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  Brantford, ON – Families in Brant are having a difficult time staying warm this winter with the introduction of the Harmonized Sales Tax on home heating.        “The HST is making it more difficult for families to survive this winter,” said Marc Laferriere, Federal NDP Candidate for Brant. The introduction of the HST in… Read more »

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As 2010 closes out we are very proud of our local campaign.  The last edition of the Brant News for 2010 has listed our gain in momentum as one of the Top Stories of 2010.   It has definitely been a banner year for Brant New Democrats.  In recognition of our this our second year… Read more »

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    “The Manner in whcih (the federal and provincial government) presented this to you, set you up for failure.” he said. “The speed, the haste, for which the applications had to be made were such that proper cost estimates were not made.” – Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre Project Manager Jeff Christy addressing City of Brantford… Read more »

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You only vote in an election once every couple of years but when you volunteer you vote everyday for the kind of community you want to live in.  Come and learn new skills in communications, media monitoring, door knocking, and telling your personal election story in our Free Election Campaign Training with Political Organizer Pete… Read more »

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  Listen! Toronto, ON – Federal New Democratic Party leader Jack Layton joined Brant Federal New Democrat Candidate Marc Laferriere at Ontario Provincial Council this afternoon to announce that the riding of Brant has won phase one of the Local Victories Membership Challenge.  “This is a phenomenal grassroots effort, building our movement for change,” said… Read more »

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Federal NDP leader Jack Layton, alongside Brant Federal NDP Candidate Marc Laferriere, will be making a major announcement regarding Brant’s successful implementation of a national party initiative. WHO:    Brant Federal New Democrat Candidate Marc Laferriere and Federal New Democrat leader Jack Layton WHAT:   A national announcement regarding the Brant NDP WHERE: University of Toronto Conference… Read more »