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IN THE NEWS | New West-Burnaby MP takes aim at telecom price ‘gouging’

Published: June 11, 2019

Chris Campbell / New West Record June 11, 2019 10:19 AM Photograph By Pexels New Westminster – Burnaby MP Peter Julian has moved a motion in the House of Commons that aims to stop what he calls “gouging” gouging on cellphone and internet service. “In any one month, half of Canadians are $200 away from […]

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IN THE HOUSE | Presenting e-petitions on renewable sources of energy and a clean energy future

Published: June 10, 2019

42nd Parliament, 1st Session Context : Presenting Electronic Petitions Mr. Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby, NDP): Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present an electronic petition signed by over 500 people from across the country, Canadians from every single province and territory. This petition was sponsored by Colleen Dunbar from Richmond, British Columbia. The petitioners call […]

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IN THE NEWS ~ Liberal action absent North of the 60th

Published: June 10, 2019

Op-ed by NDP House Leader Peter Julian There were two problems with Justin Trudeau’s recent apology to the Inuit for the federal government’s treatment of tuberculosis patients. Firstly, it left the Dene and others who suffered under similar policies feeling forgotten again. An apology should do no further harm. Secondly, like so much this government […]

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IN THE HOUSE | NDP Opposition Day Motion – on the affordability and accessibility of Canada’s Telecommunication Services

Published: June 10, 2019

42nd Parliament, 1st Session Motion debated in the House: Mr. Masse (Windsor West): That, given telecommunications services in Canada cost more than most other countries in the world, leaving far too many Canadians with unaffordable, inadequate or no service at all, the House call on the government to implement measures that will make those services […]

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IN THE HOUSE | Petitioners continue to call on the Government of Canada to withdraw Bill C-27

Published: June 6, 2019

42nd Parliament, 1st Session Context : Presenting Petitions Mr. Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby, NDP): Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to table a petition signed by dozens of residents of New Westminster—Burnaby, Vancouver and Victoria, who add their names to the thousands of Canadians across the country asking the Government of Canada to withdraw Bill C-27, […]

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IN THE HOUSE | Question ~ Why does the Trudeau government always award wealthy tax dodgers?

Published: June 5, 2019

42nd Parliament, 1st Session Context : Question Mr. Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby, NDP): Mr. Speaker, the Liberal government has created the most unequal tax system in the industrialized world. The Liberal system of tax havens and tax loopholes lets millionaires and Canada’s most profitable companies get off the hook from paying their fair share. Canadians […]

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IN THE HOUSE | on C-81, An Act to ensure a barrier free Canada

Published: May 28, 2019

42nd Parliament, 1st Session Context : Questions and Comments Mr. Peter Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby, NDP): Mr. Speaker, [Member spoke in sign language] [English] I would like to say hello to members of the deaf community who are here today. There is much that needs to be improved in this bill. My colleague from Windsor—Tecumseh spoke […]

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