• Where Will It End?

    The Liberal government has introduced a troubling new eligibility requirement for organizations looking to take advantage of the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) program. The CSJ program provides funding ...

  • Christmas Greetings

    The House of Commons concluded its Fall session on Wednesday, December 13th and with the parliamentary recess now underway, I am thankful to be spending more time with family and in communities ...

  • IS CANADA MOVING IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION?

    As we approach the end of 2017, the year in which Canada turned 150, I find myself thinking about where we are as a country; where we have come from and where we are going. We have much to be ...


Where Will It End?

The Liberal government has introduced a troubling new eligibility requirement for organizations looking to take advantage of the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) program. The CSJ program provides funding to assist employers, including not-for-profit organizations, that create summer job opportunities ... Full Article

Christmas Greetings

The House of Commons concluded its Fall session on Wednesday, December 13th and with the parliamentary recess now underway, I am thankful to be spending more time with family and in communities across southeast Manitoba meeting with constituents. As I reflect on some of the key issues from this ... Full Article

IS CANADA MOVING IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION?

As we approach the end of 2017, the year in which Canada turned 150, I find myself thinking about where we are as a country; where we have come from and where we are going. We have much to be thankful for as Canadians including the blessings of freedom, peace and abundance. We must be […] Full Article

Why is condemning ISIS so hard for the Liberals?

Last night, the Liberals and NDP voted AGAINST the following Conservative motion regarding ISIS fighters returning to Canada: That the House: (a) Condemn the horrific acts committed by ISIS; (b) Acknowledge that individuals who joined ISIS fighters are complicit in these horrific acts and pose ... Full Article

Liberals Allow ISIS Fighters Back Into Canada

It should go without saying that the Government of Canada has a responsibility to keep Canadians safe from those who wish to do us harm. But this week, the Liberals have shown once again just how dangerous their thinking is when it comes to terrorism. Recently, a spokesperson for Liberal Public ... Full Article

Proposed Changes to Hours at Border Crossings

As you may have heard, recently, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency (CBP) has proposed changes to the hours of operation of two Minnesota ports of entry; Roseau (South Junction, MB) and Lancaster (Tolstoi, MB). Just a few weeks ago, hundreds of concerned residents from both sides of ... Full Article

A Victory for Religious Freedom

I frequently hear from constituents who tell me that with Justin Trudeau and his Liberal majority at the helm, sometimes it seems like there’s no good news coming out of Ottawa. While I agree it can be discouraging, our Conservative Opposition is extremely effective at keeping the Liberals’ ... Full Article

We Will Remember Them

Each year on Remembrance Day, we pause to remember the tremendous sacrifices of Canada’s men and women in uniform. This year we’ve marked some important milestones in our shared history. In August we honoured the 75th anniversary of Dieppe. In April we commemorated the 100th anniversary of ... Full Article

Too Little Too Late

With all the attention on the Liberals’ tax increases on small business owners and Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s ethical amnesia, it’s been a while since I have updated the residents of Provencher on the issue of illegal border crossings. Unfortunately, nine months into this crisis, ... Full Article