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Liberals urged to ‘put food in the budget’

Mar 9, 2011 5:11:00 PM - thestar.com
Tracy Mead, a single woman on welfare, will be addressing a Queen's Park rally Thursday asking the province to include a $100 monthly food supplement in every welfare cheque.

Anti-poverty activists across the province are calling on Finance Minister Dwight Duncan to put a $100 monthly food supplement for welfare recipients in this spring’s provincial budget.

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