Federal Politics

‘Underwhelming’ support for agriculture industry: BC Fruit Growers’ Association

The association said the federal government doesn’t address the sector’s immediate needs

 

WEB POLL: Is emergency benefit enough?

The government is giving $2,000 a month to people left without work by COVID-19

  • Apr 6, 2020

 

Langley-Aldergrove MP donates pay boost to local charities

Many MPs are donating the automatic pay increase to coronavirus-related causes

  • Apr 6, 2020

 

A new approach needed to get Canadians home from India, MPs say

Cloverdale-Langley City MP Tamara Jansen and Abbotsford MP Ed Fast issue joint call

Local MPs helping stranded travellers abroad

Politicians are trying to bring home Canadians as global travel is thrown into upheaval

LETTER: Can we debate policies without partisanship?

local letter writer says we could get a lot further in policy development if we put aside politics

  • Mar 14, 2020

Painful Truth: Alberta needs our help

The brutal crash in the oil market is going to require help now, and in the future

Sophie Gregoire Trudeau tests positive for COVID-19: PMO

‘I will be back on my feet soon’

Painful Truth: Short term goals needed on climate action

Politicians are arguing along predictable lines but not working on immediate goals

Langley MP Jansen spars with Fraser Health over assisted dying in Delta hospice

The Cloverdale-Langley City MP is supporting a Ladner hospice

New Conservative leader has to push for national unity: Langley MP

Andrew Scheer is stepping down as the party’s leader

New Langley-Aldergrove MP says unity, SkyTrain, business are priorities in Ottawa

Tako van Popta is heading east to take his seat in the House of Commons

Conservative candidate mum on ‘Black Peter’ controversy

Tamara Jansen has not spoken to the media since Thursday

Our View: Integrity at stake in Canadian politics

It’s another ugly day for Canada’s most powerful politicians

  • Aug 16, 2019

Langley, Cloverdale politician Dean Drysdale dies

The businessman and reservist served on Township council

Painful Truth: Most boring federal election ever?

The party leaders are dull and not throwing out a lot of interesting ideas

Andrew Scheer comes to Fraser Valley

Langley candidate Tako van Popta also attends Conservative Party barbecue

VIDEO: MP Warawa remembered for kindness, faith, convictions

Hundreds of people attended a celebration of life for the late Langley politician

POLL: Keep Warawa’s environmental award legacy?

Should we preserve the award the late MP handed out for years?

  • Jun 26, 2019

NDP chooses candidate for Langley-Aldergrove

Almost all the major federal parties have now nominated candidates in the riding