Parents on Welfare group meets with Adrian Dix

News Release: June 5, 2012

Parents and grandparents tell Dix:  “We’re not begging, just asking for justice”

Raise welfare rates to a liveable level, build social housing that people on welfare and basic old age pension can afford, and stop clawing back 100% of earnings and child support payments.  That’s what nine parents and one grandparent on income assistance told NDP Leader Adrian Dix and MLA Jenny Kwan today at Strathcona Community Centre. 

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