UPDATE News advisory: CNW to carry federal budget reaction



    TORONTO, Feb. 26 /CNW/ - The following organizations are expected to
comment on the federal budget:

    Best Medicines Coalition (BMC)
    Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT)
    Canadian Auto Workers (CAW)
    Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB)
    Canadian Federation of Students
    Canadian Federation of Students - Ontario
    Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA)
    Canadian Urban Transit Association
    Canada's Co-operative Housing Federation
    C.D. Howe Institute
    Certified Management Accountants of Canada (CMA Canada)
    College Student Alliance
    Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario
    Environmental Defence
    Ernst & Young
    Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM)
    KPMG
    McMillan Binch Mendelsohn LLP
    Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations
    PricewaterhouseCoopers
    Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC)
    Retail Council of Canada
    The Assembly of First Nations
    The Association of Municipalities of Ontario (AMO)
    The Canadian Alliance of Student Associations
    The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA)
    The Canadian Institute of Actuaries (CIA)
    The Certified General Accountants Association of Canada (CGA)
    The Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada (CEP)
    The Investment Industry Association of Canada (IIAC)
    The Montreal Economic Institute
    The Wellesley Institute
    Union of Ontario Indians
    United Steelworkers (USW)

    News Releases issued in reaction to the 2008 federal budget announcement
will be available at the following URL:
    http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/orgDisplay.cgi?okey=24310

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For further information:

For further information: Melody Firth, Manager, Corporate
Communications, CNW Group, Melody.Firth@Newswire.ca, Tel. (416) 863-5729, Cell
(416) 318-4341, www.newswire.ca


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