Pharmacare will not jeopardize Canada's fiscal standing, Freeland says

Pharmacare will not jeopardize Canada's fiscal standing, Freeland says

Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland says the pharmacare deal between the federal Liberals and the New Democrats will not jeopardize Canada’s fiscal standing, as her government prepares to table legislation this week for a program that is expected to cover diabetes and birth control medications. “It is very, very important to invest in supporting Canadians and to do so in a fiscally responsible way,” Ms. Freeland told reporters Sunday during a news conference in Warsaw. Ms. Freeland’s comments mark the first …