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Jagmeet Singh is urging Liberals to cover contraceptives for all Canadians as part of pharmacare proposal

COQUITLAM, B.C. – On Friday, Canada’s NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh, joined by NDP MP MP Bonita Zarrillo (Port Moody-Coquitlam) and NDP candidate for Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam, Laura Dupont, reiterated his call on the Trudeau government to cover the cost of contraceptives for all Canadians.
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February 15

NDP bill to keep women safe advances to committee 

NDP plan to criminalize coercive abuse being studied as women face rise in gender-based violence
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February 15

NDP passes motion to combat auto theft in Canada

New Democrats are fighting to ensure Canadians are protected from getting their car stolen.
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February 15

NDP calls on Liberals to end discriminatory and punitive EI rules against women and new parents

OTTAWA – On Thursday, representatives from three of Canada’s major labour unions – including the Canadian Union of Public Employees, the Canadian Labour Congress, Unifor, as well as Mouvement Action-Chômage de Montréal stood with NDP MP Daniel Blaikie (Elmwood—Transcona) to urge the Liberal government to change the punitive and discriminatory employment insurance (EI) rules against new parents.
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February 14

NDP to bring forward plan to end thermal coal exports, driving toxic pollution

OTTAWA – On Wednesday, NDP Environment and Climate Change critic tabled a bill that would put an end to the exports of thermal coal, the fossil fuel responsible for more than 30 per cent of global emissions, as Canadians face the dire consequences of the climate crisis.
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February 13

New Democrats Urge Liberals to Recognize the State of Palestine

On Tuesday, NDP Foreign Affairs Critic Heather McPherson (Edmonton Strathcona) tabled a motion calling on Canada to recognize the State of Palestine. McPherson made the following statement:
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February 12

NDP calls for the release of documents on Canadian military exports to Israel

 
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February 12

NDP reacts to the Auditor General’s report on ArriveCan 

Canada’s NDP leader Jagmeet Singh issued the following statement: 
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February 10

NDP statement celebrating Lunar New Year

Canada’s NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh made the following statement:
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February 9

Jagmeet Singh pledges to fight for Montreal rather than insult its mayor  

MONTREAL - On Friday, following a meeting with Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante, NDP leader Jagmeet Singh pledged to fight for more affordable housing funding for Montreal in the next federal budget. This is in stark contrast to Conservative leader Pierre Poilievre, who spends his time criticizing mayors and voting in Ottawa to cut federal funding for affordable housing.
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