Bill Greenwood

The nanny state exists to take your money

When I browse the news, I routinely trip over numbers inserted into stories that just don’t seem to add up.

Bike lanes not needed, and a big waste of money

One of the local governance issues that keeps getting far more airtime than it can ever deserve is the concept of dedicated bike lanes on our streets. For council to waste any more time on this is beyond pointless.

U.S. government caused the flooding

When government agencies make policy decisions that result in disasters that cause millions of dollars in property damage and even loss of life, who is held responsible? Who should be held responsible and in what way?

Defined benefit pension plans don’t work

A few months back, I wrote about how the American battle between public sector unions and the taxpayers was poised to spill across the border into Canada.