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$610/month. That’s how much someone on social assistance is expected to live on in BC. BC has the highest poverty rate in all of Canada. Welfare rates have not been raised in since 2007. Meanwhile, the BC government has given massive tax cuts to the province’s wealthiest people and most-profitable corporations, which has slashed government revenue dramatically.
People are starving on $2.57 a day for food. Change is long overdue. Please sign the petition!