NDP secures changes to strengthen spy watchdog bill

OTTAWA — New Democrats’ efforts have made improvements to the government’s security oversight bill at the all-party committee for Public Safety and National Security. Read More

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Young New Democrats to PM: fire the youth minister

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Liberals refuse to take immediate action to reduce poverty

OTTAWA – New Democrat MP Brigitte Sansoucy (Saint-Hyacinthe-Bagot) is deeply disappointed with the government’s decision to vote down her proposed legislation to reduce poverty in Canada. Read More

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PBO confirms long road ahead for First Nations education

OTTAWA – A new report from the Parliamentary Budget Officer confirms inadequacies with the government’s funding formulas when it comes to First Nations education, specifically for band operated schools. Read More

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NDP statement on the national day of remembrance and action on violence against women

New Democrat Status of Women critic Sheila Malcolmson (Nanaimo—Ladysmith) made the following statement on the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women: Read More

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