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February 14, 2020

Auditor General of Canada Confirms Investigation into the Liberal Government’s Infrastructure Plan

Luc Berthold, Conservative Shadow Minister for Infrastructure and Communities, issued the following statement after receiving confirmation from the Office of the Auditor General of Canada that they will conduct an audit of the Liberal government’s Investing in Canada Plan: “Yesterday, I was pleased to receive a letter from Sylvain Ricard, the...

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February 13, 2020

Conservative Statement on Huawei and Canada’s 5G Network

Pierre Paul-Hus, Conservative Shadow Minister for Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness and Glen Motz Associate Shadow Minister for Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, issued the following statement today regarding Huawei and Canada’s 5G network: “For months the Trudeau Liberals have ignored Canada’s security agencies and refused to take a position on...

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January 31, 2020

Canada’s Conservatives Deliver Results in First Week of Parliamentary Session

The Hon. Candice Bergen, House Leader for Canada’s Official Opposition, released the following statement highlighting the accomplishments of Canada’s Conservatives during the first week of the parliamentary session: “This week, we made it clear to the Trudeau Liberals that there will be no free rides this parliamentary session. Through our actions...

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January 31, 2020

Conservative Petition Supporting Canadian Firearms Owners Now Largest e-Petition in Canadian History

An online petition sponsored by Glen Motz, Member of Parliament for Medicine Hat-Cardston-Warner and Associate Shadow Minister for Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, that opposes the Liberals’ plan to ban ‘military-style assault rifles’ through an Order in Council and bypass the democratic process of the House of Commons has become...

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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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