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Cheryl Gallant Calls for Implementation of Ombudsman Report on Medical Release

Surgeon-General should have jurisdiction I am calling on the Federal Government to adopt in its entirety, the recent military Ombudsman Report to the Minister of National Defence ‘Simplifying the Service Delivery Model for Medically Releasing Members of the Canadian Armed Forces.’ Of the many problems that I am called upon to intervene regarding service in […]

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Veterans Week

I encourage all residents to join me in honouring and commemorating the courage, service and sacrifice of Canada’s Veterans this Veterans’ Week. Running November 5-11, it’s a time to remember the bravery of the members of the Canadian Armed Forces during the many battles that helped shape our country and world into what we know […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant: Municipalities Ask “Where`s the Money?”

Government Economic Statement confirms high deficits policy a failure Municipalities are asking “Where`s the money” now that the Trudeau/Wynne liberals have confirmed their deficit budget policy is pushing Canada towards a recession. In March municipalities were promised the funding from previous Conservative infrastructure programs that were stopped would be distributed with the federal gas tax […]

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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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Left side, from front:
Reeve Terry Millar, Whitewater Region Township; Mayor Don Eady, Town of Renfrew; Mayor Michael Lemay, City of Pembroke; Mayor Bob Sweet, Town of Petawawa; Mayor Kim Love, Madawaska Valley Township; Mayor Hal Johnson, Whitewater Region Township 

Right Side, from Front:
Mayor Jane Dumas, Township of South Algonquin; Mayor Deborah Farr, Township of North Algona Wilberforce; Mayor Glenda McKay, Township of Greater Madawaska; Mayor Janice Visneskie-Moore, Township of Killaloe, Hagarty & Richards; Mayor Bob Kingsbury, Horton Township; Mayor Tom Peckett, Township of McNab-Braeside

MP Cheryl Gallant Meets with Municipal Leaders

I was pleased to thank local the Municipal leaders who participated in a recent roundtable discussion to advise her of issues of importance to their municipalities as she represents community priorities in the Parliament of Canada. This is one of the few opportunities Heads of Council in the Riding have to meet together. In many […]

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Cheryl Gallant Attended the 60th General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency, This Is What She Learned

Vienna, Austria – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, recently was part of the Canadian Delegation at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Congress. This year marks the 60th general conference held by the international agency under the theme “Atoms for Peace and Development.” The Agency has made a unique contribution to international peace and security through […]

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MP Gallant Reports Mission Accomplished!

I visited CFB Shearwater in Nova Scotia to see our new Cyclone helicopters, the replacement for Canada’s aging Sea King Fleet. Thank you to the Canadian Armed Forces for the privilege of visiting CFB Shearwater in Halifax, observing first-hand the hard work the women and men of the Royal Canadian Navy perform to keep Canadian […]

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Report from Parliament September 2016 – Paying For Bad Spending

Canada is a Nation of Debt. This year the average household debt hit almost 168%. Canadian households on average hold $1.68 in debt for every dollar they earn after taxes and other fees paid to government. Canadians are in so much debt because it is a struggle to maintain our standard of living when we […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Concerned UN Peacekeeping Mission Set For Failure

I spoke out today in response to the Liberal government announcement that it is prepared to risk the lives of 600 Canadian soldiers for the “selfie” Prime Minister’s vanity project to buy a seat on the United Nations Security Council. It is one thing to join our NATO allies in the War Against International Terrorism. […]

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