May 24, 2016

MP Pierre Poilievre announces 2016 Canada Summer Jobs in Stittsville

OTTAWA—Earlier today, Pierre Poilievre, Member of Parliament for Carleton announced the 2016 Canada Summer Jobs at Goulbourn Museum in the north-west end of Ottawa. Canada Summer Jobs provides funding to help employers create summer job opportunities for students. These jobs provide students with experience and connections that become extremely useful to them when they enter the professional field as contributing …

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May 17, 2016

MP Poilievre speaks on the Marrakesh Treaty (Bill C-11)

Watch the video of this speech here Mr. Speaker, it is great to rise today on this special occasion when the House of Commons rallies in unanimity to adopt an excellent piece of legislation, which would unlock the potential of thousands of Canadians to enjoy the blessing of literature.     One of the most inspiring parts of this job is that …

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May 8, 2016

Mother’s Day Push for Fairness for Military Mom with 8 Kids

Ottawa mother joins MP to fight for fair treatment of military parents with multiple kids   OTTAWA, ON – Today Member of Parliament for Carleton and Opposition Treasury Board Critic, Pierre Poilievre, called on the government to update child care reimbursement policies to better accommodate single parents with multiple children. He was joined by Captain Kellie Brennan, a soldier of …

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May 6, 2016

Poilievre calls on NCC Minister to allow National Capital Commission to release LeBreton Flats Scores

OTTAWA, ON – Today Pierre Poilievre, Carleton Member of Parliament and Opposition Critic for the National Capital Commission, called on NCC Minister Melanie Joly to allow the release of the scoring used to determine the preferred bidder for the LeBreton Flats project.   “Today I am calling on Minister Joly to allow the public release of the evaluation scores that …

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April 29, 2016

Poilievre congratulates RendezVous Group on LeBreton Decision

Former NCC Minister says development another reason to maintain four lanes on Sir John A Macdonald Parkway   OTTAWA, ON – Today, the Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Member of Parliament for Carleton and Official Opposition Critic for the National Capital Commission (NCC), released the following statement: “First, I congratulate the RendezVous LeBreton Group for a successful submission and applaud the Devcore Canderel …

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April 18, 2016

Poilievre presses for answer on small business tax cut

OTTAWA, ON – Today The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Member of Parliament for Carleton, continued to press the Liberal government for an answer on the status of the small business tax cut.   “In 2015, the Conservative government tabled a small business tax cut which would have reduced the small business tax rate to 9% by 2019,” Poilievre said. “Unfortunately, the …

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