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Big promises, small government : doing less with less in the BC Liberal new era

Author: George M Abbott
Publisher: Vancouver ; Toronto : UBC Press, [2020] ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The BC Liberal Party, under Gordon Campbell, won a massive majority in 2001 on the strength of its New Era electoral platform. On his first day in office, Campbell fulfilled the party's campaign pledge to dramatically reduce personal income taxes in British Columbia. "Big Promises, Small Government" demonstrates the integral relationship between effective tax policy and sustainable social programs. In this  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Abbott, George M., 1952-
Big promises, small government.
Vancouver ; Toronto : UBC Press, 2020
(OCoLC)1145701289
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George M Abbott
ISBN: 0774864877 9780774864879
OCLC Number: 1145108766
Description: xvii, 259 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: George M. Abbott.

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Big Promises, Small Government tells the inside story of what happened when Gordon Campbell's government dramatically cut taxes, demonstrating the need to understand the consequences before taking  Read more...

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