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Canadian Government Launches Myanmar Crisis Relief Fund to Match Private Donations

We have all watched with profound disappointment and disbelief at the horror of the Myanmar military’s brutal routing of Rohingya residents in Northern Rakhine State, citing these atrocities were in response to attacks on its Read More

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CBSA Barrie Office Closure Announced

My MP colleagues from Simcoe County and the surrounding area and I are quite concerned by the recent announcement that the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) Office in Barrie will be closing as of September Read More

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Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Confederation

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j6Use9SQcfY

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Member’s Statement _ Leacock Medal

https://youtu.be/U7My3k6iJAg

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Ourcommons.ca

I am pleased on behalf of the Honourable Geoff Regan, Speaker of the House of Commons, to announce the launch of the renewed House of Commons website and a new social media presence. The renewed Read More

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Warning About Canada Revenue Agency Scams

With tax time having just passed, and Canadians expecting their tax refunds, it’s a perfect time for scammers to trick Canadians out of their hard-earned money using telephone calls and emails purporting to come from Read More

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Water Level Management Update

Water Level Management Update Parks Canada’s water management team continues to actively monitor water levels and flows, and weather forecasts across the Trent-Severn Waterway. These factors are used to determine dam operations on a daily Read More

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Governor General’s Award in Commemoration of the Persons Case

On behalf of Status of Women Canada, Bruce Stanton, M.P. for Simcoe North is calling for nominations for the 2017 Governor General’s Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case. Each year, these awards recognize five individuals, of Read More

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Statistics Canada Releases First Data from 2016 Census

February 8, 2017 Statistics Canada Releases First Batch of 2016 Census Data: Statistics Canada has released the Population and Dwelling Counts from the 2016 Census. The release dates from the remaining data sets are listed Read More

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Beware of tax fraud scammers

With the holidays fast approaching and the rise of fraudulent tax-related calls and emails I urge everyone to beware of tax fraud schemes. If you get a call or email that sounds like a scam, Read More

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