Local Chamber Supports Liberal Budget

 

Reaction has been mixed to the budget introduced  by the governing liberals on Tuesday.

Some thought it promised too much to too many.

Others thought it was a solid effort.

You can place the Temiskaming Shores Chamber of Commerce in that latter category. President Jessica Caldwell.¬†” I like that they are proposing to help Canadians improve their skills, that one stood out to me immediately.

Also the assistance to first time home buyers is very encouraging for the millennials, especially here in the North since homes are far more affordable to start with. This will help our youth and in turn, our economy. ”

She also appreciated the money being put into skills training, but says they need more to keep up with an aging workforce.