Cheryl Gallant Presents Dr. John Hilborn with Diamond Jubilee Medal


Deep River, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased to present Dr. John Hilborn of Deep River with a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. Dr. Hilborn began a career in the nuclear industry in 1949 when he joined the Port Radium uranium mine in the Northwest Territories. Following the completion of a […]

Cheryl Gallant Announces Launch of Local Pre-Budget Consultations


Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, is pleased to announce the launch of Pre-Budget consultations for the 2014 Federal Budget. “I am asking for residents of the Upper Ottawa Valley to share their ideas and suggestions for next year’s federal budget,” said MP Gallant. “The Government of Canada wants to hear […]

Lest We Forget


The Ottawa Valley pauses each year to remember the sacrifice paid by so many of her sons and daughters in fields where poppies grow. Download Cheryl’s Special Remembrance Day Edition Communicators Remembering World War One Remembering Afghanistan Watch Cheryl’s Remembrance Day Message The Ottawa Valley Remembers The Petawawa Legion has been awarded up to $50,000 […]

Supporting Medically Released Veterans


Pembroke, Ontario – As the Member of Parliament for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, that includes CFB Petawawa, I am pleased to confirm the announcement of new legislation intended to provide medically released Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) who were injured in service to Canada the top level of priority consideration for job openings in the public […]

Cheryl Gallant Announces Funding to Protect Women and Girls


Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased today to announce a call for funding for community projects that take action to prevent cyber and sexual violence against women and girls. “Violence against women and girls has devastating and far-reaching effects on the community,” said MP Gallant. “The projects supported by […]

Cheryl Gallant Encourages Local “CREATE” Committee in New Task


Chalk River, Ontario – MP Cheryl Gallant, (Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke) recently met with members of “CREATE” (Chalk River Employees Ad hoc TaskforcE for a National Laboratory) to encourage participation in Canada’s Plan for the long-term management of used nuclear fuel. “This is an excellent opportunity to use Canadian expertise to solve a national and international concern,” stated […]