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Canada Summer Jobs Now Accepting Applications for 2018

I am pleased to inform employers that applications to assist in the hiring of summer students will be available December 19th, 2017 to February 2nd, 2018. Congratulations to all the employers who received funding to hire a student this past year. Once again, the Canada Summer Jobs program for 2018 is being announced earlier than […]

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Canadians encouraged to speak out and take action against gender-based violence

Show your support for survivors and those affected by violence during the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence I invite constituents to  participate in the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence. The recent, high profile murders of Anastasia Kuzyk, Nathalie Warmerdam, and Carol Culleton shine a light on the immediate need for activism […]

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NEWS RELEASE Cutting the pay of Injured Soldiers Wrong. Nov 10 2017

Cutting the Pay of Sick or Injured Soldiers is Just Plain Wrong

The decision to cut the pay of sick or injured Special Operations soldiers is just plain wrong. With the home base for the Canadian Special Operations Regiment (CSOR) located at CFB Petawawa, I have been hearing directly from soldiers and their families how unfair they feel this treatment of injured soldiers is. I was shocked […]

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New Ottawa River Watershed Council Creates Uncertainty

The new Ottawa River Watershed Council the liberal party is proposing is creating uncertainty for property owners in the Ottawa Valley. In addition to affecting property values, people who work at Canadian Nuclear Laboratories in Chalk River have every reason to be concerned for their jobs also. The loss of tens of thousands of jobs […]

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NEWS RELEASE Double Double the Tax for Employees Oct 11 2017

Double Double the Tax for Employees

Liberal Tax on Employee Rewards Targets Working Class I am writing today to confirm my determination to oppose tax hikes imposed by the Trudeau government on employees who are rewarded with employee discounts. One of the ways employers are able to reward employees in the retail and food service industries is by offering discounts for […]

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NEWS RELEASE Local Small Business bringing a new level to their hospitality

Local Small Business bringing a new level to their hospitality

I traveled to Golden Lake, and visited with the proud new owners of the Sands on Golden Lake, Craig and Jennifer Purcell, to see their proposed plans to bring a new level of hospitality to their guests. Nothing is more enjoyable than a multi-generation family vacation, allowing parents, grandparents and children to relax and spend […]

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NEWS RELEASE Tax Town Hall Draws Large Crowd Sept 29 2017

Tax Town Hall Draws Large Crowd

Thank you to the many constituents who attended a packed meeting at the Cobden Agricultural Hall to voice their opposition to the plan by the Federal Government to raise taxes on farmers, small business, as well as a variety of professionals like engineers, doctors, dentists, building contractors, plumbers, electricians, to name a few trades. What […]

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Farmers Take a Beating from Trudeau Liberals

It has been a rough year for agricultural producers. Carbon taxes have seen energy prices soar. High rainfall in Eastern Ontario has delayed planting, and rotted crops. Our largest trading partner has demanded an end to supply managed sectors. Yet the Trudeau government thinks our farmers can handle a few more punches. Without waiting to […]

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NEWS RELEASE Trudeau Liberals Putting Small Business Jobs at Risk MP Cheryl Gallant August 16 2017

Trudeau Liberals Putting Small Business Jobs at Risk

  Last year it was campgrounds, this year it is doctors and small businesses in general. The Trudeau Liberals are willing to risk killing jobs, especially scarce in rural Canada. Can small businesses survive the impact of a 93 percent tax, without cutting jobs? That is the combined tax rate estimated by Armstrong Economics. July […]

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