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As the oil sands MP, Tory Brian Jean's 'got a real challenge'

'There has to be government intervention and working with industry to find people who are trained, first of all, but also to find them places to live and eat and sleep. It's not working right now,' Brian Jean said in 2004

With the environment now considered one of the top issues facing the country, Conservative MP Brian Jean is facing increasingly competing interests in his high-profile riding of Fort McMurray-Athabasca, where the the negative impacts of the oil sands boom are turning local opinion against expanding oil sands development.

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As the oil sands MP, Tory Brian Jean's 'got a real challenge'

'There has to be government intervention and working with industry to find people who are trained, first of all, but also to find them places to live and eat and sleep. It's not working right now,' Brian Jean said in 2004

With the environment now considered one of the top issues facing the country, Conservative MP Brian Jean is facing increasingly competing interests in his high-profile riding of Fort McMurray-Athabasca, where the the negative impacts of the oil sands boom are turning local opinion against expanding oil sands development.

  

Parliamentary Calendar
Monday, February 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Book of Negroes screening on Parliament Hill Jan. 27, 2015

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Copies of Lawrence Hill's book, Book of Negroes.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MPs Ray Boughen, Rob Clarke, John Barlow and Chris Warkentin.
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Aunjanue Ellis, star of Book of Negroes.

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