Saskatchewan NDP leader Ryan Meili released a policy platform on Friday that includes promises to reduce classroom sizes, raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour, and bringing back the Saskatchewan Transportation Company and the film tax credit.
The platform outlines earlier promises to have $25 a day child care, to hire 700 additional health-care staff and creating dedicated mental health emergency rooms in Saskatoon, Prince Albert and Moose Jaw.
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The platform is projected to cost $2.1 billion over the next five years.
Similar to the Saskatchewan Party, the NDP will run a deficit over the next four years reducing the deficit to $562.9 million by the 2024-25 budget. The