Tuesday March 18th Join Us for An Evening With Tom Mulcair and Marc Laferriere at The Sanderson Centre

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  NDP Leader Tom Mulcair and Brant NDP Federal Candidate of Record Marc Laferriere are hosting a special town hall in Brantford — and you’re invited. Tom will speak about the NDP campaign to make life more affordable for everyday Canadians. You’ll also get the chance to ask questions in a special Q&A session. Don’t… Read more »

TOM MULCAIR ANNOUNCES PAN-CANADIAN CONSULTATIONS ON UNFAIR ELECTIONS ACT

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March 5, 2014 For Immediate Release: OTTAWA – New Democrats will be moving forward with pan-Canadian consultations on the Conservatives’ Unfair Elections Act, Bill C-23, NDP Leader Tom Mulcair announced today. “Conservatives do not want to hear from Canadians and have been blocking every attempt by the NDP to hold cross country public consultations. Canadians… Read more »

Bill C-23 a detriment to democracy

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Letter originally appearing in the March 6th, 2014 edition of the Brant News:   Stephen Harper’s Conservatives have a bad record when it comes to respecting our elections laws. Now, they want to skew the next election in their favour using voter suppression tactics straight out of the U.S. Republican playbook. The so-called “Fair Elections Act”… Read more »

Making Everyday Life More Affordable Day of Action: February 22, 2014 – Join the campaign!

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Families face rising debt pressures “Canadian household debt levels reach a new high.                         —Globe and Mail headline, 13 December 2012 “IMF warns about Canadian household debt.”                         —Canadian Press headline, 22 December 2011 Soaring household debt leaves Canadians vulnerable to unexpected shocks—whether it’s sickness, job loss or rising interest rates. But getting debt under… Read more »

TOP 10 BRANT NDP FEDERAL INITIATIVES OF 2013.

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It’s the end of the year.  A great time to reflect on what we’ve accomplished in Brant over the last 12 months.  Elections are won and change is made not just in the weeks leading up to an election but in the years of hard work between elections. And in Brant we are doing that… Read more »