Why DID the Liberals Pick Jan 23rd?
"Low income families with kids and some senior citizens may find their bank account a little larger.
The federal government is delivering it's Energy Cost Benefit this week. The one time tax exempt payment is intended to help alleviate high energy costs.
The benefit ranges from 250 dollars for families getting the National Child Benefit Supplement to 125 dollars for single seniors on the Guaranteed Income Supplement."