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New government help for small businesses long overdue: NDP

OTTAWA — New Democrats, who have been calling on the government to bring in a rental assistance program that directly helps small business owners since April, are encouraged to see the government finally acting on NDP recommendations today. Now, the government must make the eligibility for the new assistance plan retroactive so that small business owners who shut their doors to support public health get the help they needed from the start.
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October 8

Pandemic profiteers and ultra-wealthy must pay their share

NDP proposes host of measures to pay for the help Canadians need
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October 7

More and more Canadians need the federal government to act on dental care

OTTAWA — While the Liberals have been refusing to implement the NDP’s proposal for a federal dental care program for uninsured Canadians, millions of more Canadians have found themselves in need of that crucial support. Today, the Parliamentary Budget Officer (PBO) released an updated report in response to a request by NDP Health Critic Don Davies that proves the growing need for the NDP’s proposed dental care coverage.
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October 5

NDP introduces bill to protect more Canadians from abuse

OTTAWA – Today, Randall Garrison, NDP Critic for Justice introduced legislation that would help address domestic violence in Canada by making controlling or coercive conduct in an intimate relationship a criminal offence.
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September 28

Liberal cuts are hurting Veterans: PBO

Rachel Blaney, the NDP Critic for Veterans made the following statement:
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September 25

Motion M-50: Renewable Canada

MP Randall Garrison's Motion to Establish a Crown Corporation Called Renewable Canada
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September 12

Homelessness in Canada is another example of empty Liberal words

September 12, 2020
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September 8

Liberals shouldn’t make students pay the price for Trudeau’s WE scandal

September 8, 2020
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August 25

Liberals must stop failing Canadians in need of Housing: NDP

August 25, 2020
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August 21

NDP statement on the Liberals' appeal of the federal court ruling to protect refugees in Canada

August 21, 2020 - NDP Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Critic Jenny Kwan released the following statement:
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