Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Why a Canadian Basic Income Is Inevitable

OPINION: Basic Income mean a stipend paid to families or individuals without the many conditions and rules that govern existing income assistance programs. It is most valuable to people in the middle class and those hoping to join them. At the same time, government finances make Basic Income an increasingly attractive option. A recent report by the Parliamentary Budget Office emphasizes the unsustainability of provincial budgets compared to the fiscal strength of the federal government. Read More