New Democratic Leader Ryan Meili promised today to introduce several measures to increase government transparency and accountability. Years of Sask Party corruption, collusion and shady backroom deals have eroded the public’s trust in government and seen millions of taxpayer dollars mismanaged and wasted.
While Scott Moe continues to ignore calls for a public inquiry into the GTH scandal, his candidates have been saying the opposite – supporting Ryan Meili and the rest of the province when it comes to the need for a public inquiry:
Today Sask. Party leader Scott Moe desperately tried to shed his reputation of jacking electricity prices for everyday people and businesses in Saskatchewan. His one-year plan to reduce power rates is a big change in direction from the Sask. Party’s long history of making life more expensive for Saskatchewan families.
Scott Moe and the Sask. Party want people to accept that their steady-as-she-goes, status-quo plan is good enough. But the facts are, under the Sask Party:
Today essential workers who kept us safe and helped get Saskatchewan through the pandemic are getting a measly $0.13 raise from Scott Moe and the Sask. Party.
After years of Sask. Party cuts to education, Saskatchewan New Democrats committed to investing, now, to cut classroom sizes and hire the much-needed teachers, education assistants, and support staff for our schools.
Saskatchewan NDP Leader Ryan Meili visited Prince Albert today - the day after the Saskatchewan election was launched - with a promise to invest in the people of Prince Albert and area, and stand against the Sask. Party’s agenda of austerity and cuts.
NDP Leader Ryan Meili committed today to bring tax fairness to Saskatchewan by introducing a wealth tax of 1% on those with net worth of over $15 million. This measure would bring in $120 million annually to the General Revenue Fund to help pay for: