The Canadian Press

2015-03-25 | Prentice TV Speech

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Premier Jim Prentice says he will begin charging Albertans a direct health care levy to help pay for billions of dollars lost to to falling oil prices. NDP Leader Rachel Notley says given the province is also going to cut services, the fee will not improve a health system plagued by long waits for care. (The details of the levy will be presented in Thursday's budget.)

Date: 2015-03-25
Placeline: EDMONTON.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 11 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << without an improvement in service has anyone who sat in the hospital with a loved one waiting for care knows that Mr Prentice is proposal tonight is nothing more than a waiting room tax >>