ISAC's Media & Policy News: 19 July 2017

July 20, 2017

The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world. 

Top stories include: 

Federal Ombudsman investigating if women and kids living in shelters are getting CCB and WITB:

Finance Minister Morneau proposes tax changes to close loopholes for wealthy:

Renovation of Ontario housing co-ops put on hold due to federal government demands:

Feds look to shore up OAS to prevent fraud, mistakes:

Extended EI benefits in hard-hit regions surpass budgeted expectations as program ends:

Challenging the Wage Gap: Canadian women still earn less than men:

Rise of income inequality in Canada "almost exclusive" to major cities: Study:

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