Andrew Cash
MP for Davenport

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Statement from the NDP on the attacks in Kessab – March 27, 2014

on March 27, 2014

NDP Foreign Affairs critic Paul Dewar (Ottawa Centre) has issued the following statement regarding the attacks in Kessab: “New Democrats continue to be shocked by the terrible violence of the conflict in Syria, which has killed over 120,000 people and displaced millions of civilians. I am deeply saddened by the recent attacks by extremist militants [...]

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Audio from Telephone Townhall Meeting – March 11, 2014

on March 26, 2014

On March 11, 2014, MPP Jonah Schein and I hosted a telephone townhall with Davenport residents to hear about your priorities and to chat about some of the work we’ve done as your Davenport representatives. Jonah and I have been working hard to bring your concerns to both the House of Commons and the Ontario [...]

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Andrew Slams Government Inaction to Crack Down on the Misuse of Unpaid Interns

on February 27, 2014

Mr. Andrew Cash (Davenport, NDP): Mr. Speaker, yesterday in Toronto, a group of students made their voices heard around the issue of unpaid internships, and I would like to applaud their engagement and courage. Their intervention underlines a disturbing reality for many young people across the country. These days, the chips are stacked against them. [...]

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Andrew Blasts Conservative Policies That Will End Family-Focused Immigration – January 30th 2014

on January 30, 2014

OTTAWA – New Conservative immigration measures that came into effect this year will make it harder for families to reunite in Canada. “The Conservative government has abandoned Canada’s commitment to help reunite families who have emigrated here,” said the Official Opposition critic for immigration and citizenship Lysane Blanchette-Lamothe (Pierrefonds – Dollard). “I regularly meet constituents [...]

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Andrew on the Cuts to Canada Post – January 29th 2014

on January 29, 2014

On December 11, 2013, Canada Post announced major service cuts that will affect how Canadians send and receive their mail. These cuts include eliminating home delivery, reducing rural post office hours, drastically increasing postage rates, and killing thousands of good quality jobs. Three days later, on December 14 I was out with other concerned members [...]

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STATEMENT BY ANDREW CASH IN RESPONSE TO THE DIVISIVE REMARKS BY THE CONSERVATIVES REGARDING THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF CANADIAN MUSLIMS – January 28th 2014

on January 28, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 28, 2014 STATEMENT BY ANDREW CASH IN RESPONSE TO THE DIVISIVE REMARKS BY THE CONSERVATIVES REGARDING THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF CANADIAN MUSLIMS Official Opposition Multiculturalism Critic Andrew Cash (Davenport) made the following statement in response to the divisive remarks by the Conservatives regarding the National Council of Canadian Muslims: “Today, on [...]

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Statement on India Republic Day – January 26, 2014

on January 26, 2014

Official Opposition Multiculturalism Critic Andrew Cash (Davenport) made the following statement on India’s Republic Day: “Today, on behalf of all New Democrats and our Leader Tom Mulcair, I would like to extend my best wishes to the Republic of India and all Canadians of Indian heritage on this Republic Day. January 26 marks the day [...]

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