The Blacklist: Why NS Business fears government – Part 2

NO...NO...PLEASE DON'T!!!! This is what I got back after asking to include a couple of paragraphs from a private email response to yesterday's blog in today's edition.  It is from a well known figure in business circles in the province. They had written to share their concerns over a government practice responsible for hobbling our ability to attract …

Why Nova Scotia Business Fears Government – Part 1

Business in Nova Scotia is afraid. Yes, afraid to speak up on important issues of public policy in our province. Why? Because there is legitimate concern their business might be shut out of what has evolved into our alternate economy. The economy of government expenditure. For some business, speaking out against it could be crippling. …

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Hey, welcome to my new blog. For the last couple of years I've been able to vent my spleen on issues on my radio program Maritime Morning. That all came to an end in November when Rogers traded me in for the NHL. Today, while tooling around Halifax listening to Jian Ghomeshi, I heard a …