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IN THE NEWS | CPAC Special on Budget 2019 – interview with Peter Julian

Published: March 19, 2019

Conservative deputy leader Lisa Raitt and NDP House Leader Peter Julian speak with CPAC’s Peter Van Dusen following the tabling of the federal budget in the House of Commons on March 19, 2019. The MPs also comment on the Official Opposition’s walkout during the budget speech to protest the government’s handling of the SNC-Lavalin controversy. […]

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IN THE NEWS | Federal government pledges nearly $30 million a year to fight money laundering

Published: March 19, 2019

by Gordon Hoekstra Published: March 19, 2019 theprovince.com/business/local-business/federal-government-pledges-nearly-30-million-a-year-to-fight-money-laundering/wcm/c69367ef-00ac-4852-8b4a-4c2b160d338f The 2019 federal budget is also promising $50 million for the CRA to create dedicated residential and commercial real estate audit teams in high-risk regions, including in B.C. Justin Trudeau’s federal Liberal government promised in its budget Tuesday nearly $70 million over five years to help fight […]

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Published: March 13, 2019

Chris Campbell / New West Record  New Westminster-Burnaby MP Peter Julian and NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh. FILE PHOTO Photograph By Contributed New Westminster-Burnaby MP Peter Julian delivered a blunt message for the federal government today – help people living in poverty. Julian, the federal NDP’s finance critic, teamed up with new Burnaby South MP […]

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IN THE NEWS | Top court weighs precedent-setting case of human rights breaches at Canadian mine in Eritrea

Published: January 24, 2019

www.cbc.ca/news/politics/supreme-court-nevsun-eritrea-mine-human-rights-1.4990064 Eritrean refugees want to sue B.C.-based Nevsun Resources over alleged forced labour at its gold mine Kathleen Harris · CBC News · Posted: Jan 23, 2019 5:28 PM ET | Last Updated: January 24 The Supreme Court of Canada is considering a case involving Eritrean refugees who claim they were subjected to forced labour […]

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IN THE NEWS | NUPGE support to international protection of human rights

Published: December 14, 2018

NUPGE calls on all MPs to pass at second reading: “a ground-breaking piece of legislation in defense of human rights and corporate standards.” nupge.ca/content/nupge-support-international-protection-human-rights Ottawa (14 Dec. 2018) — The National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) has written a letter of support to Peter Julian, the NDP MP for Burnaby-New Westminster for his […]

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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 | New West-Burnaby MP backs ‘powerful’ human rights bill

Published: November 19, 2018

New West Record, by Maria Rantanen A human rights bill put forward by New Westminster-Burnaby MP Peter Julian could have far-reaching implications for Canadian companies that allow abuses to take place under their watch. But only if it moves forward – not a given since it’s a private member’s bill. Peter Julian, MP for New […]

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