Ruth Ellen Brosseau Berthier—Maskinongé
  • Critic for Agriculture and Agri-Food

May 3rd, 2016

NDP Motion: Liberals Refuse to Protect Our Dairy Producers

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May 3, 2016

NDP MOTION: LIBERALS REFUSE TO PROTECT OUR DAIRY PRODUCERS

OTTAWA – Today, the Liberal government voted against an NDP motion to protect our dairy producers. The Liberals are therefore breaking their election promises and commitments made at the beginning of their mandate to require all Canadian producers to respect cheese composition standards immediately.

May 3rd, 2016

AG Report: Mismanagement Putting Lives at Risk

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May 3rd, 2016

AG REPORT: MISMANAGEMENT PUTTING LIVES AT RISK

OTTAWA – Today's Auditor General Report revealed yet another 12 months of mismanagement within the Federal Government. The report highlights many problems, including Canada's reservists being treated as second class soldiers, chronic delays in appointment process leaving people in need hanging and a veterans drug benefits mismanaged costing to veterans health and higher costs for taxpayers.

April 28th, 2016

Feminist Scholars Rally Behind Kennedy Stewart's Candidate Gender Equity Act

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April 28, 2016

FEMINIST SCHOLARS RALLY BEHIND KENNEDY STEWART’S CANDIDATE GENDER EQUITY ACT

OTTAWA – Kennedy Stewart (MP for Burnaby South) announced today that over 15 leading academics have endorsed his private member’s bill aimed at bringing gender parity to Parliament.

April 28th, 2016

Day of Mourning: Liberals Must Restore the Right to Refuse Unsafe Work

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April 28, 2015

DAY OF MOURNING: LIBERALS MUST RESTORE THE RIGHT TO REFUSE UNSAFE WORK

NDP Labour critic Sheri Benson (Saskatoon West) made the following statement on the National Day of Mourning:

April 27th, 2016

Human Rights Tribunal Puts Liberals Under Third Party Management

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April 27th, 2016

HUMAN RIGHTS TRIBUNAL PUTS LIBERALS UNDER THIRD PARTY MANAGEMENT

Angus: After months of delays in protecting indigenous kids, the Human Rights Tribunal has now ordered the Liberal government to take immediate action – essentially putting them under third Party Management

April 27th, 2016

Liberals Consider Star Wars Sequel in Secret Defence Consultations

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April 27, 2016

LIBERALS CONSIDER STAR WARS SEQUEL IN SECRET DEFENCE CONSULTATIONS

VANCOUVER — The Liberal government has launched a secretive round of defence consultations that puts “everything” on the table, including the privatization of important services like search and rescue and even reconsidering participation in the American’s ‘Star Wars’ ballistic missile defence program.