Jack Layton

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Jack Layton

New Democratic Party of Canada leader Jack Layton delivers a speech entitled “Health Care and Canada’s Prosperity Gap: The Need to Strengthen Medicare” at a National Press Club meeting, Ottawa, Ont., March 13, 2007.

Mr. Layton discusses the evolution of Canada’s universal health care system, prevalent issues in Canadian health care, the privatization of medical services, and the NDP’s proposed suggestions for improving health care in Canada.