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September 25

MP Mumilaaq Qaqqaq to Trudeau: Leave empty words behind, people in Nunavut need real action

OTTAWA – Following the Throne Speech, NDP MP Mumilaaq Qaqqaq (Nunavut) sent a clear message to Justin Trudeau that people in Nunavut need real action to fix the housing crisis they are facing. His empty words and broken promises have not helped anyone in the North. In Parliament on Wednesday, Qaqqaq reminded the Liberal government of their failure in upholding people’s basic human right to housing in Nunavut.
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August 20

Liberals side with telecom companies instead of Nunavummiut 

SALLIQ (CORAL HARBOUR) – Instead of making internet services more affordable for Canadians, the Liberals sided with Canada’s largest telecom companies in their appeal of an August 2019 CRTC decision to lower wholesale rates. During this pandemic, Canadians are more dependent than ever on high-speed internet connection for work, school and essential services.
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April 1

MP Mumilaaq Qaqqaq says the federal government must be ready to help people in Nunavut before COVID-19 hits

IQALUIT – With the first of the month just getting near, the NDP has written to the Prime Minister, renewing their call for a moratorium on rent, mortgage and utility payments amid COVID-19.
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March 16

Statement by NDP MP Mumilaaq Qaqqaq amid COVID-19

NDP MP Mumilaaq Qaqqaq released the following statement today:
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February 13

Jagmeet Singh reaches out to premier Joe Savikataaq on pharmacare

OTTAWA – This week, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh sent a letter to Premier Joe Savikataaq to update the government of Nunavut on the NDP’s plan to bring in pharmacare for all and to seek his government's support to make sure every person in Nunavut is covered. 
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