The politics of being Aboriginal Part III

For the first time, a polling firm has surveyed First Nations and Metis people to find out their support for various political parties.

PART I PART II PART III

APTN Investigates
A Winnipeg research firm has broken new ground.

For the first time, a polling firm has surveyed First Nations and Metis people to find out their support for various political parties.

APTN Investigates reporter Melissa Ridgen has an exclusive look at the results and what it all means to the major political parties.

Host, Producer / Winnipeg

Melissa is a proud Red River Metis and award-winning journalist who has spent more than 24 years covering crime, courts, politics, business and entertainment for newspapers in four provinces.
She then joined APTN Investigates in 2009 and APTN National News in 2018 and in that time has garnered numerous awards and nominations including from the World Indigenous Television Broadcasters Network (2013), Canadian Association of Journalists (2016, 2019) and Canadian Screen Awards (2018, 2019).