Health Minister Patty Hajdu says the measure will provide “clarity” for people re-entering the country.
An aerial view of the city of Dauphin, Man. Forty years ago, a groundbreaking experiment provided cheques to Dauphin’s poorest to raise their incomes to a liveable wage. On a December afternoon, Frances Amy Richardson took a break from her quilting class to reflect on a groundbreaking experiment she took part in 40 years earlier. The program was dubbed “Mincome” – a neologism of “minimum income” – and it was the first of its kind in North America.