Apr 30 2017
"I'm proud that, we as a government, we're investing $11.5 billion more in health care generally throughout the system".
Ontario's budget includes a number of measures meant to help the province's indigenous communities access education and justice, among other things.
Tory, as it appears his pleas for firm commitments from the province for hundreds of millions of dollars to help fix his city's crumbling social housing and fund new transit lines went unheard.
This plan introduces a comprehensive package of measures to help more people find affordable homes, as well as increase supply, protect buyers and renters, and bring stability to the real estate market.
The budget includes an increase of $518 million in hospital funding, a three-per-cent boost. And it will increase the food allowance for residents of long-term care homes by six per cent.
"Many of them may be on contract up to until that point".
"We've locked in those rates over long periods of time to minimize volatility and risk", he said.
"If I'm a young person maybe this will impact me but it won't impact my parents", Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath said.
The government, which has also been pushing for a national pharmacare plan, says it will be the first program of its kind anywhere in Canada.
Francesca Dobbyn, executive director of the United Way of Bruce Grey, said she was happy to see the province increase the minimum salary people need to earn - from $25,000 to $35,000 - before they have to start paying off the provincial portion of their Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) loans.
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Duterte says he won't raise sea feud win vs. China in summit
Prime minister Malcolm Turnbull is scheduled to meet Mr Trump in the USA next week. "Nobody tells me what to do or what to say". Asked if other ASEAN countries wanted the arbitral ruling mentioned in the statement, Duterte said: "It can not be an issue...
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The budget promises an extra $9 billion for hospital construction projects over 10 years, and announced newly approved hospital construction projects in Niagara, Windsor, Hamilton, Mississauga and the Weeneebayko hospital replacement project in northern Ontario, as well as a new $2.5 million for the planning of an expansion to the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto.
When asked if the province has the money for afford a plan of this size, Sousa was steadfast.
Ensuring that narrative gets out there in time for the June 7, 2018 election is essential to Wynne's re-election hopes. "It was already in the budget, it was already at the printer, when the NDP came up with the idea on Sunday", he said.
The program will cover common childhood medications including antibiotics, asthma inhalers, diabetes medication, attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder medication.
"Caregivers endure significant costs to their own health, including high levels of stress and burn-out as a result of the challenges associated with caring for a loved one", said Wanda Morris, VP of Advocacy for CARP, who has been advocating for more caregiver respite support, among other financial supports.
The last time there was no shortfall in the provincial treasury was 2008 - just before the global financial crisis that led to the biggest recession since the Great Depression nearly 90 years ago.
The new pharmacare plan, officially titled OHIP+: Children and Youth Pharmacare, was announced on Thursday as Finance Minister Charles Sousa delivered the provincial Liberal's budget.
"College education will be pivotal to Ontario's success as accelerating automation and new innovations transform the economy", Franklin said. You need to have a plan that consolidates these eight different plans and provides the best coverage possible.
The plan is skilful politics (we'll get to what sort of policy it is momentarily).
Fedeli said the plan means children of millionaires will have their prescription drugs covered.
Apr 30 2017
Andy Murray books place in Barcelona Open quarter-finals
Murray accepted a late wildcard for Barcelona after his third-round defeat by Spaniard Ramos-Vinolas in Monte Carlo on Thursday. Sugita is the first lucky loser to reach an ATP quarterfinal since Lucas Pouille reached the final four past year in Rome.
Apr 29 2017
Shoe companies pass on endorsement deal with ex-UCLA PG Ball
His sons, Lonzo , LiAngelo and LaMelo have all been the top prospects in each of their respective recruiting classes. We take a look at some of Ball's college stats, including his surprisingly low free throw percentage.
Apr 29 2017
Trump Picks Anti-Abortion Activist for Top HHS Post
Yoest-who began her career working for Ronald Reagan and, later, worked as an advisor for former Arkansas Gov. On AUL's website, Yoest is referred to as " public enemy no. 1 " of abortion rights organizations.
Apr 29 2017
Washington Redskins use 17th pick to take DE Jonathan Allen of Alabama
Quick take: Nobody dreamed Allen would slide this far, but a run on QBs and concern about Allen's shoulders pushed him down. But concerns about a shoulder injury apparently hurt him Thursday, putting him within reach of the Redskins at 17th.
Apr 29 2017
BC election: Key developments from Day 14
Prince says Horgan has likely been told to tone it down heading into Wednesday's debate and to be clear about his message. According to a Postmedia-financed snapshot by Mainstreet Research, Horgan was favoured by 33 percent, whereas B.C.
Apr 28 2017
Hot Switch sales boost Nintendo sales, trim quarterly loss
Incredibly, that includes 3.84 million copies of the Switch's flagship launch title, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. In the next financial year, however, Nintendo expects zero Wii U hardware sales - after all, it's now ceased production.
Apr 28 2017
Senate interrogates Babachir Thursday
He added the suspended SGF's absence at the investigative hearing is a deliberate choice because the panel has done enough to give him fair hearing in the matter.
Apr 28 2017
PulteGroup, Inc. (PHM) Rating Reiterated by Wedbush
This is the price at which the trader or investor wants to exit his existing position so he can realize the most reward. The stock as of last trading session moved 31.48% up from its 52 week low and was -7.08% behind its 52 week high.
Apr 28 2017
Aaron Hernandez Spent A 'Great Deal Of Time' With Alleged Prison Boyfriend
In other developments Wednesday, a MA judge scheduled arguments on a request to vacate Hernandez's conviction in the Lloyd case. The Globe reports the heightened security measures are part of a prison-wide search for drugs and other contraband.
Apr 28 2017
Russian heptathlete stripped of Beijing 2008 bronze
The saga has also taken an emotional toll, with Sotherton adding: "My mum when I spoke to her this morning was really emotional". On Monday, nearly nine years after the Beijing Games, she got a call to tell her that she had been upgraded to a bronze medal.
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