Statement made on 17 June 2008 by Senator Sharon Carstairs (retired)
Hon. Sharon Carstairs:
Honourable senators, I was pleased to hear the Honourable Leader of the Government in the Senate indicate that the apology was a step forward.
Therefore, I ask the honourable senator if she can explain why the Government of Canada's per capita cost for the education of Aboriginal children on reserve is significantly lower than the per capita cost the average province spends.
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