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Interim Federal Health, Bill C-31, Jason Kenney & Refugee Health – a Primer

Submitted by Danyaal Raza on May 20, 2012 - 02:38

Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, has been a very busy man as of late. In less than five months, he has sought to redefine Canada’s threshold for asylum seekers and to tighten the handshake that welcomes them to their new home. For those in the medical community providing care for and advocating on behalf of refugee patients, these efforts have caused considerable consternation.