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Cheryl Gallant Brings EODP Funding to Heliconia Press

June 2, 2015

Beachburg, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased to visit Heliconia Press in Beachburg to announce a contribution of $100,000 over five years from the Federal Government’s Eastern Ontario Development Program (EODP). The funding will support increasing market competitiveness and overall business strength. “I am pleased that the Federal Government wisely decided to […]


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Cheryl Gallant Leads Nuclear Caucus Tour

June 2, 2015

Southern Ontario, Canada… Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, Chair of the Conservative Nuclear Caucus, led a delegation from the nuclear caucus, in co-operation with the Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries, in a tour of OCI member industries. “The tour was an excellent success. Canadians have much to be proud of. The future is nuclear,” remarked Cheryl […]


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Cheryl Gallant Announces $555,281 Project with Federal Government Funding for Local Employer

May 4, 2015

Chalk River, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased to announce a $555,281 project with Innovation funding through the Canadian Space Agency’s Space Technologies Development Program.  Bubble Technology Industries, located in Chalk River, made the successful application. “Our Federal Government understands the importance of science, research and development,” observed Cheryl Gallant, MP. “Residents […]


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Cheryl Gallant Voted Chair of the Conservative Nuclear Industry Caucus

February 24, 2015

Photo: (L to R) Cheryl Gallant, MP meeting this week with George Christidis, Director Federal Affairs Ontario Power Generation; Dr. John Barrett, President & CEO Canadian Nuclear Association; Cheryl Gallant, MP; Steve Copeland, Senior Advisor Regulatory Affairs Bruce Power Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, was pleased to be voted unanimously as Chair of the Conservative Nuclear […]


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Report from Parliament

February 13, 2015

Canada is recognized as a world leader in the way we prudently manage our economy for the benefit of all our citizens. There is no on-the-job training for such an important task as managing a G7 economy. Now is not the time to be experimenting with extremist policies derived from some discredited ideology that has […]


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Report from Parliament

January 13, 2015

Now that the winter heating season is upon us, residents once again face the shock of opening their monthly electricity bills. The Report by Auditor-General Bonnie Lysyk into the “smart meter” hydro electricity scandal confirmed what you have been telling me about electricity costs and billing practices in Ontario; the system is out of control! […]


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Cheryl Gallant Announces Major Investment in the Environment and Local Jobs

January 9, 2015

Laurentian Hills, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke today announced the completion of a major upgrade in nuclear science and technology capacity at Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), a subsidiary of Atomic Energy of Canada Limited. This investment of $55 million to renovate CNL’s Hydrogen Laboratory enables the state-of-the-art facilities to house unique equipment for conducting research and […]


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Cheryl Gallant Announces 160 Forestry Jobs

November 4, 2014

Photo: Juan Andres Camus, Pembroke MDF Owner and Board Member; Juan Obach, Board Chairman and Owner; Cheryl Gallant, MP; Hon Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario; Felix Bacigalupo, Board Member and Owner; Jose Kofman, President Clarion Industries Laurentian Valley, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke is pleased to confirm […]


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Cheryl Gallant Introduces AECL Pension Motion

October 6, 2014

Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, is pleased to confirm her introduction of a Parliamentary Motion regarding pension rights for existing Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd. (AECL) Employees. “AECL employees can be re-assured that I have been actively involved with all issues regarding the operation and management of AECL since I was first elected. The current re-structuring […]


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Cheryl Gallant Celebrates National Forest Week

September 23, 2014

September 21 to 27… National Forest Week is an opportunity for Canadians to recognize the fundamental role of forests and trees in our lives. Today, Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke encouraged residents of the Upper Ottawa Valley to celebrate National Forest Week. “The forest industry in the Ottawa Valley helped build Canada,” stated Cheryl Gallant, MP. […]


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