June 2012 will mark the 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812, an important milestone in Canada’s history and national identity. The Government of Canada recognizes the War of 1812 as a defining moment in the history of our nation and has big plans to commemorate this event of national and international significance. The 200th […]
ROME, ITALY February 18, 2012 – At the request of the Right Honourable Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada, Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, as a member of Canadian Delegation, attended the ceremony for the elevation of Archbishop Thomas C. Collins to the College of Cardinals in Rome. The ceremony was held at […]
Ottawa, Ontario—In a historic vote in the House of Commons that represents years of hard work, Members of Parliament voted to scrap the billion dollar liberal long gun registry. The Conservative legislation now goes to the Senate to be voted on before receiving Royal Assent. “This victory is shared with everyone who never lost faith […]
I would like to thank my Parliamentary colleagues for electing me to the position of Chair, of the Canada-North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Parliamentary Association. Their vote of confidence in my ability to represent Canadian interests in an important forum like NATO is truly humbling. The NATO Parliamentary Assembly was established in 1955 to […]
On Tuesday, the Harper Government introduced legislation to scrap the wasteful and ineffective long-gun registry.
On Tuesday, Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, introduced the Keeping Canada’s Economy & Jobs Growing Act.
On Tuesday, Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, announced that the Government of Canada has re-adopted the traditional names of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) as the Royal Canadian Navy, the Royal Canadian Air Force, and the Canadian Army.
Our Government’s Budget, A Low-Tax Plan for Jobs and Growth, is focused on helping Canadian families.