February 9, 2020

Did you know that today - February 9th – is the deadline for the Canadian government to table its new climate target with the United Nations? That’s okay, Justin Trudeau and his environment minister, Jonathan Wilkinson, don’t know it either.

It is a little complicated....

February 3, 2020

Please help me get names on these petitions! Thanks!

Petition on Wet’suwet’en: https://petitions.ourcommons.ca/en/Petition/Details?Petition=e-2396

Petition on committing 50% of Canada’s public climate finance for developing countries towards adaptation, and at least 15%...

February 3, 2020

Happy Groundhog Day -- which for me now conjures the Bill Murray movie of that name. I half expected to wake up to Sonny and Cher “I’ve got you babe.” (Apologies if any of you have never seen the movie….and the movie’s premise of a day that repeats itself endlessly unt...

October 21, 2019

To vote, you must be a Canadian citizen, be at least 18 years old on election day, and prove your identity and address. The only remaining way to vote in this election is at your assigned polling station on Monday, October 21.

On election day, you will vote at an assign...

October 2, 2019

Click here to learn about the Green Party of Canada's 2019 platform and how it will benefit Canadians and the constituents of Portage-Lisgar.

September 30, 2019

HALIFAX – The Green Party today followed through on its promise to present Canadians with a detailed accounting of the new spending and revenue measures outlined in the party’s 2019 Platform.

The platform is a blueprint for mobilization – a call for Honest, Ethical, Car...

September 27, 2019

OTTAWA – Green Party Leader Elizabeth May (Saanich-Gulf Islands) has named Timothy Thompson (candidate for Fundy Royal) as critic for Veterans Affairs on the party’s Shadow Cabinet. The Shadow Cabinet develops positions based on policies adopted by Green Party membersh...

September 25, 2019

SACKVILLE, NB – All Canadians, regardless of where they live, must have access to safe, reliable transportation options at affordable rates, says the Green Party. Too many people living in remote and rural areas have no way to travel outside their communities.

A Green P...

September 23, 2019

VICTORIA – Every minute of every day the equivalent of one large garbage truck of plastic enters our oceans – nine million tonnes a year – littering shorelines, floating, drifting or sinking to the ocean floor, leaching toxic chemicals and killing marine life by entang...

September 19, 2019

OTTAWA – Dental care is health care. In a country with a universal single-payer health care system, everyone should have access to dental care.

A recent report from the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences found that cost is one of the main reasons many people do not go...

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