Federal

$1 million for Lindsay’s Pinnguaq from federal government

Money is to adapt its digital literacy training tools to support businesses and job-seekers in Indigenous communities

The Pinnguaq Association (Pinnguaq) is a not-for-profit organization focused on working with rural, remote and Indigenous communities to ensure that they have the support they need to develop the digital literacy and skills needed to position them for success.

TS Manufacturing gets federal money to upgrade equipment, expand production

Today, Filomena Tassi, federal minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), announced over $1.5 million for TS Manufacturing.

Schmale says he did not attend meeting hosted by members of trucker convoy

MP says national media got it wrong

On June 24, 24 Conservative members of parliament, including Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Haliburton member Jamie Schmale, were identified by CTV News as having attended meetings hosted by four people closely linked to the so-called Freedom Convoy movement. However, Schmale’s office says this just isn’t true.

Schmale supporting Poilievre as Conservatives regroup to find new leader

Schmale believes Charest will do well in eastern Canada and Quebec, while Poilievre will sweep western Canada

Local MP Jamie Schmale has already picked his horse in the federal leadership race – the perceived frontrunner, Pierre Poilievre.

Schmale tapped for O’Toole’s shadow cabinet

Local MP Jamie Schmale has been appointed as the new shadow minister for Indigenous Services in Canada’s 44th Parliament.

Schmale, Forbes, and Davidson talk rural-urban divide and conservatism

Forty-eight hours after fighting and winning his third election, local MP Jamie Schmale says it’s bittersweet to be going back to Ottawa while the Conservative Party itself has once again been defeated.

“We were hoping for better,” Schmale said.

NDP happy with local campaign; Green candidate calls it ‘learning experience’

Local NDP candidate Zac Miller placed third in last night’s federal election while Green candidate Angel Godsoe placed fifth, behind PPC candidate Alison Davidson.

Conservative incumbent Jamie Schmale easily retained his seat in Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock, with the size of the popular vote still being counted, while Liberal candidate Judi Forbes placed second.