Feb 13, 2023
By Christine Ross
Saying it’s far less than they’d been asking for, Canada’s Premiers have agreed to accept the healthcare deal offered to them by the Prime Minister.
The Premiers feel the funding — totalling $46.2 billion in new money doesn’t address all of their concerns, so they still plan to push Trudeau on addressing certain aspects such as long-term challenges.
The 10-year, $196 billion dollars deal offered last week includes increases to the Canada Health Transfer as well as 25 billion for bilateral deals tailored to each province and territory’s health-care system’s needs.
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