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Climate Change Youth Innovation Challenge: Can you change the world?

As Oakville’s Member of Parliament, I’m calling on Oakville youth, aged 18 to 26, to submit proposals for climate change solutions to the Youth Innovation Challenge issued by The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine ...

MP John Oliver, Councillor Lishchyna, Councillor Adams, MPP Indira Naidoo-Harris, MPP Kevin Flynn

Oakville MP John Oliver’s Update

It’s hard to believe that we are already well into 2017. Life continues to be incredibly busy; however, I wanted to update you on some of the work, events and projects I’ve been involved in ...

John Oliver with Students

Canada Summer Jobs 2017 is now accepting applications from employers

To get a greater number of Canadian youth working next summer during Canada’s 150th anniversary year, all not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers, and small businesses with up to 50 employees can now apply for funding from ...

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Two Oakville Organizations receive Canada 150 Fund Grants

Canada’s 150th birthday will be a time for Canadians to reflect, as well as imagine the nation’s possibilities in years to come. For two Oakville organizations, envisioned projects to better the community have become feasible ...

John Oliver

Protecting Animal Rights: Bill C-246

After carefully considering the options and reading the many hundreds of pieces of correspondence that I have received from concerned constituents, it is clear to me that I must support the proposed legislation as outlined ...

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Oakville’s Electoral Reform Town Hall filled Sheridan College’s Cafeteria

A non-partisan Electoral Reform Town Hall was held at Sheridan College on Monday, September 12, 2016. The event drew a crowd of over 175 participants who filled multiple levels of the college cafeteria as the ...

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Spurring innovation & encouraging the growth of Canadian businesses at Sheridan College

The Government of Canada will invest more than $6.3 million in eight projects at colleges across the country, including $763,183 for Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning’s Advanced Multimaterial Additive Manufacturing: Product and ...

Meeting at Chamber of Commerce

Providing a Business Forum in Oakville to Encourage Innovation

Canada is at its most prosperous when all Canadians have a fair chance at success. That is why Canada must focus on innovation to deliver real change for the middle class and those working hard ...

John Oliver with Students

Oakville’s Small Businesses & Non-Profits received $1Million for Summer Student Jobs

Over $1 million in funding received in the Oakville riding created 352 summer jobs with 116 not-for-profit, public sector, and private sector employers. Thanks to an increase of $113 million to the Canada Summer Jobs ...

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The Canada Child Benefit will help Middle Class Families in Oakville

Pam Damoff, MP for Oakville North-Burlington and I are pleased to announce the positive impact of the Canada Child Benefit for eligible families in Oakville.

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