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"We're not ethnic minorities, we are Indigenous Peoples with the right to self-determination."
"This truly is a historic day," said the Yukon premier.
A deal could go through without including the always-contentious issue of alcohol.
Canada's provincial and territorial leaders gather in Whitehorse to discuss trade, health, climate, and pensions.
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The federal government is expected to release details about the inquiry shortly.
Make clean energy infrastructure a higher priority, the groups urge.
Provincial leaders are asking for a 25 per cent increase of the Canada Health Care Transfer to cover all health-care spending.
Wildfires take priority, says Brad Wall.
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In nearly nine years as Prime Minister, Mr. Harper has had only two brief meetings with all the Premiers in the same room at the same time. And on the issues raised in Charlottetown -- healthcare, elder-care, pensions, the missing and murdered women, infrastructure, sustainable energy, and a "Team Canada" approach to trade and marketing -- Mr. Harper has largely abandoned the field.
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