Commonsense Legislation Would Protect Canada’s Waterways

Nine hundred billion litres. That’s how much raw sewage was dumped into Canada’s waterways over a five-year period. To put that into perspective, that’s the equivalent of filling 355,000 Olympic-size swimming pools with sewage. That’s why, earlier this week, I was pleased to speak in ... Full Article

Statement on National Nurses Week

Steinbach, MB – Ted Falk, Member of Parliament for Provencher, issued the following statement for National Nursing Week: “On behalf of all Provencher residents, I want to say ‘thank you’ to all the nurses working hard each day here in southeast Manitoba. “The last year has been hard ... Full Article

“Be Afraid”: Canada’s New Culture of Fear

Last week, one of my Liberal colleagues asked a profound question. “How do we get over the fear factor that’s been established in Canada by governments at all levels? Given that it is National Mental Health week in Canada, it seems an appropriate time to discuss the tremendous damage that ... Full Article

Justin Trudeau Wants to Control What You Say Online

Freedom of thought, belief, opinion, and expression is a fundamental right, guaranteed by our Charter. In recent years we have seen an increase in activity by those who want to smother that freedom. The “woke” movement, with its obsession with political correctness and corresponding ... Full Article

MP Ted Falk Seconds Bill to Fight Rural Crime

Steinbach, MB – Ted Falk, Member of Parliament for Provencher, has seconded a bill to help address the rural crime crisis plaguing communities across Canada. Bill C-289, introduced by Conservative MP Blaine Calkins, will toughen measures for criminals who victimize rural Canadians by creating ... Full Article

Budget 2021

Monday was budget day in Ottawa. This budget was historic in three different ways. First, it was presented by the first female Finance Minister in Canadian history—my congratulations to the Hon. Chrystia Freeland on this milestone. Second, its presentation ended the longest period in Canadian ... Full Article

Statement on the Liberal government’s 2021 Budget

Ottawa, ON – Ted Falk, Member of Parliament for Provencher, issued the following statement in response to the Liberal government’s 2021 Budget: “As Canadian families struggle to recover from a tough year, Budget 2021 offers little encouragement. “Unemployed Canadians, or workers who ... Full Article

The End of an Era: HRH Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh, 1921-2021

I was deeply saddened on Friday to hear of the passing of His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh. Prince Philip was an icon, a great friend to Canada and a great gentleman. To Her Majesty, Philip was more than a royal icon. He was the man she loved. The man who had […] Full Article