National Seniors Day

September 30, 2014

We can all think of a senior who has made a difference in our lives. Seniors are mentors, teachers, parents, grandparents and loved ones. They are volunteers and role models. They deserve our gratitude and recognition for the valuable contributions they have made, and continue to make, in our families, workplaces and communities. Every day, […]

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Signature of the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and Korea and the launch of a new Strategic Partnership

September 23, 2014

Our Conservative Government is committed to expanding trade in the Asia-Pacific region to benefit hardworking Canadians and businesses across the country. Yesterday, we delivered on that commitment with the signing of the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Canada and the Republic of Korea. The inclusion of the FTA will give our crucial small and medium […]

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Small Business Tax Credit to Help Local Businesses Create Jobs

September 16, 2014

Our Conservative Government is focused on creating jobs, growth, and long-term prosperity. In doing so, we are taking further steps to recognize the important contribution our small businesses make to job creation and economic growth. That is why we introduced the Small Businesses Job Credit, which will lower small businesses’ payroll taxes by 15 percent […]

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National Day of Service

September 9, 2014

On September 11, 2001, we watched in horror as our American suffered one of the most shocking terrorist acts in history. In memory of that tragic day, Prime Minister Stephen Harper has declared September 11 a National Day of Service. The National Day of Service pays tribute to the victims of 9/11 and their families, […]

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Emergency Relief Supplies for Iraq

September 3, 2014

The situation in Iraq is tragic. 1.3 million people have been displaced by ongoing violence, an estimated 850,000 in the last two months alone, and many more are threatened. Canada is very concerned, and is responding to the humanitarian crisis by sending emergency relief supplies. Providing food, water and other essential supplies can mean the […]

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