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#CanPoli: NDP motion secures public inquiry into tax scams – #CDNPoli

OTTAWA – Yesterday, the finance committee passed an NDP motion which demands that the government begin a public inquiry into the offshore tax schemes that defrauded some Canadians of their retirement savings. For years, people who lost tens of thousands of dollars were told that there was very little the …

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#CanPoli: NDP statement on the Conservative Party’s Opposition Motion – #CDNPoli

NDP Critic for Women and Gender Equality, Lindsay Mathyssen, and the NDP Critic for Defence, Randall Garrison, made the following statement: “Over the past few months, the scandal surrounding former General Vance and the Canadian Armed Forces has been a constant reminder of the lack of action and leadership from …

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#CanPoli: Justin Trudeau refuses to show up to vote on motion to stop fighting Indigenous children and Residential School Survivors in court – #CDNPoli

While Justin Trudeau says nice things about reconciliation, he didn’t even bother to show up to vote on a motion that told him to stop spending millions of dollars fighting Indigenous children and residential school survivors in court OTTAWA – Canadians across the country were devastated by the discovery of …

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#UKPoli: Greens Party motion to demand basic income pilot in Norwich is passed unanimously – #UKPolitics

21 July 2020 Norwich City Council has tonight unanimously passed a Green Party motion calling on the government to trial a fully evaluated basic income in the city in response to the economic shock of the coronavirus crisis.[1] Leaders of all political parties on Norwich City Council will now write …

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#UKPoli: Greens lead on first successful motion to demand government reparations for slavery – #UKPolitics

15 July 2020 A Green Party councillor has lead the way on the first successful motion to demand government reparations for slavery. Lambeth Council this evening [Wednesday, 15 July] passed a motion calling on the UK government to establish a commission to study the impact of UK involvement in the …

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