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Teachers institute on Canadian Parliamentary Democracy

Teachers institute on Canadian Parliamentary Democracy November 5 – November 10, 2017 REMINDER: 15 April is the deadline for applications for the next Teachers Institute on Canadian Parliamentary Democracy We wish to remind you that Read More

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CELEBRATE CANADA PROMOTIONAL MATERIAL ORDER FORM

Does your community group have a special event planned for Canada Day? You can request a limited amount of complimentary promotional material for use in conjunction with your event(s) by completing and submitting an order Read More

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Canada 150 Speaker’s Speech Writing Contest

As part of the Canada 150 celebrations, Simcoe North MP Bruce Stanton highlighted the launch of the Speakers’ Speech Writing Contest, which is open to students aged 12 to 17 (students aged 12-14 can write 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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Simcoe North Electoral Reform Consultations Submission

Thanks very much to everyone who provided feedback for my consultations on electoral reform. I was very impressed with the quality of the submissions I received, as they clearly indicated people had taken the time Read More

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Education First Youth Ambassadors For Canada Program Launched

I was proud to help host an information session for MP’s and Senators regarding a new, 5-year, Youth Ambassador Program, operated by Education First. Education First (EF) is a leading provider of educational tours for Read More

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Meeting with Cardinal Charles Bo of Myanmar (Burma)

I was honoured to join His Eminence, Cardinal Charles Maung Bo of Myanmar, at Martyrs’ Shrine in Township of Tay yesterday. The Cardinal took time to visit the Shrine and sacred burial place of the Read More

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Toward the legalization, regulation and restriction of access to marijuana

The Government of Canada has formed a Task Force on marijuana legalization and regulation. The Task Force will seek input on the design of a new system to legalize, strictly regulate and restrict access to Read More

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TSW Up-grades in Port Severn Announced

Great announcement for Simcoe North by The Honourable Maryam Monsef as the Government of Canada pledges $267 M over 5 years for capital projects along the Trent-Severn Waterway (TSW). $13.8 million will be spent on Read More

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