Statement by Senator Larry W. Smith

June 21, 2018 – Senator Larry W. Smith, Leader of the Opposition in the Senate made the following statement on National Indigenous Peoples Day:

Today, Canadians should take the time to celebrate the outstanding contributions of our First Nations, Inuit, and Métis Peoples. On this very day of summer solstice, we recognize Indigenous Peoples for their contributions to our communities from Coast to Coast to Coast.
Let us also recognize and celebrate the heritage and culture of Canada’s Indigenous Peoples.
“On behalf of the Conservative Senate Caucus, I wish everyone a Happy National Indigenous Peoples Day!”

 

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Information (media only):
Karine Leroux
Office of the Honourable Larry W. Smith
Leader of the Conservative Senate Caucus
(613) 996-7068
Karine.Leroux@sen.parl.gc.ca