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Good News on Booze: Alcohol Red Tape Cuts a Success

SecondStreet.org research shows that the decision by provincial governments to allow restaurants to sell alcohol with takeout and delivery orders resulted in few violations. This is an example that shows cutting red tape can be helpful, so we should do it more.

INTERVIEW: SecondStreet.org Speaks With Great.com

SecondStreet.org sat down with Great.com’s Danielle Riberio to discuss our research into the sad reality that thousands of Canadians die each year while waiting for health services from the government.

City hall’s finances aren’t so dire

I called up my friend Tracy Johnson recently and asked her a simple question, “how would you like it if your business saw a 6 per cent drop in revenues?”

Waiting lists unnecessarily long

“It really upsets me I can’t cuddle my grandchildren or pick them up or look after them even for half an hour … because I can’t chase after them, I can’t move fast…”