Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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PR09 - (Sask-Moe-Equalization)

REGINA. x-15s. Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe is proposing a major change to a federal policy that transfers money from so-called "have" provinces to less prosperous ones. Moe says Canada's equalization program has not benefited Saskatchewan for years despite a steep economic downturn in the province's resource sector. Moe says he has written to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the other provincial premiers asking for a change to how the program is calculated to make it fairer. Moe says his province could use the money.

("...most vulnerable.") (SOURCE:CJWW)

TAG: Moe said he wants equalization added to the agenda when Canada's premiers meet in July in New Brunswick. …

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