Tony Clement on changes to the public service sick leave
The federal government wants to replace its Public Service sick leave program and overhaul its long-term disability program. Treasury Board president Tony Clement made the announcement earlier this afternoon. He wants to introduce a new short-term disability program that could replace the present system's annual banked sick days.Minister Clement says the government owes these changes to both its employees' and the taxpayers. He joined us with the details.