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MP Cheryl Gallant Calls For Public Hearings on Hydro One Purchase

February 9, 2016

I have called on the Federal Industry Minister to conduct public hearings as part of the Federal Competition Act review of the purchase by (Ontario) Hydro One Limited of Great Lakes Power Transmission. Hydro One Ltd.’s recent announcement of its offer to purchase Great Lakes Power Transmission has my constituents worried this will be another […]


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Cheryl Gallant’s Speech on Bill C-2, February 1st, 2016

February 1, 2016

Check Against Delivery Mr. Speaker, It gives me great pleasure to rise on this occasion as a Member of Parliament in the 42nd Parliament of Canada. The people of Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke have my sincere gratitude for giving me the honour and the privilege of being their representative in this my 6th consecutive election. Now the election […]


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MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts Mayors for Federal Budget Consultation

January 26, 2016

I would like to thank the Mayors and representatives of Municipalities for their input on what they would like to see in the next Federal Budget. I am pleased to thank Whitewater Region as the host municipality and host Mayor Hal Johnson, for the recent pre-Federal Budget consultation that took place in Cobden. In many […]


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MP Cheryl Gallant Joins Canadian Nuclear Laboratories President Mark Lesinski for Update

January 14, 2016

I was pleased to join Canadian Nuclear Laboratories President Mark Lesinski to receive an update on the AECL transition to a Government-owned, contractor operated (GoCo) facility. It was the previous Conservative government that concluded the GoCo process, bringing certainty to local workers and their families. Ontario needs more nuclear to lower electricity prices. As a […]


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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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