News Advisory - CNW to carry 2014 federal budget reaction

TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - The following organizations are expected to issue reactive statements to today's federal budget and/or be available to media for comment.

These statements and all other news releases related to the 2014 federal budget announcement can be found at:

  • Assembly of First Nations / Assemblée des Premières Nations
  • Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada / Association des universités et collèges du Canada
  • Canadian Association for Community Living / Association canadienne pour l'intégration communautaire
  • Canadian Cancer Society / Société canadienne du cancer
  • Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) / Fédération canadienne de l'entreprise indépendante (FCEI)
  • Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement / Fondation canadienne pour l'amélioration des services de santé
  • Canadian Nurses Association / Association des infirmières et infirmiers du Canada
  • Canadian Parents for French
  • Canadian Payroll Association (CPA) / L'Association canadienne de la paie (ACP)
  • Canadian Restaurant and Foodservices Association / Association canadienne des restaurateurs et des services alimentaires
  • Coalition for Algoma Passenger Trains (CAPT) / Coalition pour les Trains de Voyageurs  d'Algoma
  • Collins Barrow National Cooperative Inc.
  • CPA Canada (Chartered Professional Accountants) / Comptables Professionnels Agrees (CPA Canada)
  • Forest Products Association of Canada (FPAC) / Association des produits forestiers du Canada (APFC)
  • Front d'action populaire en réaménagement urbain (FRAPRU)
  • George Brown College
  • Grain Farmers of Ontario
  • Heart and Stroke Foundation / Fondation des maladies du coeur et de l'AVC
  • Montreal Economic Institute / Institut économique de Montréal
  • Quebec Employers Council / Conseil du patronat du Québec
  • Retail Council of Canada / Conseil canadien du commerce de detail
  • The Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada / L'Association des universités et collèges du Canada
  • The School of Public Policy, University of Calgary
  • Unifor the union/Le Syndicat Unifor

A list of media contacts from each organization is available at this link.

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For further information:

Laurie Smith
Senior Director Strategic Communications
CNW Group
(416) 863-5399

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