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MP Stanton Submits Pre-Budget Consultation Report to Minister of Finance, the Honourable Joe Oliver

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For Immediate Release:

 

February 25, 2015

 

MP Bruce Stanton was pleased to submit to the Minister of Finance, the Honourable Joe Oliver, a report of this past fall’s meetings with constituents on Budget 2015.

 

The full report is available on the MP Website, www.brucestanton.ca.

 

MP Stanton met with constituents at two public meetings in October and November, as well as with the business community at two separate meetings. During these meetings, he received input on suggestions for Budget 2015. All of these suggestions were summarized in this report.

 

MP Stanton emphasized three main recommendations to the Minister. These suggestions were heard consistently at the meetings in Simcoe North. The three recommendations are:

 

  1. Sustain Federal/Provincial support for federal housing based on a Housing First Principle.
  2. Continue to fund the Child Advocacy Centres, and particularly the Simcoe-Muskoka centre.
  3. Support the expansion of Broadband in in underserviced regions of the riding.

 

 

For more information please contact:

 

Ashley Peyrard

Office of Bruce Stanton, MP

(613) 992-6582

 

 

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