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Federal funding for the County Road 43 expansion project secured

Federal funding for the County Road 43 expansion project secured

The County Road 43 expansion is a critical infrastructure project. Securing the federal dollars for this project has been my top priority and it’s great to be a part of the announcement of $9.9-million funding with MPP Steve Clark, Warden Patrick Sayeau and Mayor Nancy Peckford.

July 03, 2020

Canada's Legions Need Help

Canada's Legions Need Help

The Royal Canadian Legion offers essential support to veterans and contributes to our communities. Legion branches need assistance from the Government if they’re going to be able to survive.

June 19, 2020

County Road 43 - Time to Invest in Our Community

We’ve waited 334 days for federal funding for County Road 43.
The Province of Ontario has committed funds 
The municipal government has committed funds 
It’s time for the Liberals to invest in our community 

June 18, 2020

Expanding Support for Small Businesses

Expanding Support for Small Businesses

CEBA Expansion

Finally! Because of mounting pressure from the Conservative opposition, the Government is expanding support through CEBA for small businesses this Friday - June 19th.

Posted by Michael Barrett on Tuesday, June 16, 2020

June 17, 2020

Eastern Ontario Warden's Caucus

Eastern Ontario Warden's Caucus

On June 12, 2020, I joined MPs from both sides of the aisle to meet with the Eastern Ontario Warden’s Caucus and to hear an update on priorities in light of COVID19. On broadband, I underscored the need for enforceable service standards from providers & prioritizing investment in the most under-served regions.

June 15, 2020

Conservatives Call for Accountability and Oversight

Conservatives Call for Accountability and Oversight

Conservatives are calling for oversight and accountability. Canadians must be able to see what this Liberal Government’s plan is and how much it’s going to cost.

June 12, 2020


A Functioning Parliament is Critical for Canada

A Functioning Parliament is Critical for Canada

Our country is in crisis, and we need a functioning Parliament now, more than ever.
Watch and share this video and join me in telling Justin Trudeau it’s not time for one of his many vacations - it’s time to get to work for Canadians.

June 01, 2020

Faith Leaders Virtual Townhall

Faith Leaders Virtual Townhall

Pleased to join MPP Steve Clark for a round table discussion with faith leaders from our community. It was a great discussion and reinforces the need to respect religious freedoms by adopting smart and innovative methods to reopen places of worship in accordance with public health guidelines.

May 29, 2020

Parliament Must Resume - Defending Democracy

Parliament Must Resume - Defending Democracy

The Government wants to approve the questions Opposition MPs ask them. Our democratic system is under attack. Parliament must resume. Justin Trudeau is letting Canadians down.

May 21, 2020