Refugee Health Cuts Canada

Bureaucrats Scrambled To Save Some Refugee Health Benefits

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.09.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Civil servants in the Department of Citizenship and Immigration had to scramble to make the case for preserving some refugee health-care bene...

Saskatchewan Is Allowed Strippers, But There's a Catch

Ross Macnab | Posted 01.26.2013 | Canada Politics
Ross Macnab

The lifting of the stripper ban in Saskatchewan. But wait. Not so fast. Saskatchewan won't completely lose its peculiar culture. We will simply express our peculiarity in a different, and more amusing way. Get this: our strippers won't be allowed to show everything.

Harper Supports Malala, Shuns her Sisters Worldwide

Rachel Décoste | Posted 01.21.2013 | Canada Politics
Rachel Décoste

Prime Minister Stephen Harper hopped on the Malala Yousafzai bandwagon by signing a petition to nominate the schoolgirl for the Nobel Peace prize. But Harper's singular gesture will never buy respect from the advocates of fairness, equality and human decency. Only policy reversals can deliver that miracle. Only policy reversals can deliver that miracle.

Opposition Grills Tories Over Health Policy Flip-Flop

CBC | Posted 09.04.2012 | Canada

A notice of looming cuts to health services for refugees was mailed to more than 104,000 beneficiaries — including about 14,000 the federal governme...

Opps! Last-Minute Backtrack On Health Cuts

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.02.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Conservatives were forced to amend their policy on cutting off benefits for refugee claimants just forty-eight hours before it came into ...