Model Parliament tackles the fine points

Taken from The Record Congratulations. It was a hard fought election, but you — yes you — are now a member of Canada’s Parliament, with all the perks that implies: free travel, complimentary hotel rooms, a generous pension plan, $16 glasses of orange juice. But there’s work to ... Full Article

Letter: Thanks for another great Remembrance Day in New Hamburg

Taken from The New Hamburg Independent A BIG thank you to everyone that participated in the local Remembrance Day parade and service. Thanks to all the veterans and members of the Legion that attended and were able to parade. Thanks to the New Hamburg Band for keeping everyone in step along the ... Full Article

Remembrance Day Op-ed

I encourage all residents to join me in honouring and commemorating the courage, service and sacrifice of Canada’s Veterans during Veterans’ Week. Running from November 5th to the 11th, Veterans’ Week is a time to remember the bravery of the members of the Canadian Armed Forces during the ... Full Article

Kitchener-Conestoga Remembrance Week Ceremonies

Each year at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, Canadians attend ceremonies honouring the young men and women who have served in our Armed Forces. In particular, we pause to remember those who paid the ultimate price to protect our freedom and democracy. As you may know, the ... Full Article

Ultra Low-Cost Carriers Op-ed

For months I have petitioned the Minister of Transport on the actions his Government has taken against Ultra Low-Cost Carriers (ULCC – airlines providing affordable, convenient flights) in Canada. As a Member of Parliament from the Waterloo Region, whose constituency is home to Waterloo ... Full Article