Thursday, November 05, 2009

Liberal Party Latest Promise with Taxpayers Funds

The Liberal vision: A cultured Canada

Pablo Rodriguez, National Post  Published: Thursday, November 05, 2009

On this day dedicated to culture, Michael Ignatieff took the opportunity to announce three firm commitments to the cultural industry. First, a Liberal government would double the Canada Council for the Arts' budget from $180-million to $360-million per year.


Re-establish and improve cultural programming cut by the Conservatives, especially programs that develop our role in international markets as well as initiatives in cultural diplomacy (like the scrapped PromArt and Trade Routes programs (TBD)

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