The Canadian Press

2015-04-01 | Temporary Foreign Workers

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Immigration Canada isn't saying exactly how many temporary foreign workers are required to leave Canada today. But immigration and labour market experts believe work permits expired today for tens of thousands of people who have been in the country for more than four years. Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau says that reflects badly on Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservative government. (New Democrat MP Jinny Sims warns the deadline could force many workers underground.)

Date: 2015-04-01
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 22 seconds

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