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IN THE HOUSE | Private Member’s Motion ~ on access to medical cannabis

Published: September 13, 2018

42nd Parliament, 1st Session ~ Private Members’ Notices of Motions M-198 — September 13, 2018 — Mr. Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby) — That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: (a) recognize that health care is a basic human right and that no Canadian should be denied access to the prescription medicine they need […]

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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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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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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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IN THE NEWS |

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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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | CONSERVATIVES DISCONNECTED FROM REALITY CANADIANS FACE

Published: March 6, 2019

OTTAWA – Andrew Scheer’s announcement on home energy costs demonstrates the Conservatives’ disconnect with the seriousness of what Canadians are going through. New Democrats have a plan that will bring relief to Canadians faced with a housing crisis, rising medication costs, and who are struggling to make ends meet. “Andrew Scheer’s announcement today demonstrates once […]

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