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Minister of Finance Bill Morneau delivers the federal budget in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Wednesday March 22, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Liberal budget plan is failing

In listening to Finance Minister Bill Morneau deliver his government’s 2017 Budget, it’s clearly evident the minister and his government believe their plan is working.

Taxis on the streets in downtown Vancouver, March 7 2017. (Gerry Kahrmann/Postmedia Network)

Taking an Uber ride is a gamble

Gambling — popular, but also destructive. You're playing with fire when you enter a casino. As for economic benefits, the gambling industry doesn't really create wealth so much as redistribute it, although it's possible that it might offer benefits for local tourism. It reminds me of Uber.