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REF NO.: 7

SUBJECT: Memorial University’s Harris Centre release final report on federal presence in Newfoundland and Labrador

DATE: Sept. 12

Note to Editors:
The Leslie Harris Centre of Regional and Policy Development (Harris Centre), Memorial University, will be releasing the final report detailing the federal government’s presence in Newfoundland and Labrador between 1981 and 2004.
A press conference will be held to announce the findings of the second report on Thurs., Sept. 14th, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. in the Junior Common Room, R. Gushue Hall of Memorial’s St. John’s campus. The author of the study, Dr. James Feehan of the Department of Economics, will make a short presentation and answer questions regarding the study.
Copies of the report will be made available at the briefing. Parking available in front of R. Gushue Hall. Media agencies are encouraged to send representatives.

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