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IN THE HOUSE | Question on the Trudeau government’s approach to Trans Mountain

Published: June 11, 2019

42nd Parliament, 1st Session Context : Supplementary Question Mr. Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby, NDP): Mr. Speaker, so the Liberals say they will ban single-use plastics at the same time as they are handing over tens of millions of dollars to increase plastic production. There is a word for this: utter hypocrisy. The Liberals’ approach to […]

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IN THE HOUSE | Presenting e-petitions on renewable sources of energy and a clean energy future

Published: June 10, 2019

42nd Parliament, 1st Session Context : Presenting Electronic Petitions Mr. Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby, NDP): Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present an electronic petition signed by over 500 people from across the country, Canadians from every single province and territory. This petition was sponsored by Colleen Dunbar from Richmond, British Columbia. The petitioners call […]

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IN THE HOUSE | It takes leadership. Liberals spout platitudes and ram through pipelines.

Published: May 16, 2019

42nd Parliament, 1st Session Context : Question Mr. Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby, NDP): Mr. Speaker, the truth is that the Liberals are trying to ram through Trans Mountain, which would mean Canada provoking even greater climate change. Declaring a climate emergency does not mean responding with platitudes and pipelines. Tackling climate emergencies takes more than […]

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IN THE HOUSE | Presenting petitions calling on Trudeau to abandon the Trans Mountain pipeline project

Published: May 16, 2019

42nd Parliament, 1st Session Mr. Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby, NDP): Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition today signed by residents of New Westminster—Burnaby and Surrey, British Columbia. They add their names to thousands of Canadians, and particularly British Columbians, who have spoken out. The petitioners are calling on the government to abandon […]

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IN THE HOUSE | Private Member’s Motion – M-232 Green New Deal

Published: April 25, 2019

42nd Parliament, 1st Session Text of the Motion That, in the opinion of the House: (a) it is the duty of the government to create a Green New Deal (i) to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions through a fair and just transition for all communities and workers, (ii) to create millions of good, high-wage jobs […]

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IN THE NEWS | Local MP calls Trans Mountain project a ‘money-losing pipeline’ for Canada

Published: December 8, 2018

Peter Julian has submitted criticisms of pipeline expansion to the National Energy Board. Burnaby Now December 8, 2018 06:46 PM NEB hearings are underway into the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion which would increase tanker traffic in the Burrard Inlet. Photograph By File New Westminster-Burnaby MP Peter Julian has outlined at length the environmental concerns he […]

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IN THE NEWS ~ N.B. could become an economic powerhouse, committee hears

Published: March 10, 2014

ADAM HURAS, LEGISLATURE BUREAU, TIMES & TRANSCRIPT (MONCTON) MAIN, Page: A3; THE DAILY GLEANER (FREDERICTON) MAIN, Page: A1; NEW BRUNSWICK TELEGRAPH-JOURNAL MAIN, Page: A1 Developing Atlantic Canada’s oil and gas reserves has the potential to transform New Brunswick from a have-not province to an economic powerhouse like Saskatchewan, a federal committee researching the industry has […]

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IN THE NEWS ~ NDP Natural Resources critic explores needs of Newfoundlanders

Published: March 8, 2014

Tax clinics for families with disabilities being conducted today James McLeod, THE TELEGRAM (ST. JOHN’S) LOCAL, Page: A4 New Democrat Natural Resources critic Peter Julian was in St. John’s, flanked by local MPs Ryan Cleary and Peter Julian, to talk about sustainable development, and all the things he thinks that Prime Minister Stephen Harper is […]

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Statement from the NDP on the approval of the reversal of Line 9

Published: March 6, 2014

The Official Opposition’s Energy and Natural Resources Critic, Peter Julian, issued the following statement in response to the National Energy Board’s decision to approve the Line 9 reversal: “All Canadians benefit when our resources are developed and transported in a safe and sustainable way. With the proper environmental review and high safety standards, New Democrats […]

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