A newsletter update from Jim focusing on events on the Hill and in the Constituency of Lethbridge.
Watch for Jim's first Parliamentary report in early 2012.
Government of Canada News
Minister Jason Kenney will make an important announcement to help Alberta residents get jobs.
Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, and the Honourable Manmeet Bhullar, Alberta Minister of Human Services, will make an important announcement that will help Alberta residents get jobs.
Harper Government Invests to Strengthen Beef Industry's Reputation as a World-Class Producer
Mr. Robert Sopuck, Member of Parliament for Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette, on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, today announced an investment of $297,000 to the Manitoba Beef Producers to improve the tools available for monitoring bovine tuberculosis in livestock in the Riding Mountain Eradication Area of Manitoba.
Preparing for the launch of "Express Entry"
Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander today announced new measures in key economic immigration programs to prepare for next year's launch of Express Entry, Canada's new active recruitment model. Express Entry will lead to a faster and more flexible economic immigration system that will address Canada's economic and labour market needs.