ISAC's Media & Policy News: 29 September 2017

Posted
September 29, 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:

Stats on homelessness in Timmins, Cochrane, Hearst and Moosonee shared at summit: Low social assistance shelter rates a fundamental problem:
http://www.timminspress.com/2017/09/27/latest-district-stats-on-homelessness-shared-at-summit

Ontario is complicit in precarious employment: https://www.thestar.com/news/queenspark/2017/09/27/ontario-is-complicit-in-precarious-employment-cohn.html

Province tries to allay business fears over minimum wage hike:
https://www.thestar.com/news/queenspark/2017/09/28/province-tries-to-allay-business-fears-over-minimum-wage-hike.html

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