Federal

Schmale and O’Toole in minority on climate change recognition

Schmale backs O’Toole for Conservative Party leader

Jamie Schmale, the Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock MP, has thrown his support behind Erin O’Toole for the leadership of the Conservative Party… Continue reading “Schmale backs O’Toole for Conservative Party leader”

Schmale talks Conservative leadership race, COVID-19, indigenous blockades, and CBC

Jamie Schmale, the Conservative member of parliament for Haliburton – Kawartha Lakes – Brock, spent 90 minutes with the Advocate,… Continue reading “Schmale talks Conservative leadership race, COVID-19, indigenous blockades, and CBC”

A View from Parliament Hill: A summary of the COVID-19 emergency response act

The House of Commons began debate early this morning on the federal government’s response to the economic and social upheaval… Continue reading “A View from Parliament Hill: A summary of the COVID-19 emergency response act”

Trudeau just green lit a ‘basic income’ for Canadians this week

Trudeau just green lit a ‘basic income’ for Canadians

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has just announced a basic income for Canadians this past week. Well, he didn’t call it… Continue reading “Trudeau just green lit a ‘basic income’ for Canadians”

COVID-19: A message from MP Jamie Schmale

The continued spread of COVID-19 in Canada and around the world has understandably raised concerns for many. The health and safety… Continue reading “COVID-19: A message from MP Jamie Schmale”

Local federal candidates square off with different visions for riding, country

A view from Parliament Hill: COVID-19 shuts down House, Senate

The House of Commons and the Senate have shut down in response to the ongoing spread of COVID-19. Parliamentarians face… Continue reading “A view from Parliament Hill: COVID-19 shuts down House, Senate”

Schmale given shadow ministry duties for Crown-Indigenous Relations

Conservative leader Andrew Scheer today announced the Conservative shadow cabinet. As part of that unveiling, local MP Jamie Schmale was… Continue reading “Schmale given shadow ministry duties for Crown-Indigenous Relations”