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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ~ JULIAN: TRUDEAU’S LIBERALS FAIL TO ADDRESS HOUSING COSTS, CHILD CARE, FIRST NATIONS

Published: March 19, 2019

OTTAWA – Today was Justin Trudeau’s last chance to deliver a budget the addresses the needs of the residents of New Westminster-Burnaby. Instead, he opted for a budget that maintain business as usual and continues massive giveaways to big corporations while people are struggling to make ends meet. Trudeau’s Liberals had a golden opportunity to […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | NDP House Leader Peter Julian raises concerns Liberal Minister misled House of Commons

Published: March 18, 2019

March 18, 2019 OTTAWA – Today, NDP House Leader Peter Julian, MP (New Westminster-Burnaby) raised a serious question of Parliamentary Privilege for all Parliamentary members. Julian asked the Speaker to rule on whether the Minister of Justice and his Parliamentary Secretary made misleading statements in the House of Commons concerning the SNC-Lavalin scandal. Julian cited […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | NDP: BUDGET LAST CHANCE FOR LIBERALS TO PROVIDE CANADIANS THE HELP THEY NEED

Published: March 13, 2019

OTTAWA – Today, the NDP submitted its priorities for Justin Trudeau’s last federal budget before the election. NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh and Finance Critic Peter Julian are calling on the Liberal government to address urgent issues impacting Canadians across the country, including the unprecedented housing crisis, rising out-of-pocket health care costs, and the critical lack […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | LIBERALS VOTE AGAINST AFFORDABLE HOUSING

Published: February 5, 2019

OTTAWA – Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government showed what they think about the urgent housing crisis affecting people throughout the country by voting against a motion that aimed to bring immediate relief to Canadians. The NDP called on the Liberal government to adequately address Canada’s housing crisis by immediately investing funds needed in this year’s federal […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | TRANS MOUNTAIN EXPANSION RISK OUTWEIGHS POTENTIAL BENEFIT

Published: December 6, 2018

OTTAWA – On Wednesday, NDP Finance Critic Peter Julian presented the Federal NDP’s submission to the NEB on the plans for the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline apps.neb-one.gc.ca/REGDOCS/Item/Filing/A96482 New Democrats believe that this review process must be overhauled in order to restore public trust in the ability of our regulatory system to protect our […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | LIBERALS PLAY SANTA CLAUS FOR RICH CORPORATIONS, SCROOGE FOR EVERYONE ELSE: NDP

Published: November 21, 2018

OTTAWA – The NDP slammed the Liberal governments’ economic update on Wednesday, for its massive giveaways for Canada’s richest corporations, and for offering nothing to Canadians who are struggling to make ends meet and facing record levels of household debt. “Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government is giving the richest corporations a $14 billion tax giveaway, including […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | ON UNIVERSAL CHILDREN’S DAY, FEDERAL GOVERNMENT CONTINUES TO IGNORE ITS COMMITMENTS TO CANADA’S VULNERABLE CHILDREN

Published: November 20, 2018

OTTAWA – Today, on Universal Children’s Day, NDP MP Peter Julian (New Westminster-Burnaby) and Ms. Shawn Bayes, Executive Director of the Elizabeth Fry Society of Greater Vancouver (EFry), once again called on the Government of Canada to uphold its responsibility as signatory of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child to ensure […]

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