Archive for October, 2012

Where will new jobs come from?

Ted Hsu

On October 24, 2012, I used a slot for member’s statements to congratulate Paul Webster, founder of a new company in Kingston and recipient of a grant from Ontario Centres of Excellence. Here is the text of my member’s statement…

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Cutbacks to Prison Chaplaincy

Ted Hsu

The federal government has decided to eliminate all 49 part-time contracts for federal prison chaplains. This will not only reduce the number of chaplains, but will also have the effect of eliminating most non-Christian chaplains (79 of the remaining 80 full time…

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Canada-China Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement

Ted Hsu

Canadians have voiced significant concerns about the Canada-China Investment Agreement.  It is clear that this foreign investment agreement is different from any previous ones that the Conservative government has signed. There is a provision in this agreement that allows the…

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Support for Private Members’ Bill C-427 (Artist Income Tax Amendment)

Ted Hsu

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release MP Ted Hsu announces his support for Private Members’ Bill C-427 October 4, 2012 – MP Ted Hsu (Kingston and the Islands) is pleased to announce his support for Private Members’ Bill C-427, An Act…

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