July 31, 2015

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Government of Canada Congratulates the Government of Nunavut on Important Step ...

OTTAWA, ONTARIO, Jul 31, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, and the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister...

PM sets the terms but what is he selling? Tim Harper

Jason Kenney will again be a valuable lieutenant but John Baird, Peter MacKay, Jim Flaherty, James Moore — all gone. Pierre Poilievre in a Conservative...

Tories' Raitt says she's prepared for possible 11-week campaign

SYDNEY — It will be business as usual for Whitney Pier native Lisa Raitt, regardless of whether an election is called Sunday. “The election is...

Lake Country ArtWalk appreciates federal grant

Ron Cannan, MP for Kelowna–Lake Country, announce on July 31 a federal government grant of $8,200 under the Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage program...

Ship owner's denial delayed response on Vancouver fuel spill, report says

Fisheries Minister Gail Shea said she has directed the coast guard and other federal partners to act swiftly on all the recommendations and some are...

John Duncan | HomeTownDailyNews.com

John Duncan always liked to surprise people by saying he grew up in a funeral home. But it is true, when he was born, on...

Canadian Wheat Board Sold To G3 Global Grain Group, Becomes G3 Canada

CBC.caEDMONTON — The federal government has closed the book on the agency that once marketed almost all the grain produced by western Canadian farmers. Agriculture...

Harper Government Announces Important Improvements to Build in Canada ...

The Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, today announced improvements to the Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP). The Department consulted...

Stompin' Tom's PEI homestead to become cultural attraction

On Friday, Egmont MP Gail Shea announced $1,253,200 in federal funding for the project on behalf of Rob Moore, Minister of State for the Atlantic...

Defence Minister Jason Kenney meets with Iraqi Foreign Affairs ...

OTTAWA – Defence Minister Jason Kenney today met with the Foreign Affairs Minister of Iraq, Dr. Ibrahim al-Jaafari in Ottawa.

Federal Government Funds Sophie's Place Child Advocacy Centre

"I would like to express our sincere thanks to Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay for personally visiting Sophie's Place Child Advocacy Centre and announcing the provision of...

MEDIA ADVISORY - Jason Kenney, Michael Coteau and John Tory Set to Kick Off ...

TORONTO, ON --(Marketwired - July 31, 2015) - The media are invited to join the Honourable Jason Kenney, Canada's Minister for Multiculturalism, the Honourable Michael...

Just in time for the election: Jason Kenney announces $583M in federal cash ...

Jason Kenney, the Conservative's political minister for southern Alberta, said Ottawa is funding the Calgary projects based on merit, not electoral considerations. “This is not...

Minister Leitch releases report of the Expert Panel on Championing and ...

CBC.ca (press release)OTTAWA, July 31, 2015 /CNW/ -Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Canada's Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, released...

Minister Leitch releases report of the Expert Panel on Championing and ...

CBC.ca (press release)OTTAWA, July 31, 2015 /CNW/ -Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Canada's Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, released...

Vancouver oil spill review makes 25 recommendations

Premier Christy Clark and Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson criticized the coast guard's response at the time, with Robertson questioning why the city was not alerted...

Canada and Germany Partner to Improve Emergency Preparedness

(press release)Canada is a vast country with unique weather patterns that create challenges for communities from coast-to-coast-to-coast. Today the Honorable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, P.C.,...

Canada and Germany Partner to Improve Emergency Preparedness

(press release)Canada is a vast country with unique weather patterns that create challenges for communities from coast-to-coast-to-coast. Today the Honorable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, P.C.,...

Raitt delivers $500000 to port of Sydney in final hours before federal ...

Transport Minister Lisa Raitt announced Friday $500,000 to market the port of Sydney to strengthen ties within the Atlantic Gateway project. The money is being...

Federal government announces $64M for long-awaited Iqaluit port

Federal environment minister Leona Aglukkaq has promised $64 million for a long-awaited harbour in Iqaluit — with one caveat. Leona Aglukkaq in Iqaluit July 30.

VAUGHAN, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 31, 2015)

- Federal Economic Development ...BenzingaToday, the Honourable Julian Fantino, Associate Minister of National Defence and Member of Parliament for Vaughan, on behalf of the...

Conservatives burst a PS hiring bubble of their own making

The late finance minister Jim Flaherty began signalling restraint in 2010, then accelerated things with his March 2012 budget. An important catalyst was the introduction...

James Moore: The Lloyds sell-off is no more than a ruinously expensive side show

To tempt “retail” punters — you and me as opposed to City institutions — into its planned Lloyds privatisation, the Government is going to have...

Peter MacKay says he'll support Conservatives 'where I'm requested'

Regrets? He's had a few, but outgoing Justice Minister Peter MacKay says he's ready to leave the day-to-day politicking behind and focus on family. MacKay...

University of Maine at Augusta fall/spring part-time dean's list - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

University of Maine at Augusta fall/spring part-time dean's listKennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel... Augusta; Vincent Genest, Fairfield; Holly Gerard, Waterville; Daniel Gilbert, Augusta; David Giroux,...

Gerry Ritz MP for Battlefords Lloydminster

First elected to Parliament in 1997. He was re-elected in 2000, 2004, 2006, 2008 and 2011. He was named Secretary of State (Small Business and...

Linda L. (Maxwell) Spencer

Her daughter, Stacey Paradis, of Chicago, and her husband, Brock, and their children Maxwell and Emmit. Linda was an avid traveler and had wonderful spirit...

Emulating world class talents like John Duncan Tasker

The accused, John Duncan Tasker faces two charges, namely for the use of criminal force and for driving rashly towards another driver, Yi Yongjie. The...