Premier Christy Clark has issued the following statement following Shawn Atleo's recent resignation from the position of National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations:
“I want to thank Shawn A-in-chut Atleo for his many contributions as National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations.
“Chief Atleo has dedicated his life to improving the lives of First Nations people in British Columbia and across the country. As National Chief, Shawn demonstrated the same passion and tireless work ethic that he showed during his time as Regional Chief of British Columbia.
“I wish him and his family all the best, and look forward to working with the next national chief.”
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