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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ~ NDP GEARS UP TO FIGHT CONSERVATIVES’ SNOOPING LAW

Published: September 15, 2011

OTTAWA – New Democrats are gearing up to fight the Conservative’s proposed snooping law at every level this fall in order to protect the rights and privacy of Canadians. “What we have been hearing from experts and citizen is that this new law gives the government and police way too much power to snoop into […]

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STATEMENT FROM JACK LAYTON

Published: July 25, 2011

The Hon. Jack Layton, M.P. P.C. 25 July 2011 Toronto, Ontario CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY On February 5th, 2010, I shared with Canadians that I, like 25,000 other Canadian men every year, had been diagnosed with prostate cancer. I have received overwhelming support from my loving family, my friends, my caucus and party, and thousands of […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ~ DON’T GUT ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT AGENCY: NDP

Published: July 21, 2011

Ottawa’s first responsibility is to protect people and environment, not big industry OTTAWA – Canada’s Official Opposition is urging the Harper government to reverse its plan to decimate the environmental agency that evaluates the impact of proposed projects on the environment. “Last year’s BP spill was a stark reminder that we need a robust environmental […]

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