• 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 ...

Celebrating Small Businesses

Southeast Manitoba is home to hundreds of small businesses. Everywhere you turn you’ll find some sort of small business serving our communities whether it’s a restaurant, auto repair shop, retail establishment, family farm – you name it. But businesses are so much more than brick and ... Full Article

Thanksgiving Reflections

This past weekend Canadians marked another Thanksgiving – a time to reflect on the many things we have to be grateful for. It’s true that both 2020 and 2021 have been very challenging years for us as individuals, for our communities, and for our country. Yet even during difficult times, ... Full Article

Foreign Policy Failures

Canada stands at a foreign policy crossroads. Under Justin Trudeau’s watch, our reputation on the world stage has declined to new lows in recent days. This Prime Minister who boldly stated that Canada was “back” has been responsible for failure upon failure, embarrassment after ... Full Article

Thank You, Provencher

I was very pleased to be re-elected to a fourth term as Member of Parliament for Provencher. I’d like to thank my team and all our wonderful volunteers for all their hard work, and my family, for always being there for me. Thank you to my opponents for letting their names stand, and to all ... Full Article

Recognizing Foreign Credentials and Strengthening Human Rights

Last week, Conservatives announced our plan to strengthen credential recognition for newcomers to Canada and advance human rights around the world. Too often skilled newcomers to Canada are unable to work in their chosen profession. I think, for example, of the skilled veterinarians who come to ... Full Article

Lack of Federal Leadership Breeds Fear

I have written before, in recent days, of the epidemic of fear that has paralyzed our nation. Some are still afraid of the coronavirus. Some for their vulnerable loved ones. Some are still afraid for their jobs. Some fearful for their business. Some for the economy in general. Some are afraid ... Full Article

Canada’s New Governor General

This week, Mary Simon was sworn in as Canada’s 30th Governor General. Canada’s Governor General represents the Queen—Canada’s Head of State—giving Royal assent for bills to become law and serving as honourary Commander in Chief of our armed forces. Mrs. Simon replaces disgraced former ... Full Article

Justin Trudeau’s Inflation Nation

Many Canadians are too young to remember the high interest rates of the 1980’s. Others remember those days all too well. The days when the price of the average Canadian home was well under $100,000—a dream for many prospective homebuyers today—but interest rates topped 19%. In the early ... Full Article

Justin Trudeau’s War on Family Businesses

The House of Commons has adjourned for summer, but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau continues to show his contempt for Parliament—and by extension, hardworking, taxpaying Canadians. Two weeks ago, I wrote about some of the common-sense legislation Canada’s Conservatives were able to pass in ... Full Article