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DAMNING REPORT SHOWS TRUDEAU’S LIBERALS FAILED FIRST NATIONS IN MANITOBA: NDP

THOMPSON – NDP candidates Leah Gazan (Winnipeg Centre) and Niki Ashton (Churchill—Keewatinook Aski) condemned Trudeau's Liberals for failing First Nations in Manitoba. A recent report has found that the life expectancy gap between First Nations people and other Manitobans has widened to 11 years.  
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September 17

NDP Will Bring Maternity Health Services To Our North

FLIN FLON – Today, NDP candidates Georgina Jolibois (Desneth√©—Missinippi—Churchill River) and Niki Ashton (Churchill—Keewatinook Aski) announced that an NDP government will reopen the Flin Flon maternity ward. The NDP will also work closely with the provinces to fix staffing gaps, improve wait times, and ensure access to primary care for people giving birth in the North.
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September 13

NDP’s commitment on cell phone and internet bills critical for Manitoba

NDP’s plan to cap prices would save Canadian families almost $250 per year
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September 12

NDP’S NIKI ASHTON CALLS FOR A NEW DEAL FOR OUR NORTH 

THOMPSON - NDP incumbent Niki Ashton (Churchill—Keewatinook Aski) kicked off her campaign for reelection in Thompson. Speaking in front of the Thompson post office, Ashton said that voters will have a clear choice in the upcoming election.
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September 6

HUMAN RIGHTS TRIBUNAL RULING SHOWS TRUDEAU AND CONSERVATIVES BOTH FAILED FIRST NATIONS KIDS 

NDP MPs and candidates Georgina Jolibois (Desneth√©—Missinippi—Churchill River) and Niki Ashton (Churchill—Keewatinook Aski) called today’s ruling from the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal a searing indictment of Liberal and Conservative governments’ failure to make life better for First Nations children. 
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August 29

MP ASHTON CALLS ON FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO KEEP PROMISE TO MARCEL COLOMB FIRST NATION

Less than 40% of promised money has been delivered
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August 26

NDP Joins Condemnation of Trudeau’s Environmental Record

Who knew buying pipelines and giving billions to oil and gas could be bad for the environment, said no one, ever.
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August 23

MP Report: Island Lake First Nations Fight for Better Health Care

As MP for our region I have spoken out time and time again about the need for better health care. 
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August 28

Who did it worse? Trudeau vs. Harper

Justin Trudeau has been a disappointment. When it comes to the issues that matter, he's just not that different from Stephen Harper. The environment, workers, scandals, Canadians deserve so much better.
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