Public health on the installment plan
- Martin budget offers little to First Nations. Barnsley, Paul // Windspeaker;Apr2004, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p11
As Finance Minister Ralph Goodale stood to begin the budget speech at just after 4 p.m. Ottawa time on March 23, 2004, it quickly became apparent that First Nations were not going to be the priority the Liberal government claimed they would be in February's Throne Speech. With a federal election...
- Minority government commits $20.2 billion to health. Kondro, Wayne // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/29/2005, Vol. 172 Issue 7, p863
Provides information on the public health initiatives planned by Canadian Health Minister Ralph Goodale for fiscal year 2005 to 2006. Plan of Health Canada to improve its oversight of the drug approval process and a regulatory regime to govern the use of biological materials; Purpose of the...
- Money's there for compensation, says Finance minister. Barnsley, Paul // Windspeaker;Oct2005, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p10
The article reports that Canadian Federal Finance Minister Ralph Goodale has said that preparations are being made within his department to line up the cash that will be needed to pay for residential school compensation. Former Supreme Court of Canada Justice Frank Iacobucci has been traveling...
- Raids on public health funds 'will shorten lives'. Gainsbury, Sally // Public Finance;7/28/2006, p13
The article reports on the warning by Great Britain's chief medical officer Liam Donaldson that life expectancy will drop if the underfunding of public health programs continues. In his annual report, Donaldson argued on the strength of anecdotal and analytical evidence that funds intended for...
- Letters. Hopwood, John; Jones, George; Sellers, Philip; Gadbury, David; Wilkinson, John // Public Finance;6/4/2010, p14
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including "Public health programmes at risk from cuts" in the May 7 to 13, 2010 issue, "Tough at the top" in the May 21 to 27, 2010 issue, and "Two's a crowd" in the May 28 to June 3, 2010 issue.
- SFAF Rights to Protect AIDS Drug Program. // Bay Area Reporter;2/26/2004, Vol. 34 Issue 9, OUTReach p1
Reports on a rally scheduled on March 8, 2004 to campaign for an increase in funding for the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) in California. Background on Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's proposed budget for fiscal 2004 to 2005; Participants to the rally; Details of the ADAP.
- DPH overrides STD funding cuts. Bajko, Matthew S. // Bay Area Reporter;1/5/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p1
The article reports on the reduction of funding for several local agencies with contracts from the STD control branch due to budget constraints in San Francisco, California. Jeffrey Klausner, the director of STD control branch, had initiated the budget cuts due to the city's ongoing budget deficits.
- A word for the new top man. Jones, Andy // Pulse;3/30/2006, Vol. 66 Issue 13, p26
The article comments on the British health administrators' tendency to create flagship policies which simply do not fit together. The lack of integration between budget and policy led to costly inconsistencies facing Payment by Results. Its budget was cut despite having been constantly expanded....
- A Liberal view of agriculture. Johnson, Terry // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;11/15/93, Vol. 20 Issue 48, p20
Contends that federal Agriculture Minister Ralph Goodale, not well known in the agriculture industry, is expected to put the brakes on reforms of the three prairie wheat pools begun by his predecessor, Charlie Mayer. Farm groups expecting a reversal of Mayer's emphasis on deregulation and freer...