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Concessions made to get the new regulatory framework for rooming houses passed undermine the intent of the framework. The City should approach enforcement with the goals of protecting tenants and preserving affordable housing supply.
Reflecting on Nell Toussaint, a human rights claimant and advocate, Bruce Porter remembers her as she was, in contrast to how she was portrayed by the Canadian legal system. Nell Toussaint passed away on January 9, 2023.
The Canada Revenue Agency needs to change course on its verification criteria for the Canada Housing Benefit supplement. Otherwise it will have stolen the opportunity from people living in deep poverty to access support they so urgently need.