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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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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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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | Julian: Federal government irresponsible to stick Burnaby with the costs of protests against the Trans Mountain pipeline

Published: July 3, 2019

BURNABY – Today, NDP House Leader Peter Julian (New Westminster – Burnaby) called on Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale to commit to repaying to the City of Burnaby the $1.8 million in policing costs resulting from protests of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project so far. “The government can’t build an internationally-controversial project, and then […]

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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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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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