Federal budget misses the mark on Aboriginal needs

Narine, Shari
March 2014
Windspeaker;Mar2014, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p8
The article discusses the 2014 federal budget for Aboriginal peoples in Canada. Topics discussed include Assembly of First Nations National Chief Shawn Atleo's claim that the First Nations have been trying to lift the two percent cap since 1996 and some of the provisions in the budget including continued funding for the First Nations Water and Wastewater Action Plan and renewal of commercial fishing enterprises in the Atlantic and Pacific.


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