Yesterday, at the Alberta Legislature, the Chiefs of Treaty No. 8 met with the Premier of Alberta and the Minister of Aboriginal Relations. During the meeting the Chiefs discussed some of the issues facing their communities and the need to move forward with a plan to collaboratively address them.
"All the discussion the Premier has had with the media regarding working with First Nations, it is hopeful to see a willingness to work with us," states Chief Steve Courtoreille, Grand Chief with Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta before adding, "we have serious issues with many of the Laws, regulations and policies in this province and it sounds like she is willing to step forward with some action."
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