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November 14, 2019

Scheer blasts Blanchet, Trudeau for divisive attacks on western Canada

The Honourable Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition, issued a statement on Bloc Quebecois Leader Yves-Francois Blanchet’s comments yesterday following his meeting with Justin Trudeau:“Mr. Blanchet’s comments yesterday toward western Canada were both insulting and completely disingenuous.“Insulting because he accused westerners of faking a unity...

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November 13, 2019

Scheer lays out Conservative priorities for throne speech in meeting with Trudeau

During a meeting with Justin Trudeau, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer outlined his priorities for the upcoming speech from the throne. Last week, Scheer called on Trudeau to immediately recall Parliament to deal with four pressing policy areas – keeping Canada strong and united, helping Canadians get ahead, restoring ethics and...

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November 11, 2019

The Hon. Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives, issues statement on Remembrance Day

The Hon. Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition, today released the following statement on Remembrance Day: To every Veteran across Canada, on this Remembrance Day, I want to say thank you. Thank you for your service, your sacrifice, and for everything you have given in...

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October 19, 2019

What’s the real cost of the Trudeau-NDP Coalition? We took a look at the history books

Justin Trudeau is scheming up a plot to cling to power by forming a coalition with the NDP. This is the coalition that you cannot afford. We know that the Trudeau-NDP coalition will mean: Higher taxes; Bigger deficits; And, fewer good-paying jobs. The last time there was a Liberal-NDP coalition...

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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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