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How a local Church is turning a small grant into a big benefit for residents

I recently visited Palmer Rapids, making a stop at the  Community Wesleyan Church to see how a federal grant will benefit physically disabled visitors and parishioners. One of the great teachings of the Bible is ‘Treat others as you want to be treated.’  The Community Wesleyan Church is taking that lesson to heart, by providing […]

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Eganville and District Seniors Benefit from New Horizons Funding

  Photo: March break Eganville aread children at Eganville centre for Movie Day, Cheryl, Joyce Gutziet, Ken Caldwell and Shelley McLeod, programs co-ordinator Eganville, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, today congratulated the Eganville and District Senior Needs on being selected  to receive funding under the New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP). […]

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Cheryl Gallant Welcomes Protection for the Petawawa River

Photo: Cheryl Gallant, MP with Petawawa pioneer family Wegner descendant June Anderson at a proposed Petawawa dam site Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke welcomes the protection provided by Bill C-45, “Jobs and Growth Act” to protect the Petawawa River. “In the case of the Petawawa River, plans to construct dam-like structures would destroy […]

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Cheryl Seeks Farmers’ Input “Growing Forward”

Cheryl Seeks Farmers’ Input “Growing Forward”

Eganville, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew Nipissing Pembroke, reminds farmers: Five years ago our Federal Conservative Government implemented the “Growing Forward” framework agreement which laid the groundwork for coordinated federal-provincial action to help the agricultural sector become more prosperous, competitive and innovative. It contains the Business Risk Management (BRM) program suite launched on […]

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Cheryl Views Extent of Drought in Renfrew County

Over the past several weeks MP Cheryl Gallant has been meeting with farmers, suppliers and monitoring sale prices. “From Arnprior to Whitney and almost every area in between, crops are failing”, she observed. “The livestock producers are particularly desperate as they cannot find hay to feed their animals. The little that does become available is […]

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CBC Abandons Rural Canada

Foymount, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP today expressed disappointment in the decision by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) to cease service to rural Canada. On July 31, 2012, CBC confirmed it is shutting down its over-the-air analogue television transmission network of 622 transmitters. Despite receiving a generous subsidy from Canadian taxpayers, if available in their […]

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MP Gallant Welcomes Canada/US Border Deal to Aid Local Forestry

MP Gallant Welcomes Canada/US Border Deal to Aid Local Forestry

Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke welcomed the announcement by Prime Minister Stephen Harper that a comprehensive border and trade agreement had been concluded with our largest trading partner. While specific details had yet to be finalized, the deal provides the framework to solve trade irritants. “This is good news for our forestry industry,” stated Cheryl Gallant, […]

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Cheryl Gallant, MP welcomes Bob Izumi to the Parliamentary Outdoors Caucus

Cheryl Gallant, MP welcomes Bob Izumi to the Parliamentary Outdoors Caucus

Ottawa, Ontario… Cheryl Gallant, MP, was pleased recently to play host to Outdoors Sportsman and Television personality Bob Izumi in Ottawa recently. Bob was in Ottawa to address the Parliamentary Outdoors Caucus regarding the importance to our local economy of the multi-billion dollar sport fishing industry. Cheryl is a founding member of the Outdoors Caucus. […]

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