Yes of course it s. My home province has 60% of all daycare spaces, turition half the national average and many other programs all paid with Alberta oil money. Come to our RLQ event on April 16, 2011 to hear more.
Graeme Hamilton: Quebec, tired of being portrayed as a freeloader, demands more
Graeme Hamilton Mar 21, 2011
Among the hundreds of pages of documents tabled last week to support the 2011-12 Quebec budget, one booklet was aimed squarely at readers outside the province.
Under the title, Update on Federal Transfers, it contained a seemingly contradictory message. On the one hand, Quebec does not appreciate being depicted as a sponge that soaks up federal money to fund generous social programs not offered elsewhere; on the other hand, Quebec would like billions more dollars from Ottawa, please.