Another extention for the Jeffrey Mine in Asbestos
The Jeffrey Mine has been granted another five weeks to secure private investment it needs to secure 58 million dollars in provincial loan guarantees. The initial deadline was July 1st. Then it was August 15th, now it's October 1st. Ainslie speaks with Guy Versailles, a spokesperson for Balcorp, the company leading the consortium of investors.
After that she hears from Michaela Kyserlingk. Her husband died of mesothelioma - a type of lung cancer caused by asbestos. She has recently drawn the attention of the federal government after using the Conservative logo in an online ad campaign. The ad reads "Canada is the only western country that still exports, deady asbestos!"