• Vaccine Mandates & New Travel Restrictions Go Too Far

    This week, Justin Trudeau’s new travel restrictions go into effect. Anyone boarding an airplane, train or ferry in Canada must be fully vaccinated. I believe this latest restriction is a ...

  • Citizens Can Still Make a Difference

    I’d like to use my column, this week, to commend the hard work of a small group of Provencher residents who reached out to me regarding the critical need for access to Trikafta in Canada for ...

  • Statement on the New Liberal Cabinet

    Steinbach, MB – Ted Falk, Member of Parliament for Provencher, issued the following statement on the new Liberal cabinet: “Now more than ever, Canadians need a federal government focused on ...


Justin Trudeau needs a vacation from his vacation

Justin Trudeau is on vacation—again. The Prime Minister and his family are off to Costa Rica for two weeks. I do not begrudge the Prime Minister a vacation. His is a demanding job and like everyone else, he should be entitled to a holiday. That said, at a time when rampant inflation has many ... Full Article

Agriculture Must be a Priority

It should come as no surprise to anyone that the current government has demonstrated very little interest in Canada’s agriculture sector. When I talk to farmers, there is a consistent refrain: This Liberal Government has made life more expensive and made it more difficult for Canadian farmers ... Full Article

Focus on Canadians, Prime Minister—Not Yourself

Recent months have shown the utter incompetence of this Liberal Government. Sadly, rather than focus on Canadians, Justin Trudeau is (once again) focused on himself. Rumors about a potential fall election are swirling. The Prime Minister is sporting a new haircut—usually a telltale sign ... Full Article

Rogers Outage a Wake-Up Call for Canadians

This past Friday, millions of Canadians suddenly found themselves without access to phone and internet service. Such a thing may seem of minimal impact to some. So what if a person can’t go on social media—a blessing for us all—or watch Netflix? That is, until one considers what such an ... Full Article

Canada’s Bureaucracy is Broken

Wherever one sits on the political spectrum, Canadians are uniting under a common banner of frustration and fatigue at this government’s inability to perform the basic functions of government. In recent weeks, my staff have spent hours on the phone trying to help constituents access basic ... Full Article

A Brief History of Canada Day

On July 1st, 1867, the British North America Act was passed by the British Parliament, creating the Dominion of Canada. On June 20th, 1868, our first Governor General, Lord Monck, signed a proclamation requesting that all Her Majesty’s subjects designate July 1st as a day to celebrate the ... Full Article

“Let them eat cake”

“Let them eat cake.” Legend attributes these words to French Princess Marie Antoinette. When told her people had no bread and were starving, Antoinette is purported to have given the callous reply. Whether fact or fiction, this phrase has become synonymous with those who are rich, powerful, ... Full Article

Who asked for the Emergencies Act?

For months the Trudeau Government has maintained last February’s “Freedom Convoy” posed a serious threat to national security and that law enforcement asked the government to invoke the Emergencies Act. Day after day, when questioned in the House, Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino ... Full Article

Canada Must Take Steps to Deal with Food Security

Nations rise and fall based on their ability to feed themselves. In an increasingly global marketplace, where developing nations rely heavily on exports from other countries to feed themselves, any interruption in supply causes a chain reaction that reverberates around the globe. As a member of ... Full Article

God Save our Queen

At a time when all one seems to hear about is tragedy and politics, it is comforting to know there are still some figures who rise above the political fray and are a source of national comfort and stability. I am speaking, of course, about Her Majesty the Queen. At times of great national and ... Full Article