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Secrecy only makes it harder for consumers to know what they are eating

Passenger train let filmmakers follow in the footsteps of the Group of Seven: Hughes

CRTC seeking submissions on rural and remote broadband service

KPMG revelations bring ethics guidelines into question

Infrastructure bank is a sweetheart deal for wealthy investors

Hughes pays tribute to Bob Manuel in Parliament

The buck doesn’t stop here anymore

No time to be soft on softwood as tariffs threaten Canadian jobs

Carol Hughes Statement on Workers Day of Mourning

Three cheers for volunteers

Elliot Lake mourns the loss of community stalwart, Bob Manuel

Omnibus budget bill misses the mark

100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy is a very special moment

Carol Hughes Commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

Loran Scholar Samantha Giguere rewarded for hard work: Hughes

If Stephen Harper tried to do this…

Meet the new budget - same as the old budget

Canada Health Act should cover palliative care

Budget 2017 an opportunity to be progressive

Offshore tax havens and loopholes are holding us back

Time for Canada to take Lyme disease seriously

Eating disorders are deadly and misunderstood

Hughes delivers online Algoma Passenger Train petition

Taxing health and dental benefits could be on the government menu

First Nations children still aren’t a priority

Government casts aside promise of electoral reform

Parliament needs to address eating disorders: Hughes

Carol Hughes calls for action on equality for First Nations Children

Will fixing NAFTA work for Canada?

Budget needs to work for our smallest businesses

Will internet inequality be a thing of the past?

Christmas is still inspirational

Hughes takes community television and media concerns to parliament

Hughes lauds volunteers combatting hunger in Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing

The timing is right for electoral reform

CPP fix needs to be fixed

Hughes challenges MPs to act on violence against women

American election couldn’t be repeated in Canada? Think again!

Still time to change the Canada Europe Trade Agreement

Canada needs to do more for the most vulnerable kids

Petitioners call on government to support Algoma passenger train: Hughes

Precarious work now invites a precarious future for Canada

Award winning businesses the pride of the North: Hughes

Being penny-wise and pound-foolish when it comes to protecting our environment

Cycling bill makes imminent sense

Nuclear safety should be job one for any government

Will CRA get it right this time?

Shortage of federal health and safety officers a problem for Northern Ontario: Hughes

Friday news is rarely good

The truth is often lost in order to make a point

A few items to watch as Parliament resumes this month

New Health Accord must address Canada’s changing needs

Labour Day forward

The most indebted generation in Canadian history

Cuts to local education miss the mark on funding gap commitment: Hughes

Time for government to act on underperforming job stats

Food for thought

Phoenix pay system costing federal employees

Phoenix pay system costing federal employees

Civic Holiday is well worth celebrating

Liberals happy to repeat Conservative’s mistake on Algoma Passenger Train: Hughes

The winds of trade are shifting

Supporting Algoma passenger train should be at top of government’s to-do list

Waukesha diversion is a slippery slope

Canada Day shows us how much we are

Are we the guinea pigs for cosmetic companies?

Cadet programs build communities by empowering youth: Hughes

Change to committee structure offers hope for electoral reform

Government didn’t change enough for some veterans.

Parliament changes rules that were supposed to protect jobs

Government approach to reforming elections is off to a partisan start

Nurse week let’s us celebrate incredible health care professionals: Hughe

Hughes reintroduces bill for Defence of Canada Medal

Medical assistance in dying law should have been more patient-centred

Medical assistance in dying law should have been more patient-centred

Federal government takes the wrong page from provincial playbook

Have young Canadians been left behind in Liberals first budget?

Constable Boyd among Manitoulin’s outstanding citizens: Hughes

Everyday should be Earth Day

Vimy Ridge Day has important Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing connection

Will good jobs be a thing of the past?

The Devil is in the details with the federal budget

Forum participation connects young Canadians with politics

Racism is holding us back: Hughes

No one deserves this kind of tax-break

Parliament shows its best for Speaker Bélanger

Hughes honours political dynamo in Parliament

Why Waukesha matters

International Women’s Day highlights empowerment

Who wants to be heard on micro-beads?

Let’s be heard on broadband for the North

Pay equity gap shows how much remains undone

Auditor General Report confirms CPP disability tribunal isn’t performing

Human Rights Tribunal opens door for First Nations children

Still time to make sense of middle class tax cuts

Failing infrastructure severs vital transportation link

Middle class taxes should be the tip of the iceberg

NDP MP Carol Hughes named Deputy Speaker

A new parliament is only days away

FASD medialert bracelet pilot project encouraging: Hughes

The government wants you to be afraid

ACR saga highlights Conservatives priorities

Will we toss aside our agricultural producers the same way we did our manufacturing sector?

It’s easy to be Canadian, let’s keep it that way

Is permanent revolution the new normal in Canadian politics?

We must create the climate for reconciliation

Without the weight of action reconciliation is just an idea: Hughes

In praise of the greatest generation

Poor health care services for remote and northern First Nations reflect government attitude: Hughes

Here come the novelty cheques

Job numbers are the real test for any government

Government shamelessly use veterans as a wedge in budget: Hughes

Government continues to listen to most Canadians with a tin ear

First Nations fire-fighting services limited by underfunding: Hughes

Hughes pays tribute to popular Wawa Deacon in parliament

Auditor General’s report points to broad-based Conservative mismanagement

Governments must act on workplace health and safety: Hughes

A budget designed for an election isn’t helping most Canadians

Rail safety needs to be a priority for government: Hughes

Conservative budget spends billions on wealthiest few

Vancouver oil spill shows how bad decisions can pile up

Balanced budget law sounds too good to be true

Hughes' motion to end racism promotes dialogue

Prime Minister not presenting a clear choice to deal with ISIS

Microbeads might be convenient but not for our environment

Hughes makes 11th hour impassioned plea on ACR passenger trains

Answers needed on future of ACR passenger services: Hughes

Hughes urges parliament to do the right thing for Great Lakes on plastic microbeads pollution

Now is the time for action on Ring of Fire

Trains need to stay on the track

Government still has role to play in transition of ACR passenger services: Hughes

Train derailments piling up in Northern Ontario: Hughes

Hughes highlights autism awareness event in the House of Commons

The high cost of making the government look good

Challenges related to Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder go beyond health care system

Tough talk without resources is just a lot of wind

We have to be smart about anti-terrorism laws

Violence against northern women not on government's radar

No principle and no shame

Anti-terrorism legislation too important to be rushed

CARTS FOR MOBILE ULTRASOUND PROGRAM A COST EFFECTIVE SOLUTION: HUGHES

Where will a balanced budget come from?

HUGHES SECURES MINISTER’S COMMITMENT TO MEET WITH ACR STAKEHOLDERS

The price of inequality

Budgeting for lower oil prices is a tall order in Conservative circles

Meet the new boss. Same as the old boss?

The Ghost of Christmas Past

TIME TO CALL INQUIRY INTO MURDERED AND MISSING ABORIGINAL WOMEN: HUGHES

Broadband access should be getting better instead of being threatened

MAINTAIN FIRST NATIONS HEALTH RESEARCH AS A PRIORITY: HUGHES

Conservatives set the bar low for sound economic management

HUGHES CALLS FOR FEDERAL FUNDING OF HEAVY URBAN SEARCH AND RESCUE

Problems from omnibus budget show up

HUGHES CALLS FOR BEST USE OF PRECIOUS FIRST NATIONS HEALTH DOLLARS

Ultrasound carts purchase would save big on travel costs

HUGHES LAUDS COMMUNITY ACTIVISTS’ CHRISTMAS GIFT PROGRAMS IN PARLIAMENT

Trains and safety are everyone’s concern

Food banks busier than ever

Remembrance Day

HUGHES SAYS SUPPORT IS GROWING FOR COLD WAR MEDAL ACROSS CANADA

A difficult week for Canada

HUGHES CALLS FOR REINSTATEMENT OF JOINT PREPAREDNESS PROGRAM:

Heavy search and rescue undervalued by surplus-hungry government

HAB FANS CHEERING AS BLACKOUTS LIFTED IN MOST NORTHERN ONTARIO LOCALS

The income splitting shell game has nothing to do with child care

Carol Hughes’ statement on the Report of the Elliot Lake Commission of Inquiry

Asian carp bill will give Canadian Border Services the tools they need

HAB FANS HAVE EVERY RIGHT TO BE UPSET ABOUT TV BLACKOUTS:

Northern Ontario MPs defend historic alliances

Whatever happened to accountability?

Time to watch a little question period

Hughes to facilitate round table on labour shortage in White River

HUGHES MAINTAINS DEMAND FOR AN INQUIRY INTO MURDERED AND MISSING INDIGENOUS WOMEN

INQUIRY THE ONLY PROPER RESPONSE FOR MURDERED AND MISSING INDIGENOUS WOMEN: HUGHES

Tossing aside democracy to support democracy

PARLIAMENT NEEDS TO APPROVE ARMED CONFLICT MISSION TO IRAQ: HUGHES

Manufactured outrage

Response from government on murdered and missing aboriginal women is shameful

Labour Day celebrations and challenges

Awareness is best resource we have to tackle mental illness

Tailing pond breach, a cautionary tale in the making

Pay to pay victory may provide blueprint for other issues

NDP PROPOSE TOUGH MEASURES TO PROTECT GREAT LAKES FROM INVASIVE CARP

TIME FOR THE GOVERNMENT TO ADMIT MISTAKES IN GRASSY NARROWS: HUGHES

Charities feeling the pinch for opposing government policies

Dismal economic news is piling up

Is CPP disability turning into a tax grab?

Gas prices are just ridiculous

Canada change and consistency

CAROL HUGHES’ STATEMENT ON NATIONAL ABORIGINAL DAY

Time to make things better for job creators in Canada

HUGHES ENCOURAGES CANADIANS TO VISIT NORTHERN ONTARIO

Security threats are everywhere for this suspicious government

Let’s plan for our aging population

NDP MPs LAUNCH PETITION ON GREAT LAKES WATER LEVELS

A little good news from parliament

DRUG SAFETY BILL COULD BE MADE BETTER IF THE GOVERNMENT IS INTERESTED

Canada’s wealthiest are doing better than ever

Veterans Affairs drops a bundle on Twitter

PROGRAM TO COMBAT POVERTY ON FIRST NATIONS CUT IN HALF: HUGHES

MURDERED AND MISSING INDIGENOUS WOMEN A CRISIS OF INTERNATIONAL PROPORTIONS: HUGHES

There’s always work to do after the Auditor General reports

45 amendments to a ‘perfect bill’

Those pesky Humpback Whales

Heartbleed bug shows government has work to do protecting privacy

GOVERNMENT CREATED UNNECESSARY CRISIS WITH ACR: HUGHES

Time for a palliative care strategy in Canada

Feeding the dragon

TIME FOR MINISTER TO GET ON BOARD WITH ACR WORKING GROUP: HUGHES

STILL TIME TO DO THE RIGHT THING FOR PASSENGER SERVICE ON ACR

END OF TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION COMMISSION HEARINGS DOESN’T SIGNAL END TO THE NEEDS OF RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL SURVIVORS: HUGHES

Health care not on government’s radar

FIND CASH FOR PASSENGER SERVICE BEFORE TRAIN LEAVES THE STATION PERMANENTLY: HUGHES

Two titans are leaving parliament

You shouldn’t be allowed to buy elections

Change that will bring about the best results for us all

Making CPP better for survivors

Budget designed to horde cash misses the mark again and again

The nicer the name the nastier the bill

Petition to support passenger service on ACR

It’s time to improve conditions at First Nations schools

Wrong time for a ‘do nothing budget’

Hughes pays tribute to Constable David Dennie in Parliament

Time to find money for First Nations education: Hughes

Budget all but ignores Northern Ontario: Hughes

Federal budget must protect Canadians: Hughes

Federal budget should help make life more affordable

Hughes and Mantha maintain pressure in defence of ACR passenger service

Tourism dollars foregone with short-sighted subsidy changes: Hughes

Northern Ontario tourism in the crosshairs again

Government abandoning Northern Ontario with end to ACR funding

Canada’s dog eat dog politics

HUGHES JOINS THOMAS MULCAIR TO DISCUSS AFFORDABILITY ISSUES IN SAULT STE. MARIE

Rail must be made safer for communities

Is there really a war on Christmas?

Northerners getting a one two punch from Canada Post

Northerners getting a one-two punch from Canada Pos

Old line parties have learned nothing from Senate scandal

Auditor General takes aim at safety regulation in latest report

Conservatives abandon Ring of Fire

Budget shell game or bad planning leaves $10 billion unaccounted for

Parliamentary tricks can stop any time now

Official Languages service capacity not matching bilingual population

Injured soldiers deserve pensions not pink slips

Challenges mount for young people

Hughes lauds Community Living Associations in Parliamen

Senate suspension motion showcases importance of health benefits: Hughes

Another omnibus budget is flying under the radar

Throne Speech and Prorogation amount to failed exercises in diversion

Throne Speech and Prorogation amount to failed exercises in diversion

Throne speech misses the mark

Problems with the Veterans Charter can be fixed

Anniversary of Royal Proclamation highlights achievements and unmet challenges

We should honour our seniors with real action on poverty

Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing will be bigger in next federal election

Constituency Clinics

Environmental health is important for the economy over the long term

Friendship Centre struggles defined by funding challenges

Public health shouldn’t be a secondary consideration for regulator

Public health shouldn’t be a secondary consideration for regulator

Prime Minister makes prorogation official

The scourge of poverty

Unions help lift our communities up

Prorogation marks desperate attempt to change the channel

Proroguing Parliament won't change the channel for the Prime Minister

Time to regulate credit card companies

Tom Mulcair tours Northern Ontario

NDP Leader concludes successful tour of Northern Ontario

Our shared treasure: National Parks

Lac Mégantic Letter

Light emerges from the darkness in trying times

Bad news for bees is bad news for us all

Celebrating Canada’s unassuming qualities

5 years after Residential School Apology First Nations still waiting for progress.

High Rolling Politicians Should Foot Their Own Bill: Hughes

Government Stacking Tribunals with Political Pals: Hughes

Hughes Congratulates Hornepayne Jubilee Medal Recipients

Hughes Upset by Government's Lacklustre Commitment to End Chi Cheemaun Crisis

Volunteer Groups Ensure Animals in Distress Have a Place to Turn

Clock is Ticking for Ontario Tourism Jobs: Fight Over Responsibility for Port Repairs Threatens to Sink Ferry’s Season

All Lake Huron Municipalities Deserve to be Heard on Water Levels: Hughes

Government foot-dragging on port repairs for Chi Chemaun threatens tourist season: Hughes

Band-Aid Solutions Won't Change Much for Aboriginal Communities Fighting Prescription Drug Use

Statement by NDP Deputy Aboriginal Health Critic, Carol Hughes, on Wave of Suicides in Neskantaga

Withdrawal from health partnership hurts northern Canadians: Hughes

Hughes optimistic after briefing and tour of derailment site

Hughes Presents Jubilee Medals to Local Recipients During Assignack Volunteer Appreciation Ceremony

Hughes Presents Jubilee Medal to Espanola Recipients

Oil spill leaves community with questions: Hughes

Hughes presents Jubilee Medal to Wikwemikong First Nation recipient

Hughes Congratulates Hornepayne Jubilee Medal Recipients

Lackluster Budget No Match for Canada's Real Problems: Hughes

Lackluster Budget No Match for Canada's Real Problems: Hughes

French Language Rights Must be Protected Across Canada: Hughes

Canadians Won't Surrender Charter Rights for Surveillance Measures

Hughes Presents Jubilee Medal to White River Recipient

Only by Working Together Will We Address Violence Against Women: Hughes

Hughes Urges Government to Reconsider Healthcare Funding Cuts

Hughes Joins Call to Scrap the Senate

Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing grows under final recommendation of Electoral Boundaries Commission

Hughes Challenges Government to Support Northern Municipalities in Need

Hughes and Bisson Congratulate Kapuskasing Jubilee Medal Recipients

Hughes and Bisson Congratulate Kapuskasing Jubilee Medal Recipients

Canada Only Industrialized Country Without a National Housing Strategy

Time for Action on Low Water in Great Lakes: Hughes

Hughes Challenges Parliament to Act on First Nations Issues

Hughes Calls on Government to Commit to Passenger Rail

Hughes Begins Presentation of Jubilee Medals in Elliot Lake

Water levels reaching critical point for Great Lakes Huron and Michigan

Boater Safety Shouldn't Be Compromised for Austerity Budgets

Accountability completely off the radar with tainted beef memo

The scourge of child poverty

How about some steak with all that sizzle?

Conservative changes to important environmental laws doesn’t match Canadians wishes

China trade deal shrouded in secrecy and there has to be a reason

Auditor General Report should be outline for government action

New omnibus budget bill part of a hurry-up offense that goes way too far

Government reluctantly lifting claw back measures

Not all budget cuts are created equal

The value of water is lost on this government

Hughes delivers tribute to Algo Centre Mall tragedy in parliament

Numbers just don’t add up in Conservative pass the buck economy

Numbers just don’t add up in Conservative pass the buck economy

Hughes calls on government to recommit to health care funding

Hughes pushes government to protect heritage lighthouse

Time for some well-placed stimulus spending

Time for some well-placed stimulus spending

Fight to keep Canada Post outlet on Water Street pays off for Little Current

From the kitchen table to parliament

Labour Day allows us to focus on challenges

Federal money available for accessibility improvements

Rail has been in decline when it should be strengthened

How the next disaster could receive less support

Lots of room for government leadership as drought tightens grip on eastern Canada

MP community office forced to move after mall tragedy

Protecting our Great Lakes has to be a priority

It is in our own best interest to support our local economy

Elliot Lake shows us what it means to be Canadian

Hughes extends condolences to families along with gratitude to emergency workers and volunteers

Hughes calls for hope and solidarity after tragic mall collapse

Supporting legislation on elder abuse

Canadian heritage could be lost without government help for lighthouses

Government cuts to First Nations health organizations a drain on vital information

Pension concessions are a massive step backwards for CP employees

New Democrats challenge Conservatives to stand up for Northern Ontario

Hughes takes on Minister of the Environment in rare parliamentary committee

Trojan Horse budget does not allow parliament to do its job.

Canadians do not want environment gutted by Trojan horse budget

Families targeted in budget bill despite government claims

Parliament’s one year mark offers a few surprises

Changes to OAS unfairly punish Canadians who need help the most: Hughes

Workers Day of Mourning reminds us of the good in regulations

Supporting our troops isn’t just a slogan

CONSERVATIVES ABANDON EXPERIMENTAL FARMS

Auditor General Report shows F-35 procurement process flawed and Ministers barely engaged

Food safety lost in the shuffle of budget cuts

BEST OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY PRACTICES REQUIRE MINISTERIAL REGISTRY: HUGHES

CUTS TO NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WELFARE WILL HURT LOW-INCOME CANADIANS

Austerity budget not a winner for Canadians

CONSERVATIVES DUMP FISCAL PROBLEMS ON THE PROVINCES’ DOORSTEP: HUGHES

FEDERAL BUDGET MUST PROTECT CANADIANS: HUGHES

MULCAIR WIN A TURNING POINT IN CANADIAN POLITICS: HUGHES

Will an omnibus budget put oil ahead of wild fish?

When every day is not Remembrance Day

Commons Passes New Democrat Prescription for Elections Canada

Democracy cannot be taken for granted or disregarded for expediency

CATCH 22 IS STALLING IMPORTANT ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FOR ONTARIO FIRST NATIONS

Shannen’s Dream gets all party support in the House of Commons

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT HAS A RESPONSIBILITY TO HELP FIRST NATIONS DEAL WITH WITHDRAWAL OF OXYCONTIN IN CANADA: HUGHES

Governing by opinion isn’t making anything better

The government gets a lesson after slinging mud too far

GOVERNMENT NEEDS TO UNDERSTAND HOW UNIQUE LAKE SUPERIOR IS: HUGHES

BUDGET WILL BE THE TEST FOR IMPROVING FIRST NATIONS EDUCATION: HUGHES

BUDGET WILL BE THE TEST FOR IMPROVING FIRST NATIONS EDUCATION: HUGHES

What the Conservative government doesn’t want you to know

GOVERNMENT PLANS FOR OAS SHOULDN’T BE A SECRET: HUGHES

Harper can still learn from Mulroney on Old Age Security

Harper can still learn from Mulroney on Old Age Security

Treat First Nations with respect to regain trust

Future of health care weakened by Prime Minister’s inaction

Government talking points on the environment are ridiculous

What a difference a year makes

Small towns not so important to Bay Street Conservatives

Disturbing trends in Canadian Politics

Auditor General Report highlights breakdown in programs and services

HUGHES TABLES BILL TO HONOUR COLD WARRIORS

PARLIAMENT NEEDS TO BE ABLE TO WORK TO MAKE BETTER LEGISLATION: HUGHES

HUGHES TAKES CAMPAIGN TO REMOVE HST ON HOME HEATING TO QUESTION PERIOD

What’s the rush?

ENVIRONMENT MINISTER CONFIRMS FUNDING FOR GREAT LAKES BINATIONAL PROGRAM STILL UNCERTAIN

Veteran’s can’t be allowed to fall through the cracks

HUGHES AND BISSON EXTEND CONDOLENCES TO FAMILIES AND COMMUNITIES AFTER HELICOPTER CRASH NEAR KAPUSKASING

INVESTIGATE CANNOR SAYS NDP ARCTIC MP

CONSERVATIVES PUTTING PUBLIC SAFETY AT RISK: TURMEL

HUGHES JOINS MO-SISTAS IN SUPPORT OF MOVEMBER CAMPAIGN

TIME TO BAN ASBESTOS EXPORTS: HUGHES

Cutbacks for cutbacks sense can be expensive

TIME TO ACT IN ORDER TO SAVE RAIL OPTIONS FOR NORTHERN-EASTERN ONTARIO

HUGHES FOCUSES ON SMALL OPERATORS AND FOOD SECURITY DURING WHEAT BOARD DEBATE

Challenges should focus government

Health Canada warnings on cell phones need to be clearer and widely heard

A prescription for jobs is the cure for worrisome economic times

Harper’s front bench feeling heat in Question Period

FIRST EVER SENIORS DAY NEEDS TO FOCUS ON SENIOR’S CONTRIBUTIONS AND NEEDS: HUGHES

NORTHERN ONTARIO MPS INTRODUCE REALISTIC TIMELINE FOR PROTECTING JOBS OF RECOVERING EMPLOYEES

Volunteers and Donors Make Food Banks Possible: Hughes

As jobless rate climbs and inflation soars, the government is worried about unreported crime

Canada European trade deal represents a chance to get it right

Civility and respect make for better politics

Labour Day

Remembering Jack Layton

Conservative snooping law needs to learn from British tabloid scandal

Eco-Energy Retrofit Program

Need for a rock-solid pension plan only growing

Civic Holiday

Farmer’s markets makes delicious sense

Back to work legislation amounts to taking sides

Toronto Star Endorses NDP

TEAM LAYTON LAUNCHES ABORIGINAL PLATFORM

REALITY CHECK: HST a provincial issue? Then why did the Federal Liberals vote it in?

CAROL HUGHES HONOURS VIMY RIDGE HEROES AT ELLIOT LAKE CEREMONY

CONSERVATIVES CAN NO LONGER NEGLECT THE NORTH

Standing up for Canada doesn’t involve dismantling it

HUGHES BRINGS FIGHT AGAINST CHILD PORNOGRAPHY TO HOUSE OF COMMONS

It’s not who done it. It’s what will we do now?

HURRY HARD NORTHERNERS! KEEP NORTHERN ONTARIO AT BRIER

NEW DEMOCRATS CONDEMN TAX BREAKS FOR TOBACCO INDUSTRY

NEW DEMOCRATS PUSH FOR FEDERAL ACTION ON AGENT ORANGE

JUMP IN GAS PRICES JUST THE THIN EDGE OF THE WEDGE FOR CONSUMERS: HUGHES

Speculation has consumers seeing red

Wawa Rotary Club

Hughes brings growing cry for liberation therapy to Parliament

Hughes salutes Rotarians in the House of Commons

Canada not being served by corporate-first politicians

Organic producers see danger on horizon without appropriate protection: Hughes

LIBERAL ABOUT-FACE ON CORPORATE TAX CUTS UNCONVINCING: HUGHES

Corporate Tax Cuts

Seeds Regulation Act

Internet costs need to make sense for consumers first

CONSERVATIVE’S PRIVACY POLICY ANYTHING BUT CONSISTENT: HUGHES

Canada Revenue Agency could be a part of solution to small business’ red tape woes

Health Canada gets it right after a decade of shame

GIVE NORTHERNERS A BREAK ON HEAT BILLS: NDP

New Year’s Resolutions

Christmas Spirit Is What You Make It

MS PATIENTS WANT LIBERATION THERAPY AVAILABLE IN CANADA

ESPANOLA MAN GIVES PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEE ACCOUNT OF STRUGGLES TO GET TREATMENT FOR AUTISTIC CHILDREN

MINISTER OF INDIAN AFFAIRS NEEDS TO REPLY TO FIRST NATIONS CORRESPONDENCE AND CONCERNS

New EI bill could take some of the sting out of severance payments

GAS PRICES DRIVING UP INFLATION BAD NEWS FOR NORTHERN ONTARIO: HUGHES

Charities feel the pinch on many fronts and need some help to attract donations

Poverty growing among Canada’s seniors as government spends money on spas and limos

TAX HAVEN DISCLOSURE HOLIDAY ADDS TO LIST OF GOVERNMENT FUMBLES ON THE ISSUE: HUGHES

Poverty growing among Canada’s seniors as government spends money on spas and limos

NEW DEMOCRATS PROPOSE TAX CHANGES TO ENCOURAGE CHARITABLE DONATIONS

Jacques Coté honoured in the House of Commons: A life of service deserves recognition – Hughes

MORE RESOURCES NEEDED TO ADDRESS TAX HAVENS

Democracy the big loser as unelected Senate trumps Parliament

Cigarettes still killing but the message isn’t getting through

So much for accountability

NDP LAUNCHES BILL TO CREATE NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION STRATEGY

COPYRIGHT LEGISLATION NEEDS FIXES TO PASS:HUGHES

LIBERALS AND CONSERVATIVES KILL ANTI-SCAB LEGISLATION AGAIN

New Democrats seek common ground for long-gun registry

ADDITIONAL SERVICE CANADA WORKER A BIG PLUS FOR KAPUSKASING AND HEARST: HUGHES

GRASSY NARROWS MERCURY CONCERNS NOTHING TO GIVE THANKS FOR: HUGHES

GET TOUGH ON TAX CHEATS: NEW DEMOCRATS

HUGHES SADDENED BY PASSING OF MAURICE FOSTER

Problems at Veterans Affairs are Systematic

Debate Over Government Waste Should Start With Biggest Offences

HORNEPAYNE’S LOSS COULD HAVE BEEN AVOIDED:HUGHES

Hornepayne's Town Centre Complex

Gun Registry Decision Not Taken Lightly

NEW DEMOCRAT VOTES TO END DIVISIVE POLITICS

HST MAKES FUEL PRICES EVEN HIGHER FOR NORTHERN ONTARIO

Pensions

HUGHES COMMITS TO FIXING FLAWED GUN REGISTRY

NDP PUSHES FOR PENSIONS AND SEVERANCE FOR ABITIBI BOWATER EMPLOYEES

Abitibi’s NAFTA Settlement will leave heads scratching for some time

PROVINCIAL AND FEDERAL GOVERNMENT LET DOWN HORNEPAYNE

Wi-Fi Concerns Should Lead to Updated Regulations

NORTHERN ONTARIO NDP MP’S MEET WITH CLEMENT TO DISCUSS FEDNOR

Keeping Our Eyes Open to Health Care Challenges

CONSTITUENT MEET AND GREET A BIG SUCCESS

OJIBWE RADIO LAUNCH A SUCCESS

HEALTH CARE PANEL HIGHLIGHTS NORTHERN ONTARIO’S UNIQUE CHALLENGES

Veteran’s Face Department Cutbacks and Loss of Popular Ombudsman

NEW DEMOCRATS CALL FOR ACTION ON POVERTY REDUCTION

LOBBYING FOR BIKE LANES PAYS OFF

Census Decision Has Proponents Shaking Their Heads

An Environmental Bill of Rights For All Canadians

An Environmental Bill of Rights For All Canadians

Snags in TFSAs not surprising, it’s how we repair them that counts.

Harper can only say yes to oil companies

Navy Celebrates 100 Years of Outstanding Service

This week, we commemorate the 143rd anniversary of the formation of our great nation.

HUGHES APPLAUDS HST VICTORY FOR FIRST NATION

Fighting for transparency on Afghan Documents

HUGHES CALLS ON FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO ALLOW NON-INVASIVE PROCEDURE FOR MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS PATIENTS

Real Pension Crisis Needs Attention

EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE PETITION

HUGHES SEEKS GUARANTEES FOR RURAL POST OFFICES AS BUDGET PASSES FINAL VOTE IN COMMONS

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S TREATMENT OF FIRST NATIONS ON HST SHAMEFUL

DRAIN-DOWN OF MISSISSAGI RIVER PARALELLS WEAKENING OF CANADA’S ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS

Canadians are getting thrown under the Omnibus

GIROUX’S OVERTIME HEROICS WORTH MENTION IN HOUSE OF COMMONS

CANADIANS STUCK WITH SKYROCKETTING SECURITY COSTS FOR G8 & G20

HUGHES OUT TO JIG UP FISHING TOURISTS FOR AMK

Security Costs for G8 and G20

Father's Day Walleye Tournament

GREEN POWER TO HELP BLIND RIVER WITH JOBS

Justice Should Not Fall on Deaf Ears

LOCAL COMMUNITIES ARE BEST SERVED BY ROBUST AND RESPONSIVE MEDIA SAYS HUGHES

NEW DEMOCRATS WELCOME GOVERNMENT’S INTENTION TO NEGOTIATE HST WITH FIRST NATIONS

HST Negotiations: Better Late Than Never

NEW DEMOCRAT MPs ATTEND MAJOR RALLY IN SUDBURY

Foreign ownership killing Canadian jobs

HUGHES ADVOCATES CONSUMER PROTECTION ON FAIRNESS AT THE PUMPS ACT

Environmental concerns cannot be ignored

NEW DEMOCRAT BILLS PASS IMPORTANT VOTES IN COMMONS

HUGHES REMINDS ONTARIANS HST STARTS TOMORROW ON SOME PURCHASES

Speaker’s Ruling Returns Power to Parliament

Retirement security for all Canadians

PROVINCIAL AND FEDERAL GOVERNMENT HELP NEEDED IN HORNEPAYNE

HUGHES TO JOIN HORNEPAYNE MAYOR AND COUNCIL AT PUBLIC MEETING

Earth Day 2010 is upon us.

HUGHES QUESTIONS HEALTH CANADA ON ACCEPTABLE MERCURY LEVELS

Education should be a boon, not a burden

New Bill to Address Special Needs

HUGHES CALLS FOR CONTINUED FUNDING FOR ABORIGINAL HEALING FOUNDATION

HUGHES DELIVERS SPEECH IN SUPPORT OF BILINGUAL REQUIREMENT FOR SUPREME COURT

CRTC thinks you have more money for cable companies

HUGHES SUPPORTS TAX INCENTIVES FOR NEW GRADUATES IN RURAL COMMUNITIES

Northern NDP MPs Support Striking Vale-Inco Workers at Rally

House of Commons limits power of PM to prorogue

Hughes stands up for Aboriginal Healing Foundation funding

HUGHES SHOWS SUPPORT FOR LIMITING EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION FOR CHARITIES

Infrastructure cutbacks highlight government’s shaky commitment to north

HUGHES TELLS GOVERNMENT TO GET SOME MANNERS WHEN DEALING WITH FIRST NATIONS

Throne Speech and Budget Definite Let-downs

HUGHES MARKS INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY AT WORK: CAN’T TAKE PAST VICTORIES FOR GRANTED

ABORIGINAL WOMEN HIV/AIDS INFECTION RATE TOO HIGH: HUGHES

HUGHES CRITIQUES THRONE SPEECH’S AMBIGUOUS INVESTMENT IN FIRST NATION EDUCATION

VICTIMS OF RECESSION LOSE OUT, BANKS WIN BIG IN NEW BUDGET

A Nation Comes Together for the Love of Sport

Response to the Throne Speech

Hughes, CRA, and Royal Canadian Legion Organize Volunteer–Run Income Tax Clinics