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Statement by Rick Smith on passage of Bill C-377

June 30, 2015

  Today, Bill C-377 passed Third Reading in the Senate after the Conservative government shut down debate. If there was any doubt this anti-labour “Private Member’s Bill” didn't have the full backing of the Harper government that has been put the rest. Read more

Fiscal Austerity Causing Long Term Economic Damage

June 27, 2015

While Canada's short term economic prospects are pretty gloomy, longer term projections are even worse. A major reason is that policy-makers here and in all of the advanced industrial countries have been content to settle for a very slow recovery which undermines our longer-term economic potential. Read more


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