• Where Will It End?

    The Liberal government has introduced a troubling new eligibility requirement for organizations looking to take advantage of the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) program. The CSJ program provides funding ...

  • Christmas Greetings

    The House of Commons concluded its Fall session on Wednesday, December 13th and with the parliamentary recess now underway, I am thankful to be spending more time with family and in communities ...

  • IS CANADA MOVING IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION?

    As we approach the end of 2017, the year in which Canada turned 150, I find myself thinking about where we are as a country; where we have come from and where we are going. We have much to be ...


Liberal budget is a plan to nickel-and-dime Canadians

During the 2015 federal election campaign, the Liberals repeatedly promised they would run deficits no greater than $10-billion a year, and would balance the budget by 2019, in time for the next election. Rising Deficits and Debt: While it comes as no big surprise, Budget 2017 again confirms ... Full Article

Justin Trudeau’s mishandling of the illegal migrant situation

Canada is a generous and accepting country and our immigration system reflects that. However, we also need to protect the integrity of our border. We must always consider our national security and do our due diligence to make sure we know who is entering our country, where they are entering and ... Full Article

Liberal budget is a plan to nickel-and-dime Canadians

Ted Falk, Member of Parliament for Provencher, issued the following statement today regarding Budget 2017: “During the 2015 federal election campaign, the Liberals repeatedly promised they would run deficits no greater than $10-billion a year, and would balance the budget by 2019, in time for ... Full Article

In One Ear and Out the Other

We all know the Liberals have a spending problem. Just this week further revelations of their financial ineptitude came to light in the arena of public opinion research polling. The Liberals are spending millions of dollars polling Canadians. Now, polling can be a valuable means of seeking ... Full Article

Emerson Steps Up – Trudeau Should Follow Their Lead

This past Saturday I once again visited the town of Emerson to talk with constituents who are dealing with the ongoing migrant situation there. Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale was also in Emerson to announce $30,000 in funding to help offset some of the costs the municipality has incurred ... Full Article

Justice Denied

A growing number of judicial vacancies are contributing to an even greater number of serious criminal cases being thrown out of court. This is a crisis that requires swift action from the Liberal Government, but instead we’ve seen months of inaction only serving to worsen the situation. ... Full Article

Provencher Still Leading the Way in Charitable Giving

Provencher Still Leading the Way in Charitable Giving Statistics Canada has released data from the 2015 tax year and once again, residents of southeastern Manitoba continue to make charitable donations at record levels. In 2015, the median donation across Canada was $300, while in Manitoba that ... Full Article

Motion M-103

Motion M-103 calls on the government to, among other things, “condemn Islamophobia and all forms of systemic racism and religious discrimination.” Although I would certainly agree with the condemnation of unjust discrimination toward people of faith, I cannot support this motion because it ... Full Article

Illegal Border Crossings near Emerson

In January, I toured RCMP detachments across my riding, and one message from the members was clear. The RCMP is stretched thin across rural Manitoba. I brought this up in my recent discussions with the RCMP and CBSA regarding the increase in illegal border crossings. I made it clear to them ... Full Article

Liberals More Out of Touch Than Ever

Liberals More Out of Touch Than Ever Recently we’ve seen several very questionable decisions coming from Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Government. Motion M-103: My office has been receiving many calls regarding the Liberal Motion M-103 which calls on the government to, among other ... Full Article