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Most Canadians don’t understand food nutrition labels

Most Canadians don’t understand food nutrition labels

How simplifying and standardizing food labels can help with better food choices



Families earning more than $233,000 will gain most from Conservatives' income splitting plan, says new report

Families earning more than $233,000 will gain most from Conservatives' income splitting plan, says new report
'For low-income families with children, the probability of making even $1 is very low with only one in 10 getting that much,' says CCPA report.

Delayed budget could mean child care tax benefit cheques won't go out in July as scheduled

Delayed budget could mean child care tax benefit cheques won't go out in July as scheduled
NDP MP Nathan Cullen says Conservatives will use time allocation and closure motions to ensure cheques are out the door on time. 'They are desperate to get out these cheques so they can buy a few votes,' Mr. Cullen says.

International PR firm Edelman acquires Devon Group, expands national public affairs practice in Canada

Edelman says it has acquired the Devon Group, an expansion that will help Edelman build a national public affairs offering, particularly in government relations, digital public affairs and digital campaigns.

COLUMNS

House of Commons

C-2 Safe Injection Bill (report stage)

C-11 Priority Hiring for Injured Veterans Bill (second reading)

C-12 Drug-Free Prisons Bill (committee)

C-21 Red Tape Reduction Act (report stage)

Monday, January 26:

The House Code of Conduct for Members subcommittee will meet in-camera to deal with subcommittee business ahead of their study to draft a code of conduct for MPs. 

The House Public Accounts Committee will meet in-camera to study chapter 6 of CanNor, regarding transfer payments programs. 

 

Tuesday, January 27: 


Parliamentary Calendar
Monday, February 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Book of Negroes screening on Parliament Hill Jan. 27, 2015

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Copies of Lawrence Hill's book, Book of Negroes.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Conservative MPs Ray Boughen, Rob Clarke, John Barlow and Chris Warkentin.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Aunjanue Ellis, star of Book of Negroes.

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