan and move forward with plans to build a stronger economy, all while managing spending and keeping taxes low. Standing up for Saskatchewan means protecting the people and jobs that keep our province moving forward. This means […]

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Report from the Legislature – February 14, 2019

Saskatchewan has now seen strong job growth for six consecutive months. Saskatchewan’s year-over-year employment increased by 7,700 jobs from January 2018. The job gains were split between full-time and part-time increases, with full-time up 4,400 jobs and part-time up 3,200 jobs. This is encouraging to see in spite of economic headwinds we have been faced […]

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Report from the Legislature – January 31, 2019

Saskatchewan is a national leader in manufacturing sales and wholesale trade growth. This is an encouraging sign of our economic resilience. Coupled with strong job numbers, we can be optimistic that our economy will continue to grow and create opportunity for Saskatchewan people. Agriculture is a key driver of our economy and plays an essential […]

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Report from the Legislature – January 17, 2019

Saskatchewan is off to a strong start in 2019. Despite challenging world resource prices and national headwinds, Saskatchewan pulled through and created nearly 11,000 new jobs this past year. Our province has seen strong job gains for the fifth month in a row, and it’s particularly encouraging to see significant growth in full-time employment. Mosaic […]

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Report from the Legislature – January 03, 2019

A new year is a time for optimism and renewal – and here in Saskatchewan we see encouraging signs that our best days are still to come. Despite the challenges facing our energy sector, people continue to see Saskatchewan as a great place to live, work and invest. In addition to the 16,000 new jobs […]

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