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Celebrating Ukrainian Vyshyvanka Day

Celebrating Ukrainian Vyshyvanka Day

Celebrating Ukrainian Vyshyvanka Day on the Hill with the Ukrainian community, interns, and Members of Parliament. #VyshyvankaCanada2019

May 27, 2019

Multicultural Festival and Opening of the Brockville Farmers Market

Multicultural Festival and Opening of the Brockville Farmers Market

It’s a busy weekend with a great turnout and delicious food at the Multicultural Festival, the opening of the Brockville Farmers market, and out for an overwhelmingly positive canvass with volunteers.

May 24, 2019

Justice Committee on Online Hate

Justice Committee on Online Hate

It was great to have Mayor Nancy Peckford appear as a witness before the Justice Committee as part of our study of Online Hate today.

May 24, 2019

Speaking to the 2019 CPC Interns

Speaking to the 2019 CPC Interns

I was honoured to talk to the CPC interns today. It is exciting and inspiring to see all these young people who are passionate about politics and a better future for our great country.

May 23, 2019

Easter

Easter

On Easter, this feast that marks the resurrection of Jesus Christ, may all those who celebrate this Christian feast have a blessed and joyful Easter. God sent his only Son into the world so that we might have life through him.

April 21, 2019

Discussion on Canadian oil and gas with local business leaders

Discussion on Canadian oil and gas with local business leaders

Had a great afternoon hosting David Smith, CEO of Keyera Canada, for an engaging discussion on Canadian oil and gas with local business leaders.

April 18, 2019

Stittsville Shooting Ranges

Stittsville Shooting Ranges

Thanks to the Stittsville Shooting Ranges, Mercedes Stephenson, & The West Block crew for a great day! Watch the episode at www.globalnews.ca/hill-hobbies-with-michael-barrett

April 15, 2019

Gun & Sportsman show and 1000 Islands Gananoque Business Showcase

Gun & Sportsman show and 1000 Islands Gananoque Business Showcase

That was great to visit the Gun & Sportsman show at the Grenville Fish & Game Club on April 13🦌 🎣 After that, we headed to the 1000 Islands Gananoque Business Showcase. Lots of folks out on that sunny Saturday! ☀️

April 13, 2019

April 5th was full of events

April 5th was full of events

It was a great Friday! It started in Morton with the Business Recognition Breakfast, then off to Ottawa for Question Period and meetings. Afterwards I participated in the opening ceremonies at The Brockville Rifles Annual Memorial Hockey Tournament, and then went to the Otters' Den presented by BDC in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters.

April 05, 2019

Daughters of the Vote

Daughters of the Vote

It's always great to meet young leaders who are interested in politics. Today I had a pleasure to spend some time with representatives of 'Daughters of the Vote' from my riding. 

April 02, 2019