The BC government has announced a Core Review of itself. Select highlights, and translations:
Confirming government’s core responsibilities and eliminating programs that could provide better service at less cost through alternative service delivery models
Translation: That’s privatization! Step right up,
select friends of the B.C. Liberal Party entrepreneurs ! Government assets ARE ON SALE NOW AT DISCOUNT PRICES!
Ensure public-sector management wage levels are appropriate while recognizing the need for leaders who can positively impact the effectiveness and productivity of public-sector agencies.
Translation: We will squeeze the rank and file to the bone, but continue to pay CEOs lavishly. Because, takers and makers, bitch. Neener, neener.