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Open letter to PM from Perrin Beatty, Canadian Chamber of Commerce: Time to get to work on economic issues

Dec 2 2019 — Perrin Beatty — Dear Prime Minister: On behalf of 450 local chambers of commerce and boards of trade, representing 200,000 Canadian businesses from every sector and every region in Canada, please accept our congratulations on winning the plurality of seats in the 43rd Parliament. As you know, our members employ millions of hard-working Canadians from all walks of […]

Open Letter to Party Leaders from 200,000 businesses

May 13 2019 — Perrin Beatty — Dear Party Leaders: Without a thriving business sector, Canada’s economic growth suffers, our prosperity declines, and our governments can afford fewer roads, hospitals, schools, and social services. For Canada to succeed, our businesses must also be successful. Today, Canadian businesses face obstacles our competitors don’t. We call them the seven burdens of business: over-regulation, a complex and […]