Defying the Liberal Carbon Tax Mr. Bob Benzen (Calgary Heritage, CPC): Mr. Speaker, resistance is growing to the Prime Minister’s plan to risk our economy by having a federal carbon tax. Manitoba is the latest province to say it will no longer tolerate the Liberals’ intrusion into its policy making […]
Offering PM some good advice Bob Benzen: Mr. Speaker, this summer the Prime Minister failed to get construction started on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. He could use legislation to deliver this pipeline, but instead he is content to claim helplessness in face of the forces lined up against it and […]
Mr. Speaker, media reports say the Prime Minister will not guarantee legislation he promised to re-assert federal authority over the Trans-Mountain pipeline, and get this project built. Legislation is now only being called 'an option'.
Bill C-50, Political Financing Rules Madam Speaker, today I will be sharing my time with the member for Edmonton-Griesbach. The Liberal Party’s campaign platform literature attributes a quote to its leader as follows, “sunlight is the world’s best disinfectant. Liberals will shed new light on the government”. That quote by […]
This important bill seeks to amend the Criminal Code in relation to the protection of firefighters’ equipment. These amendments are intended to address a need for better deterrence of some criminal activities we are seeing committed more frequently, and which have potential to place the safety, and even the lives, of Canadians at risk.
Safety for Canada’s First Responders Mr. Speaker, brave Canadians at home and abroad accept the dangerous duty of protecting us – and their work does not end at Christmas. As we enjoy our holidays with family and friends, police officers and firefighters in our communities – and our military members […]