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Big Tory slate in Colchester North

Scott Armstrong, co-chair of the central campaign for the Progressive Conservatives, says this is the biggest nomination meeting for his party so far. “We've had...

Presentation on Private members' Bill to protect family owned ...

TRURO – A member of parliament from Quebec is to make a presentation in Truro on Thursday regarding a proposed federal bill aimed at protecting...

Trudeau makes brief stop in Cape Breton to attend funeral

Several Liberal MPs also attended the funeral, including Cape Breton-Canso MP Rodger Cuzner, Sydney-Victoria MP Mark Eyking and St. John's South-Mount Pearl MP Seamus O'Regan.

National strategy on dementia welcomed

Moreover, Nicholson also made a point of acknowledging past efforts by former NDP MP Claude Gravelle, of Nickel Belt. “There is probably no family in...

Casey, Armstrong differ on feds' financial plan

"There's innovation and the green economy mentioned throughout this budget, things that are very important to both Cumberland and Colchester County." Conservative critic for Atlantic...

Economic recovery can come from within

The past year also saw Casey's return to federal politics as he secured the Liberal nomination earlier in 2015 and then romped to victory on...

Scott Armstrong's goal to become an MP instilled at early age

The year was 1972 and Armstrong – who on Monday night lost in his bid to claim a third term as Cumberland Colchester's federal representative...

Armstrong goes on offensive against Casey

“What's going to happen if Bill goes up there and prime minister Harper is up there, do you think Bill can get things done in...

Casey campaign to get visit from Chretien

Jean Chretien will be in Amherst to speak at Casey's campaign headquarters on South Albion Street. He'll also be in the neighbouring riding of Beasejour,...

Stephen Harper waited with MPs, terrifying unknown on other side of caucus room

Ottawa Citizen Tories with military or police experience, such as David Wilks and Laurie Hawn, also helped to take control of the situation. Several Conservatives said...

PM waited in closet during Parliament lockdown.

Democratic Reform Minister Pierre Poilievre was said to wield a bronze flagpole for most of the day, even clutching it hours later when they were...

'We were lucky today,' says MP Armstrong

National Post “My condolences to the family of the soldier that was murdered in front of the War Memorial,” said Armstrong. “He was just standing there...

'Everyone is a little shaken'

It was very close, it was in the hall right outside the room we were in,” Armstrong said. “We had security there and we just...

'We were lucky today,' says MP Armstrong

“My condolences to the family of the soldier that was murdered in front of the War Memorial,” said Armstrong. “He was just standing there in...

Armstrong remains locked down following Parliament Hill shootout

They kept us all safe." Armstrong said he was in a national Conservative Party caucus meeting with they were told by security to stay in...

Attack on workers' rights is bad for everyone

Robert Chisholm is currently the NDP MP for Dartmouth – Cole Harbour and Official Opposition Critic for Fisheries and Deputy Critic for Employment Insurance. He...

Fracking opponents hopeful of pause on shale gas development in New Brunswick

The position contrasted sharply with the Progressive Conservatives under David Alward, who tied New Brunswick's economic future and the retention of its young people to...

Irving shipbuilding program on schedule, on budget

... add me as a friend on Facebook; or follow me on Twitter @Armstrong MP. Scott Armstrong is the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of...

Youth unemployment must be reduced

Scott Armstrong is the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Employment and Social Development, as well as the Conservative MP for Cumberland-Colchester-Musquodoboit Valley. Organizations: Conservative...

Nova Scotia politicians invite Julian Fantino to attend emergency meeting

CBC.ca Conservative member Alfie MacLeod said the meeting Monday will give people in Sydney a chance to voice their concerns, but he said it's unlikely Fantino...