EI administrative malfunction: an urgent need for simplicity
Canada's employment insurance program is far too complicated for claimants and employers, and far too complex to administer.
Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland delivers last year's budget on April 7, 2022. By not maintaining simplified rules adopted in COVID for Canada's employment insurance program, the federal government has unwittingly helped to create the mess we are in now, writes Pierre Laliberté.
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