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Now was the best time to act on CPP-Enhancement – Political landscape may change by June

December 18, 2012

CPP Enhancement is still on the table. That's the good news. CARP members will be disappointed that the Finance ...

Thomas Mulcair

Thomas Mulcair Answers CARP’s Questions at Annual General Meeting

November 2, 2012

November 2, 2012 –The CARP Annual General Meeting has become a mandatory destination for Canada’s political ...

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CARP Advocacy Year in Review 2012: Pushing Back and Pushing Ahead

November 2, 2012

November 2, 2012 - Elections are important to advocates because politicians have to be seen to be addressing our ...


CARP Advocacy Report 2012 at a Glance: The Year in Media

November 2, 2012

If ever CARP needed effective access to the media, it was in 2012 when the federal government was poised to make a ...

Mulcair and CARP fish

Tim Harper: NDP looks to tap a powerful vault of votes

October 30, 2012

OTTAWA—The next federal election remains somewhere over the rainbow and it is a mug’s game to anticipate what ...


NDP would restore OAS to 65, says Mulcair

October 30, 2012

TORONTO -- An NDP government would reverse changes to old age security by restoring the retirement age to 65 instead of ...

NDP defends seniors advocacy group from charges of partisan bias

October 30, 2012

Prime Minister Stephen Harper is being asked to explain why he allowed a Conservative MP to accuse Canada’s largest ...

Harper and Mulcair

Mulcair’s Letter to CARP about Stephen Harper’s Cuts to Old Age Security

October 19, 2012

October 19th 2012: It was just this past winter, at a conference in Davos, Switzerland, Prime Minister Stephen Harper ...

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More health care doesn’t mean better health

September 4, 2012

There have been remarkable improvements in life expectancy over the past 100 years. The reasons are many: sanitary ...


Marathon House of Commons Voting Session Results in More of the Same

June 15, 2012

In a last ditch effort to see some changes to the most controversial elements of the Federal Government’s large ...