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Cheryl Gallant Announces Rural and Remote Broadband Funding

July 23, 2014

Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased to announce the launch of the $305 Million rural broadband internet expansion program, “Connecting Canadians”. Connecting Canadians’ goal is to bring high-speed Internet access to an additional 280,000 Canadian households in rural and remote communities. The program is part of the larger “Digital Canada 150” […]


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Cheryl Gallant Introduces Private Members Legislation to Protect Local Jobs

July 3, 2014

Ottawa, Ontario - Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke is pleased to confirm the introduction of Bill C-618, An Act to Amend the Lobbying Act (reporting obligations), to be read as the Foreign Lobbying Transparency Act. “I introduced this legislation to protect local jobs,” stated MP Cheryl Gallant. “We saw the dangers of large sums of money being used […]


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Report From Parliament

July 2, 2014

One of the great successes of the Federal Conservative Government has been our championing of Canadian goods, products and services to the rest of the world. We have accomplished this by promoting Canada as a free-trading nation and the signing of a record number of international trade agreements. The irony of this accomplishment is that […]


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Cheryl Gallant Hosts AECL Parliamentary Tour

June 24, 2014

Photo: Cheryl Gallant, MP with (L to R) David Wang, Acting Manager Thermalhydraulics, William Kupferschmidt, Vice President, Research and Development, Ali Siddiqui, (Thermalhydraulics Analyst), Mike Wallace MP Burlington, Cheryl Gallant, MP, Erin O’Tool MP Durham East, Chair – Nuclear Caucus, Bob Walker, President and Chief Executive Officer, AECL. Laurentian Hills, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP […]


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Cheryl Gallant Pleased with AECL’s role in Nuclear Deproliferation

June 19, 2014

Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, asked the Government today to comment on recent reports regarding the state of the Iranian Nuclear Program. Canadian expertise developed at the Chalk River Laboratories of AECL has a significant role to play in detecting nuclear weapon proliferation. “The reports coming out of the P5+1 negotiations with […]


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Cheryl Gallant Welcomes New Minister of Natural Resources to AECL

May 27, 2014

In photo are: Deputy Minister of Natural Resources Serge Dupont, Dr. Robert Walker, President and CEO, Atomic Energy of Canada, Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew Nipissing Pembroke, the Honourable Greg Rickford, Minister of Natural Resources, Dave Cox, NRU, Atomic Energy of Canada Deep River, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke welcomed Minister of Natural Resources the […]


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Cheryl Gallant Celebrates Arnprior Business’ 100th Anniversary in House of Commons

May 23, 2014

Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased to stand in the House of Commons to celebrate the 100th anniversary of M. Sullivan & Sons of Arnprior, Ontario.  A book, “A Hundred Years on a Handshake,” was recently published to commemorate this amazing achievement. “This year marks 100 years in business for the […]


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Report From Parliament

April 8, 2014

Canada’s continued economic strength under our Conservative Government is something all Canadians can be proud of


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Cheryl Gallant Highlights Budget’s Support for AECL, Military

February 26, 2014

Photo: MP Gallant (Centre Left) with Dr. Robert Walker (Centre Right), Sgt. Major Rodney Purchase (Left) and Major Chloe Summerland (Right) Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, rose in the House of Commons to highlight the Federal Conservative Government’s support of the two key pillars of Innovation Valley North – AECL and CFB […]


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Cheryl Gallant Hails More Choice and Coverage in Wireless

February 25, 2014

Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, hails the recently released results of the 700 Megahertz (MHz) wireless spectrum auction. The auction results, announced this week, featured 97 licences being awarded to 8 Canadian companies nationwide. “The results of the wireless auction is excellent news for all of Renfrew—Nipissing–Pembroke,” said MP Gallant. “With a […]


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