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August 5th, 2014

Act Now to Help Bring Injured Children from Gaza to Canada for Treatment

Over the past month New Democrats have been calling on the Canadian government to return to a balanced position on the conflict in Gaza and work hard to get a ceasefire that would bring an end to the devastating violence affecting civilians ... . There is still time for Canada to play a constructive role and helping children injured in the conflict would be a good first step. Add your voice!

November 29th, 2013

Randall Garrison Launches Petition to Save the Whales

Victoria - Today Esquimalt- Juan de Fuca MP Randall Garrison launched a petition drive to save the remaining 81 Southern Resident Killer Whales. “I have received overwhelming response from my constituents supporting my motion M-460 that contains an Action Plan to address key threats to the survival of the Southern Resident Killer Whales,” Garrison said. “The next step is to bring these voices to Parliament,” Garrison noted. Signatures will be collected throughout the holidays so the petitions can be tabled in the House of Commons when it resumes sitting on January 27th.

July 19th, 2013

SAVE THE CENTRE OF THE UNIVERSE PETITION LAUNCHED

19 July 2013

NDP MPs speak out against cuts to science on Vancouver Island

VICTORIA, BC - Today, Official Opposition Science and Technology Critic Kennedy Stewart (Burnaby – Douglas) and Member of Parliament Randall Garrison (Esquimalt – Juan de Fuca), launched a petition calling on the Government of Canada to restore the funding for public outreach in astronomy and astrophysics at the Centre of the Universe at Saanich’s Dominion Astrophysical Observatory.

February 23rd, 2012

OAS Petition

I want to hear what Canadians, young and old, think of the government’s intention to back down on support to our poorest citizens.