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04/20/2015 - 17:20
Quebecois must come first for Quebec jobs. Our Government will not allow employers to hire temporary foreign workers while leaving Quebecois without jobs.
04/20/2015 - 14:41
HOUSTON - The Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, will participate in a panel discussion with U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz and Secretary of Energy of Mexico Pedro Joaquin Coldwell, at CERAWeek 2015. Minister Rickford and his counterparts will discuss their continental cooperation and North America's role as a secure, reliable and responsible energy producer. The panel will be moderated by Daniel Yergin, Chairman of Cambridge Energy Research Associates.
04/20/2015 - 13:55
Dr. Gregory Taylor, Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, returned to Canada today after spending a week in West Africa. The visit was an opportunity to observe the evolving situation and needs on the ground as global efforts continue to reach zero Ebola cases.
04/20/2015 - 13:06
The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement

New case managers to enhance one-on-one support for Veterans

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Chilliwack- Mark Strahl, MP for Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon praised Minister of Veterans Affairs, the Honourable Erin O'Toole's announcement to hire more than 100 new permanent case managers to provide improved one-on-one service for Veterans.

"Case managers will be able to dedicate more time and attention to the individual needs of each Veteran ensuring that they and their families receive the support and services they need when they need them," said Strahl.

New tax-free benefit for critically injured Veterans

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Ottawa- A proposed new Critical Injury Benefit (CIB) which would provide a $70,000 tax-free award to support the most severely injured and ill Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members and Veterans was applauded today by Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon MP, Mark Strahl.

New Assistance for injured Veterans and those who care for them

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Chilliwack- Mark Strahl, MP for Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon highlighted two new initiatives to help seriously injured Veterans and their informal caregivers.

"I applaud Minister O'Toole for his continued efforts to address the pressing needs of our injured Veterans and their families," said Strahl.

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