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Originally posted 21 July 2016

There are three set of inter-governmental relations in Canada (excluding First Nations relations): federal-provincial; federal-municipal and provincial-municipal. Alberta scored an important victory earlier this year when a payment was made to the province for $253 million in recognition of a drop in the province’s tax revenue. ┬áThis relatively obscure federal fiscal stabilization program was last tapped by Alberta during the 1980s. Continue reading