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Report From Parliament

May 21, 2015

As the voters of Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke know, among many issues, I was elected on the promise that should the Conservative Party become Government, we would abolish the hated liberal long-gun registry. Once Canadians gave us the mandate of a majority government, we kept that promise. It is very evident the only thing stopping the wasteful long-gun […]


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Cheryl Gallant Bids Safe Return to Soldiers Departing for Middle-East

April 24, 2015

Trenton Air Force Base, Ontario… Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, was pleased to be joined by Colonel David Lowthian, Commander of 8 Wing Canadian Forces Base Trenton, in wishing safe journey for military personnel deploying overseas as part of Op IMPACT, the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) contribution to the Middle East Stabilization Force. As a Member […]


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Cheryl Gallant Seeks Parents Owed Federal Money

April 21, 2015

Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, is urging all parents with children under the age of 18 to ensure their eligible children are enrolled in the enhanced Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB). “All Canadian families with children under the age of 18 can benefit from our Government’s Family Benefits package,” said MP Gallant.  […]


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Cheryl Gallant Delivers Defibrillators to Kinsmen Pool in Pembroke

March 26, 2015

Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased visit the Kinsmen Pool to see the recently installed Automated External Defibrillator (AED). The Defibrillator was funded through a partnership between our Conservative Federal Government and the Heart and Stroke Foundation. “I am happy to hear that the staff has already been trained to use […]


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Cheryl Gallant Announces Accessibility Funding Call for Proposals

March 21, 2015

Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased announce that the Federal Government has announced a new call for proposals under the Enabling Accessibility Fund’s (EAF) Community Accessibility Stream. “Many of our communities have seen the benefits of the Enabling Accessibility Program, most recently in Cobden at the Whitewater Regional Office,” said MP […]


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Cheryl Gallant Requests Federal Oversight into Ontario Hydro “Smart Meters” Scandal

March 18, 2015

Renfrew County, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke has confirmed she has requested the Federal Minister of Industry, the Honourable James Moore, intervene in the Ontario Hydro One smart meters scandal. While the provincial government is responsible for the crippling high electricity rates that have hollowed out the manufacturing sector in Ontario, Industry Canada regulates things like […]


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Cheryl Gallant Welcomes Enhanced Lifetime Support for Injured Veterans and their Families

March 12, 2015

Garrison Petawawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, welcomed the announcement of a proposed new financial benefit  aimed at providing financial stability to Veterans who are moderately to severely disabled and their families. “As the Member of Parliament for Garrison Petawawa, the largest army base in Canada, I care about the treatment our soldiers and veterans receive,” […]


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Protecting Children

March 5, 2015

This past month Parliament has been debating Bill C-26, Tougher Penalties for Child Predators Act. If anything demonstrates the need for this legislation, it is the recent report that after being charged last December, a Canadian has been sentenced to 7 years in prison for molesting a child in a third-world country. In 2013, this individual […]


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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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Cheryl Gallant Delivers Gas Tax Funding for Town of Renfrew

February 20, 2015

Renfrew, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased to visit Queen Street in Renfrew to announce $237,955.59 in Federal Gas Tax Funding. “One of the important requirements of municipalities is the provision of long-term, predictable funding for infrastructure,” said MP Gallant. “The Gas Tax refund provides certainty so that plans to maintain the […]


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