Rachel Blaney Member of Parliament North Island—Powell River
  • Critic for Multiculturalism
  • Deputy Critic for Infrastructure and Communities

Upcoming Events


Seniors Town Hall
Starts: January 18th, 2017, 12:30pm
Where: Gold River Community Hall

Seniors Town Hall
Starts: January 19th, 2017, 1:00pm
Where: Dwight Hall

Seniors Town Hall
Starts: January 21st, 2017, 12:30pm
Where: d'Esterre House Seniors' Centre

January 17th, 2017

LIBERALS BLOCK COMPENSATION FOR BC FIRST NATION

OTTAWA – The Liberal government has halted the awarding of $13.8 million to the Huu-ay-aht First Nation on Vancouver Island over the federal government’s mismanagement of logging contracts, and has ordered a judicial review of the case.

January 13th, 2017

Statement from NDP Leader Tom Mulcair, following the Prime Minister’s admission of breaking the Conflict of Interest Act.

“At the beginning of a tour of Canada, which the Prime Minister is trying to use to shift the focus away from his government’s recent ethical breaches, he has admitted to breaking the law.

January 12th, 2017

CULLEN ASKS NEW ELECTORAL REFORM MINISTER TO CO-DRAFT BILL

OTTAWA – On Thursday, the NDP Critic for Democratic Reform Nathan Cullen invited the new Minister for Democratic Institutions, Karina Gould, to jointly draft the government’s electoral reform legislation with opposition parties.

January 12th, 2017

NDP PROPOSES NEW PATHWAYS TO CITIZENSHIP - REJECTS TRUMPED-UP RHETORIC ON IMMIGRATION

TORONTO- On Thursday, Canada’s New Democrats put forward progressive new policies to improve fairness in our immigration system while the Conservative Party Leadership continues to import anti-immigration sentiments from south of the border.

December 21st, 2016

HIGH-SPEED’ ACTION NEEDED FOLLOWING CRTC RULING

OTTAWA– Following the historic decision from the CRTC that declares high-speed internet access an essential service, the NDP is calling on the Liberal government to ensure access to this service across the country.

December 20th, 2016

PROVINCES REJECT HARPER-STYLE CUTS AND TACTICS

NDP Health Critic, Don Davies, issued the following statement on the Liberal government's failure to negotiate a new Health Accord: