What worked and what didn’t – a look at federal politics in 2018 on Parliament Hill

In 2018, Parliament Hill was a flurry of legislative activity having to do with First Nation, Metis and Inuit Peoples.

Not all of it successfully made it through – including perhaps one of the biggest announcements that happened on Valentine’s Day.

That’s when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made a speech about renewing the relationship between First Nation, Metis and Inuit Peoples through a rights framework that, even now, few understand.

 

Host/Producer Nation to Nation - Ottawa

Todd Lamirande is a member of the Métis Nation. He’s the Host/Producer of APTN’s political show, Nation to Nation. Todd first joined APTN in 2000 as a video journalist. He then anchored APTN National News for 2 years and moved on to host APTN Investigates for 5 seasons.