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NDP Want Refugee Cap Lifted

/ 97.3 The Eagle

Federal New Democrats says the Liberals should be doing more in wake of Donald Trump’s immigration order banning people from seven Muslim-majority countries. Gord Johns, the M-P for Courtenay-Alberni, is critical of the prime minister for failing to denounce the U-S order while other world leaders have done so. Johns says Ottawa should also lift the cap on privately sponsored refugees in order to fill the gap following the U-S order. Currently, the cap on privately sponsored refugees is set at one-thousand

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