CIFFA Comments on 2023 Federal Budget

Policy Statements March 29, 2023

Lobbying a government can be suspenseful; we often don’t know if we are being heard or not. Recent federal budgets focused on social issues and had virtually nothing to say about Canada’s economic competitiveness. We have been aggressive in 2022-2023 in demanding more attention to the critical transportation needed to allow business to fight effectively in world markets. In this budget we see at least promises to address some of our concerns.

Budget 2023 does respond to a number of urgent demands made by CIFFA through the past year; it’s obvious our voice was heard. (Read Full Document)