GORMLEY - TOM KORSKI - APRIL 12

According to the Parliamentary Budget Office, a guaranteed basic income program could cut poverty rates in Canada by as much as half, but it would come at a big cost. The issue was being debated at the Liberal convention over the weekend, but according to Blacklock's Reporter, that program would cost taxpayers $85 billion in 2021, and that figure would to $93 billion by 2025. Tom Korski is managing editor for Blacklock's, and he joins Gormley with the details.