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MP Duncan Congratulates Mayor Clement on Appointment

CORNWALL, ON – Local Member of Parliament Eric Duncan (Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry) issued the following statement on the news that Cornwall Mayor Bernadette Clement has been appointed to the Senate of Canada. “I would like to offer my congratulations to Cornwall Mayor Bernadette Clement on her appointment today to the Senate of Canada. It was certainly… View Article

Conservatives demand Minister Hajdu end homophobic blood ban immediately

Ottawa, ON – Today, the Hon. Michelle Rempel Garner, Conservative Shadow Minister for Health, Eric Duncan, Conservative MP for Stormont—Dundas—South Glengarry, and Bernard Généreux, Conservative MP for Montmagny—L’Islet—Kamouraska—Rivière-du-Loup, called on Health Minister Patty Hajdu to end the blood ban immediately. In 2015, Justin Trudeau promised to end the blood ban and during the past six… View Article

MP Duncan Supports Bill to Implement 9-8-8 Suicide Prevention Hotline

CORNWALL, ON – Local Member of Parliament Eric Duncan (Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry) has officially co-seconded legislation to implement an easy to use, three-digit 9-8-8 national suicide prevention hotline. The bill was introduced by his Conservative colleague Todd Doherty (Cariboo-Prince George) as a Private Member’s Bill (C-294) in the House of Commons. This past December, MP Doherty… View Article

Bishop’s House Receives Federal Heritage Funding

St. Raphael’s – Local federal Members of Parliament Eric Duncan (Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry) and Francis Drouin (Glengarry-Prescott-Russell) have announced that the Glengarry Fencibles Trust has recently received a federal contribution of $98,572.02 in support of the conservation of the Bishop’s Residence within the Ruin of St. Raphael’s Roman Catholic Church, a National Historic Site of Canada…. View Article

Duncan & Barrett Laud NY State Counterparts on Effort to Vaccinate Canadian Truck Drivers

Cornwall – Local Members of Parliament Eric Duncan (Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry) and Michael Barrett (Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes) applauded the efforts of their elected counterparts south of the border as they urge the New York State Department of Health to expand their vaccination program to include truck drivers, who are deemed as essential workers, entering… View Article

Duncan Calls Out Continued Chaos and Delays at CRA

OTTAWA, ON – Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry Member of Parliament Eric Duncan used an Adjournment Proceeding speech on Wednesday evening to address the continued chaos and disorganization at Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), and debated how the Liberal’s denial of the 2021 personal tax deadline until June 30th is contributing to a further backlog. MP Duncan’s Constituency Office… View Article