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News Release Gallant May 5 2016

Former 427 Squadron Commander Major-General Christopher Coates Greets MP Cheryl Gallant at NORAD Headquarters

As Vice-Chair of the Standing Committee on National Defence, I visited the North American Aerospace Command (NORAD) Headquarters. The visit was a part of the committee’s study of the Canadian NORAD Region and aerial readiness. It was my pleasure to be greeted by MGen Christopher Coates, in his current posting at NORAD. I remember his […]

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Cheryl Gallant News Release April 22nd, 2016

Defence Cuts Risk Lives

The decision to cut equipment purchases approved by our previous Conservative Government risks lives. That is my thought when in regards to the decision by the Trudeau Government to withhold funds for equipment like search and rescue helicopters and personal armour protection systems. As the MP whose constituency includes Garrison Petawawa, I pointed out to […]

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NEWS RELEASE MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts International Trade Discussion in Arnprior April 15 2016

MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts International Trade Meeting in Arnprior

I was pleased to be joined by the Hon. Ed Fast, MP in Arnprior to a special briefing for local businesses on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). As Minister of International Trade in the Conservative Government, Mr. Fast negotiated the blockbuster trade deal. Thank-you to David Watson, President and CEO of Plaintree Systems in Arnprior for […]

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March 4, 2016 - MP Gallant Announces New Accessibility Funding in Calabogie

MP Gallant Announces New Accessibility Funding in Calabogie

I was pleased visit Calabogie Peaks Resort to announce $44,200 in funding through the Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF). The funding will go towards the Paving a Pathway to Enable Accessibility to Activities and Building at Calabogie Peaks. Paul and Liz Murphy have made Calabogie Peaks a leader in accessibility advocacy and working to advance the […]

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Febraury 12th, 2016 - MP Cheryl Gallant Concerned New Defence Policy of Retreat Comes at a High Price

MP Cheryl Gallant Concerned New Defence Policy of Retreat Comes at a High Price

I am adding my voice to the concern the decision to cancel air support for our soldiers on the ground in Iraq jeopardizes their safety and will cost lives. The spouses and children of the Canadian Special Operations Regiment (CSOR) are my constituents. I am deeply concerned about the decision to remove air support while […]

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NEWS RELEASE Canadian Health Measures Survey Comes to Renfrew County Jan 19 2016

MP Cheryl Gallant Confirms Pembroke/Pembroke First Communities in Canada Asked to Participate in new Canadian Health Measures Survey

As MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, I am asking local residents to “not hang up”, if they receive a call from Statistics Canada asking for participation in a Canadian Health Measures Survey. In response to constituents who have called my office asking if the call they have received asking for their participation in this survey is legitimate, yes […]

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