Feds pledge more than $4-billion in pre-election budget for Indigenous file
Advancing reconciliation was a key theme of the budget, which included money to forgive loans on comprehensive claim negotiations, to implement Jordan's Principle, and revitalize Indigenous languages.
Chief Marcia Brown Martel, pictured Oct. 6, 2017, singing in front of Centre Block. The 2019 budget announced significant funding for Indigenous issues. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade