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Economic Statement Gives Hope for Infrastructure Investment

Earlier this month, Minister of Finance Bill Morneau, presented a very elaborate economic statement. This economic statement is in effect a mini-budget with infrastructure investments over 11 years (thereby extending the Infrastructure plan over 12 years). It locks in $21.9 billion for social infrastructure (which includes culture infrastructure) over 11 years . This puts social infrastructure […]

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Printed version of the federal budget

Analysis of the Federal Budget: a New Approach

The Canadian Conference of the Arts, the Canadian Arts Coalition and the Saskatchewan Arts Alliance are pleased to release the analysis of the 2016 Federal Budget which examines federal funding for the arts and culture sector for the 2016 – 2017 fiscal year. The analysis concludes, in broad terms, that the government’s approach to the […]

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#ArtsDay 2016 Messages

Wondering what sort of messages #ArtsDay participants will bring to Parliament on October 25th? A team of arts advocates and CAC members have worked hard over the last month to craft the following three messages, which we’re proud to share for #ArtsDay 2016. Key Messages from the Canadian Arts Coalition for Parliamentarians 1. Thank you […]

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