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September 20, 2019

Andrew Scheer to invest $1.5 billion to replace and purchase new MRI and CT machines

Investment will reduce wait times for potentially life-saving scans A new Conservative government will invest $1.5 billion in its first term to purchase MRI machines and CT machines to replace aging equipment and add machines across the country, reducing wait times for potentially life-saving tests for Canadians, Conservative Leader Andrew...

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September 19, 2019

Andrew Scheer will give more support to seniors

Increase the Age Credit to help our seniors get ahead Today, Andrew Scheer, the Leader of Canada’s Conservatives, announced that a new Conservative government will increase the Age Credit by $1,000. This measure is part of the Conservative plan to put more money in the pockets of all Canadians to...

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September 19, 2019

Justin Trudeau on seniors: Not as advertised

Trudeau still hasn’t delivered on key promises for seniors he made in 2015 Justin Trudeau is planning to raise taxes on Canadian seniors and he still hasn’t delivered on key promises he made to seniors during the 2015 election. Trudeau has raised taxes on seniors by hiking CPP premiums, cancelled...

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September 18, 2019

Scheer to cancel $1.5B in corporate welfare, redirect savings to Canadians

Conservatives to review and eliminate taxpayer handouts to wealthy executives, shareholders, and foreign companies A new Conservative government will cancel hundreds of millions of dollars in corporate welfare handouts to wealthy executives, shareholders, and foreign companies and instead put that money in Canadians’ pockets so they can get ahead, Conservative...

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Fred Shuman

Meet The Candidate

FredHelicopter.jpgFred Shuman was born in Edmonton, Alberta. He moved with his family to Manitoba and Ontario, where his father was posted with the RCAF.

He enlisted in the US Army at 19 and served as a paratrooper and helicopter pilot, for which he was decorated for valor.

Following his honorable discharge, and continuing his flying career, he attended Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and graduated with an honors B.Sc. in Aeronautical Science and Aviation Management.

He arrived in Nova Scotia in 1977 to fly helicopters for the growing offshore oil industry. Fred has flown throughout Canada and internationally and still takes to the sky as a contract pilot for a Nova Scotia company. In 1987, Fred and his wife, Claudette, opened Say it with Stitches Inc., a successful small business that they continue to operate in Bedford where they live with their son, Jonathan.

He is a member and Past President of the Bedford Business Association and was recognized in 2016 as the Bedford Distinguished Volunteer of the Year.

Fred Shuman is deeply concerned with the direction Canada has taken under the current government, and their failure to properly protect the security, freedom and interests of Canadians.

Please help Fred win the seat in Halifax West by making a donation to the campaign or by volunteering your time.

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