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TORONTO – The pay gap between men and women in Ontario is getting worse and will continue to do so without government involvement, says a Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) report...
April 15, 2014 | National Office, Ontario Office
OTTAWA—A new analysis of the 86 wealthiest Canadian residents reveals they have so much money they could buy the province of New Brunswick and still have cash to spare, says the Canadian Centre for...
April 3, 2014 | National Office
OTTAWA—Une nouvelle analyse du groupe que constitue les 86 résidents les plus fortunés du Canada démontre qu'ils sont si riches qu'ils pourraient acheter la province du Nouveau-Brunswick, et ce, sans...
April 3, 2014 | National Office
Halifax—Another new government and another opportunity to consider what the next four years and beyond will bring for Nova Scotians. It is critical for Nova Scotians to hold our governments...
March 19, 2014 | Nova Scotia Office
TORONTO – Ontario's labour market woes can't be blamed on a recession hangover – the underlying trouble is a long-term, seismic shift that requires new policy answers, says a report by the Canadian...
March 14, 2014 | Ontario Office
OTTAWA— Canada’s retirement income system may work well for the mutual fund industry but it’s failing individual Canadians, says a study released today by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives...
March 11, 2014 | National Office
Halifax—When the Nova Scotia legislature reconvenes on Friday the government will introduce legislation to deal with the home support workers’ strike that is set to begin on Friday. While we don’t...
February 27, 2014 | Nova Scotia Office
(Victoria) The BC government missed an opportunity to address British Columbians’ growing economy insecurity in a weak job market with the 2014 budget, says Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives...
February 18, 2014 | BC Office
OTTAWA— The 2014-15 federal budget contains the largest annual spending cuts to date, says the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA). There are $14 billion worth of spending cuts announced...
February 11, 2014 | National Office
OTTAWA— The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) warns a so-called “do-nothing” federal budget is anything but, and is likely to worsen Canada’s slowing economy. The CCPA’s 2014 Alternative...
February 5, 2014 | National Office
OTTAWA— Le Centre canadien pour les politiques alternatives (CCPA) met en garde: un budget fédéralsoi-disant neutre risque plutôt d'aggraver le ralentissement de l’économie canadienne. L’Alternative...
February 5, 2014 | National Office
Regina — A Living Wage for Regina would amount to $16.46 per hour based on a new report released by the Saskatchewan Office of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. The report, A Living Wage...
January 31, 2014 | Saskatchewan Office
OTTAWA—Eighty-six percent of Canadian families would gain no benefit from the proposed Conservative income splitting plan, says a new study released today by the Canadian Centre for Policy...
January 28, 2014 | National Office
Ottawa – Quatre-vingt-six pourcent (86%) des familles Canadiennes ne bénéficieront en rien du fractionnement du revenu que le gouvernement fédéral entend mettre en place selon une étude publiée...
January 28, 2014 | National Office
TORONTO – Today’s recommendation by the province’s Minimum Wage Advisory Panel to tie the province’s minimum wage to cost of living increases is both welcome news and unfinished business, said Trish...
January 27, 2014 | Ontario Office

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