FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 20, 2016
TRUDEAU MOVING AHEAD WITH HARPER’S MASSIVE HEALTH CARE CUTS
OTTAWA — Today New Democrats criticized the Liberal government for moving ahead with Stephen Harper’s planned cuts to provincial health transfers. Recently, Quebec’s Health Minister sounded the alarm that the Liberals are planning to slash annual health transfer increases by half next year – taking $1.1 billion out of the health care system in the first year alone.