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Tell Your MP to Support Pharmacare!

Parliament will be voting on the Canada Pharmacare Act - Bill C-213 - on February 24, 2021. This legislation will not move forward unless 170 MPs vote in favor of C-213. No doubt, there are MPs getting push back from big pharmaceutical and private insurance companies that are against a universal, public, comprehensive and accessible pharmacare system in Canada. [...]

By |2021-02-19T15:55:10-03:30February 19th, 2021|

Crisis Looms for Hundreds of Thousands Who Face a ‘Benefit Cliff’ as COVID-19 Recovery and EI Benefits Start to Run Out March

Workers in the hundreds of thousands are stressed out as they face an imminent financial crisis. Canada’s special COVID-19 measures for EI and Recovery Benefits will soon run out for many. There are only 3 bi-weekly payments remaining for many workers and the government has failed to tell us what will happen next. The Federal [...]

By |2021-02-19T13:05:59-03:30February 19th, 2021|

URGENT – Parliament Voting Next Week on Pharmacare!

Next Week, Parliament will be voting on the Canada Pharmacare Act- C213 Support for the Canada Pharmacare Act - Bill C-213 - has been gaining momentum. Now we need YOUR support to pass it! Parliament will be voting on Bill C-213 next week. This legislation will not be moving forward unless 170 [...]

By |2021-02-17T15:17:47-03:30February 17th, 2021|

CD Howe Report – Out Dated and Ill Advised

In response to the latest CD Howe report on the province’s fiscal situation. It comes as no surprise that these economists have but one solution to offer; enact austerity measures and cut program spending. Their saga continues that Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) has been spending too much on public services. Our revenue base of yore, [...]

By |2021-02-05T18:10:27-03:30February 5th, 2021|
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