The Federal Governments Involvement

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The federal government should become more involved in the economy to ensure that all Canadians enjoy a high standard of living. In the recent months, the citizens of Canada have been faced with the detrimental aspects of the recession. Citizens are losing jobs and in turn struggling to survive in an environment which thrives on the success of its economy. Canadians are being more conscious of where they put their money and this has put a great strain on the economic growth of our nation. Numerous attempts have been made to help Canadians strengthen the economy in hopes of creating a higher standard of living but little has seemed to change. There is however, one familiar system that could drastically improve the Canadians economic system, the federal government. The federal government has a considerable impact on the Canadian populous as its role in Canada revolves mostly around the economic assessment of the nation. Managing the budgets and taxes, the government is the most knowledgeable source regarding the state of our economy. With the help of Canadian tax payers, the federal government funds essential programs in our society such as the RCMP, The Canadian Post and the Via Rail. These are just a few of the institutions initiate by the federal government that help Canadian citizens lead enjoyable and convenient lives. Conversely, these organizations play a minor role in society when facing a recession. They are not significant enough to create employment and restart the supply and demand system. The federal government, if more involved could generate new incentives to help lift its citizens out of their financial hardships. The federal government is responsible for managing the immigration and citizenship. The government’s rules regarding the employment of new Canadians and their educational opportunities is crucial to the economic state of immigrants and established Canadians as well. The federal government works to create equal job opportunities for all...
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