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Conservatives selling out Canada’s future for short term economic gain in oil sands and other petroleum developments, say critics

The Conservative government is 'ideologically driven against nature' and 'have put all their eggs in one basket,' says NDP MP Megan Leslie.

Following a 40-page report showing Canada has fallen back on support for clean-energy technology development and two months before the Prime Minister’s advisory group on the environment is dismantled permanently, MPs and critics accuse the Conservatives of promoting and financing oil sands and other petroleum exploitation for short-term economic gain “at the expense of Canada’s future.” The Conservative government is “ideologically driven against nature” and “have put all their eggs in one basket,” said NDP MP Megan Leslie

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