In recent months, Canadians have borne witness to a new cycle in the perennial spectacle of federal – provincial negotiations on health care. The federal government dangled new funding for items deemed high priority, notably mental health and homecare. As always, consistent with constitutional dictates, the provincial stance was to seek new funds while rejecting new conditions.
March 3, 2017
Canada 150: Disjointed Federalism and Digital Dysfunction
Any national framework first requires collaborative governance. Following the lead of Ontario, every Province as well as the federal government must appoint a Digital Minister.