Almost 7 years ago, while going through some personal issues, I made a terrible mistake and ended up being convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) in the State of California. It was a dark period in my life, but I have moved on and learned my lesson. This spring, however, my intoxicated driving conviction […]
Thirteen recreational and cultural facilities in Calgary will be upgraded with the Government of Canada’s CIP 150 investment of $2,738,214. The improvements made with the funding will help upgrade the facilities and support Calgary’s community spirit.
The Global Refugee Sponsorship Initiative met in Ottawa this week for a three-day launch event that brought together 90 participants, including sponsorship groups, international delegates, partners and government officials interested in Canada’s privat…
A federal investment of up to $2.4 million will help a Windsor-area manufacturer add over 24,000 square feet of production space at its Oldcastle, Ontario facility.
Canada’s ambitious economic agenda is recognized around the world as a model of generosity and shared prosperity.
I welcome the release today of the Auditor General’s Fall 2016 Report on First Nation Specific Claims.
Mark Steyn writes: As I noted yesterday, my sometime warm-up act Jonathan Kay deplores all this “Mark Steyn-esque hysteria” about Islam. So it’s important to emphasize that not every “refugee” wants to kill all the infidels. For example, this fellow just wants to make the Nativity play a wee bit more diverse and vibrant: The […]
Lake Louise Weekend Shuttle in Banff National Park
Event date: December 22, 2016-The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will be at Concordia University of Edmonton to …
The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, accompanied by Randy Boissonnault, M.P for Edmonton Centre and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage, will make an announcement
Media are invited to participate in a one-on-one telephone interview with the Commanding Officer of the Land Task Force currently deployed in Poland on Op REASSURANCE, Canada’s support to NATO assurance and deterrence measures in Central and Eastern Eu…
Climate change is one of the greatest collective challenges Canada faces as a nation. The Government of Canada is committed to work in partnership with First Nations communities to tackle climate change, grow the economy, and to ensure a more sustainab…
Many Canadian small- and medium-sized manufacturers delay adopting new technology, because of the risk of making large, upfront investments without first testing their innovations. By investing in a new advanced manufacturing network in the Golden Hors…
All Canadians deserve to live in communities that are protected from natural hazards and environmental risks. Increasingly heavy rains and flooding cause widespread economic and social damage, and that is why the governments of Canada and Alberta are i…
Ottawa – Please be advised that the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, will be participating in the opening ceremonies of the Back to Batoche Celebrations.
Their Royal Highness The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will tour Canada from September 24 to October 1…
Canada is working with First Nation communities to create quality learning environments that are safe and healthy, thereby promoting better educational outcomes for First Nation students living on reserves.
Essentially anything that suggests that people might want to, you know, live in a city will be shouted down by some concerned group. To them, the ideal city is apparently a yoga retreat with free parking, where people do nothing but sit at home quietly, and sort their recycling. Maybe, if things really get crazy, […]
The Government of Canada recognizes that a strong and modern IT infrastructure is the backbone of better service delivery to Canadians.
In October the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) remained vigilant with continued efforts resulting in the seizure of weapons at the borders in the Southern Ontario Region.
The First Saoyú-Ɂehdacho National Historic Site Management Plan Tabled in Parliament
The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, will make an announcement on helping communities at risk protect themselves from hate crimes.
November 4, 2016 – Beijing, China – Innovovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
The Government of Canada recognizes the importance of science and innovation to economic growth in the 21st century. It is why the Government launched the Inclusive Innovation Agenda
The Canadian Grain Commission reminds the grain industry and producers about grain grading changes that come into effect on August 1, 2016 in western Canada
The governments of Canada and Nova Scotia are making strategic infrastructure investments to support job creation, strengthen the middle class, and generate new economic opportunities across the province.
Starting next month, the Employment Insurance (EI) waiting period will be shortened from two weeks to one week. This measure is part of the Government of Canada’s robust plan to improve the EI program and help Canada’s middle class and those working ha…
Event date: October 14, 2016 – The Honourable Kent Hehr, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will announce recipients of the 2016 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships and the 2016 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships at an official ceremony at the University of Calgary.
Members of the media are invited to mark a construction milestone of the Royal Alberta Museum with the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, Randy Boissonnault, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritag…
The Government of Canada is committed to creating jobs, growth and long-term prosperity and to keeping Canada’s automotive manufacturing sector globally competitive and innovative.
In protecting against hurricanes like Harvey, wetlands tend to be gravely undervalued
Government of Canada joins Plan International’s global campaign to mark International Day of the Girl
The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Status of Women, on behalf of the Honourable MaryAnn Mihychuk, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, will make an announcement regarding the 2016 Canada Summer Jobs program.
The Government is taking the necessary steps to prepare for an open and transparent competition for the permanent replacement of Canada’s CF-18 fighter aircraft, including acquiring new aircraft and the associated in-service support. Canada will also e…
October 13, 2016 – The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will hold a media teleconference regarding his trip to Mexico, Guatemala and Honduras. He will be joined by Pascal Paradis, Executive Director of Lawyers Without Borders Canada, who is taking part in the Minister’s trip to Guatemala and Honduras.
Today, the Honourable Jean Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, met with various stakeholders, including worker and employer groups, family advocates and academics to seek their views on providing more flexible Employment…
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Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, introduced a bill in the House of Commons today that would amend the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Act (YESAA).