Premier Prentice announces wage cut for cabinet members
Premier Jim Prentice has announced that members of his cabinet will be taking a 5% pay cut. He is also recommending that all MLA's do the same. Prentice has been saying that the government needs to find ways to save money in light of the fiscal challenges caused by low oil prices. He says it's important that politicians show leadership in a time of difficult financial circumstances. Alberta is facing a multi-billion dollar budget shortfall because of falling oil prices....