Layton Outlines NDP Platform
On Sunday Jack Layton released the New Democrat election platform. It's a plan for more jobs, fewer rip-offs, better health care, and a cleaner environment. Its centerpiece: a unified Child Benefit that will give every middle-class and working family in Canada a raise.
Stephen Harper's priority this election is a $50-billion handout for large corporations. Jack Layton's priority is investing in families and their children. Heading into this week's televised leaders debates, the choice couldn't be clearer.
"While Stephen Harper's priority is a $50 billion corporate tax cut, my priority is investing in you and your family." Jack Layton