Archive for December, 2014

Canada can be a global innovation leader

Ted Hsu

This article was originally published December 1, 2014 in the Hill Times. International collaboration is critical to the advancement of science, and this article found that studies featuring international collaboration in their research were more likely to be published in…

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APHEO: "Good governance requires good information"

Ted Hsu

As I work to mobilize support for Bill C-626, my private member’s bill to reinstate the mandatory long-form census, I have been asking Canadians how the elimination of the mandatory long-form census has affected their lives and their work. Cameron…

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MP Ted Hsu calls on federal government to protect Kingston jobs

Ted Hsu

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release MP Ted Hsu calls on federal government to protect Kingston jobs December 9, 2014 OTTAWA – Liberal MP Ted Hsu called on the Conservative government to maintain Kingston’s Employment Insurance (EI) processing site in light…

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Government refuses to answer questions about closing the EI processing office

Ted Hsu

This fall, I used a written Order Paper Question to ask the government for information about the decision to cut jobs at the Kingston Employment Insurance processing office while they were being increased at North Bay. That office provides an important service for Canadians who…

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Veterans and mental health care – a guest post

Ted Hsu

Today’s guest post has some personal reflections by a mental health professional who treats veterans with PTSD here in Kingston and the Islands and knows the life, family, and community context in which this doctor and his/her clients work. After…

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Cynthia Levine-Rasky: "Without data, a problem suddenly disappears"

Ted Hsu

As I work to mobilize support for Bill C-626, my private member’s bill to reinstate the mandatory long-form census, I have been asking Canadians how the elimination of the mandatory long-form census has affected their lives and their work. Dr….

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Tom Mulcair misrepresents my Bill C-626

Ted Hsu

Tom Mulcair, leader of the NDP, should have let the NDP critics, MP Kennedy Stewart and MP Lauren Liu, handle the response to my private member’s bill. Since I first started working on my Bill C-626, to bring back the mandatory…

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