Tag: Trans

Indigenous group set to propose Trans Mountain stake purchase

An Indigenous organization is set to submit its bid for a stake in Trans Mountain, the oil-sands pipeline that was bought by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau‘s government amid fierce opposition to its expansion. Project Reconciliation, headed by former Thunderchild First Nation Chief Delbert Wapass, will probably make a formal offer next week, Stephen Mason, managing…

Liberals look to advance Trans Pacific bill before 2019 election

By Teresa WrightThe Canadian Press Sun., Sept. 16, 2018 OTTAWA—Federal Opposition parties are preparing their ammunition for a fall session of Parliament aimed at attacking the Trudeau government’s record on pipelines, trade and promises to raise fortunes of the middle class as the opening act in the year-long countdown to the 2019 election. MPs and…