Category: In the House

MP Mendicino Honours Italian Fallen Workers

MP Marco Mendicino speaks in the House to honour the lives and contributions of Italian-Canadians in building Canada and those who tragically died while at work.

Budget 2017

On March 22nd, Finance Minister Bill Morneau tabled the Government’s second budget—Building a Strong Middle Class—which continues to invest in middle class Canadians at every stage of their lives, transform our neighbourhoods and communities, and give every Canadian a real and fair chance at success. To learn more about Budget 2017, click HERE.

Canada Reaches Health Funding Agreement with Ontario

On March 10th, the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario agreed to new targeted federal funding over 10 years for investments in home care and mental health care. The province joins other provincial and territorial jurisdictions in accepting the Government of Canada’s offer of investments to deliver better health care for Canadians and Ontarians. Over… Read more »

Modernizing the Criminal Code

  The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring that our criminal justice system protects Canadians, holds offenders to account, meets the highest standards of equity and fairness, shows compassion to victims, and upholds the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. That is why we are proposing changes to remove or amend unconstitutional provisions from… Read more »