Judge Amy Coney Barrett continues to stonewall Senate Democrats
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Judge Amy Coney Barrett continues to stonewall Senate Democrats

Reading Time: 2 minutes Judge Amy Coney Barrett continues to play it safe by avoided Senate Democrats questions as her confirmation is imminent. On the first and seconds days of the Supreme Court nomination hearings, Senate Democrats focused on the damage that will be done to everyday Americans if Republicans are able to jam through a nominee that will Read More…

And the Debate Winner Is.... Sonia Furstenau of the Green Party
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And the Debate Winner Is…. Sonia Furstenau of the Green Party

Reading Time: 3 minutes “I Don’t See Colour” Said B.C Premier Horgan at the Leaders Debate Last night’s provincial leaders debate may have just won the newly-minted Green Party Leader Sonia Furstenau another term as the MLA for Cowichan Valley. Heading into the debate, Furstenau needed to express with certainty why the Green Party was the best party to Read More…

Ontario Hiring Hundreds More COVID-19 Contact Tracers and Case Managers
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Ontario Hiring Hundreds More COVID-19 Contact Tracers

Reading Time: 3 minutes Up to 600 More Contact Tracers will help Track and Isolate New Cases of COVID-19 Across Ontario TORONTO — The Ontario government is taking immediate action to expand case and contact management to help track, trace and isolate new cases of COVID-19. The province has hired 100 new contact tracers, many of whom are starting Read More…

U of A Animal health research get a $3.44M funding injection
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U of A Animal health research get a $3.44M funding injection

Reading Time: 2 minutes Research is key to the success of Alberta’s farmers and ranchers. In March 2020, the Federal government finalized a $3.44-million funding agreement to help the University of Alberta launch a pilot project to expand its diagnostic service unit for animal disease diagnosis and welfare until February 2024. This will create an animal disease and diagnosis Read More…

Federal Government announces $50M to support people experiencing gender-based violence
Western Canada

Federal Government announces $50M to support people experiencing gender-based violence

Reading Time: 2 minutes $100 million in funding is available for organizations supporting people experiencing gender-based violence The COVID‑19 pandemic has highlighted gaps in the very systems designed to keep people safe. It has created unprecedented challenges for those experiencing gender-based violence and the organizations that provide supports and services to them. Women’s safety must be the foundation on Read More…