• Economic Action Plan 2015

    Yesterday our Government tabled a balanced budget for Economic Action Plan 2015. We are proud of our plan that is lowering taxes and providing benefits directly to families in Saint John! The ...

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  • Saint John Harbour Clean-up

      I had the opportunity to see first-hand the results of the Saint John Harbour Clean-up initiative, a harbour 100 percent free of raw untreated sewage! I was proud to join my provincial and ...

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  • Making Life Affordable for New Brunswick Families

    I was thrilled to join the Honourable Rob Moore, Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) at the YMCA Saint John, as he highlighted some of the proposed measures our Government ...

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Universal Child Care Benefit

July 15, 2015

  Our Government is enhancing the Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB). The UCCB lets parents choose how to spend their money in the way that is best for their family by providing them with ...


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A Tour of the MV Fundy Rose

July 15, 2015

Today, along with my colleague Minister Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, we hosted an open house of the MV Fundy Rose, the replacement vessel for the MV Princess of Acadia, which serves the ...


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Great News for our Port!

July 8, 2015

  Today I was thrilled to announce that our Federal Government is providing $68.3 million in funding for a project to modernize Port Saint John’s Westside terminals under the National ...


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Accessibility for Millidgeville Parish

July 2, 2015

Today I had the pleasure to announce $16, 250 in funding to improve accessibility at the Anglican Parish of Millidgeville. The funding is provided through the Enabling Accessibility Fund, which ...


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SmartATLANTIC Website Up and Running.

June 25, 2015

  Yesterday, on behalf of the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, I was thrilled to announce the launch of the SmartATLANTIC Saint John Inshore Weather Buoy website! The weather ...


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CTV’s Maritimer of the Week

May 29, 2015

  I had the honour of presenting Wes Cosman with the CTV Maritimer of the Week award. Wes has been a long serving volunteer in many capacities in Saint John and the Maritimes. From his work ...


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