Tories call for measures to combat COVID-19 scams

Conservative MP Michelle Rempel Garner

The federal Conservative Party wants the hammer brought down on scam artists taking advantage of Canadians’ fears of COVID-19.

Hon. Michelle Rempel Garner, Conservative Shadow Minister for Industry and Economic Development, issued a statement on March 24 condemning scammers who exploit people’s fears to extract money or information  from them by email, text and phone calls. Continue reading “Tories call for measures to combat COVID-19 scams”

Parliamentarians pull together to implement COVID-19 response

Carlton Trail-Eagle Creek MP Kelly Block

Parliamentarians of all political stripes are working together to implement the government’s emergency financial measures to support Canadians affected by COVID-19.

Fifty MPs of all parties are set to gather in Ottawa for a special session of Parliament on Tuesday, March 24. The session is for the purpose of debating and passing emergency legislation aimed at responding to the current pandemic. Continue reading “Parliamentarians pull together to implement COVID-19 response”