HEAL acknowledges the need for fiscal restraint. Governments simply cannot go on indefinitely living beyond their means. Deficits must be reduced and, eventually, debt retired in order to ensure that the programs taxpayers want can be financed. But allowing Medicare to die now in order to revive it later is as foolish as it is unnecessary.
A Prescription for Medicare: A Submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance and The Minister of Finance
- Written by HEAL