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Stan Beardy elected Regional Chief of Ontario

The new Regional Chief of Ontario for the Assembly of First Nations is a familiar voice.

Stan Beardy won his bid for the role over incumbent Angus Toulouse today in Toronto by a vote count of 59 to 53.

He'll step down as Grand Chief of the Nishnawbe Aski Nation as he takes over for Toulouse. It's a postion Beardy has held for 12 years.

He talks about his new role with Voyage North's Cathy Alex.

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