Policy number:
2016-4-2
Convention:
2016
Preamble:
WHEREAS the recent Liberal Budget makes mention of “asset recycling” which is a method designed to raise money to help the government bankroll infrastructure promises, and
WHEREAS the Liberal government has committed more than $120 billion toward infrastructure spending over the next decade, and
WHEREAS privatization is really short-term gain for a long-term pain.
Policy:
That the NPF call upon the Federal Government and all federal political parties to reject the idea of selling off our current assets in order to fund future ones.
Section:
Income and Taxation