I'm really pleased to read about this move from the McGuinty Liberal government. This is going beyond saying you support the troops, this is actually doing it. Hopefully this will spur similar legislation across the country. Kudos too to the opposition parties for giving unanimous consent.
Ontario extends health care for military familiesRecommend this Post on Progressive Bloggers
The Canadian Press
December 3, 2007 at 2:56 PM EST
Toronto — Ontario is poised to become the first province to ensure that out-of-town military families get immediate access to free health care.
Premier Dalton McGuinty introduced the legislation today, earning unanimous consent from the opposition parties.
The bill also legislates job security for reservists when they're called to duty.