Nova Scotia's quest for energy efficiency, along with the wisdom of the Liberal government on energy matters, will be on trial before the Utilities and Review Board this coming week.
Nova Scotia politics
While it may be premature to pen Peter MacKay's political obituary, it's never too early to assess his accomplishments -- and otherwise -- to date.
The Nova Scotia Liberal government was presented with a regulatory process to gain public trust and move the fish-farm industry forward. What happened to promises of consultation and transparency?
In his new book, "Rise Again: Nova Scotia's NDP on the Rocks," former NDP MLA Howard Epstein offers his assessment on the fortunes of Darrell Dexter's New Democrats in Nova Scotia.
What led to the Nova Scotia NDP's fall from power in 2013? In this revealing text, Howard Epstein suggests the path to defeat was set well before the party's 2009 victory.
As a recent CBC Nova Scotia news investigation on campaign financing shows, we still need journalism -- especially publicly funded, public interest journalism.
The whole security system at the Legislature needs to be reviewed in order to ensure the broadest public participation possible. This is the people's house; there is no "us" and "them."
Atlantic Institute for Market Studies supporters piled on in the film tax credit debate, declaring the government cannot subsidize industries -- except, of course, when the industries are theirs.
While cutting Nova Scotia's film tax credit may magically make the books appear closer to balance, it will also dismantle the yellow brick road to prosperity the government claims it's building.
The Nova Scotia budget tabled this week is without vision. With debt-to-GDP declining and interest rates at a historical low, this budget is a missed opportunity.