Is new focus on middle class over poverty good for Canadians?

All parties have shifted their rhetorical focus to helping ‘families,’ usually vaguely defined as ‘middle class.’ No federal political party is proclaiming a new ‘war on poverty.’

By Keith Banting

PUBLISHED :Thursday, June 18, 2015 10:59 PM

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