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From: Equal as Citizens


1990s. Looks at the emergence of a counter to the Welfare State built on two tennents self-help through entrepreneurship and economic efficiency through intergovernmental cooperation using the Maritimes as a prinvincial analysis, looks at federal budgets and getting out of the deficiet. Looks at the neo-conservative thinking of getting to a point of provincial self-reliance in the hands of a liberal government



Richard Starr

RICHARD STARR has worked as a journalist, public servant, broadcaster, political staffer and policy adviser. He is author of numerous newspaper and magazine articles, and two works of non fiction. A lifelong student of Maritime history, Starr is married to playwright and former MP Wendy Lill. They live in Dartmouth.