Local economy will benefit from $53 Billion New Building Canada Plan


Photo: Cheryl Gallant, MP with Pembroke City council members and staff at a Building Canada construction site Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke – Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament, on behalf of the Government of Canada, today highlighted important details of the $53B New Building Canada Plan announced in the recent Federal budget. These details, which relate to key elements […]

Cheryl Gallant Hails Science as the Big Winner in 2014 Budget


Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, is pleased that Science and Technology was the big winner of the 2014 Federal Budget through the new Canada First Research Excellence Fund, increased funding to colleges, universities and granting councils, and renewed funding for Atomic Energy Canada Limited (AECL). “I am very pleased with Budget 2014’s […]

Cheryl Gallant Calls Attention to Expanded CAF Family Information Services


Photo: Cheryl congratulates Executive Director Paula Malboeuf of Petawawa Family Resource Centre at their Oct 5th Open House. Also Pictured, Lt. Col. Daniel Blanc, Commander 2 Area Support Group (2ASG) Personnel Services, CFB Petawawa. Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, wants to get the word out that the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) has […]

Agriculture Minister Ritz Joins Cheryl Gallant for Farm Roundtable Discussion


Photo: Cheryl Gallant MP at the agricultural meeting with Paul Klaesi, Elias Klaesi, Fritz Klaesi, Michael Klaesi, Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz Cobden, Ontario – Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz recently joined Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke MP Cheryl Gallant for a roundtable discussion on agriculture. “The purpose of the meeting was to determine how local farmers can best […]

Economic Action Plan 2014 demonstrates commitment to jobs and opportunities


Member of Parliament Cheryl Gallant is welcoming the federal budget, Economic Action Plan 2014, and its focus on job creation, economic growth, and keeping taxes low – along with its plan to get back to balance by 2015 – as a positive for  Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke. “While Canada has the strongest job creation record among all G-7 […]

Cheryl Gallant Presents Carmen Krogh With Diamond Jubilee Medal


Killaloe, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased to present Carmen Krogh of Killaloe with a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. Carmen Krogh is a retired pharmacist with more than 40 years of experience as a health professional. Her career includes holding senior positions at a major teaching hospital, a drug information […]

Cheryl Gallant Honours Mayor Jack Wilson in Parliament


Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased to rise in the House of Commons to pay tribute to the career of retiring Laurentian Valley Township, Mayor Jack Wilson. Mayor Wilson was present in the House of Commons gallery during the tribute. “This year, after 50 years, 18 years on council and 33 […]

MP Cheryl Gallant honours Mayor Jack Wilson


MP Cheryl Gallant honours Mayor Jack Wilson Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke recognizes Mayor Jack Wilson of Laurentian Valley Township in the House of Commons. Mayor Wilson has the distinction of being one of only four elected politicians in Ontario to have ever served 50 or more years in public office. This year, after 50 […]

Report From Parliament


The treatment of soldiers and veterans has been receiving some additional attention lately. I am pleased to correct the record when it comes to the decision to expand the services provided to veterans by merging eight under-used veteran’s affairs offices with Service Canada and its 650 points of service across Canada. There will be no […]