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Bringing New Horizons to Killaloe

I was pleased to visit the Community Resource Centre in Killaloe to celebrate $24,950 in funding through the New Horizons for Seniors Program. I am delighted that the application of the Community Resource Centre was successful.  Congratulations to Executive Director Bil Smith of the Community Resource Centre for using the New Horizons grant program to […]

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Fake Casino Using Fake News Story To Dupe Canadians

Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, is warning constituents about a fake news story being promoted by an organization claiming to be an online casino. “This is a very deceptive fake news site that mimics the graphics and format of the CBC website before it was recently updated. Under the headlines “Legalization of Cannabis […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Questions Defence Minister on Equipment Shortages

I rose during Question Period in Parliament to question the Defence Minister about equipment shortfalls for soldiers. Hansard, June 7, 2018. Mrs. Cheryl Gallant (Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, Conservative): With summer upon us, Canadians are gearing up to head out to the great outdoors, and it appears they are better equipped than our Canadian Armed Forces. Thanks to […]

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Your Pension: Gone with the Wynne

The decision to spend 741 million Canada Pension Plan (CPP) payroll-deducted dollars from hard-working Canadians to purchase industrial wind turbines, risks the pensions of Canadians. The CPP tax was recently increased by the Trudeau liberals, rising to 11.9% in 2019. The industrial wind turbine scheme and the Liberal ‘greed’ Energy Act have been mired in […]

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Stop the Posting Allowance Tax on Military Families

I joined debate on Budget 2018 in Parliament today with a speech calling on Canadians to take action to fight a new tax on military families. The government, desperate for cash, has begun to tax the posting allowance given to members of the Canadian Forces when they are relocated. When the women and men serving in […]

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Ordinary to Extraordinary: Celebrating International Women’s Day

I am celebrating International Women’s Day by sharing stories from the Federated Women’s Institutes of Ontario (FWIO). ‘Ordinary to Extraordinary’ is a collection of real-life stories of 150 women that were compiled as a project to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday. A big thank-you to Irene Robillard, Burnstown Women’s Institute, FWIO Canada 150 Chair, who put […]

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For Immediate Release MP Cheryl Gallant Thank-you for Your Vote of Confidence!

Thank-you for Your Vote of Confidence!

On behalf of my husband Jamie and my daughters Chantal, Lauren, Ellyse and Amelia, a heartfelt thank-you to the Conservative Party riding members for their overwhelming vote of confidence in nominating me as their candidate for the next federal election. I am fully humbled and gratified by your support. As a democratic political party, membership […]

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Exposing the Secret Campaigns to Steal Jobs and Undermine Democracy

Alarm bells are being sounded by Canadians concerned over the pending acquisition of Canadian construction company Aecon Group Inc., by a massive Chinese state-owned enterprise. That is why our Conservative team in Ottawa is calling on the Trudeau Liberals to hold a full and proper national security review on this take-over. According to a Canadian […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Announces Funding Available for Muskrat Lake Clean-Up

I am pleased to confirm  applications are now open, with over 15 million dollars available from existing federal environmental funding programs, for the 2018-19 season for environmental programs for projects like the clean-up of Muskrat Lake. We have a serious toxic algae problem in Muskrat Lake. I encourage the Muskrat Lake Watershed Council and any […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Receives Support From Faith Community

In a special meeting called for clarification, I received wide support from members across the Ottawa Valley faith community to oppose changes made to the 2018 Canada Summer Jobs Program. The decision by the Liberal Party to discriminate against people of faith is being widely condemned by a large cross section of residents in the riding. […]

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