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When are our federal, provincial and municipal politicians going to acknowledge they've created a public-sector monster the private sector can't afford?
A new study by the Fraser Institute reveals what a monster it's become.
It says that in 2015, the last year for which statistics are available, the public sector workforce in Ontario, at 1.3 million employees, accounted for almost one in five workers (18.7%).
Further, these public sector employees are the "haves", compared to the 65.6% of private-sector workers, and 15.7% who are self-employed, who are the "have nots."