CBC: Why limits on political donations don’t necessarily have to be subsidized by tax dollars

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March 11, 2017 | Richard Zussman

Quoted from the article:

When refuting Clark’s argument, the B.C. NDP likes to point east of the Rockies to Alberta, which, like B.C., provides tax credits to political donors and limits individual donations to $4,000 in a calendar year..

“When we look at Alberta, for example, where an NDP government introduced a cap, the taxpayers don’t pay any more money to fund the political system,” said NDP MLA David Eby.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/why-limits-on-political-donations-don-t-necessarily-have-to-be-subsidized-by-tax-dollars-1.4020377