Tag Archives: Interim Federal Health Program

Statistics Show Bogus Asylum Seekers Racking Up Health Care Costs

Immigration Canada released statistics on health care spending for refugee claimants yesterday to bolster its case that the recent scaling back of free health care for asylum seekers was necessary. The statistics show that refugee claimants from Mexico, Hungary, Columbia, … Continue reading

Posted in asylum seekers, Bill C-31, canadian immigration, Citizenship and Immigration Canada, Immigration and Refugee Board | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Health Workers Associations Lobby against Cuts to Refugee Health Care

Health workers groups held several rallies across Canadian cities yesterday to protest government cuts to health care programs for refugees. As part of its deficit reduction program, the federal government is cutting medical services providedĀ at no cost to refugees through … Continue reading

Posted in asylum seekers, Canada News, Canadian economy, Canadian refugees, Citizenship and Immigration Canada, Protecting Canada's Immigration System Act | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment