Here’s What the Federal Government is Planning To Do About Poverty

The idea that your life could get to such a point where you need to rely on government assistance or the generosity of others, while humbling, is also depressing to think about.

Poverty is still a serious problem in Canada today. While government is not always the ideal solution to every problem, the federal government is taking action to do something about it.

Federal Social Development Minister Jean Yves Duclos announced this week he is introducing Bill C-87, the Reduction of Poverty Act, to take several measures on poverty reduction.

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