Mar 12, 2014 – News Today

Harvey Enchin: Middle class doing just fine, thank you very much

The latest data from Statistics Canada drives a stake through the heart of the claim that the middle class is in crisis. That middle income earners are growing poorer, are drowning in debt and haven’t the means to spend to support economic growth is a key message Liberal leader Justin Trudeau delivered to party supporters last weekend, with the help of a fictional character he created to illustrate his point. The belief the middle class is being hollowed out is held equally dear by NDP leader Thomas Mulcair and his followers, held as firm as his conviction that Canada suffers from Dutch disease. Read More