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HOW TO REACH US RIGHT NOW? Our team remains available by email or telephone.

Published: March 19, 2020

Please note that due to the current situation surrounding COVID-19, the New Westminster – Burnaby office’s drop-in service is suspended temporarily. Members of the public can get help from the constituency office team by phoning and emailing the office. All support will be provided by phone or online communication. The Constituency office’s contact information: 604-775-5707 […]

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IN THE HOUSE | Motion M-1 Green New Deal for Canada

Published: December 5, 2019

Notice of Motion A call to support Motion M-1 for a made-in-Canada Green New Deal M-1 — December 5, 2019 — Mr. Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby) — That, in the opinion of the House: (a) it is the duty of the government to create a Green New Deal (i) to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions through […]

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IN THE NEWS | CERB needed ‘better words’

Published: June 24, 2020

published: 2020-06-24 Calgary Sun (FINAL) by: Ryan Wolstat NEWS | A20, Words: 338 Canada’s Employment Minister admits the government could have “picked better words” to scare off would-be COVID-19 relief program cheats, according to Blacklock’s Reporter. “While I remain committed to not in any way penalizing someone who honestly commits a mistake or an error […]

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IN THE NEWS | Conservatives hold worst attendance record at House of Commons COVID-19 committee

Published: June 23, 2020

published: 2020-06-23 07:01 (EST) Globe and The low turnout is prompting charges of hypocrisy from the NDP by: Marieke Walsh Despite calls from Andrew Scheer for more parliamentary oversight during the coronavirus pandemic, the Conservatives have the worst attendance record of all five political parties at the House of Commons COVID-19 committee meetings. Of […]

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IN THE NEWS | 10,000 in New West receive CERB, but that’s not enough: MP

Published: June 17, 2020

Chris Campbell / New West Record An estimated 10,000 New Westminster residents are receiving the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB), says New Westminster-Burnaby MP Peter Julian. That’s a big figure, but even that’s not enough for Julian, who says many people with disabilities are being unfairly left out of much-needed funding. Burnaby South MP and […]

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IN THE NEWS | Known fraudsters targeting CERB for wrongful benefits, Commons committee told

Published: June 11, 2020

published: 2020-06-11 Canadian Press Newswire OTTAWA _ Harsh penalties for defrauding the Canada Emergency Response Benefit are needed because organized crime and identity thieves are trying to scam the program, a House of Commons committee was told Thursday. A Canada Revenue Agency official said federal systems have already flagged a number of potential fraudulent applications […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | MP Peter Julian calls on the Liberals to give support to ALL persons living with disabilities

Published: June 9, 2020

New Westminster, BC – Many people living with disabilities are struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic, and it’s time for the federal government to make them a real priority in Canada. Coupled with the challenges of the rising costs for essential items and the uncertainty about income benefit programs, far too many persons living with disabilities […]

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