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Accessibility

Conservative

Provide an additional $80 million per year through the Enabling Accessibility Fund to provide additional incentives for small business & community projects to improve accessibility, provide grants & support for accessibility equipment, and enhance existing programs to get more disabled Canadians into the workforce.
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NDP

  • Uphold the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
  • Expand the Accessibility Act to cover all federal agencies equally, with power to make and enforce accessibility standards in a timely manner.
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Green

Require that housing developments that receive federal funding must ensure 30% of all units in each development are deeply affordable and/or available to people with disabilities & special needs.
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Adoption

Liberal

Provide adoptive parents an additional 15 weeks of leave.

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Conservative

  • Create a National Adoption Strategy.
  • Create an EI benefit for adoptive parents, modelled on EI maternity benefits.
  • Increase the maximum a parent can claim under the Adoption Expense Tax Credit from $15,000 to $20,000, and make the credit refundable.
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Broadcasting & Streaming

Liberal

Require foreign web giants to contribute to the creation & promotion of Canadian stories & music.
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Conservative

  • Repeal Bill C-10.
  • Require large digital streaming services to reinvest a significant portion of their Canadian gross revenue into producing original Canadian programming, with a portion to be French-language programming.
  • Exempt content Canadians upload to social media sites from regulation.
  • Reduce regulations on and fees from Canadian broadcasters and cable companies.
  • Review the CRTC's mandate.

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NDP

Modernise the Broadcasting Act to create a level playing field between Canadian broadcasters & foreign streaming services.
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CBC & Radio-Canada

Liberal

  • Update CBC/Radio-Canada's mandate to distinguish its programming from private broadcasters'.
  • Increase production of national, regional, & local news.
  • Strengthen Radio Canada International.
  • Ensure presence of Indigenous voices.
  • Provide $400M over 4 years to CBC/Radio-Canada to reduce reliance on private advertising.

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Conservative

  • Give Radio-Canada a distinct administrative structure, with representatives on its board appointed by the Québec government.
  • Require Radio-Canada to stop charging user fees for its online streaming services.
  • Require Radio-Canada to not operate branding services that compete with private francophone media.
  • Review the mandate of CBC TV, CBC News Net, & CBC online news, hoping to remodel after PBS.

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NDP

Increase funding for CBC & Radio-Canada.
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Canada's Armed Forces

Conservative

  • Lengthen postings where possible.
  • Prioritise recruitment & retention.
  • Revive the Regular Officer Training Program at civilian universities.
  • Harmonise trade training in the Armed Forces with Red Seal Qualifications.

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NDP

  • Make sure troops have equipment, training, & support.
  • Ensure funding supports national & international defence commitments, with a focus on advancing multilateral peacekeeping initiatives.
  • Oppose the privatisation of services on Canadian Forces bases.
  • Prioritise mental health support for service members and their families.
  • Reform the universality of service principle.

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Canada Post

NDP

Restore door-to-door mail delivery to all communities that had it before cuts under the Conservative government.
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Green

  • Expand the mandate of Canada Post to include banking, high-speed Internet hubs, & EV charging stations.
  • Increase salaries of Canada Post employees operating in rural communities.
  • Ensure pay gaps between urban & rural services are closed.

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Canadian Heritage

Conservative

  • Create a fund of $75M in grants to municipal governments over the next 5 years to restore historical monuments, statues, and heritage buildings.
  • Promptly complete the Canadian Monument to the Victims of Communism.
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Elections

NDP

  • Bring in Mixed-Member Proportional Representation within a first mandate by establishing an independent citizen's assembly to recommend the best way to put it in place.
  • After a first election under MMPR, hold a referendum to pick between the old & new systems.
  • Lower the voting age to 16.

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Financial Advice & Institutions

Liberal

  • Require financial institutions offer flexible repayment options by default for people facing life events that cause financial stress.
  • Establish an independent ombudsperson for consumer complaints involving banks, with the power to impose binding arbitration.
  • Allow the Financial Consumer Agency to review prices.
  • Introduce open banking.
  • Modernise payments technology.

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Conservative

  • Enact legislation on open banking.
  • Order the Competition Bureau to investigate bank fees.
  • Require more transparency for investment management fees, including requiring banks to show investment returns net of fees.
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NDP

  • Require financial advisors to offer advice in their customers' best financial interests.
  • Expand powers to investigate and enforce such rules.
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Government Ethics & Lobbying

Conservative

  • Expand monetary penalties to cover all violations of the Conflict of Interest Act.
  • Increase monetary penalties from $500 max to $50K max, with the fine proportional to severity & offender's history & net worth.
  • Prevent MPs from collecting speaking fees while serving in the House.

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NDP

  • Add tougher penalties to the Conflict of Interest Act.
  • Ban government officials from accepting donations from anyone whose private interest could be benefited by their decisions.
  • Ban corporations facing criminal charges from lobbying elected officials.
  • Introduce an ethical, social, & environmental screen on government procurement.
  • Allow the Auditor General to review government advertising.

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Government Services

NDP

  • Require governments to create & publish binding services standards for programs such as EI, veterans support, passports, Canada Revenue Agency call centres, & other services.
  • Hold ministers responsible for those targets.

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Government Transparency

Conservative

  • Prohibit the application of NDAs when an individual is disclosing info to a lawful authority or seeking medical assistance or legal advice.
  • Change rules surrounding Cabinet Confidence.
  • Allow the Commissioner of Information to order departments to release information promptly.

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IVF & Surrogacy

Liberal

  • Make IVF an eligible health expenditure.
  • Expand the Medical Expense Tax Credit to include costs reimbursed for a surrogate's IVF expenses.

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Northern Devolution

Conservative

  • Complete devolution of the territories, starting with allowing them to set their borrowing limits.
  • Allow development decisions to be made by people in the north, including exporting oil & natural gas to European & Indo-Pacific markets.
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Public Service

Liberal

  • Create the Diversity Fellowship in the Public Service to mentor & sponsor diverse groups in the public service.
  • Offer language programmes to racialised employees.
  • Establish a mental health fund for Black public servants.

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NDP

  • Replace the Phoenix pay system.
  • Reduce the contracting-out of of government work.
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Right-to-Repair

Liberal

  • Require manufacturers to supply repair manuals & spare parts & facilitate their replication after the part is no longer produced.
  • Introduce a 15% tax credit for appliance repairs done by technicians, up to $500.
  • Amend the Copyright Act.

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Conservative

Extend right-to-repair to farm vehicles.
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NDP

Establish a right-to-repair on electronic devices and other prices.
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Rural & Northern Services

NDP

  • Improve access to in-person services in Northern and rural communities.
  • Expand the Volunteer Firefighters Tax Credit.
  • Work with Canada Post to develop a model of postal banking.
  • Reestablish vital regional air routes.
  • Invest in regional economic development agencies.
  • Implement a tax credit for graduates to work in rural or Northern communities.
  • Increase funding for rural infrastructure.

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Green

  • Address disparities in delivery, access, & funding for rural services.
  • Establish a parliamentary committee to collect information on place-based needs in rural & remote communities.
  • Support the Federation of Canadian Municipalities request for at least $250M/year in dedicated infrastructure funding starting in 2028-29.

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Sexual Harassment & Assault in the Military

Liberal

  • Implement the recommendations of the Independent External Comprehensive Review led by Justice Arbour, including instituting external oversight & independence over the processes of reporting, investigating, & adjudicating complaints, outside the chain of command.
  • Modernise the military justice system.
  • Expand resources for survivors.
  • Co-design & fully fund a peer-to-peer support program.

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Conservative

  • Do proactive, targeted recruitment of women, Indigenous people, & visible minorities at the community level.
  • Call a public inquiry into harassment & discrimination in the CAF.
  • Remove commanders' access to their subordinates' medical files.
  • Order a service-wide independent investigation into sexual misconduct.
  • Ensure future complaints are made to an external, independent body.

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NDP

Immediately implement the recommendations from the Deschamps Report, including establishing independent oversight & accountability for sexual harassment & assault.
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The Senate

NDP

  • Insist the Senate changes its rules to expedite the passage of legislation.
  • Work with the provinces towards abolishing the Senate.

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Veterans

Liberal

  • Launch a pilot program to provide rent supplements & wrap-around supports to homeless veterans.
  • Work to reduce wait times for veterans, incl. hiring more case workers & adjudicators, enhancing disability benefit processing, & adopting digital solutions.
  • Launch a National Veteran Employment Strategy, incl. improved qualification recognition.
  • Support Commemorate Canada.

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Conservative

  • Replace the two benefit systems with one one benefit system from enlistment through retirement.
  • Empower military doctors to determine a service-related injury for all CAF & VAC purposes.
  • Revise the concept of "universality of service" to be job-specific.
  • Implement the Lifelong Disability Benefit for moderately to severely injured veterans.
  • Cover the cost of PTSD service dogs.

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NDP

  • Work with veterans to design a system to provide fair benefits to veterans, including equal access to lifetime pensions.
  • Get rid of backlogs for veterans' services by providing 1 caseworker for every 25 veterans, enacting automatic approvals for common injuries, & hiring more disability adjudicators.
  • Expand the caregiver allowance to more people.
  • Make the Veterans Ombudsman fully independent.

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