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LETTER: Freshwater Fish Needs Access to the Federal Surplus Food Rescue Program

 
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June 30

Ashton Calls for Federal Disaster Assistance

THOMPSON - Record rainfall and extreme weather has had a negative impact on communities and the infrastructure they depend on across Northern Manitoba. Niki Ashton MP for Churchill-Keewatinook Aski is calling on the federal government to step in.
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June 19

When it comes to this tent scandal, Liberals blame everyone but themselves

 
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June 10

MP Niki Ashton grills minister over Liberal appointed lobbyists to COVID-19 Supply Council

THOMPSON - Yesterday, at the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates, NDP MP Niki Ashton (Churchill--Keewatinook Aski) grilled the Minister of Public Services and Procurement over a conflict of interest controversy that resulted in unrequested tents arriving in Mathias Colomb Cree Nation in Manitoba in May. The company that supplied the tents was connected to Minister Anand's COVID-19 Supply Council appointee, Cathy Bennett, who resigned last month after news of her...
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June 3

LETTER: The government must do more to keep First Nations safe

 
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May 22

NDP secures all-party support following conflict of interest controversy on government's COVID-19 Supply Council  

THOMPSON - After the recent resignation of a member of the federal government's COVID-19 Supply Council in the wake of a conflict of interest controversy, all parties supported the NDP's bid to have the Ministers of Indigenous Services and Public Service and Procurement to come to committee to answer growing questions on corporate interest.
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May 22

Concerning report of worker not self-isolating underscores need for Keeyask to go into care and maintenance

 
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May 15

NDP MP Niki Ashton named member of the Progressive International council

 
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