May 23, 2014
The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State (Foreign Affairs and Consular), today recognized National Missing Children’s Day, observed every year on May 25, by reconfirming the Government of Canada’s commitment to addressing consular issues that affect Canadian children.
May 05, 2014
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day:
April 14, 2014
Beyond Jim's magnificent management of the Canadian economy, his high-profile leadership on the world stage as weaker economies struggled to survive the global economic downtown, his personal commitment to support children with learning disabilities, his dazzling green ties and wicked sense of humour, Jim was, for me, a friend and mentor.
April 07, 2014
This year, fiscal 2014-15, our Government will provide Ontario with $12.33 billion through the Canada Health Transfer – an all-time high. This is more than a $4.6 billion (a 60% increase) since our Conservatives government took office.
March 18, 2014
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark the return of the Canadian Armed Forces from the NATO training mission in Afghanistan during a ceremony in Ottawa:
March 09, 2014
Last week The Huffington Post's Bernie Farber posted an article "Canada Fails the Test of a Good Society". He neglected to mention some very key details so I wrote the editor to set the record straight.
December 10, 2013
The health and safety of Canadian is a top priority of our government. This includes keeping harmful medicine away from our children. Vanessa’s Law is a new Private Members bill brough forth by conservative MP Terrance Young that will help identify potentially dangerous drugs and ensure the quick recall of unsafe drugs. ...
November 07, 2013
Thornhill – The Hon. Peter Kent, today announced his support for Bill C-10, An Act to Amend the Criminal Code; (trafficking in contraband tobacco). This Bill is intended to help stop the flow and sale of illegal tobacco products in Canada.