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MP MACGREGOR INTRODUCES BILL TO IMPROVE TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY PREVENTION AND TREATMENT

OTTAWA – June is Brain Injury Awareness month, and today, NDP MP Alistair MacGregor introduced Private Member’s Bill C-323, the National Strategy on Brain Injuries Act, calling on the government to develop a national strategy to support and improve brain injury prevention and treatment.
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May 19

MP ALISTAIR MACGREGOR APPOINTED AS VICE-CHAIR FOR SPECIAL JOINT COMMITTEE ON MEDICAL ASSISTANCE IN DYING

OTTAWA - MacGregor was elected Third Vice-Chair of the newly-created Special Joint Committee on Medical Assistance in Dying (AMAD)
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April 28

MP ALISTAIR MACGREGOR INTRODUCES BILL TO HELP FIGHT FOOD INSECURITY AND CLIMATE CHANGE

OTTAWA – NDP agriculture critic Alistair MacGregor introduced legislation to create a National Soil Health Strategy for Canada.
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March 25

MP ALISTAIR MACGREGOR DEFENDS WEST COAST PRAWN FISHERIES

In letter to Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans MacGregor asks for emergency review of changes to regulations on frozen spot prawns
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February 25

MP Alistair MacGregor Urges Environment Minister to Address Freighter Anchorages in Southern Salish Sea

In a letter sent to Canada's Minister of Environment and Climate Change, MacGregor outlines the ongoing environmental concerns and the potential for a catastrophic event.
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February 19

MP MacGregor Calls for Urgent Action to Address Indigenous Incarceration Rates

Letter to Canada's Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness 
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December 1

Ethical Investment of CPP Funds - Bill C-231

Canadians expect our Canada Pension Plan funds to be invested responsibly – both financially and ethically – and that’s what this bill is about
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October 26

MP ALISTAIR MACGREGOR INTRODUCES BILL TO ADDRESS FREIGHTER ANCHORAGES IN THE SALISH SEA

OTTAWA – Today, NDP MP Alistair MacGregor introduced a Private Member’s Bill, Bill C-250, to amend the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 to prohibit the anchoring of freighter vessels using coastal waters along the Southern Strait of Georgia. The bill is widely supported among local stakeholders including First Nations, local government, and community activist groups.
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October 20

On World food day, the federal government must ensure people in Canada have the food they need

NDP Critic for Agriculture Alistair MacGregor made the following statement for World Food Day:
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October 8

MP ALISTAIR MACGREGOR AND NDP LEADER JAGMEET SINGH INTRODUCE PROPOSED TAX ON CANADA’S ULTRA-WEALTHY TO HELP CANADIANS IN NEED

OTTAWA, ON – Today, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh announced a series of proposals to bring in a host of measures to make sure the cost of the COVID-19 recovery is not put on the backs of everyday people
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