Archive for category Family and Community Participation

Watch group says Canada muzzles scientists

Posted by on Wednesday, 8 October, 2014

http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/federal-government-scientists-muzzled-by-media-policies-report-suggests-1.2791650


Olivia Chow proposes nutrition program for student; funds would come from an increase to land transfer tax for homes over $2 million

Posted by on Friday, 12 September, 2014

CBC: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/chow-floats-land-transfer-tax-boost-to-fund-school-nutrition-1.2753175

CTV News: http://toronto.ctvnews.ca/olivia-chow-vows-to-increase-land-transfer-tax-on-luxury-homes-1.1988059#

Globe and Mail: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/toronto/chow-says-she-would-boost-land-transfer-tax-on-expensive-homes/article20301364/

Inside Toronto: http://www.insidetoronto.com/news-story/4820078-chow-pushes-post-labour-day-campaign-in-progressive-direction/

National Post: http://news.nationalpost.com/2014/09/02/olivia-chow-promises-to-pay-for-nutrition-programs-and-bus-services-by-raising-land-transfer-tax-for-homes-over-2m/

Now Toronto: http://www.nowtoronto.com/news/story.cfm?content=199424

Oye! Times: http://www.oyetimes.com/news/canada/69922-chow-to-boost-land-transfer-tax-to-pay-for-transit-school-nutrition

Toronto Sun: http://www.torontosun.com/2014/09/02/olivia-chow-proposes-to-raise-land-transfer-tax

Torontoist: http://torontoist.com/2014/09/olivia-chow-proposes-land-transfer-tax-hike-expanded-nutritional-programs-for-kids/


Canadian families’ largest expense: taxes

Posted by on Tuesday, 12 August, 2014

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/top-business-stories/sandwich-canadians-far-short-of-money-for-ideal-retirement-bmo/article19999873/


New CRA audit team targets charities

Posted by on Monday, 11 August, 2014

http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2014/08/10/foreignaid_charities_join_together_to_challenge_canada_revenue_agency_audits.html


Toronto Archbishop Collins calls for aid for Iraqi Christians

Posted by on Friday, 8 August, 2014

http://archdioceseoftoronto.blogspot.ca/2014/08/cardinal-collins-canada-can-do-more-to.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed:+blogspot/VHnXx+(Archdiocese+of+Toronto+Blog)


Former Toronto Mayor questions zoning process

Posted by on Thursday, 24 July, 2014

http://www.postcity.com/Eat-Shop-Do/Do/July-2014/Sewell-Why-are-rezonings-so-rarely-challenged-by-council/


Adequacy of Ontario Migrant-Worker bill questioned

Posted by on Monday, 14 July, 2014

http://www.catholicregister.org/home/canada/item/18067-well-intentioned-bills-on-migrant-workers-don-t-go-far-enough


Responsibility of Proposed Ontario Budget Questioned

Posted by on Monday, 14 July, 2014

http://www.torontosun.com/2014/07/14/budget-leaves-ontario-drowning-in-debt


Toronto CA Mayor Ford reported as disruptive, uncooperative at Rehab

Posted by on Thursday, 10 July, 2014

http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/rob-ford-disruptive-verbally-abusive-at-rehab-report-1.1905600


Praise for Canada court decision striking down ban on refugee healthcare

Posted by on Saturday, 5 July, 2014

http://www.thestar.com/opinion/editorials/2014/07/04/federal_court_rightly_strikes_down_harpers_refugee_healthcare_cuts_editorial.html