October 17, 2019

100 Day Action Plan: Repealing Trudeau carbon tax before January 1

October 17, 2019 Families will start saving hundreds of dollars per year for coldest winter months As part of its 100 Day Action Plan, a new Conservative government will repeal Justin Trudeau’s carbon tax as its first piece of legislation, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer said today.  Scheer has already announced that he will convene Parliament, at which time he will …

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October 16, 2019

100 Day Action Plan: Real consequences for breaking ethics laws

October 16, 2019 New Conservative government to bring real accountability and transparency to government A new Conservative government will introduce legislation to attach stiff penalties for violating ethics laws and strengthen the powers of parliamentary watchdogs during its first 100 days, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer announced today. Scheer said he will establish penalties for violations of the Conflict of Interest Act that …

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October 16, 2019

Conservatives to support parents in mourning

October 15, 2019 New conservative government to extend EI parental leave to parents in mourning A new Conservative government will ensure that EI parental leave is extended for eight weeks following the death of a baby, affording parents experiencing unimaginable tragedy a much-needed opportunity to begin coping with their loss. “With this policy, we hope to give grieving parents some …

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October 15, 2019

100 Day Action Plan: Andrew Scheer will meet with Premiers after the New Year

October 15, 2019 New Conservative government will work with provinces to break down trade barriers In his first 100 days as Prime Minister, Andrew Scheer will meet with Canada’s Premiers to establish a new interprovincial free trade agreement that will create jobs and opportunities for Canadians from coast to coast. Scheer will host the meeting in Ottawa on January 6, …

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October 12, 2019

Andrew Scheer names Co-Chairs of committee to cut corporate welfare

October 12, 2019 Taxpayer handouts to wealthy executives, shareholders, and foreign companies to be eliminated, savings to be redirected to Canadians Today, Andrew Scheer announced that as Prime Minister he will appoint Kevin Falcon, the former deputy premier and finance minister of British Columbia, and Yves Desjardins-Siciliano, the former president and CEO of VIA Rail Canada, to lead the Commission …

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October 11, 2019

Andrew Scheer to lay out 100 Day Action Plan

October 11, 2019 Conservatives will spend final week outlining government agenda for first 100 days Over the next several days, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer will announce the first things a new Conservative government will do during its first 100 days in office. “Canadians are getting ready to elect a new government and I plan on telling them exactly what we …

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October 11, 2019

Conservatives Unveil Fully Costed Election Platform

Andrew Scheer reveals his Plan For You To Get Ahead October 11, 2019 Conservatives unveil fully costed platform that eliminates Justin Trudeau’s deficit by 2024. Today, Canada’s Conservatives released Andrew Scheer’s Plan for You to Get Ahead, a fully costed platform that details how a new Conservative government will live within its means and put more money in your pockets. In his …

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October 10, 2019

Conservatives will introduce EI leave benefits for adoptive parents

October 10, 2019 A new Conservative government will also boost the Adoption Expense Tax Credit Andrew Scheer will make it easier for Canadian families to welcome a new child into their home by introducing EI adoption leave benefits for adoptive parents and boosting the Adoption Expense Tax Credit, David Sweet, the Conservative candidate for Flamborough-Glanbrook, announced today. “Every year, thousands …

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October 10, 2019

A new Conservative government will close the loophole in the Safe Third Country Agreement

October 9, 2019 Scheer to restore order, fairness, and compassion to Canada’s immigration system A new Conservative government will restore public confidence in Canada’s immigration system by stopping the flow of illegal border crossers from the United States and prioritizing newcomers from the world’s most dangerous countries, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer said. “Canadians’ confidence in the immigration system has been …

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October 8, 2019

Andrew Scheer announces financial support for Ontario Line and Yonge Subway Extension

October 8, 2019 A new Conservative government will fund projects that get Canadians home faster, reduce commute times A new Conservative government will fund the Ontario Line and Yonge Subway Extension projects as part of a plan to prioritize projects that get Canadians home faster, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer announced today. “The Ontario Line and the Yonge Subway Extension are …

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