FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ~ FIRST NATIONS: NDP CONTINUES TO PRESSURE STEPHEN HARPER

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Official Opposition Aboriginal Affairs critic, Jean Crowder, tabled the following motion:

That the House, recognizing the broad-based demand for action, call on the government to make the improvement of economic outcomes of First Nations, Inuit and Métis a central focus of Budget 2013, and to commit to action on treaty implementation and full and meaningful consultation on legislation that affects the rights of Aboriginal Canadians, as required by domestic and international law.

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