First Nations Leadership Council

February 26, 2011 11:33 ET

Liberal & NDP Leadership Candidates Respond to "What will you do?"

Attention: Assignment Editor, Business/Financial Editor, Environment Editor, News Editor, Government/Political Affairs Editor VANCOUVER, BC, NEWS RELEASE--(Marketwire - Feb. 26, 2011) - The BC Assembly of First Nations, First Nations Summit and Union of BC Indian Chiefs is publicly releasing a joint letter to the leadership candidates of the BC Liberal Party and the BC New Democratic Party.

It is with much disappointment to report that only two leadership candidates of the BC Liberal Party and one leadership candidate of the BC New Democratic Party have responded. Their responses are online at:
http://www.ubcic.bc.ca/files/FNLCRelease_LtrLeadershipCandidates_022511.pdf

A copy of the joint letter to leadership candidates is online at:
http://www.ubcic.bc.ca/News_Releases/UBCICNews02081101.html /For further information: Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, Union of BC Indian Chiefs (250) 490-5314; Grand Chief Ed John, First Nations Summit (778) 772-8218; Regional Chief Jody Wilson-Raybould, BC Assembly of First Nations (778) 772-8681/ IN: ECONOMY, ENERGY, ENVIRONMENT, MINING, POLITICS

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