B.C.'s Medical Services Plan premiums a regressive tax

| February 23, 2016


Artist: Redeye Collective
Title: BC’s Medical Services Plan premiums a regressive tax
Album: Redeye: Vancouver Cooperative Radio
Year: 2016
Genre: Public Affairs
Length: 0:10:32 minutes (9.65 MB)
Format: 44.1kHz, 128Kbps

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B.C.'s Medical Services Plan premiums a regressive tax

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B.C. is the only province that charges residents a flat tax to access health care. All over provinces fund health care through the tax system. A recent campaign calls for an end to MSP premiums. Edith MacHattie is a health-care worker and co-chair of the B.C. Health Coalition. She speaks with Redeye host Esther Hsieh.

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