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Immigration Policies: Government and Housing Crisis

immigration policies: This has resulted in a housing crisis and threats to the services that Ontario families depend on, Ford's office said in the statement, according to CTV. This mess was 100 per cent the result of the federal government, and the federal government should foot 100 per cent of the bills. Moments before the meeting, Premier Doug Ford blamed the federal government's immigration policies for putting a strain on local and provincial resources, saying Trudeau's administration has encouraged people to cross into Canada illegally. The move drew swift backlash from the provincial Opposition and prompted the federal government to pledge ongoing efforts to alleviate the burden on provinces, while urging Ontario to participate in the process. I spent a little time explaining how the asylum-seeking system works and how our system is supposed to operate, he said. Emerging from the meeting alone, Trudeau suggested Ford may not fully understand Canada's international obligations when it comes to asylum seekers. ( As reported in the news.