Letters to Santa

November 22, 2019

Letters to Santa Kids can write to Santa (before December 12th) and he’ll write back. More than 1.5 million letters are received annually. It’s a Canadian tradition made possible through the ...


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2019 Community Survey Results

November 22, 2019

2019 Community Survey Results I received a record number of replies to my 2019 Community Survey and I thank all who participated.  The thousands of responses have produced some very interesting ...


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MP Report – Make Your Mark

August 26, 2019

SEPTEMBER 2019 Make Your Mark It has been an absolute privilege to be your elected representative in Calgary Confederation since the riding was created in 2015.  I will be standing for ...


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Canada’s Passenger Bill of Rights

July 17, 2019

Know your rights As of July 15, 2019, airlines will be required to meet new obligations concerning communication, denied boarding, tarmac delay, baggage and the transportation of musical ...


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MP Report – Keep Options Open

July 17, 2019

Keeping Options Open Students will soon be heading back to school and every student will be asked again, “What are you going to be when you grow up?”  That is a big answer to expect from ...


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MP Report – What does it mean?

July 17, 2019

What does it mean? Becoming a Canadian citizen is a life-changing moment.  For those of us born in Canada, we often do not give our citizenship much thought, but we should. Citizenship comes ...


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Canada Day Events 2019

June 17, 2019

Canada Day Events in Calgary July 1st, 2019 (source: City of Calgary) End Event Location 10 a.m. 4 p.m. East Village Street Fair 10 a.m. 5 p.m. Free admission to Studio Bell – home of the ...


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Vote Now

May 16, 2019

Participate in the monthly online poll to make sure your views are heard.


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MP Report – Summer Jobs Program 2019

April 30, 2019

530 New Jobs for Calgary Confederation I am pleased to announce that Calgary Confederation will see 530 jobs created this summer through community groups, small businesses and non-profit ...


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MP Report – Just Words

April 26, 2019

Just Words I remember in school when a bully was confronted by a teacher after being caught picking on a fellow student.  The bully said, “I’m not hurting anyone, they are just words.” ...


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MP Report – It’s In You To Give

April 1, 2019

April 2019 It’s in you to give! April is ‘Be a Donor Month’ and is an opportunity to encourage Canadians to become a registered organ and tissue donor. My Private Member’s Bill C-316 ...


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MP Report – Filing Your Taxes Pays

February 22, 2019

Filing Your Taxes Pays Most Canadians get a tax refund and so it pays to file your taxes.  Last year, 56% of Canadians (down from 58% the year before) received a refund with the average refund ...


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STEM

February 22, 2019

STEM Resources for Teachers The Government of Canada has a number of free resources for teachers to promote STEM education available at on its website. Things you can do in your classroom to ...


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Information for Seniors

February 22, 2019

canada.ca/seniors The Government of Canada provides useful portal for those looking for information commonly used by Seniors at www.canada.ca/seniors. Links to information on the following items ...


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Passenger Bill of Rights Proposal

January 21, 2019

  In May 2018, the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) began developing Air Passenger Protection Regulations that will establish airline obligations toward passengers, including minimum ...


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New Drone Rules

January 18, 2019

New rules for drones in Canada On January 9, 2019, the Government of Canada published new rules for flying drones in Canada. These rules will come into effect on June 1, 2019. You can read up on ...


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Resources for Teachers

January 17, 2019

Resources for Teachers The Library of Parliament has some excellent resources for teachers available at no cost to your school budget. Resources include handouts, videos and photos, trivia, ...


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