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Anderson, IPPFoRB steering group condemn atrocities in Myanmar

October 5, 2017

On September 28, 2017, the New York Times published an op-ed by the steering group of the International Panel of Parliamentarians for Freedom of Religion or Belief (IPPFoRB): To the Editor: As members of parliaments and members of the Steering Group of the International Panel of Parliamentarians for Freedom of Religion or Belief, we condemn […]


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MPs David Anderson and David Sweet press for renewed commitment to Ottawa Treaty on banning landmines

October 3, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON – On the 20th anniversary of the Ottawa Treaty on banning landmines, David Anderson, Member of Parliament for Cypress Hills—Grasslands and Shadow Cabinet Secretary for International Human Rights and Religious Freedom; and David Sweet, Member of Parliament for Flamborough—Glanbrook and Vice-Chair of the Sub-Committee on International Human Rights, today called […]


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David Anderson, MP recognizes International Day of Peace

September 21, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON – David Anderson, Member of Parliament for Cypress Hills—Grasslands and Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Human Rights and Religious Freedom, today recognized the International Day of Peace and stressed the need for international collaboration on the issues that continue to threaten global stability, tolerance, and the safety of vulnerable communities around […]


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Liberal attack on small business just their latest tax grab

September 12, 2017

Many of you have asked for details on the proposed elimination of certain tax measures by the Liberal Government and Finance Minister Bill Morneau. Many average Canadians have used incorporation as a management tool for decades. However, Justin Trudeau, who has lived off a family trust, put a bullseye on small companies in the 2015 […]


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New Session, New Challenges, Same Liberal Recklessness

September 6, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON – David Anderson, MP for Cypress Hills-Grasslands is preparing to return to Ottawa for the opening of the fall session of the 42nd Parliament. “Our caucus meetings in Winnipeg this week will bring us together to lay out our plans and priorities for holding this Liberal Government to account. We […]


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The Celebrate Canada 150 Medal

July 14, 2017

  Nominations are now open for the Celebrate Canada 150 Medal! David Anderson, Member of Parliament for Cypress Hills-Grasslands is proud to celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday by honouring citizens with the Celebrate Canada 150 Medal.   Nominations will be accepted until September 15, 2017 in the following categories: Nation Builders These are the pioneers and […]


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C-51 Call to Action: Defend Religious Freedom in Canada

July 14, 2017

  I would like to take the time to reiterate my concerns with Liberal Bill C-51 and provide Canadians with ways in which they can voice their concerns. For those who have not heard, Bill C-51 would, among other things, remove Section 176 from Canada’s Criminal Code – the only provision that specifically protects the […]


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Bill C-51: Removing protection of religious freedom

June 23, 2017

As your Member of Parliament, I wanted to write to express my concern over a recent Bill that the Liberal government has introduced into the House of Commons, Bill C-51. I would like to draw your attention to one clause in Bill C-51 that took me aback. Clause 14 of the new Bill proposes to […]


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Enabling Accessibility Fund now accepting applications

June 2, 2017

David Anderson, Member of Parliament for Cypress Hills–Grasslands, would like to inform his constituents that applications are now open for the Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF). The EAF funds organizations, businesses and other eligible recipients to improve accessibility and/or safety for people with disabilities by supporting the capital costs of renovation, construction and/or retrofit activities and […]


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Applications now open for New Horizons for Seniors Program

May 12, 2017

David Anderson, Member of Parliament for Cypress Hills–Grasslands, would like to inform his constituents that the call is open for New Horizons for Seniors Program applications. End Date: June 23rd, 2017 (postmarked) NOTE CHANGES IN APPLICANT GUIDE: Eligibility for funding is available for new activities, as well as for recurring activities that have a proven […]


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