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Announcing Canada 150 Funding for Simcoe North Projects

The 150th anniversary of Confederation is a unique opportunity to bring Canadians together and strengthen our connections to our communities. The Government of Canada supports and promotes Canada 150 activities, which revolve around four key themes: Read More

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Bruce Stanton Responds to Bill C-14, Legislation on Medical Assistance In Dying

Dear Friends, Following the introduction of the government’s proposed legislation on medical-assistance in dying, Bill C-14, I have reviewed the bill and the feedback I received on this issue and concluded that I will be Read More

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Persons Case Awards 2016 – Celebrating progress toward gender equality

Canadians have until June 24 to submit nominations for the Governor General’s Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case   May 4, 2016 On behalf of Status of Women Canada, Bruce Stanton, Member of Parliament for Simcoe North Read More

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Our Simcoe North Stands Up To Bullying

I was very pleased and proud to have my Midland constituency office picked as one of the venues for International Day Of Pink.  April 13th, 2015 marked the International Day of Pink. It is a day where communities across Read More

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Bruce Stanton’s Submission to Minister Wilson-Raybould on Physician-Assisted Dying

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., M.P. Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Department of Justice 284 Wellington Street Ottawa ON K1A 0H8 Dear Minister Wilson-Raybould, Following the Supreme Court of Canada’s decision to Read More

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Canada Promotes Women’s Empowerment for International Women’s Day

Minister Hajdu announces theme for 2016: Women’s Empowerment Leads to Equality March 8, 2016 – Orillia, Ontario On behalf of the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Status of Women, Bruce Stanton, MP for Simcoe North, Read More

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Chef Stanton Supports ‘Half Your Plate’ Campaign

I was pleased to join Chef Michael Smith on February 23rd to promote the Canadian Produce Marketing Association’s campaign to ensure Canadians are filling half of their plate with fruits and vegetables. With Chef Michael’s Read More

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Deadline for Canada Summer Jobs Applications Extended Until March 11th:

Small businesses and organizations interested in applying to the Canada Summer Jobs program through Service Canada now have until March 11th to submit their applications. Canada Summer Jobs provides funding to help employers create summer Read More

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Canada Summer Jobs Deadline Approaching:

Service Canada is currently receiving applications for the 2016 Canada Summer Jobs program. Canada Summer Jobs provides funding to help employers create summer job opportunities for students. It is designed to focus on local priorities, Read More

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Warning About Canada Revenue Agency Scams

My office has received a number of questions about suspicious calls they’ve received from people claiming to be from the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). In most cases, the caller requests personal information, such as date Read More

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