The fact that the Harper government is giving people at least 10 years to prepare for two years of life without an important source of income, hardly makes it OK.
If you're wealthy and healthy, this budget's for you. For the rest of us, welcome to the 1930s -- with ever-lower taxes on the wealthy and corporations, and fewer supports for the middle class.
The Parliamentary Budget Office just issued a report saying that, contrary to Conservative claims, the OAS and other elderly benefits are sustainable, long-term.
Last December, Caracas hosted the inaugural meeting of CELAC, a new organization that includes 33 countries in the Americas but notably excludes Canada and the United States.
The numbers and politics behind Harper's proposed changes to Old Age Security.
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Mar 14, 2010
Al Green Theatre at the Miles Nadal JCC
750 Spadina Avenue (southwest corner of Bloor/Spadina)Toronto
Canada43° 39' 59.9004" N, 79° 24' 13.716" W
Venue Partner Al Green Theatre and MP Olivia Chow present Gemini award winning film House Calls plus a forum on affordable and comprehensive home care.