Local MP Helps Farmers Across Canada

Parliament passed MP Philip Lawrence’s Bill exempting farmers from carbon tax The House of Commons passed Bill C-206 recently, an Act to amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel). This legislation, introduced by MP for Northumberland Peterborough- South Conservative Shadow Minister for National Revenue, Philip Lawrence, will exempt farmers from paying the […]

Kim Rudd Won’t Run in Next Election

Former MP for Northumberland-Peterborough South announced decision recently Health issues mentioned Article by Jamie Simmons Kim Rudd, former Member of Parliament for Northumberland-Peterborough South (NPS) has announced she will not be a candidate in the next Federal election. Rudd was the first Member of Parliament for the newly created riding of Northumberland-Peterborough South. During her term in […]

MP Philip Lawrence Wants to Hear from Northumberland Residents

Paid Post Member for Northumberland Peterborough-South Philp Lawrence is on the road. Travelling throughout the riding to hear what people think about the next steps are for economic recovery. He wants to hear from you about your concerns and what steps are necessary to get the economy on the road to recovery.

Local MP’s Bill C-206 Gets Second Reading

Amendment to the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel) passes Introduced by Northumberland-Peterborough South member of parliament Philip Lawrence, the bill extends current exemptions to include natural gas and propane used by farmers. Lawrence said in his press release, “The support of the NDP and Bloc shows that whether you agree with the […]