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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April 6, 2016

Poilievre calls for feds to open up the books to budget officer

Call comes after new PBO Report shows lack of transparency and billions in missing revenue in recent Liberal budget   Ottawa, ON – Today The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Member of Parliament for Carleton and Official Opposition Critic for the Treasury Board, is alarmed at the Parliamentary Budget Officer’s concerns over the Liberal government’s 2016 budget.   “I am deeply concerned …

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April 5, 2016

The Liberals’ economic formula: tax, regulate, subsidize, repeat

Published in the Financial Post   If you are a federal politician looking for an escape hatch from Bombardier’s controversial request for a billion dollar federal bail-out, one of the company’s vice-presidents recently provided it. Rob Dewar said federal help would be “…an extra bonus that would be helpful but is very clearly not required.” No helped needed, so case …

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