Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 - OTTAWA –The Green Party is pleased the
government and other opposition parties have agreed to a compromise, allowing
expedited hearings on the so-called “mega trials” legislation.
Wednesday, 15 Jun 2011 - OTTAWA - Green
Leader Elizabeth May today held a press conference about Canada's dismal
performance at the UN climate change negotiations now taking place in Bonn.
The negotiations started last...
Tuesday, 14 Jun 2011 - OTTAWA –Demonstrating that
one MP can make a difference in Parliament, Green Party Leader and MP for
Saanich-Gulf Islands, Elizabeth May, is denying unanimous consent in the House
of Commons to fast-...
Tuesday, 14 Jun 2011 - OTTAWA – The Green Party says the Conservative government
should axe federal subsidies to the commercial seal hunt to find budgetary
savings in the Department of Fisheries and Oceans. The government...
Tuesday, 14 Jun 2011 - OTTAWA - National Holocaust Remembrance Day will be observed at a ceremony on June 14 at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa. Elizabeth May will attend on behalf of the Green Party of Canada.
Monday, 13 Jun 2011 - OTTAWA
"mission creep" under its United Nations Responsibility To Protect (R2P)
mandate in Libya - which now apparently creeps to heavy continuous bombing of
Tripoli to effect regime change...
Thursday, 09 Jun 2011 - OTTAWA - The
Auditor General’s final report into the G20-G8 summit reveals a gross abuse of
the public purse, with overspending, overestimates of costs, lack of proper
approval processes, and...
Wednesday, 08 Jun 2011 - The
report can be downloaded at: http://greenparty.ca/issues/alberta-oil-sands
- A new comprehensive report by an independent researcher, Michelle
Mech, is garnering attention as it shows that...
Wednesday, 08 Jun 2011 - OTTAWA - Today is World Oceans Day, Canadian National Clean Air Day,
and both World Environment Week and Canadian Environment Week. Today the Green
Party of Canada is noting the sad irony that the...
Monday, 06 Jun 2011 - OTTAWA - The
post-election budget, as expected, tracks with the pre-election budget with only
two significant changes – $2.2 Billion for Quebec to harmonize sales taxes, and
the phase-out of one part...