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  • Canada’s Conservatives call on Trudeau government to defend beef producers
    on August 7, 2018 at 1:41 pm

    Lethbridge, AB – Rachael Harder, Member of Parliament for Lethbridge, along with 32 Conservative MPs, wrote to the Finance Minister about the potential impact sanctions or tariffs would have on Canadian beef producers.“Canada’s Conservatives are working hard to stand up for the interests of the more than 60,000 beef farmers across Canada,” said Harder. “The beef sector is a highly competitive, integrated industry with the United States and any potential sanctions or tariffs would cau... […]

  • Conservative candidate Jasmine Louras ready to fight by-election in Outremont
    on August 6, 2018 at 5:59 pm

    Last week Jasmine Louras was nominated in Outremont as the Conservative Party candidate in the upcoming by-election. The current MP, Thomas Mulcair, resigned the seat, triggering a by-election to be called in the next six months.Miss Louras, a born and raised Montrealer, began her undergraduate studies in biochemistry and exercise science before transitioning into law. She also made her mark in the Montreal start-up scene and later landed a prestigious internship at the Consulate of the Unite... […]

  • Conservatives set another quarterly fundraising record
    on July 30, 2018 at 8:03 pm

    The Conservative Party has set a second quarter fundraising record outside of an election year with a total of over $6 million in donations, and nearly 41,000 contributors. This marks the second quarter in a row with over $6 million donated.“We have never started a non-election year this strong in our entire history,” said Scott Lamb, Conservative Party President. “Since the election of Andrew Scheer as our leader, it hasn’t just been improvements in our fundraising, but we’ve been... […]

  • Anderson calls for strong Canadian presence at Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom
    on July 24, 2018 at 3:43 pm

    Ottawa, ON – David Anderson, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Human Rights and Religious Freedom, today called on the Minister of Foreign Affairs to mount a strong and active Canadian presence at the first-ever U.S. State Department Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom, being held in Washington, D.C from July 24-26.“This first-of-its-kind event is an important moment for human rights,” said Anderson. “It is encouraging to see the United States recommit to its active role in promoting a... […]

  • Sean Weir to be Conservative candidate in Oakville North–Burlington
    on July 23, 2018 at 9:42 pm

    Canada’s Conservatives announced today that local community leader Sean Weir will be the party’s candidate in 2019 in the riding of Oakville North-Burlington. The nomination for the riding was opened on July 9.Sean, along with his wife Cheryl, have spent the last 30 years in north Oakville where they raised their family. Sean has been twice elected as a town councillor in Oakville, helping eliminate inefficiencies and keeping taxes low, served on the Halton Healthcare Board, laying the early... […]

  • ANDREW SCHEER CALLS FOR EMERGENCY SESSION OF PARLIAMENT TO RATIFY CPTPP
    on July 19, 2018 at 10:35 am

    Ottawa, ON- The Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and the Official Opposition, the Honourable Andrew Scheer, today sent a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau requesting an emergency session of parliament to ratify the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).“With the North American Free Trade Agreement in jeopardy, and a series of failures on other major trade files, Canada needs to diversify its export markets now. There is no time to wait,” said... […]

  • Conservatives launch Defend Local Jobs tour
    on June 27, 2018 at 2:17 pm

    Ottawa, ON – The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Deputy Leader of Canada’s Conservatives, and Gerard Deltell, Shadow Minister for the Treasury Board, today announced the launch of the Defend Local Jobs tour.“Canada’s Conservatives are launching the Defend Local Jobs tour. We’ll take the best ideas from workers, businesses and local labour groups about how we can respond to the threat to our economy posed by U.S. tariffs,” said Raitt.The U.S. is now threatening to impose tariffs on automotive impor... […]

  • The single tax return is a priority for Conservatives
    on June 25, 2018 at 10:08 am

    Québec, QC – The Honourable Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and Leader of the Official Opposition, announced today that a Conservative government elected in 2019 will negotiate with the Government of Quebec to establish a single tax return, administered by the Government of Quebec.“While our Listening to Quebecers tour isn’t over yet, everywhere we go people are talking about the need for a single tax return. There is a consensus in Quebec in favour of the proposal. The... […]

  • Canada should be doing more for those fleeing violence and persecution: Rempel
    on June 20, 2018 at 3:28 pm

    Ottawa, ON – The Honourable Michelle Rempel, Shadow Minister for Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, today marked World Refugee Day.“We are truly blessed to live in an open and welcoming country where Canadians willingly open their doors to the world’s most vulnerable,” said Rempel. “We know that under Justin Trudeau, the ratio of LGBT refugees has significantly decreased. For example, the initiative to resettle Iranian LGBT individuals has almost completely stopped. This is unaccept... […]

  • Justin Trudeau failing to lower taxes for small businesses: Rempel
    on June 18, 2018 at 4:27 pm

    OTTAWA, ON – The Honourable Michelle Rempel, Member of Parliament for Calgary Nose Hill, today tabled a petition on behalf of nearly 45,000 Canadians calling on the Minister of Finance to abandon Liberal tax hikes on small business owners. “We know that Justin Trudeau cannot be trusted to manage Canadians’ hard earned money. Justin Trudeau promised during the campaign that this year’s deficit would only be $6 billion. Then Minister Morneau’s budget said the deficit would be $18 billi... […]

 

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