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by JAMESKROMM
Sat Sep 19, 2020 11:02 pm
Forum: Food For Thought?
Topic: Guaranteed basic income tops policy priorities for Liberal caucus at upcoming convention
Replies: 7
Views: 207

Re: Guaranteed basic income tops policy priorities for Liberal caucus at upcoming convention

Further to the disincentive to working issue, of course current social programs continue to exacerbate the work ethic, but the GAI proposal looks to vastly expand on the problem. Those who are currently funded by the menagerie of social programs are a wash. Pay me with the left hand, pay me with the...
by JAMESKROMM
Thu Sep 17, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: Food For Thought?
Topic: Guaranteed basic income tops policy priorities for Liberal caucus at upcoming convention
Replies: 7
Views: 207

Re: Guaranteed basic income tops policy priorities for Liberal caucus at upcoming convention

Very intriguing concept John, but this needs to be fully costed, before I can jump on the bandwagon. Eliminating EI/CPP premiums for instance, is a huge number. The majority of people are employed, and have the ability to fund these two programs. Certainly, the elimination of a multitude of social p...