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

Upcoming Events


Campbell River Town Hall on Electoral Reform
Starts: October 1st, 2016, 12:00pm
Where: Community Center-Community Lounge

Port Hardy Clinic
Starts: October 20th, 2016, 1:00pm
Where: Robert Scott School

Port McNeill Clinic
Starts: October 21st, 2016, 9:00am
Where: Town of Port McNeill

September 27th, 2016

NDP DEMANDS GOVERNMENT RESPECT WORKERS’ RIGHTS

OTTAWA –The NDP is calling on the government to respect the right to free collective bargaining by supporting Bill C-234, the anti-scab legislation. New Democrats believe it’s time to modernize the Canadian Labour Code by banning replacement workers as well as schemes to circumvent the law, such as teleworking.

September 26th, 2016

NDP INTRODUCES REPEAL OF BILL C-51

OTTAWA - On Monday, NDP MP Randall Garrison (Esquimalt - Saanich - Sooke), introduced a Private Members Bill to repeal C-51, the dangerous and ineffective legislation rushed through Parliament by the former Conservative government.

September 22nd, 2016

NDP SECURES EMERGENCY STUDY OF OPIOID CRISIS

OTTAWA – NDP Health Critic, Don Davies (Vancouver – Kingsway) has secured a key study of the opioid crisis in Canada. Davies won unanimous support from his colleagues when he put forward a motion calling on the Standing Committee on Health to make recommendations for dealing with the growing opioid crisis.

September 20th, 2016

PHOENIX PLAYING HAVOC IN OUR COMMUNITY

Campbell River —The House of Commons is back for the fall session, however, it is hard not to think about one of the most persisting headaches plaguing the federal government, the new pay system known as Phoenix. Complaints keep trickling into our office and the Minister is still failing to offer a definitive timeline for when employees can expect full payment. To add to this debacle, prioritizing by the government pay center has left many out in the cold.