Political Traction 008: Region, Region, What's Your Region?

We’re in a dangerous kind of precarious sense of federalism right now, not just over the EI…we’re already getting a bit close to the old sense of western alienation.
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We’re in a dangerous kind of precarious sense of federalism right now, not just over the EI…we’re already getting a bit close to the old sense of western alienation.

This week on Political Traction we’re taking a look at regional issues and how they affect communications plans. Certain areas impacted by the downturn in oil prices are excluded from the recent benefits made to Employment Insurance in the federal budget, and it’s creating an East vs. West mentality against Ottawa. Read more at politicaltraction.fm, or listen to the full episode below. 

PodcastJoseph Lavoie