Member of Parliament for Thunder Bay—Rainy River
Our Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, has said that “young voices must be part of our decision making process” and that’s why I am launching a new initiative to bring youth together from across Thunder Bay—Rainy River to engage with the federal political process. I want to hear from youth in the community and am […]
Liberal MPs Form Indigenous Caucus For Immediate Release (Ottawa) Thursday, June 16th—A total of 9 Liberal Indigenous MPs have formed the largest Indigenous Caucus in the Canadian government’s history. The goal of this group of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Members is to educate and to initiate dialogue with all Members of Parliament regarding Indigenous […]
Too many middle class families are struggling to get ahead. It is harder and harder for families to save money for the high cost of raising their children when the cost of living keeps rising. This month, in response to this, our government announced the implementation of the Canada Child Benefit: a simpler, tax-free, more […]
On Monday I had the pleasure of attending the ground breaking ceremony for a home construction project in Fort William First Nation. The Government, through Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, is supporting the construction of eight three-bedroom homes in Fort William First Nation, and will continue to work in partnership with First Nation communities to […]
Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Fort McMurray as they brave the fourth day of the Fort McMurray fire. Our hearts go out to the 80,000 residents who have been evacuated, and everyone else who has been affected by this tragedy. The Government Operations Centre, based out of Public Safety Canada, has been assisting […]
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