Christian Groups Call for Removal of Canada Summer Jobs Pledge

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Christian Groups Call for Removal of Canada Summer Jobs Pledge

A group of Christian leaders hold a news conference in Ottawa to voice their concerns over the government’s addition of a controversial pledge to the Canada Summer Jobs program application for federal funding.

Speaking with reporters are Charles McVety (Canada Christian College and School of Graduate Theological Studies); Eferem Leakemarian (Ethiopian Evangelical Association); Tony Soldano (All Peoples Church); Rondo Thomas (Evangelical Association of Canada); David Loganathan (Tamil Pastors Association); and Peter Marshall (Canadian Religious Broadcasters Association). (January 31, 2018. No interpretation)