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IN THE HOUSE | Question ~ Grocery bill on the rise

Published: December 5, 2018

42nd Parliament, 1st Session Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby) Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister truly does not seem to care about the impact of his policies. The reality is that the price of food in Canada will go up 3.5% next year, with the annual food costs of the average family going up by $411. If […]

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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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IN THE HOUSE | Member’s Statement ~ Diwali, the festival of lights

Published: November 7, 2018

42nd Parliament, 1st Session Context : Statements Mr. Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby, NDP): Mr. Speaker, Diwali, or the festival of lights, is one of the highlights of the year. It represents hope and renewal. It is a time for traditions to be shared with family, friends and community. During this very special time, the spirit […]

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IN THE HOUSE | Member’s Statement ~ election day in BC and in New Westminster and Burnaby

Published: October 22, 2018

42nd Parliament, 1st Session Mr. Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby, NDP): Mr. Speaker, Saturday was election day in British Columbia for municipalities right across the province and in New Westminster we are happy to see the re-election of our social democratic mayor, Jonathan Coté, to note the important diversity we see following the election to council […]

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IN THE HOUSE | Presentation of petitions on the rights of Canada’s most vulnerable children

Published: September 18, 2018

42nd Parliament, 1st Session ~ Context: presentation of petitions ENG – Electronic Petition – e-1840 (Children’s rights) – calling on the govt to honour its commitments to vulnerable children in Canada ENG – Paper Petition – calling on the govt to honour its commitments to vulnerable children in Canada Mr. Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby, NDP): […]

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IN THE HOUSE ~ SIGN E-PETITION for the right to a good night’s sleep

Published: April 13, 2016

THE FIGHT FOR EVERY ONE’S RIGHT TO HAVE A GOOD NIGHT SLEEP IN ONGOING Railway noise pollution continues to affect the wellbeing of many members of our community in New Westminster- Burnaby and other regions of Canada. I have reintroduced in this new Parliament my Private Member’s Bill, C-218 (formerly C-393) which aims to prohibit […]

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IN THE HOUSE ~ SIGN E-PETITION – on proposed expansion of Fraser coal facility

Published: April 13, 2016

PETITIONERS CALL FOR CREDIBLE, INCLUSIVE, BROAD & OPEN PUBLIC CONSULTATIONS ON PROPOSED EXPANSION OF FRASER COAL FACILITY Coal dust is a known health hazard, containing toxins such as lead, sulphur, and mercury. My office has been receiving a steady flow of complaints over the years from constituents, demonstrating a serious concern in our community regarding […]

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NEWS ~ NEB should not authorize work extension on Burnaby Mountain

Published: November 27, 2014

With tensions rising regarding Kinder Morgan’s preliminary survey on Burnaby Mountain, NDP MP Peter Julian (Burnaby – New Westminster) has submitted the attached letter to the NEB.  He has emphasized that an extension to the work in this context would only create opportunities for unrest in the community.

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