Trudeau Budget Fails Canadians

When the Conservative government presented our last budget in 2015, we wanted to ensure that we would pay off our bills and not saddle our children with the debt of their parents. So we balanced the budget. Justin Trudeau promised Canadians that he would borrow a “modest” sum of $6 billion ... Full Article

Statement on the U.S. Tariffs on Steel & Aluminum

Today I stand with our local steel workers in expressing my great concerns with the US President’s announced tariffs of 25% on steel and 10% on aluminum. Whether it’s our local workers at Stelco’s Lake Erie facility or the many that make the commute to Hamilton, these tariffs will have a ... Full Article

Proposals to the Migratory Bird Regulations

[Backgrounder] [Proposed Changes to the Regulations] [Purchase an E-Permit] Backgrounder Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) is responsible for the conservation of migratory birds in Canada and the management of the sustainable hunting of these birds. The hunting regulations for ... Full Article

MP Diane Finley Honours Canada 150 Medal Recipients

Simcoe, ON – “This year, in honour of the 150th anniversary of the confederation of Canada, we take this opportunity to acknowledge our unsung heroes. These are the people who bring our community together to make Haldimand-Norfolk the best place to live in Canada,” said the Honourable ... Full Article

Remembrance Day Ceremonies in Haldimand-Norfolk

As we remember the men and women who have fought and sacrificed much for our freedom and to preserve our values and our way of life. I encourage everyone to wear your poppy, show your appreciation to our vets, and to attend one of the many remembrance ceremonies across Haldimand-Norfolk. We ... Full Article

Response to Comments During Warriors’ Day

I have recently been contacted by a few educators in our community who have expressed concern over comments that I made during Warriors’ Day a few weeks ago. Through this letter, I’m hoping to clear up a misinterpretation that arose about questions that I asked during the ceremony about the ... Full Article

Finley Fights for the Visually Impaired

I was glad to receive all party support to table a petition from constituents of my riding of Haldimand-Norfolk. Current House of Commons rules would not have allowed the petition to be submitted, as the page was enlarged beyond what the House of Commons considers a “usual size.” ... Full Article

How to Become a Page

Selection Process The annual recruitment cycle is from October to December. The interviews and screening process, however, may run until April, when successful candidates are selected for the Program. The candidate’s competencies for the position of Page will be assessed through an essay and ... Full Article

Finley Hosts Roundtable on Unfair Liberal Tax Changes

Simcoe, ON – “Not only are small businesses the backbone of our economy in Haldimand-Norfolk, but we are also a farming community and have a population that is ageing faster than the national average. We need access to reliable healthcare, affordable food and good jobs. The proposed Liberal ... Full Article