PATH allocation cannot even buy a patty

by March 12th, 2019

And, the Opposition Spokesman on Finance has chastised the government for giving poor Jamaicans on welfare, mere crumbs under the Programme of Advancement Through Health and Education (PATH).

In his contribution to the budget debate today (Mar 12) Mark Golding said while he welcomed the increased allocation to PATH beneficiaries, when the money is broken down into real life terms, it’s not enough to even buy a patty.