Fraser Institute's wait times survey is garbage science

From: Natalie Mehra, Executive Director, Ontario Health Coalition
Kudos to CBC for finally reporting a critical analysis of this Wait Times Survey which you may have heard about in the news last week. An interesting note: We were contacted to do some media interviews about it last week but after I told the media people who contacted me that I was going to talk about the bias in the survey and our concerns with how it is used, they were not interested.

Seniors across the country welcome historic CPP agreement / Les aînés de partout au pays accueillent avec enthousiasme l’entente historique sur le RPC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

TORONTO -- June 21, 2016

Seniors and retiree groups across the country welcomed the historic agreement to increase the CPP announced by the finance ministers after their meeting Monday.

An Analysis of the Economic Circumstances of Canadian Seniors

The issues of adequate retirement income security and seniors’ poverty figured prominently in the 2015 Canadian federal election—as well they should have. Ensuring the economic well-being of Canada’s growing population of seniors is an important and complex public policy challenge that the new federal government must grapple with.