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Report From Parliament

Parliament has recessed for the summer, and as is customary for this season, I have been conducting constituency clinics in the less central areas of the riding. This summer, as I meet with people in Griffith, Whitney, Palmer Rapids, Quadeville, Braeside, Horton, Stonecliffe, Wilno, and Matawatchan, the common theme I hear from residents is the […]

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Cheryl Gallant brings EODP funding to Top O’ the Morning Café in Douglas

Douglas, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke was pleased to visit Brian and Angie McNish of Top O’ the Morning Cafe to announce federal funding in the amount of $1,750.00 from the Federal Eastern Ontario Development Program. “The money will establish the restaurant’s internet and social media presence by creating a website designed specifically […]

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Cheryl Gallant Brings EODP Money to Madawaska Doors in Barry’s Bay

Barry’s Bay, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew Nipissing Pembroke was pleased to meet with Mike Snider of Madawaska Doors to announce federal funding of up to $92,140.84 from the Eastern Ontario Development Program. “The funding will be directed toward Youth Internships to support marketing and production of a recently patented innovative new ultra-thin […]

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Micksburg Business Receives Eastern Ontario Development Program Funding

Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. is pleased to announce that M & R Feeds in Pembroke has qualified for Eastern Ontario Development Program Funding. “M & R Feeds provides top quality products and services to farmers and many other customers in the Pembroke and Cobden Areas. This funding will focus on Agri-Business Skills Training […]

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MP Gallant with airmen from 450 Tactical Helicopter Squadron

Report from Parliament – Budget 2014 Consultations

The deadline is fast approaching to give your input on Budget 2014! The Standing Committee on Finance is still accepting pre-budget submissions from Canadians. I would like to thank all the individuals, businesses and organizations from Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke who shared their ideas with me in preparation for Budget 2013, and encourage local citizens to forward recommendations […]

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Federal Funding to Vanderbrook Farm & Natural Horsemanship Centre

Killaloe, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP, Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, was pleased to announce that Hope Reins, situated at Vanderbrook Farm and Natural Horsemanship Centre will benefit from the 2013 Federal Enabling Accessibility Funding program. “Through the Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF), Hope Reins will receive $25,346 for the construction of an exterior ramp, and a barrier-free washroom. The […]

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Cheryl Gallant Calls for Transparency in the Reclassification of Firearms

Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, has formally written to the Minister of Public Safety, the Honourable Vic Toews, requesting the creation of a Firearms Experts Technical Committee. This committee would be tasked to deal with issues relating to the regulation of the Firearms Act, including the reclassification of firearms. “I am concerned […]

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Report From Parliament

Local residents know that broadband, affordable high-speed internet, is something that I have championed on behalf of underserviced residents of our riding. As your government MP, I was pleased to help deliver, with my government caucus colleagues, $55 million from the federal government, to be used in partnership with industry and other levels of government […]

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Cheryl Gallant Consults on Canada Job Grant

Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, took the opportunity at this year’s highly successful Options 2013 to consult with employers and educators on the Canada Job Grant. Options 2013 was made possible by $33,000 of federal funding through the Eastern Ontario Development Program (EODP).  Over 2000 Renfrew County students attended a job fair, […]

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Cheryl Gallant rises in support of Canadians with disabilities

Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke was delighted to speak in support of a Private Member’s Motion introduced by colleague, Phil McColeman, M.P. for Brant. Motion M-430 endorses the conclusions of a report prepared by the Panel on Labour Market Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities. The report, Rethinking disAbility in the Private Sector, […]

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