Opinion Letters

LETTER: Paying taxes

The release of the Panama papers showed taxes being hidden away from various tax departments and mostly highly-paid people hiding money, who should have been kicking in their fair share.

LETTER: There are ways to improve

The Canadian government owns a central bank, which issues a floating non-convertible fiat currency and has maximum fiscal flexibility. The probability of default of federal debt in Canadian dollars is zero.

LETTER: Support for Pat

I would like to add my support of Pat Hehn, who has been the subject of some recent attacks and innuendo concerning work that she has done for the Orillia Police Services Board. I do not know Mrs. Hehn personally; but have long admired her work and her commitment to many social issues in our community.

LETTER: Thanks for the support

Many, many thanks to our MP, Bruce Stanton, and his team for their support and leadership in arranging a very successful roast beef dinner and silent auction on Sept. 8 on behalf of the Orillia and District Literacy Council. Thank you also to the Moose Lodge for providing a fine facility and to all the volunteers, sponsors and donors. And, of cours

LETTER: Garden challenge

With Thanksgiving coming up, it's got me thinking about some of my favourite things to do, especially with kids, for free, and with family.

Consider going green

Electricity is back in the news again and some believe that green jobs might be lost if the province doesn't enter into any new agreements for renewable energy.

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