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From The Hill

MP says he's ready to defend public health care

MP says he's ready to defend public health care

Jan 27, 2023 / 11:00 am

There is nothing more precious to us than our health, and good health is dependent on good health care. For decades, Canadians have been proud of our universal...

South Okanagan MP touts NDP success in 2022

South Okanagan MP touts NDP success in 2022

Dec 30, 2022 / 11:00 am

This year has been an interesting one in Canadian federal politics, especially because it involved two of the major parties (the Liberals and NDP) agreeing to...

When it comes to biodiversity, how is Canada doing?

When it comes to biodiversity, how is Canada doing?

Dec 16, 2022 / 11:00 am

This week, Montreal is hosting a major United Nations conference on the biodiversity crisis around the world. COP 15, as it is called, is being convened in...

Federal climate adaption strategy good but we have a more to do

Federal climate adaption strategy good but we have a more to do

Dec 2, 2022 / 11:00 am

Two months ago, in the wake of Hurricane Fiona, I wrote a column about the necessity of climate adaptation in Canada. Adaptation efforts recognize we are...

Canada must take better care of its veterans says MP

Canada must take better care of its veterans says MP

Nov 18, 2022 / 11:00 am

Early November is always a time to remember the brave members of the armed forces who have fought for Canada around the world so that we can live with justice...

MP kept busy during October

MP kept busy during October

Nov 4, 2022 / 11:00 am

It’s been a busy month in Ottawa and I’d like to provide a short update on what my colleagues and I have accomplished in that time. The big news is,...

A bill that creates jobs and tackles climate change

A bill that creates jobs and tackles climate change

Oct 21, 2022 / 11:00 am

It’s not often the government is presented with a private members’ bill that creates jobs, tackles climate change, adds value to natural resources...

We need to spend more on preventing impacts of climate change

We need to spend more on preventing impacts of climate change

Oct 7, 2022 / 11:00 am

On Sept. 24, the strongest storm ever to make landfall in Atlantic Canada laid waste to large swaths of the Atlantic provinces and eastern Quebec. Hurricane...

Assistance for those who need it the most

Assistance for those who need it the most

Sep 23, 2022 / 11:00 am

The House of Commons opened its fall session this week, and, like other MPs, I returned to Ottawa with concerns gathered through the summer of travelling the...

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