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NDP reacts to liberals’ announcement to extend pandemic benefits

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh issued the following statement:
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July 30

Jagmeet Singh fighting to tackle the climate crisis and create good jobs for Canadians

While Justin Trudeau’s Liberals continue to subsidize big polluters making record profits, the NDP has a plan to create good jobs for Canadians and respond to the climate crisis with the urgency it requires
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July 29

Reality check: New Democrats lead the way on banning conversion therapy 

Justin Trudeau is wrong when it comes to efforts by New Democrats to ban conversion therapy across Canada.   Before Bill C-6 was even introduced, former NDP MP Sheri Benson (Saskatoon-West) sponsored a petition calling for an end to conversion therapy that gained over 18,000 signatures. Instead of taking action, Minister David Lametti said it was up to the provinces to pass this legislation.   In March 2020, NDP MP Randall...
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July 28

REALITY CHECK: Trudeau’s abortion stance is all for show

After 6 years of being in government, 2 years after explicit promises to act, and on the eve of an election, Justin Trudeau has suddenly found his words to stand for women’s rights to access abortions in New Brunswick. Yet once again, Justin Trudeau looks like he cares, says the right thing but comes up short on delivery. 
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July 26

Singh and Angus visit Neskantaga First Nation: “26 years without clean water is shameful”

 
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July 23

NDP Statement on new EDC climate targets

The NDP’s Critic for Environment, Laurel Collins (Victoria) and the Critic for Natural Resources, Richard Cannings (South Okanagan – West Kootenay) made the following statement:
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July 23

NDP statement on announcement for special measures for Afghan nationals with significant ties to the Government of Canada

The NDP’s Critic for Defence, Randall Garrison (Esquimalt—Saanich—Sooke), and the Critic for Immigration, Jenny Kwan (Vancouver East), made the following statement:
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July 22

NDP issue statement on “just transition” announcement

The NDP’s Critic for Environment, Laurel Collins (Victoria) and the Critic for Natural Resources Richard Cannings (South Okanagan—West Kootenay) made the following joint statement:
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July 22

REALITY CHECK: Liberals think Indigenous people need to “get over” the injustice they face

 
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July 20

REALITY CHECK: Under Trudeau, Hamilton Real Estate Prices Skyrocketed

 
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