OTTAWA, Oct. 20, 2016 /CNW/ - Following the tabling of a petition in the House of Commons this morning, students are available to comment on the Governments' lack of funding for the Post-Secondary Student Support Program (PSSSP).
Member of Parliament for Timmins - James Bay Charlie Angus presented a petition signed by hundreds of students calling on the Federal Government to invest in the (PSSSP) to fund Indigenous learners.
The Canadian Federation of Students is organising rallies and demonstrations in more than 15 cities on November 2nd demanding universal access to post-secondary education, education justice, and investments in public education. The Canadian Federation of Students represents more than 650,000 college and university students across Canada.
SOURCE Canadian Federation of Students
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