National News


The Government of Canada will announce support to help young Canadians find jobs

April 22, 2015

The Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, Minister of National Revenue and Member of Parliament for Delta–Richmond East, on behalf of the Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, will announce Government of Canada support to help young Canadians find jobs. Click here to read full article


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The Honourable Pierre Poilievre will provide an overview of the Economic Action Plan 2015

April 21, 2015

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, Minister for the National Capital Commission and Member of Parliament for Nepean¿Carleton, will provide an overview of the Economic Action Plan 2015. Click here to read full article


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Quebecois must come first for Quebec jobs

April 21, 2015

Quebecois must come first for Quebec jobs. Our Government will not allow employers to hire temporary foreign workers while leaving Quebecois without jobs. Click here to read full article


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Minister Poilievre congratulates first Canada Apprentice Loan recipients from SAIT and highlights number of apprenticeship grants benefitting residents of the Calgary area

April 17, 2015

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, along with the Honourable Diane Ablonczy, Member of Parliament for Calgary¿Nose Hill, today congratulated the first recipients of the Canada Apprentice Loan at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT). Launched in January of this year, the Loan provides registered apprentices pursuing technical training in […]


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Harper Government calls for National Disaster Mitigation Program proposals

April 17, 2015

The Honourable Steven Blaney, Canada's Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness today launched the first call for proposals for the National Disaster Mitigation Program (NDMP). Click here to read full article


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Harper Government helps children access new playground at West Dalhousie School in Calgary

April 17, 2015

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, along with the Honourable Diane Ablonczy, Member of Parliament for Calgary¿Nose Hill, today announced an investment to build a new accessible playground at West Dalhousie School in Calgary. Click here to read full article


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Highway 1 Lower Lynn Corridor Improvement Project Eligible for Federal Funding

April 17, 2015

The Honourable James Moore, Minister of Industry and Minister Responsible for British Columbia, was joined today by Andrew Saxton, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance and MP for North Vancouver, Todd Stone, B.C. Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure, Jane Thornthwaite, Member of the Legislative Assembly for North Vancouver-Seymour, and Richard Walton, Mayor of the […]


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Government of Canada supports seniors in Toronto

April 17, 2015

Seniors in Toronto will benefit from financial support to a local organization that helps reduce social isolation. The announcement was made today by the Honourable Peter Van Loan, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Member of Parliament for York¿Simcoe, and Joe Daniel, Member of Parliament for Don Valley East, on behalf […]


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Government of Canada to support important road improvements in Dieppe

April 17, 2015

Federal, provincial and municipal officials gathered today to announce that the Government of Canada has identified the project to improve Acadie Avenue/Amirault Street for funding consideration of up to $4.4 million under the New Building Canada Plan in New Brunswick. Click here to read full article


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Harper Government Supports Canadian Innovation

April 16, 2015

Today the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, hosted a Build in Canada Innovation Program Showcase at the Western Innovation Forum. The event highlighted how the BCIP supports jobs and growth by helping companies get their innovative products from the lab to the marketplace. Minister Finley was joined by the Honourable […]


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