AFN, ITK have big expectations for Federal #Budget2017

Finance Minister Bill Morneau told the House of Commons Tuesday that he will deliver the federal budget March 22.

Last year, Morneau and the Liberals put up $8.4 billion over five years towards mostly First Nation on reserve programs.

Todd Lamirande
APTN National News
Finance Minister Bill Morneau told the House of Commons Tuesday that he will deliver the federal budget March 22.

Last year, Morneau and the Liberals put up $8.4 billion over five years towards mostly First Nation on reserve programs.

According to the AFN, that much should be expected this year.

And the Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami say last year’s budget was just a start.

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Todd Lamirande is Red River Metis. Todd first joined APTN in 2000 as a writer - researcher. He went on to be a videojournalist based in Vancouver. Todd has hosted three programs for APTN News and Current Affairs: the national news, Investigates and Nation to Nation.