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“Canada’s Economic Future”

May 15, 2018

Speech by Maxime Bernier – Civitas Conference – Montreal, April 28, 2018 Good afternoon everyone. Before I begin, I want to tell you that I am not talking as innovation critic for the Conservative Party today. These are...

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Liberal Corporate Welfare

May 03, 2018

On Tuesday, our party asked an important question to the Innovation Minister, Navdeep Bains. We wanted to know how many jobs his department had created by handing out 5.5 billion $ in government subsidies. But Minister Bains couldn’t say....

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What’s wrong with this picture?

April 20, 2018

We have free trade agreements with dozens of countries. But the Supreme Court chose yesterday not to enforce article 121 of our Constitution that guarantees free trade between provinces. We can’t go from one province to another with alcohol....

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Ladies and gentlemen,

March 26, 2018

Have you heard about the Trudeau's government’s latest folly? We learned last week that Service Canada public servants will have to use "gender neutral language." They will have to avoid using the words "madam," "sir," "mother" and "father." Why?...

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Protect our Property Rights

March 23, 2018

Our property rights are under attack. This week, the Liberals introduced legislation (C-71) that would ban firearms owned by thousands of Canadians and introduce a backdoor long gun registry. The fact is that hunting and sports shooting are a...

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Our values

March 21, 2018

When I launched my leadership campaign in 2016 I promised to hold to my principles. I promised to promote four simple conservative values. Freedom. Fairness. Responsibility. And respect. I’m still fighting for those values every day. Next...

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Check your privilege and be quiet

March 16, 2018

To be effective, justice must be blind. And our government should be too. The way to solve the injustices of the past is not to create new categories on which to base discrimination. It’s to treat all citizens equally....

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Free Speech and Equal Rights for All

March 08, 2018

Parliament is in recess this week and I am currently taking some time off with Catherine. But I really had to send you this quick note about something crazy that happened on Twitter these past few days. Liberal...

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Canada is failing

March 02, 2018

I am at the airport waiting for a flight to Washington, DC. I just saw a headline in the Financial Post: FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT PLUNGES TO THE LOWEST IN SEVEN YEARS. Yes, it was down 26% in...

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Making a fool of himself abroad

February 27, 2018

I am sure you are well aware that Justin Trudeau’s visit to India was a disaster at every level. He and his family looked like they were playing in a Bollywood movie at each photo op. Commentators in...

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