Thomas Mulcair at odds with reality

Blog, Commentary, Energy, Marco Navarro-Genie

Federal NDP leader Thomas Mulcair, like Dalton McGuinty, is fond of blaming Alberta’s oil industry for supposedly hurting manufacturing in Central Canada.

These numbers StatsCan released today show the opposite:

Manufacturing sales increased 1.9% in March to $49.7 billion, the largest advance since September 2011. The gain was led by the petroleum and coal products industry.