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TORONTO, ON (Mar 22, 2016) – “Today’s federal budget has finally begun to deliver on much needed funding – $8.4 billion over five years – that should start to reverse the tide of poverty and despair that has devastated far too many of our communities and destroyed far too many lives” said Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day.

        OTTAWA, ON (Jan 28, 2016) --- Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day released the following statement after meeting and presenting Pre-Budget Submission to Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau in Ottawa today:

“The Chiefs of Ontario 2016 federal pre-budget submission (PBS) is the first significant opportunity for this government to begin a new fiscal relationship and to concretely address the Calls to Action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC).

TORONTO (Sept 29, 2015) --- Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day congratulates Batchewana First Nation’s Completion of Bow Lake Wind Facility Project.

“Today marks the beginning of a new energy reality for Batchewana First Nation – as well as all those consumers who will benefit from clean, renewable wind energy,” said Ontario Regional Chief Day, who is attending the official ribbon cutting ceremony today.