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Region needs more political leadership, CEO tells 4Front Atlantic conference

October 8, 2011

The Atlantic region lacks the political leadership needed to grapple with its growing list of economic and fiscal issues, says one of Nova Scotia’s top industry titans.

And if that is not addressed, adds John Risley, the region’s host of significant problems will only lead to crisis.

“Are we going to continue to rely on Ontario and Saskatchewan and the other ‘have’ provinces to send money our way? I don’t think so,” he said on Friday.

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New Brunswick Business Journal
October 8, 2011

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