Flag of Canada

The National Flag of Canada, though simple with its red and white colours and a single maple leaf, symbolizes pride and strength throughout Canadian history. Learn about how the National Flag of Canada was created, why and when it is flown at half-mast, its elements and dimensions, as well as ... Full Article

Canada’s Health Care System

Have you ever wanted to know more about Canada’s health care system and the role of the federal government? Learn more at www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/health-care-system/reports-publications/health-care-system/canada.html.   Full Article

MP Report – Parliamentary Internship Programme

Are you ready to start your career on Parliament Hill? Each year the Parliamentary Internship Programme selects 10 young professionals from across Canada to do paid, full-time work in the offices of Members of Parliament in Ottawa. The Interns pick their own placements and work for two Members ... Full Article

2022 Community Survey Results

 2022 COMMUNITY SURVEY RESULTS This year’s annual community survey has again produced some very interesting results.When asked, “Please choose the top five issues you would like Parliament to focus on MORE.”…. When asked, “Please choose the top five issues you would like Parliament ... Full Article

MP Report – A Page In History

A Page In History Did you know that the names of more than 120,000 Canadians who have given their lives in the service of our country are listed in eight Books of Remembrance? The names of our war dead were originally going to be engraved on the walls of the Memorial Chamber in the Peace […] Full Article

MP Report – Be Heard

Be Heard! Are you passionate about an issue that you feel is not being properly addressed by the federal government?  There is a way to change that! Canadians have the power to draw attention to their concerns and force the federal government to provide an official response. This is done ... Full Article

MP Report – Stretching Your Dollar

Stretching Your Dollar With Fall soon upon us, thousands of students are leaving home for the first time to attend university or college. This experience is as exciting as it is stressful, and it comes with a set of new responsibilities. For most students, this will be the first time they have ... Full Article

MP Report – Tour Canada From Home

Tour Canada From Home As much as we want to, not everyone is able to take a vacation this summer. However, we can still explore Canada’s museums from the comfort of home with Digital Museums Canada. This website consolidates virtual museum exhibits from all corners of Canada. These exhibits ... Full Article

Position on Abortion

Len Webber – Position on Abortion As you know, the United States Supreme Court made a decision to overturn the Roe v. Wade decision regarding abortion. Unfortunately, this has resulted in a lot of misinformation on the internet about where I stand on this issue. I am happy to clarify my ... Full Article

MP Report – Is This Information Accurate?

Is This Information Accurate? Digital literacy is an essential for navigating our modern world, and we all have a responsibility to ensure that we are protecting ourselves. There are many websites intended to provide accessible and easy to understand information on government services. However, ... Full Article

MP Report – A Step Into Indigenous History

A Step into Indigenous History June is National Indigenous History Month and an excellent time to reflect on the history of Indigenous peoples.  While I encourage you to use the many resources available online to explore this topic, participating in one of the Indigenous events in the Calgary ... Full Article

Making A Difference

Making A Difference There is a great deal of misinformation about some pieces of legislation circulating on social media.  Research the information before blindly sharing it as it is causing unnecessary anxiety and stress for those already struggling with money and health issues. The House of ... Full Article

Canada Grants and Funding Finder

You can find grants and funding by using the handy online tool provided by the Government of Canada. Funding is available in these categories: Agriculture Arts, culture and sport Business Environment For Indigenous peoples Gender equality Health International development Jobs or apprenticeship ... Full Article

Check your Passport Application Status

It should be noted that status checks are only available for passports that have exceeded the service standard. The standard processing times for applications submitted in person at a passport office is 10 business days (two weeks); Submitted by mail or in person at a Service Canada Centre is ... Full Article

MP Report – Let’s do it for Adam

Let’s do it for Adam Nothing is more tragic than losing a child before their time. In 2019, Martina and Bradley Leinweber went through the unthinkable when their son, Adam, was killed in a gliding accident. A tow plane collided with his glider mere seconds after it was released. The crash ... Full Article

MP Report – Private Members Business

Private Members’ Business The Parliamentary process seldom provides opportunities for individual Members of Parliament to introduce legislation; however, through Private Members Business (PMB), MPs may introduce legislation of their choice. MPs can introduce almost any legislation outside of ... Full Article

Statement on Ukraine

Statement on Ukraine Len Webber, MP Calgary Confederation I stand with all Canadians in solidarity with Ukraine and its people. Kyiv, the capital city of Ukraine, is home to some of my family and our history in the area goes back a long way.  While I am happy to know my family members have ... Full Article

Statement on Party Leadership

Moments ago, the Conservative Caucus took a decision on the leadership of the Conservative Party of Canada and voted to move forward with the process to select a new leader. Out of respect for my caucus colleagues, I will be withholding any public comment at this time as it is a matter for ... Full Article

Statement on Trucker Protest

Recently I have received many letters regarding the trucker protest in Ottawa asking me where I stand on this particular issue and whether I attended the protest. The original intent of the trucker protest was to have the federal government drop the requirement for truckers crossing the border ... Full Article