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Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry MP Guy Lauzon disappointed 'his man' pulled out of CPC leadership

Emma and Marika Heemskerk, employees of the Delhi German Home, pose for a photo with reality TV star and Conservative Party of Canada leadership hopeful...

O'Leary can defeat PM: MP Guy Lauzon

Kevin O'Leary walks along John St. in Toronto on Wednesday. O'Leary has formally announced he is running for the leadership of the federal Conservative Party...

Green valley: Honouring school trailblazers

The Conservative government reluctantly recognized bilingual schools, but the directive worsened relations between Ontario and Quebec for many years and is still keenly-remembered by Ontario's...

Great experience on the Hill

Brammall was matched with Rodger Cuzner, Liberal MP for Cape Breton-Canso (Nova Scotia). "Following him around was the best part," said Brammall, who was with...

SDG MP Lauzon 'not satisfied' with assisted death bill

Local MP Guy Lauzon's concerns that legislation could make euthanasia available to children and individuals with mental illness remain in place. ... Conservative MP Michael...

Money makes a campaign go round

Conservatives behind re-elected Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry MP Guy Lauzon spent $154,434, up 90 per cent from the $83,915 his campaign team spent in 2011. "The campaign...

SDG MP calls for free vote on physician assisted death

Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry MP Guy Lauzon waded into the conversation on physician-assisted dying this week, issuing a press release Tuesday. In the release, Lauzon calls on...

2015 Year in Review - October - Sun sets on bridge, rises on Liberals

On election day there was a new government, with Justin Trudeau's Liberals winning the day. Locally, Conservative Guy Lauzon, 71, was back in office, but...

A year of highs and lows for SDSG MP Guy Lauzon

In 2015, local MP Guy Lauzon experienced the thrill of political victory for a fifth time, and the stunning disappointment of finding out his wife...

Election results show more cases for political training

Standard Freeholder - Community editorial ...Standard FreeholderWell the wind - tornado rather - of change swept through the land and we now have a Liberal...

MP Lauzon steps down as caucus chair

After seven years steering the Conservative caucus, local MP Guy Lauzon has passed the wheel over to a colleague. Describing it a "wonderful" experience, Lauzon...

City returned to Liberal fold

Strong Conservative support remained steady in Stormont and Dundas counties for returning MP Guy Lauzon, but dropped in the city and declined somewhat in South...

Cornwall politicos mark an 'historic' day, on the swearing in of new Liberal ...

Guy Lauzon, the recently re-elected MP for SDSG and a member of the opposition party Conservatives, thought Trudeau's first major decisions were well made. "I...

No interest in leader's position: MP Lauzon

Newly re-elected MP Guy Lauzon will play a role in who the Conservatives choose as the interim leader of the party. But as for vying...

Hwy. 138 may have to wait

Returning Conservative MP Guy Lauzon had not included this project in his platform, but in the past has advocated strongly for other infrastructure projects as...

Ministers, senior NDPers gone in Liberal sweep

All three seemed to have solid prospect for re-election and appeared to be collateral damage from an electorate determined to oust the Conservatives. Also gone...

Conservative Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry incumbent Guy Lauzon holds his ...

The political dynasty in SDSG continues for Guy Lauzon, the Conservative Member of Parliament for the riding for the last 11 years. Lauzon, 71, was...

Cornwall area students share in election process

There were four local candidates who could be voted for, including incumbent MP Guy Lauzon and challengers Patrick Berger, Bernadette Clement and Elaine Kennedy. There's...

Cornwall councillor denies Lauzon's allegations

Seaway NewsA city councillor wants to clear the air surrounding the stink coming from the local federal election campaign over the Cornwall Harbour chemical tanks.

Candidates square off about Akwesasne

But several hopefuls, including Patrick Burger, the NDP candidate for SDSG, think the relationship with current MP Guy Lauzon is lacking. Saying that he's recently...

Cornwall Harbour exchange at all-candidates' debate showed failures

Conservative incumbent candidate Guy Lauzon confirmed the date the city was informed in his comments Wednesday and it was in 2013. Certainly, this jaw dropped...

Will Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry stay anything but blue?

Looking at the results from the 2011 federal election, you'd be hard-pressed to say Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry would vote anything but blue. An analysis of the...

Broad support among Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry candidates for supply ...

Conservative incumbent Guy Lauzon said his party's track record in defence of supply management should calm fears. "Our (Conservative) government has negotiated many free trade...

SDSG candidates focus on our infrastructure

One of the basic necessities for any municipality is its infrastructure. And it's also one of the largest expenses. So with this federal election coming...

Candidates focus on jobs, spending, envirornment at Cornwall's St. Lawrence ...

In a 'forum' Wednesday organized by the college's student union, incumbent Conservative Guy Lauzon, Liberal Bernadette Clement, New Democrat Patrick Burger and the Green's Elaine...

Veterans attending Cornwall protest want Harper gone

A small group of people gathered around Conservative MP Guy Lauzon's campaign office on Pitt Street Thursday, singing the chords of a protest song. "We...

Elections Canada office open

Candidates need to submit paperwork, a deposit, the names of 100 electors in the riding who can vouch for them -- for Elections Canada the...

The one Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry election question

Incumbent Conservative Party of Canada MP Guy Lauzon didn't show himself to be too involved in that process or the end result. Granted, he may...

Ready to hit the ground running

Conservative incumbent Guy Lauzon believes the region is ready to face a longer election. "Most candidates are campaigning all the time," Lauzon said. NDP candidate...

Protecting door-to-door mail delivery

The billboard displays a photo of a smiling Lauzon alongside the statement: 'Conservative MP Guy Lauzon has not (in italics) spoken out to save your...

Bernadette Clement nominated as Liberal Party of Canada candidate in ...

She even embraced it, as the Liberal Party candidate for Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry, a riding dominated by Conservative incumbent Guy Lauzon for the last decade. "That...

Cornwall letters for June 22

I hope people out there realize how much of your tax dollars are wasted by Guy Lauzon, on his conservative, vote-buying propaganda. Eight this year,...

First lady Harper visits Chesterville

Lauren Harper, wife of Prime Minister Stephen Harper, will be the guest speaker at the spring dinner hosted by local MP Guy Lauzon at the...

MP Lauzon defends fed budget

"It's a small business, balanced budget," touted local Conservative MP Guy Lauzon after the 2015 federal budget was tabled Tuesday. While there wasn't anything local...

Bobka leaves a lasting legacy

When your local Conservative MP described a party member as "Mrs. Conservative", you know how highly esteemed Judy Bobka was. Bobka, in her mid-70s, passed...

Tabling ideas over breakfast

Twelve-year-old Marjori Majooran, second from right, met with local MP Guy Lauzon, left, and provincial PC leadership hopeful Patrick Brown, right, during the Progressive Conservative...

Balanced budget law overdue

That hasn't stopped the Independent MP for Edmonton-St. Alberta, Brent Rathgeber, from trying to push the government in that direction though. The former Conservative, who...

Canadians rally against Bill C-51

Several thousand turned out in Toronto, where NDP MP Rathika Sitsabaiesan said terrorism may be a "real threat," but the protection of Canadians' freedoms must...

NDP demand dated proof of Wynne's Thibeault appointment

Ontario New Democrats are demanding to see written proof that Premier Kathleen Wynne had appointed Glenn Thibeault in the Sudbury byelection long before her officials...

'It was an experience' Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry MP Guy Lauzon said of ...

"It was an experience, put it that way," Lauzon said in an interview on Thursday, a day after the tragic attack that left a soldier,...

NDP fights to save Canada Post's home delivery

OTTAWA -- The NDP wants a public consultation as it continues to fight to save Canada Post's home delivery. During a press conference Tuesday, MP...

Party must rebuild: PC leadership hopefuls

By Lois Ann Baker, Cornwall Standard-Freeholder. Wednesday ... Shown with McDonell are Patrick Brown, Lisa MacLeod, Vic Fideli, Monte MacNaughton and Christine Elloitt. LOIS ANN...

A test for Trudeau? Canada's Liberals split on Iraq combat mission

That tweet appeared to have been subsequently deleted from Simson's Twitter account, but not before it was read into the parliamentary record by Conservative MP...

Canada will not be scared off by ISIS threats: PMO spokesman

Liberal MP Carolyn Bennett said Monday her concern with revoking passports is that it could prevent individuals from returning to Canada to face prosecution here...

The night Guy was on the menu

The dinner and roast, supported by the Standard-Freeholder, attracted plenty of other politicians, including Cornwall Mayor Bob Kilger, Glengarry-Prescott-Russell MP Pierre Lemieux, North Glengarry Mayor...

McNaughton visits Cornwall, part of 107-riding tour

McNaughton said provincial PCs should borrow from the federal Conservatives' strategy of rubbing shoulders with immigrants. He said federal Cabinet minister Jason Kenney routinely spends...

Top Trudeau adviser under fire for Israel comments

And this summer, one of Mulcair's MPs, Sana Hassainia, quit his caucus and cited Mulcair's support of Israel as a factor that drove her to...

From Charlevoix to Issoudun -

Standard Freeholder - WordwiseStandard FreeholderThe south shore Montreal region of Verchères is part of a federal electoral riding represented by Tunisia-born Sana Hassainia who, from fundamental...

Doctors vote to 'follow their conscience' if assisted suicide becomes legal

Conservative Member of Parliament Steven Fletcher waits to leave following a news conference regarding his two private member's bills dealing with physician-assisted suicide, on Parliament...

Demers to roast caucus 'coach'

Now he's got the chance to do it to his own 'political coach' – local MP Guy Lauzon, who chairs the Conservative caucus that Demers,...