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NDP Calls on the Liberals to Increase the International Assistance Envelope

OTTAWA - Regardless of the additional funding designated for humanitarian and development assistance tabled in the 2018 and 2019 budgets, Canada’s official development assistance continues to be the lowest in history, stalled at less than half of the United Nations target percentage of GNI, which Canada committed to almost 50 years ago.
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March 22

NDP: Bring in Affordable Internet and Cellular Services for All Canadians

OTTAWA – High-speed internet and cellular services are a necessity for Canadians, despite this, broadband access and wireless services are far from being affordable or reliable in Canada. Today, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh introduced the NDP’s new website www.ndp.ca/lower-my-bill as a place for Canadians to share their story about internet and cellular fees.
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March 21

NDP Statement on Trump's Comment on Golan

"President Trump’s decision to recognize the sovereignty of Israel over the Golan Heights runs contrary to international law and UN Security Council resolutions, and will further complicate a very tense situation on the border.
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March 21

NDP Statement on International Day For The Elimination Of Racial Discrimination

Jagmeet Singh, Leader of Canada’s NDP, issued the following statement:
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March 21

2019 Liberal Budget Fails Indigenous Communities

OTTAWA – Budget 2019 was Prime Minister Trudeau’s last chance to put people first. Instead, the Liberals delivered a budget that fails to address the most basic needs for Indigenous communities in Canada. The budget echoes no urgency to tackle the on-reserve housing crisis and there is no additional money for health services in Indigenous communities, while health disparities between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people are immense.
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March 20

NDP Bill to make National Day for Truth and Reconciliation a Statutory Holiday Passes 

OTTAWA — Today marks a step forward towards Reconciliation. NDP MP Georgina Jolibois’ Bill C-369, to make the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation a statutory holiday, passed through the House of Commons.
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March 20

Justin Trudeau's Budget Fails Quebecers

OTTAWA – Once again this year, Justin Trudeau ignored the needs of Quebecers with the federal budget. The people of Quebec deserve a government in Ottawa that will do its part to help build a better future.
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March 20

NDP Statement on the occasion of Holi

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

NDP Statement on the occasion Of Purim

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

Jagmeet’s first day in the House

Check out Jagmeet’s first question and what Canadians are saying about this exciting and historic day!
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