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September 21

Jagmeet Singh: Liberal Government Must Abandon Trans Mountain Expansion

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh issued the following statement:
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September 21

NDP Statement on Armenia’s Anniversary of Independence

Jagmeet Singh, Leader of Canada’s NDP, issued the following statement:
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September 20

NDP Wants Committee to Study Details of Pipeline Crown Corporation

OTTAWA - Daniel Blaikie, NDP Vice Chair of the Standing Committee on Government Operations & Estimates, will propose that the committee study possible structures and governance models for the Crown Corporation under which the government has proposed the completion of the Trans Mountain Expansion Project will proceed.
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September 19

Accessibility Act Needs Substantial Amendments

OTTAWA — With the second reading of the government’s Accessibility Act on Wednesday, New Democrats are renewing their commitment to working with the Liberals to finally pass the comprehensive accessibility legislation that people living with disabilities deserve.
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September 19

NDP Condemns Genocide Against Rohingya

Statement by Hélène Laverdière, NDP Foreign Affairs Critic and Cheryl Hardcastle, Vice-Chair of the House of Commons Subcommittee on International Human Rights:  
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September 18

Federal Government Must Honour its Commitments to Canada’s Vulnerable Children

OTTAWA – Today NDP MP Peter Julian (New Westminster-Burnaby) and Ms. Shawn Bayes, Executive Director of the Elizabeth Fry Society of Greater Vancouver, called on the Government of Canada to uphold its responsibility as signatory of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.
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September 18

NDP Statement on the occasion of Yom Kippur

Jagmeet Singh, Leader of Canada’s NDP, issued the following statement:
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September 17

NDP Calls on Liberals to Help Kashechewan Kids by Finally Ending the Funding Gap for Indigenous Children

OTTAWA – OTTAWA – While children across the country went back to school, 400 elementary students in Kashechewan, Ontario missed their first two weeks of classes.
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September 17

Jagmeet Singh Says the NDP Will be Fighting for Real People, Highlights Indigenous Education, Trade Deals and Housing for New Session

OTTAWA – The NDP is kicking off the fall session of Parliament united in their determination to fight for solutions that will improve the lives of real people struggling because the Liberals have failed to deliver on their promises.
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