Dr. Elaine Power speaks to CBC about how greater government support could increase food security and reduce dependency on food banks.

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Dr. Elaine Power was interviewed on CBC (January 15, 2023) about the role that the government could play to increase food security and decrease dependency on food banks including tying social assistance rates to the cost of living, redesigning the Canada Child Benefit to target lower income families, improving the Employment Insurance program and ideally, providing a basic income guarantee to ensure income security for all Canadians: Listen on CBC TV