Hélène Laverdière Member of Parliament Laurier—Sainte-Marie
  • Critic for Foreign Affairs

April 25th, 2017

LIBERAL SOFTWOOD FAILURE JEOPARDIZES CANADIAN JOBS

OTTAWA – Following the announcement that the U.S. will apply punitive countervailing duties of up to 24% on Canadian softwood lumber, the NDP is urging the Liberal government to stand up for Canadian jobs and fair trade.

April 22nd, 2017

NDP STATEMENT ON EARTH DAY

NDP Environment and Climate Change critic, Linda Duncan (Edmonton Strathcona) made the following statement:

"On Earth Day, Canadians will be joining people worldwide in calling for action to preserve our planet.

April 19th, 2017

TRUDEAU M.I.A. IN DEFENDING SUPPLY MANAGEMENT

OTTAWA – Following comments made by US President Donald Trump, the NDP is calling on the Liberal government to stand up for Canada’s dairy producers. In a letter sent to the Liberal government, NDP Critic for International Trade, Tracey Ramsey, NDP Critic for Agriculture, Ruth Ellen Brosseau and NDP Deputy Ethics Critic, Karine Trudel called on Justin Trudeau to send the US a clear message and commit to protecting Canada’s supply management system.