NDP Calls for Hard Cap on Credit Card Transaction Fees for Small Businesses
OTTAWA – In the midst of Small Business Week, the NDP is pushing for some much needed relief for small businesses by placing a hard cap on the transaction fees merchants are charged when customers pay with their credit cards. The fees in Canada, which are among the highest in the world, cost merchants $4 billion every year, money that goes to the banks that issue the credit cards.
NDP statement on the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
NDP Critic for Families, Children and Social Development, Brigitte Sansoucy, issued the following statement :