Budget 2024

April 16 budget must prioritize growth 

Goldy Hyder shares his disappointment after the government failed to provide clear guidance on when Canadians can expect borders to safely reopen for non-Canadian citizens. His statement on the federal government’s Phase 1 of easing travel restrictions was featured in a story by CBC.

“A transparent plan with clear benchmarks to reopen travel would be a powerful tool for encouraging Canadians to get fully vaccinated. The Council is disappointed that the government hasn’t seen fit to tell Canadians what they can look forward to as the vaccination campaign rolls on.”