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Bonita In The News: Are we ready for Canada’s biggest economic driver to get bigger?

We must recognize and value the essential labour of those who take care of us with crucial policy actions required to bring equity to the care economy.
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June 2

Liberals present the same empty plan for Canadians living with disabilities after a year of delay

NDP critic for Disability Inclusion Bonita Zarrillo made the following statement:
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May 20

People need help with affordability crisis, but Liberals and Conservatives care more about big oil and gas

OTTAWA – Earlier this week, the Liberals and Conservatives teamed up to vote down an NDP proposal to stop giving billions of taxpayer dollars to profitable oil and gas companies and instead reinvest that money in Canadians struggling to make ends meet. Families are struggling to pay bills and make ends meet as inflation has hit a 30-year high. “People are getting gouged at the pumps and seeing massive increases to the cost of groceries and housing,” said NDP MP Peter Julian...
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May 11

NDP advocates for support for Canadians living with disabilities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 10th, 2022
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May 10

Bonita In The News: NDP motion calling on Liberals to reintroduce disability benefit legislation passes House unanimously

Canada Disability Benefit legislation died when last federal election was called
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May 3

Canada Infrastructure Bank must serve people and help communities facing climate emergencies

 
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April 6

Federal infrastructure funding needs to live up to the times.

By Bonita Zarrillo, April 6, 2022
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