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 […]

Cheryl Gallant Honours Soldiers Who Fell in Afghanistan


Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, stood today in the House of Commons to honour the 41 men and women from CFB Petawawa who lost their lives in the service of our country in Afghanistan. “As November 11th approaches, it is important remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country,” said […]

Cheryl Gallant Welcomes Local Farm Leaders to Parliament Hill For CETA Discussion


Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, hosted a special meeting with representatives from Renfrew County Agricultural Organizations on Parliament Hill to outline the opportunities arising from the recently signed Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), and listen to concerns. “It was very helpful to have Dave McGonegal, of the Renfrew County […]

Cheryl Gallant Highlights Benefits for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke in Historic Canada-EU Trade Agreement


Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew—Nipissing-Pembroke, today outlined the many benefits of the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA). Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced the conclusion of CETA negotiations on Friday, October 18th, 2013. “This historic agreement with the European Union is a big win for workers, businesses and […]

Cheryl Gallant Welcomes Speech from the Throne


As the Member of Parliament for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, I was pleased to hear the plan laid out by the Government of Canada in the Speech from the Throne. During the summer and early fall, I met with constituents throughout our riding, gathering input on measures the Federal Government should take to grow jobs and create prosperity […]