CFIB is available to comment on the NWT budget

CALGARY, February 1st, 2017 – The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) will be available to comment on the 2017/18 budget to be presented today at 1:30pm.  CFIB’s Director for Alberta and the Northwest Territories, Amber Ruddy, will be available from Calgary to talk about the government’s priorities highlighted in the budget and how they will impact small- and medium-sized business owners.  

To schedule an interview, please call Deneene Hamilton-Irving at 1-866-444-9290 or email

About CFIB:

The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) is a non-partisan, not-for-profit political advocacy organization. Founded in 1971, CFIB is a member-driven organization with 109,000 independently owned and operated businesses across Canada, including more than 250 in the Northwest Territories. CFIB represents the interests of small business and entrepreneurs across all sectors of the economy on federal, provincial, territorial, and municipal issues.