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June 19, 2020

Andrew Scheer Statement on Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor

Ottawa, ON – The Honourable Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition, issued the following statement regarding the charges laid by the Chinese government against Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor:“It’s been 18 months since Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor were arbitrarily and unlawfully detained by the...

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June 01, 2020

Liberals must use PMPRB delay to ensure Canadians can access life-saving medications: Jeneroux

EDMONTON, AB – Matt Jeneroux, Conservative Shadow Minister for Health and Member of Parliament for Edmonton Riverbend, responded to today’s Patented Medicines Prices Review Board (PMPRB) announcement and called on the Liberal government to consult with patients to ensure all Canadians can access life-saving medications. “I’m relieved that the voices of patients have been heard and the government has decided...

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May 29, 2020

Conservatives Respond to Privacy Commissioner’s Alarming Testimony

OTTAWA, ON - The Hon. Michelle Rempel Garner, Shadow Minister for Industry and Economic Development, and MP Jeremy Patzer, issued the following statement regarding alarming testimony delivered by the Privacy Commissioner Therrien to the Standing Committee on Industry, Science, and Technology: “As we know, the Prime Minister has said that he will...

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May 19, 2020

Andrew Scheer Statement on Canadian Forces Snowbirds Crash

Ottawa, ON – The Honourable Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition, issued the following statement on the crash of a Canadian Forces Snowbirds aircraft near Kamloops, BC: “On behalf of the entire Conservative caucus, I would like to express our sincere condolences to the family...

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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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