The Canadian Press

2015-08-31 | FedElxn Mulcair

Preview Clip

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair has unveiled new measures aimed at curbing violence against aboriginal women as he promised to undo what he says is an "underlying attitude of racism" that has prevented a national inquiry into the issue. Mulcair says nothing has been done in the year since the death of a Manitoba teenager helped highlight the issue. (Campaigning in Saskatchewan -- a province with one of the highest rates of violence against women -- he promised to restore a shelter enhancement program scrapped by the Conservative government and repeated his commitment to call an inquiry within his first 100 days in office into missing and murdered aboriginal women.)

Date: 2015-08-31
Placeline: SASKATOON.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 15 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << this month is the first anniversary of the horrific murder of Tina Fontaine her tragic death shocked this country and I say this to every mother to every daughter every sister that it's time you had a prime minister who cares >>