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Canada Signs Long-term Agreement with Irving Shipbuilding Inc.

The Honourable Peter Mackay, Minister of Defence on behalf of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services and Minister for Status of Women, is pleased to announce that the Government of Canada has signed the umbrella agreement with Irving Shipbuilding Inc. under the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy (NSPS). Click here to […]

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GONE! THE LONG-GUN REGISTRY IS SCRAPPED!

GONE! THE LONG-GUN REGISTRY IS SCRAPPED!

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 […]

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MP Gallant Elected Chair of the Canada-NATO Association

  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 […]

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