This is a page from the 2019 Canadian general election.
Minimum wage & universal income
Introduce a $15/hour minimum wage starting 2020 and rising with inflation.
- Put in place a federal minimum wage of $15/hour, covering over 900,000 workers.
- Launch a national basic income pilot project.
- Establish a universal Guaranteed Livable Income programme.
- Establish a federal minimum wage of $15/hour.
- Work with the Council of Canadian Governments and StatsCan to set municipal minimum wages in accordance with the differential costs of living across Canada.