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Liberals and conservatives reject plan to put Canadians first

OTTAWA — Last night, the Liberals teamed up with the Conservatives and Bloc Quebecois to vote down and reject the NDP plan to make parliament deliver for Canadians.
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December 12

MP ASHTON CALLS OUT LIBERALS FOR SAYING ONE THING AND DOING ANOTHER

In Question Period today, Niki called out the Liberals for saying one thing and doing another when it comes to First Nations. (In french with english subs)
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December 10

MP Ashton calls for action on suicide crisis in Gods Lake Narrows

The Liberals have a bad habit of saying one thing and then doing the opposite.
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December 9

Small changes to government tax plan would make a big difference for millions of Canadians

OTTAWA – This morning, NDP Finance Critic Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby) and Health Critic Don Davies (Vancouver Kingsway) outlined the NDP proposal for small changes to the Liberals’ planned tax that would focus on the great help – including dental care – for middle class families and those who really need it.
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December 6

Ashton Reacts to the Liberal Government’s Throne Speech

Liberals failed to introduce concrete action to address northern housing and climate crisis
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December 6

NDP Statement on the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

Jagmeet Singh, Leader of Canada’s NDP, issued the following statement:
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December 3

MP REPORT: NDP Transport Critic Niki Ashton Calls for Climate Change Adaptation Action for Northern and Indigenous Communities

This week, the focus of the world is on COP25 – the UN conference on climate change in Madrid. 
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December 3

Trudeau Must Keep Election Promise and Deliver Treatment Centre for Grassy Narrows

OTTAWA — On Tuesday, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh stood with National Chief Perry Bellegarde of the Assembly of First Nations, Ontario Regional Chief Roseanne Archibald, and Chief Rudy Turtle of Grassy Narrows First Nation, to join in their calls for Justin Trudeau to keep his promise to help the people of Grassy Narrows.
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December 1

Singh Visits Iqaluit, Calls for Urgent Climate Action

Tougher targets and community investment are key
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November 27

MP Taylor Bachrach Named NDP Critic for Infrastructure and Communities

OTTAWA– Today, while speaking at the Federation of Canadian Municipalities, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh announced that he has named MP Taylor Bachrach (Skeena—Bulkley Valley) as Critic for Infrastructure and Communities in the NDP Shadow Cabinet.
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