i can see where this is going... NDP opposition, and PET 2.0 on liberal side...
22K tax free for sitting on yer ass...Such a program “is often dismissed as giving free money to people who won’t work,” said Keith Neuman, executive director of the Environics Institute for Survey Research, which conducted the poll earlier this fall for the Montreal-based Trudeau Foundationthat should tell ya all yous all need to know.The poll found 46 per cent of Canadians strongly (19 per cent) or somewhat (27 per cent) favour such a policy. Another 42 per cent said they strongly (25 per cent) or somewhat (17 per cent) oppose the idea. About 10 per cent said it would depend on how such a program was actually implemented or had no opinion.
Support was highest in Quebec at 55 per cent and lowest in Alberta at 38 per cent. A majority of Canadians with household incomes under $100,000 and those with no post-secondary education also backed the idea while support was lowest (38 per cent) amongst Canadians earning more than $100,000.