Conservatives moving in ‘right direction’ on Aboriginal issues: Penashue

He won the seat for Labrador in this month’s federal election.

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He won the seat for Labrador in this month’s federal election.

Now the rookie MP is Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s minister of intergovernmental affairs.

Peter Penashue is one of two Aboriginal MPs in cabinet.

Penashue spoke with APTN National News.

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Before moving to become the APTN News social media producer, Mark was the executive producer for the news in eastern Canada. Before starting with APTN in 2009, Mark worked at CBC Radio and Television in Newfoundland and Labrador and Ottawa.