MPs Hear Tragic Testimony

The recession is so stark and sudden a business counselling hotline is taking suicide calls from shopkeepers, the Canadian Federation of Independent Business yesterday told the Commons finance committee. Parliament meets Saturday to pass a $73 billion payroll rebate bill that comes too late for thousands facing ruin, MPs were told: “I can’t underscore enough just how dark and dangerous these days are.”

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