Opinion

Opinion

Defend Local Jobs Tour called “posturing”

Re: Defend Local Jobs Tour Every Conservative MP voiced support for Justin Trudeau and NAFTA as well as opposition to punitive US tariffs. MPs were also united in defending our country against the unprecedented personal attacks against our Prime Minister. Justin Trudeau is defending steel,…

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Build a bridge, not a dam

City council’s current causeway plan is a mistake that will kill any future our rare jewel of a lake may ever have to offer us.  When the present causeway was built, the lake was cut in two with no way by water to travel from…

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Politics of fear and division questioned

You have some nerve MP (Immigration Minister Ahmed) Hussen (MP York South-Weston) calling Lisa MacLeod (Ontario MPP community and social services minister) un-Canadian. These illegal border crossings are being done by people jumping the queue.  You’re trying to make out they are not is outright…

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PRED ED comments taken to task

I am responding to Vern May’s column in the Herald Leader Press on June 14, 2018, which was truly astounding. Mr. May moved to Portage la Prairie and has been the Economic Development Officer (Executive Director of PRED) for approximately 1.5 years. In that time, he…