John Hirst

Nanaimo-Ladysmith

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September 20, 2019

Andrew Scheer to invest $1.5 billion to replace and purchase new MRI and CT machines

Investment will reduce wait times for potentially life-saving scans A new Conservative government will invest $1.5 billion in its first term to purchase MRI machines and CT machines to replace aging equipment and add machines across the country, reducing wait times for potentially life-saving tests for Canadians, Conservative Leader Andrew...

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September 19, 2019

Andrew Scheer will give more support to seniors

Increase the Age Credit to help our seniors get ahead Today, Andrew Scheer, the Leader of Canada’s Conservatives, announced that a new Conservative government will increase the Age Credit by $1,000. This measure is part of the Conservative plan to put more money in the pockets of all Canadians to...

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September 19, 2019

Justin Trudeau on seniors: Not as advertised

Trudeau still hasn’t delivered on key promises for seniors he made in 2015 Justin Trudeau is planning to raise taxes on Canadian seniors and he still hasn’t delivered on key promises he made to seniors during the 2015 election. Trudeau has raised taxes on seniors by hiking CPP premiums, cancelled...

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September 18, 2019

Scheer to cancel $1.5B in corporate welfare, redirect savings to Canadians

Conservatives to review and eliminate taxpayer handouts to wealthy executives, shareholders, and foreign companies A new Conservative government will cancel hundreds of millions of dollars in corporate welfare handouts to wealthy executives, shareholders, and foreign companies and instead put that money in Canadians’ pockets so they can get ahead, Conservative...

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John Hirst

Meet The Candidate

John is a businessman and committed family man with deep roots in Nanaimo. 

As the manager of the Sun Life Financial office in Nanaimo, John works with residents of Nanaimo-Ladysmith everyday to help them meet their financial goals. It’s been this experience that has shown John firsthand how devastating Justin Trudeau’s failed economic policies can be for Canadians who are trying to get ahead. 

Before joining Sun Life, John worked in the resource industry where he came to learn the importance of balancing the development of Canadian resources with the protection of our natural environment. 

Outside of the office John is a committed member of the local community. He is the President of the Nanaimo Gyro Club where he leads a team of respected business and community focused volunteers that regularly make significant contributions to our city. He is also a member of the Young Professionals of Nanaimo. 

John and his partner Chrystal have two young children, Harper and Sloan.

 

 

 

 

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