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MNC Congratulates the Newly Elected MN-S leadership
by NationTalk onJune 29, 20072080 Views
OTTAWA, June 28 – The Métis National Council extends its congratulations to all the elected and acclaimed candidates in the Métis Nation – Saskatchewan election. Although official results will not be posted until later, The MNC extends its sincerest congratulatory sentiments to President-elect Mr. Robert Doucette, and the newly elected Provincial Métis Council. “This election offers renewed opportunities for the MN-S and the Métis citizens in Saskatchewan, and I want to commend them for coming out to cast their vote,” MNC President Clément Chartier said today. “I would like to personally express my congratulations to the President-elect, and we look forward to having Mr. Doucette joining the MNC team.”
The MNC once again reaffirms its commitment to the newly elected President and Provincial Métis Council members to provide its assistance to help re-establish Métis government in Saskatchewan.
The MNC represents the Métis Nation in Canada at the national and international level. The Métis Nation’s homeland includes the three Prairie Provinces and extends into Ontario, British Columbia, the Northwest Territories and the northern United States. There are approximately 350,000 – 400,000 Métis Nation citizens in Canada.
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