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May 19, 2020

Andrew Scheer Statement on Canadian Forces Snowbirds Crash

Ottawa, ON – The Honourable Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition, issued the following statement on the crash of a Canadian Forces Snowbirds aircraft near Kamloops, BC: “On behalf of the entire Conservative caucus, I would like to express our sincere condolences to the family...

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May 19, 2020

The Conservative Case for Parliamentary Democracy

Ottawa, ON – Today, Conservative members of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs, Blake Richards, John Brassard, Eric Duncan and Corey Tochor published a report outlining the Conservative case for parliamentary democracy and calling on the Trudeau government to restore normal Parliamentary sittings.“There has been a tremendous amount...

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May 19, 2020

James Cumming Responds to Government’s CEBA Changes

Edmonton, AB – Today, James Cumming, Conservative Shadow Minister for Small Business and Export Promotion, issued the following statement regarding the Trudeau government’s decision to expand the eligibility criteria for the Canada Emergency Business Account:“Canada’s Conservatives are committed to helping Canadian business owners and workers through these trying times. Last...

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May 19, 2020

Hon. Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition, issues statement to celebrate Vesak

Ottawa, ON – The Honourable Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition, issued the following statement on Vesak: “Today, Buddhists in Canada and around the world will commemorate the birth, enlightenment, and the passing of Buddha.  “As the most important day in Buddhism, the community would normally celebrate by...

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Mel Arnold

Meet Your MP

A long-time business owner and active volunteer, Mel Arnold has always been passionate about enriching the opportunities available for all those in the North Okanagan–Shuswap. His dedication to conservation made him a natural for his role as Deputy Shadow Minister for Fisheries Oceans and Canadian Coast Guard, where he is able to continue his efforts toward conservation on a national scale.

Mel has built strong relationships with all levels of government around the North Okanagan–Shuswap and across Canada- relationships which he will continue to strengthen when he is re-elected.

Mel and his wife Linda have been married for 40 years, have one daughter and son-in-law, and are lifetime residents of the North Okanagan–Shuswap area they love.

Mel Arnold was elected to the House of Commons on October 19, 2015, and with your support, will return to continue the work as your representative from the North Okanagan–Shuswap.

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