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Technical briefing on the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy

May 1, 2015

Members of the media are invited to join a technical briefing to obtain an update on the procurement strategy for the Canadian Surface Combatant under the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy in person or via teleconference. Click here to read full article


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Minister Pierre Poilievre will deliver a speech at the Asian Heritage Month Awards Banquet

April 30, 2015

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, will deliver a speech at the Asian Heritage Month Awards Banquet. Click here to read full article


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The Government of Canada will address an important issue that has arisen with the delivery of the Universal Child Care Benefit that will affect families in Winnipeg

April 30, 2015

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, along with Lawrence Toet, Member of Parliament for Elmwood-Transcona, will address an important issue that has arisen with the delivery of the Universal Child Care Benefit that will affect families in Winnipeg. Click here to read full article


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NEB, Saskatchewan Ministry of Economy Issue Bakken Assessment

April 30, 2015

The National Energy Board and Saskatchewan Ministry of Economy today presented a joint Assessment of Unconventional Petroleum Resources in the Bakken Formation of Saskatchewan. Click here to read full article


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The Government of Canada will recognize Zenith Paving Ltd. as one of Manitoba's first Canada Job Grant recipients

April 30, 2015

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, along with the Honourable Kevin Chief, Manitoba Minister of Jobs and the Economy and Larry Maguire, Member of Parliament for Brandon–Souris, will recognize Zenith Paving Ltd. as one of Manitoba's first Canada Job Grant recipients. Click here to read full article


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The Government of Canada will make an announcement regarding help for those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in Saskatoon

April 30, 2015

Brad Trost, Member of Parliament for Saskatoon–Humboldt, on behalf of the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, will make an announcement regarding help for those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in Saskatoon. Click here to read full article


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Economic Action Plan 2015 delivers for Canadian families and communities: Leitch

April 30, 2015

Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, spoke to the Whitby Chamber of Commerce about Economic Action Plan (EAP) 2015, the issues pertinent to her portfolio and other measures that will benefit all Canadians. Click here to read full article


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The Honourable Pierre Poilievre and MP Larry Maguire will address an important issue that has arisen with the delivery of the Universal Child Care Benefit

April 29, 2015

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, and Larry Maguire, Member of Parliament for Brandon-Souris, will address an important issue that has arisen with the delivery of the Universal Child Care Benefit that will affect families in Brandon. Click here to read full article


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Statement from Minister Leitch on the National Day of Mourning

April 28, 2015

The Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, issued a statement today to mark the National Day of Mourning, held each year on April 28. Click here to read full article


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Millions of dollars in unclaimed benefits

April 25, 2015

An estimated 560 families with children in Peterborough are eligible to receive money under the Harper Government's proposed enhanced Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB), but are at risk of not receiving the benefit unless they apply. The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, today asked for help from the media and the […]


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