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Exposing the Secret Campaigns to Steal Jobs and Undermine Democracy

Alarm bells are being sounded by Canadians concerned over the pending acquisition of Canadian construction company Aecon Group Inc., by a massive Chinese state-owned enterprise. That is why our Conservative team in Ottawa is calling on the Trudeau Liberals to hold a full and proper national security review on this take-over. According to a Canadian […]

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New Ottawa River Watershed Council Creates Uncertainty

The new Ottawa River Watershed Council the liberal party is proposing is creating uncertainty for property owners in the Ottawa Valley. In addition to affecting property values, people who work at Canadian Nuclear Laboratories in Chalk River have every reason to be concerned for their jobs also. The loss of tens of thousands of jobs […]

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NEWS RELEASE Tax Town Hall Draws Large Crowd Sept 29 2017

Tax Town Hall Draws Large Crowd

Thank you to the many constituents who attended a packed meeting at the Cobden Agricultural Hall to voice their opposition to the plan by the Federal Government to raise taxes on farmers, small business, as well as a variety of professionals like engineers, doctors, dentists, building contractors, plumbers, electricians, to name a few trades. What […]

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NEWS RELEASE Trudeau Liberals Putting Small Business Jobs at Risk MP Cheryl Gallant August 16 2017

Trudeau Liberals Putting Small Business Jobs at Risk

  Last year it was campgrounds, this year it is doctors and small businesses in general. The Trudeau Liberals are willing to risk killing jobs, especially scarce in rural Canada. Can small businesses survive the impact of a 93 percent tax, without cutting jobs? That is the combined tax rate estimated by Armstrong Economics. July […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Joins Softwood Lumber Taskforce

Known for expressing concern for the thousands of Riding jobs at stake in forestry, I have been asked to join the Conservative Opposition Softwood Lumber Taskforce to hold the Trudeau Liberals to account for solving the softwood lumber trade dispute with the United States. The failure to strike a new softwood lumber agreement with the […]

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NEWS RELEASE MP Cheryl Gallant Introduces Private Member's Bill to Protect Jobs 2016

MP Cheryl Gallant Re-Introduces Private Members Legislation to Protect Jobs

I am pleased to confirm the re-introduction of Bill C-278, 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. Thousands of Canadians rely on the working forest for their livelihoods. Canadians should be shocked to learn that for […]

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NEWS RELEASE MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts International Trade Discussion in Arnprior April 15 2016

MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts International Trade Meeting in Arnprior

I was pleased to be joined by the Hon. Ed Fast, MP in Arnprior to a special briefing for local businesses on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). As Minister of International Trade in the Conservative Government, Mr. Fast negotiated the blockbuster trade deal. Thank-you to David Watson, President and CEO of Plaintree Systems in Arnprior for […]

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January 26th, 2016 - MP Gallant Hosts Mayors for Federal Budget Consultation

MP Cheryl Gallant Hosts Mayors for Federal Budget Consultation

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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December 17th, 2015 - Cheryl Gallant Announces High-Speed Internet Funding for Renfrew Countyv1

Faster, More Reliable Internet Coming to Renfrew County

I am pleased to confirm a Federal Government contribution of $172,471 from the rural component of the Connecting Canadians Program to deliver fixed wireless access to deliver affordable broadband internet service to Renfrew County. Residents in the Municipalities of Bonnechere Valley, Admaston/Bromley, North Algona Wilberforce and Greater Madawaska are targeted to benefit from this program. […]

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