The New USMCA Protects the Rights of Workers

  The new USMCA protects the rights of workers. It includes a robust labour chapter which aims to raise and improve labour standards and working conditions in all three countries by building on international labour principles and rights. “Unifor called for increased rules of origin and higher wage thresholds in Mexico to rebalance auto [...]

Calls from People Pretending to be the Canada Revenue Agency

Please SHARE, to save folks from falling for these scams. I’ve heard from many constituents that they’ve received phone calls from people pretending to be the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). Some of the callers even tell them that a warrant is out for their arrest!! As a reminder, there are many, many scams out [...]

A New Deal for Canada, The US & Mexico

This quote from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at yesterday's United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement press conference says it all. "A year and a half ago, with rising questions about the future of NAFTA, I was asked how we’d respond. My answer was that we’d respond as Canadians always have, in uncertain times. We’d be constructive and [...]

Nova Scotia’s Two Newest Parliamentary Secretaries

Congratulations to Nova Scotia’s two newest Parliamentary Secretaries!! Bernadette Jordan and Sean Fraser are incredible advocates for their ridings, our province and country. Proud to call you both my friends!

Bryan Adams at the Canadian Heritage Committee

What’s your favourite Bryan Adams song? Had to stop by and say hello to Bryan Adams today after he testified at the Canadian Heritage Committee and suggested improvements to the Copyright Act. Love that he took the time to share his experience and perspective with the Committee. Rarely a dull day at Parliament! [...]