Please Urge Ontario Political Leaders to Keep Their Promise to End Poverty in Ontario by Taking Decisive Action

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This video presents “Ontario Coalition Against Poverty Protests” in Ontario, Canada:

  • 30 000 protesters gathered to protest liberal policies at a rally organized by the Ontario Coalition Against Poverty
  • Jannen Belbeck reports”

In the following letter, both Poverty Free Ontario and Put Food in the Budget is asking for our help:

  • to urge our political leaders to keep their word to address poverty:
    • In 2009, all three Ontario political parties voted for legislation to reduce poverty

  • now that the Ontario Budget has been set for May 2, 2013, we have only a few more days to make our voices heard:
    • Please send a letter to your MPP with copies to the Premier Kathleen Wynne and Opposition Leaders Tim Hudak, and Andrea Horwath  via the following link urging Ontario Budget as the 2013 Ontario provincial budget negotiation process unfolds:

Dear Friend,

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“Let’s Vote for a Poverty Free Ontario”: New Date for Election Sign Blitz is September 15, 2011

This is an update to my previous blog Please Support “Let’s Vote For a Poverty Free Ontario” on September 13, 2011.

Please note that Interfaith Social Assistance Reform Coalition’s (ISARC ‘s) new date for the election sign blitz is September 15, 2011.

Poverty Free Ontario reports the following economic set-up for permanent poverty in Ontario, and what are required to reduce the poverty rate to 4% or lower :

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