On February 11, 2021, CEO Penny Walsh-McGuire sent a letter to Trish Altass, Chair of the Special Committee on Poverty in PEI, in response to the committee’s Recommendations in Response to Motion No. 36: Creation of a Special Committee of the Legislative Assembly on Poverty in PEI.

This letter details the Chamber’s concerns with the committee’s recommendations as presented and several recommendations for a Basic Income Guarantee on PEI.

Click here to view or download the letter.