Charlie Angus Timmins—James Bay
  • Critic for Indigenous and Northern Affairs
  • Critic for Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario

April 29th, 2016

NORTHERN MUNICIPALITIES JOINING ANGUS’ CALL ON COMPETITION BUREAU TO INVESTIGATE GAS PRICES

Northern Municipalities are joining Charlie Angus request for the Competition Bureau to investigate gas prices in Northern Ontario. So far, Temagami, Kapuskasing, Machar, Fauquier-Strickland, Black-River Matheson, Mattice-Val Cote, and North Bay have written to the Competition Bureau. Timmins and Kirkland Lake have also passed a resolution on gasoline to the Provincial government. Angus says he is pleased to have the growing support of municipalities across the North because the retail price of gas affects every family in Northern Ontario.

April 27th, 2016

STATEMENT FROM NORTHERN ONTARIO NEW DEMOCRATS: TWO FEDERAL HEALTH AND SAFETY INSPECTORS IS NOT ENOUGH FOR NORTHERN ONTARIO

Thursday is the National Day of Mourning, a day that as a country we recognize those who are killed or injured in the workplace and the importance of safety in the workplace.

April 25th, 2016

ANGUS PRAISES JUNIOR RANGERS CADET PROGRAMS THAT ARE MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN NORTH

Charlie Angus is congratulating the dedication of the Junior Rangers for the role that they play in Northern communities. At a meeting with Attawapiskat youth last week over the suicide crisis, Angus noted that many of the youth leaders were wearing the distinctive sweatshirt and insignia of the Junior Rangers.