Posts Tagged "Natural Resources"

Liberals call for a study of the propane shortage

Ted Hsu

Liberals call for a study of the propane shortage OTTAWA – Liberal Natural Resources critic Geoff Regan and MP Ted Hsu are asking the Standing Committee on Natural Resources to address the propane shortage affecting many Eastern Ontario residents. For…

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Conservative governments will attack even the mention of the environmental assessment of a pipeline

Ted Hsu

Last week in Atlantic Canada (May 23, 2013), the CBC asked Liberal leader Justin Trudeau about the proposed Trans-Canada Energy East west-east pipeline project, and he responded, “I think it is a proposal that is extremely interesting. We are waiting…

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What if you are not satisfied with the answer you got in Question Period?

Ted Hsu

I am often asked, “Are you frustrated by the non-answers you sometimes get in Question Period?” Well, it turns out that there is actually a time, 30 minutes each day, when MPs can quiz the government for a longer period…

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Committing to the polluter-pay principle – I applaud Minister Joe Oliver.

Ted Hsu

Last week, the Harper government said that it will be raising the liability cap for offshore oil drilling. This is the maximum amount that a company drilling offshore need be liable for in an accident. (they could be liable for…

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Statement on becoming the Natural Resources critic for the Liberal Party

Ted Hsu

I am honoured to be asked by interim Liberal leader Bob Rae to take on the role of Natural Resources critic for the Liberal Party until the new leader is chosen in April. Pipelines, oil and gas, and climate change…

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