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UPDATED President’s message: Liberal Party AGM – NEW AGM DATE – November 22, 2014

Posted on October 20, 2014

Not surpirsingly many Liberals who wish to attend our AGM are heavily involved in municipal campaings so we are moving our AGM back one week so […]

Harper faces test as economist

Posted on October 18, 2014

Winnipeg Free Press – By: editorial Posted: 10/15/2014 1:00 AM Prime Minister Stephen Harper may fancy himself as The Great Economist, an impartial technocrat guided only […]

Muzzled Science Timeline – Last updated Oct 2, 2014

Posted on October 16, 2014

2014 June 2014 Meteorologists at Environment Canada are forbidden from publicly discussing climate change. The ban reportedly led to an 80% decrease in climate change coverage […]

Conservatives Would Rather Cover Their Blunders Than Create Jobs

Posted on October 15, 2014

Emmanuel DubourgLiberal MP for Bourassa since November 2013, National Revenue Critic Given the country’s high unemployment, the Conservatives’ small business tax credit comes at a bad […]

Message from our President

Posted on October 8, 2014

SAVE THE DATE – November 15, 2014 – location TBA Greetings from your soon be  past-president.  It’s that time of year again when the North Okanagan-Shuswap Riding […]

Federal government scientists muzzled by media policies, report suggests

Posted on October 8, 2014

DND scores highest for openness, while Natural Resources Canada among lowest By Emily Chung, CBC News Posted: Oct 08, 2014 7:00 AM ET Canadian government scientists face […]

Scathing report details Harper’s environmental shortfalls

Posted on October 7, 2014

Josh Wingrove OTTAWA — The Globe and Mail Published Tuesday, Oct. 07 2014, 10:07 AM EDT Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s government is not doing enough to reduce carbon […]

The 15-hour workweek: Canada’s part-time problem

Posted on October 5, 2014

Tavia Grant The Globe and Mail Published Saturday, Oct. 04 2014, 5:00 AM EDT For years, Eileen Hasselhoff enjoyed her steady job as a cashier at […]

Canada Is The Only UN Member To Reject Landmark Indigenous Rights Document

Posted on October 3, 2014 Posted: 10/02/2014 4:52 pm EDT Canada singled itself out as the only country to raise objections over a landmark United Nations document re-establishing the protection […]

MP defends environmental record

Posted on October 2, 2014

by  Martha Wickett – Salmon Arm Observer posted Oct 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM— updated Oct 1, 2014 at 9:24 AM Okanagan-Shuswap MP Colin Mayes fully supports […]