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“Mr. Speaker, this year marks the 30th anniversary of the Karabakh movement, a monumental event for the global Armenian community.”

“Will the Liberals do the right thing and withdraw this ill-advised tax on medicine?”

“Don Davies, NDP MP for Vancouver-Kingsway, brought that message to Qualicum Beach for the second stop on his national pharmacare tour in an attempt to make the subject an election issue in the 2019 federal election.”

“Why have the Liberals failed to launch an investigation or pursue compensation like the US has done?”

“This week we celebrate International Nurses Day, Indigenous Nurses Day, and Florence Nightingale’s birthday.”

“Neighbourhood House Week 2018 celebrates the multi-faceted contributions of these outstanding organizations to our communities, and our country.”

New Democrats call on the federal government to launch an investigation into these firms’ role in fuelling Canada’s opioid problem.

“I’m reminded of the phrase ‘imitation is the best form of flattery,’” NDP health critic Don Davies told VICE News.

An important report that was just released by the Standing Committee on Health: Pharmacare Now: Prescription Medicine Coverage for all Canadians. 

Over 4,000 people died of overdoses last year in Canada due to the opioids crisis, and Davies says their families and future users of the drugs deserve justice.