Entries by Megan Yarema from 07/2012

Why the Atlantic Provinces are Concerned About EI

| Posted 07.24.2012 | Canada Politics

News of the changes to EI left Nova Scotia Premier Darrell Dexter, host of the upcoming Council of the Federation meeting, concerned that people will be pushed away from these critical industries causing them to suffer. Some argue that seasonal industries in the Atlantic Provinces, employing almost 20,000 people, are expected to be disproportionately affected.