You can’t save a business by cutting service and raising prices.
But that’s exactly what Stephen Harper’s Conservatives have planned for Canada Post. While they can find millions for their well-connected friends, they can’t seem to find a way to keep the mail coming to your door.
That’s right: Canada Post wants to eliminate home delivery for millions of customers, slash rural postal hours and put thousands of employees out of work. And they’re making you pay a lot more —$1 for a stamp.
Canadians deserve better.
Our postal service helps connect us. And these cuts will unfairly impact the most vulnerable — including seniors and people with disabilities. These planned cuts will mean the loss of up to 8,000 well-paid jobs.
A New Democrat government would terminate the phase-out plan and restore service to those households that have already lost their home mail delivery.
Watch Regina—Lewvan NDP candidate Erin Weir oppose these cuts and propose alternatives on CBC’s Power and Politics: