Tag Archives: Federal Government

57 Years Since Avro Arrow was Cancelled

February 20th, 2016 marks the 57th anniversary of the Canadian Government’s decision to cancel production of the CF-105 Avro Arrow. The Avro Arrow was originally conceived to be an interceptor plane for the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF), ready for … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Canada’s 42nd Federal General Election

On Monday October 19th, 2015, the Dominion of Canada conducted its 42nd Federal General Election in the history of the Dominion. The election saw an increase in the number of Members of Parliament (MPs) being elected – 338 members, up … Continue reading

Posted in Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Do We Need A Pickering Airport?

Federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty has announced that the Federal Government is going ahead with the building of a new airport in Pickering.  However, the question is whether or not we really need another airport in the G.T.A. when we … Continue reading

Posted in General, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment