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Cullen welcomes another airport funding announcement

September 04, 2014

Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen welcomed yesterday’s announcement that the Northwest Regional Airport will receive a second grant of $250,000 from the Northern Development Initiative Trust to assist with airport expansion.

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Cullen slams decision for single inquest into northern sawmill explosions

August 08, 2014

The BC Coroners Service decision this week to hold a single public inquest into four deaths at sawmill explosions in Burns Lake and Prince George is little more than a “tick box” in already badly flawed investigations, says Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen.

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Conservatives must respond now to Mount Polley tailings pond disaster

August 06, 2014

New Democrats are urging the Conservative government to respond immediately to the devastating breach of the Mount Polley Mine tailings pond where billions of litres of toxic water and sands have been released into the surrounding lakes and rivers.

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News from NDP.ca

Champlain Bridge toll would cause traffic chaos

The Parliamentary Budget Officer (PBO) has confirmed the Champlain Bridge toll would cause traffic trouble in the region. Meanwhile, the NDP continues to urge the Conservatives to find a better...


What’s up with Justin Trudeau and Iraq?

Justin Trudeau has sent some contradictory messages on Canada’s role in Iraq:

“Ten years ago, Mr. Harper was eager to send us into a combat role in Iraq, and we managed to avoid that. I think it...


Conservatives fail Canadian steel workers, retirees

The NDP blasted the federal Conservatives today for leaving former Stelco workers and retirees – as well as their families and communities – unprotected in the wake of US Steel Canada filing for...


Nouvelles de NPD.ca

Déclaration de l’opposition officielle sur le rejet de sa motion sur le salaire minimum fédéral

Le porte-parole de l’Opposition officielle en matière de travail, Alexandre Boulerice (Rosemont – La Petite-Patrie) a fait la déclaration suivante à la suite du rejet de sa motion sur le salaire...

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Alerte à l’hypocrisie: les conservateurs augmentent le budget de leurs bureaux satellites

On se souviendra que les conservateurs de Stephen Harper, dans des élans de fausse indignation, ont reproché au NPD d’avoir « des bureaux régionaux satellites ».

Eh bien, ce matin, La Presse...

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Le NPD demande au gouvernement d’adopter une stratégie pancanadienne sur les soins aux aînés

Aujourd’hui la porte-parole du NPD en matière d’aînés, Irene Mathyssen (London-Fanshawe), a déposé une motion demandant au gouvernement d’adopter une stratégie pancanadienne sur les soins aux aînés....

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