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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | Small Changes to Government Tax Plan Would Make a Big Difference for Millions of Canadians

Published: December 9, 2019

OTTAWA – This morning, NDP Finance Critic Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby) and Health Critic Don Davies (Vancouver Kingsway) outlined the NDP proposal for small changes to the Liberals’ planned tax that would focus on the great help – including dental care – for middle class families and those who really need it. Prior to speaking […]

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IN THE HOUSE | Motion M-1 Green New Deal for Canada

Published: December 5, 2019

Notice of Motion M-1 — December 5, 2019 — Mr. Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby) — 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 […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | Jagmeet Singh’s Shadow Cabinet, Ready to Deliver

Published: November 28, 2019

NDP team mixes new energy with experience and is ready to fight for Canadians OTTAWA – Today, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh announced the NDP shadow cabinet, highlighting the diversity, energy, and experience of his new caucus members who are ready to deliver for Canadians. Working together, they will keep fighting to protect and create jobs, […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | MP Peter Julian Named House Leader and MP Rachel Blaney Named Whip

Published: November 23, 2019

Jagmeet Singh Announces NDP Leadership Roles in the House VICTORIA – Today, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh announced Peter Julian (New Westminster-Burnaby) and Rachel Blaney (North Island—Powell River) were appointed to the positions of NDP House Leader and Whip respectively. “Peter is among the most experienced and committed caucus members we have, and Rachel has earned […]

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IN THE NEWS | Future of infrastructure bank in limbo

Published: July 1, 2019

Both the Conservatives and New Democrats say they would shut down the two-year-old federal entity created by the Trudeau Liberals by Bill Curry, Globe and Mail The future of the $35-billion Canada Infrastructure Bank will be decided in the October election as both the Conservatives and New Democrats say they would shut down the Crown […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | NDP Continues the Fight for Human Rights and Corporate Social Responsibility

Published: June 19, 2019

OTTAWA – Liberal and Conservative MPs have acted in concert to defeat Bill C-331 (the International Promotion and Protection of Human Rights Act). C-331 was drafted back in 2006 by MP Peter Julian (New Westminster-Burnaby) working closely with Nick Milanovic, Adjunct Professor in the Department of Law at Carleton University, labour lawyer, an arbitrator, and […]

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