Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 8:25 PM ET

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National Audio 8:25 PM ET

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NAT173 - (NB-Payette) FREDERICTON x-09s. Governor General Julie Payette has praised Canada's tolerance and freedom of religion during a speech to the New Brunswick legislature. Payette, who faced criticism for a speech last week that some said mocked people of faith, did not directly address the controversy over her earlier remarks. But the former astronaut talked of the need to work together. New Brunswick Opposition Leader Blaine Higgs says Payette's earlier comments were inappropriate. ("..is today.") (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

TAG: Payette's first official trip included a visit to the University of New Brunswick. She rode in armoured vehicles and a helicopter at 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown. …

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