Tag Archives: MP Ted Hsu

Government refuses to answer questions about closing the EI processing office

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 … Continue reading

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

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. … Continue reading

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Tom Mulcair misrepresents my Bill C-626

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 … Continue reading

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Santa Claus Parade

I look forward to the the Santa Claus Parade every year. It’s a great way to kick off the holiday season!

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My speech on Bill C-626

Earlier this month, I had the chance to speak to my private member’s bill to reinstate the mandatory long-form census, Bill C-626, during the first hour of debate in the House of Commons.   Et voici mon discours en français: … Continue reading

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Canadian Public Health Association supports Bill C-626

The Canadian Public Health Association recognizes that the reduced response rate of the National Household Survey, compared to the mandatory long-form census, “calls into question the validity of the data.” The organization knows that this will “affect public health decision-making … Continue reading

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Canadian Medical Association endorses Bill C-626

I am pleased to have received the support of the Canadian Medical Association, an organization that knows that “the elimination of the mandatory long-form census has serious implications for health research in Canada.”             Hsu … Continue reading

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My statement on shootings in our nation’s capital

Many constituents have reached out to me following the terrible events that took place in Ottawa on Wednesday. I wish to share the following response: *** My family and I are very grateful for the outpouring of support – emails, … Continue reading

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Inquiets de la protection de vos renseignements personnels inscrits dans le recensement?

Les substituts au questionnaire détaillé du recensement pourraient s’avérer encore plus invasifs Êtes-vous agacé à l’idée de devoir répondre à un questionnaire sur votre lieu de résidence, votre travail, votre niveau de scolarité, votre échelle de revenu? Considérez-vous ces questions … Continue reading

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Le milieu des affaires sait que nous avons besoin du questionnaire détaillé obligatoire du recensement

La Chambre de commerce du Canada a tenu, la fin de semaine dernière, son assemblée générale annuelle pendant laquelle les diverses Chambres du pays ont adopté une série de résolutions stratégiques, notamment celle où elles demandent au gouvernement de réinstaurer … Continue reading

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