Does Canada’s new child-care plan go far enough?

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by pnationtalk on June 16, 2017455 Views

Credits: CBC News

Published on Jun 12, 2017
Ottawa and the provinces have struck a deal on early learning and child care. The federal government is pledging $7 billion over the next 10 years, with the aim of opening up 40,000 spaces for Indigenous people, low-income families and single parents. Bethany Grady of the Childcare Resource and Research Unit, weighs on whether what’s proposed is enough.

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