OTTAWA, ON - Larry Maguire, Member of Parliament for Brandon-Souris applauded Budget 2015 as it will implement new measures that will create high-paying jobs for the people of Westman. It will also support economic growth across our region that will help our families and communities prosper.Read more
Ottawa, ON - Larry Maguire, Member of Parliament for Brandon-Souris is encouraging local community groups and small businesses in Westman to submit proposals through the 2015 Enabling Accessibility Fund for projects that will help improve accessibility in community facilities for people with disabilities. Projects such as renovating community facilities where programs and/or services are offered to people with disabilities, retrofitting motor vehicles used as community-based transportation and providing information and communications technologies to make them more accessible for the community are eligible for funding.Read more
Ottawa, ON - Larry Maguire, Member of Parliament for Brandon-Souris applauded the new legislation introduced today to help ensure that Canadians are not charged higher prices on goods than Americans simply because of where they live.
Maguire said, "This unexplained difference between Canadian and American prices for the exact same product is a frustrating and all-too-familiar reality for any Canadian who has ever shopped online or travelled to the United States. Canadians shouldn't be charged higher prices than Americans simply because of where they live. The manipulation of prices on identical goods for sale in Canada and the U.S. places an unfair burden on Canadians."
Ottawa, ON - Larry Maguire, Member of Parliament for Brandon-Souris wholeheartedly supports the Pipeline Safety Act, introduced today by the Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources. This Act introduces legislative measures to further enhance Canada's world-class pipeline safety system.Read more
Brandon, MB - Larry Maguire, Member of Parliament for Brandon-Souris awarded apprenticeship completion certificates to local students in honour of them completing their apprenticeship training and becoming certified Red Seal journeyperson.Read more
New tax relief will save small businesses more than half a billion dollars over two years
Brandon, MB - Larry Maguire, Member of Parliament for Brandon-Souris highlighted the news that Joe Oliver, Minister of Finance announced today the introduction of the new Small Business Job Credit. This new measure is expected to save small businesses more than $550 million over the next two years. Read more
OTTAWA - Larry Maguire, Member of Parliament for Brandon-Souris highlighted the Federal Government's support for families through new health-related tax relief.Read more
It's never too early for parents to start to include tips on personal finances among the life skills they impart to their kids, especially given today's increasingly complex financial marketplace. We applaud the hundreds of schools across Canada that have already registered for "Talk With Our Kids About Money Day" on April 16 and encourage others to take part.Read more
Our Government today announced that Canada and the Republic of Korea have concluded negotiations for a free trade agreement that will boost trade and investment between the two countries.Read more