“We all better buckle-up”. Michael Mantha’s News from the Park.

First and foremost I want to say how honoured I am to again have the privilege of bringing the voices of the people of...
Carol Hughes, MP

It’s Easier Than Ever to Buy Local: Carol Hughes, MP

We are lucky to live where eating locally means eating well, and including local produce makes our meals as delicious as possible. Most people...
Carol Hughes, MP

In all of us command!

Recently, the English lyrics to Canada’s national anthem have changed , while polling tells us the move was supported by 58% of the population,...
Carol Hughes, MP

Grill Safely This BBQ Season

With BBQ season upon us, the Standards Council of Canada is questioning the safety of the instruments we use to clean our BBQs; namely,...
Carol Hughes, MP

Time for Papal apology on Residential Schools

In June of 2008, Canada, through then Prime Minister Stephen Harper, made a Statement of Apology to former students of Indian Residential Schools.  The...
Carol Hughes, MP

Battle of the Atlantic

For good reasons Canadians are mindful of celebrations for Remembrance Day and our role at Vimy Ridge, but there were many other defining moments...
Carol Hughes, MP

New anti-terrorism legislation needs amending

In the lead up to the 2015 election many issues made a compelling case for a change in government.  Among the most prominent was...
Carol Hughes, MP

Facebook data breach hits Canada

Most of us use the internet without much concern about our privacy, but the Cambridge Analytica revelations have put that kind of faith in...
Carol Hughes, MP

Seniors deserve their own department and minister

It’s no secret that too many seniors in Canada are struggling to get by. As our population becomes more elderly, the challenges related to...
Carol Hughes, MP

Postal banking has strong support

It’s no secret that Canada Post has taken a hit as international remailers, couriers, and parcel delivery services have cut into its traditional sources...