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March 20, 2020

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Pleased the government has heard CPC calls for stronger measures at the border. Stopping asylum seekers at Roxham Road was the right thing to do to keep Canadians safe. #cndpoli #RoxhamRoad @CPC_HQ 

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March 18, 2020

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The COVID-19 public health crisis demands Liberal action to finally close “irregular”, illegal border crossings. Our CPC joint statement today: Liberals must take stronger actions at the border to keep Canadians safe  

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March 18, 2020

Border closure

Canada and the United States have agreed by “mutual consent” to suspend any and all movement between our two countries beyond “essential traffic” and “trade”.  The Prime Minister said in his Wednesday news conference that the definition of “non-essential” travel applies to “tourism and cross-border shopping”.  

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March 18, 2020

COVID-19 March 18 2020 update

Just a quick note of thanks to my Thornhill Constituency Office staff for their continuing dedicated work, from home, serving Thornhillers as best we can by phone and email. Much of our work in recent days has been to inform and assist those who facing travel challenges from various foreign...

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March 16, 2020

Peter Kent Thornhill Office Advisory

As we are well aware the spread of COVID-19 has been growing in Canada and across the GTA. As such out of an abundance of caution our offices will be closed to the public until further notice. My staff will still be available via phone and email. Please call us...

March 12, 2020

Peter Kent Thornhill Constituency Office Advisory

As Thornhillers should be well aware, York Region Public Health officials, along with other public health agencies across the GTA, is working closely with hospitals and community health care providers to keep them informed on the evolving situation and to ensure reporting and management of any individuals under investigation/care for...

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March 11, 2020

Conservatives Send Letter to Prime Minister on Flooding Risks in Ontario

March 11, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   OTTAWA, ON – Today, Members of the Conservative Ontario Caucus sent a letter to Prime Minister Trudeau regarding the rising water levels and the increased flooding risk along the shorelines across Ontario. The water levels across all the Great Lakes remain near or above record levels. 

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February 21, 2020

Extension

Dear Constituents: Today, I received word from Service Canada that the deadline for the Canada Summer Jobs Program is now extended to February 28, 2020, 12:00 p.m. (Noon) (Pacific Standard Time). I encourage you to complete and submit your applications before the deadline. Should you have any questions, please contact...

February 21, 2020

B'nai Brith Canada Launches Lawsuit Against Federal Government

February 21, 2020OTTAWA – B'nai Brith Canada has filed a lawsuit against the federal government, citing its failure to comply with a motion to list Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), in its entirety, as a terrorist organization.The action, specifically launched against both the government and the Minister of Public...

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