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Fighting for new support for Canadians after jury duty

Traumatized by his experience as a juror in a murder trial, Mark Farrant is leading a fight for new support services for jurors across Canada

Federal help is needed to solve housing and homelessness crisis in Greater Victoria

NDP response to Physician Assisted Dying Committee's final report, tabled today

Ottawa shunning B.C. lead on AIDS

Health-care innovation needs politically neutral body, panel says

Conservative prescription drug failures put Canadians’ health at risk

Fossil fuel protesters get warm welcome from MP Rankin

Town hall will address mail delivery

Work with the provinces to strengthen public medicare: Health Critic Murray Rankin MP

Conservatives must get serious about tax evasion: MP Murray Rankin

New Democrats raise concerns about pesticide approvals in supplementary report to Health Committee

MP Murray Rankin demands financial security for thalidomide survivors

An Earth Day message

By Murray Rankin, MP

Comment: Make the next election the last unfair election

NEW DEMOCRATS TO MAKE PROPORTIONAL REPRESENTATION AN ELECTION PRIORITY

PARLIAMENT WILL DEBATE COMPENSATION FOR THALIDOMIDE SURVIVORS

CAPITAL REGION RENTERS FACE AFFORDABLE HOUSING CRISIS

Mayors, MP call for delay in community mailboxes

Mailbox consultation needed, mayors say

Statement on Harassment Incidents on Parliament Hill

NDP and Liberals blast government over offshore pension revelations

CBC probe found public servants' retirement funds invested via Luxembourg shell companies

Canada Post ends home delivery for 18,000 in Greater Victoria

Revenue Canada targets birdwatchers for political activity

COMMENT: Canadians deserve answers on political activity audits

Are the Conservatives misusing Canada’s tax agency to silence their critics?

CRA to cut managers, fold tax-evasion units, memo shows

Murray Rankin calls for immediate suspension of targeted audits of charities

CONSERVATIVES GIVE CHINA CONTROL OVER INVESTMENTS IN CANADA

New study shows deep and persistent wealth inequality in Canada

Data reinforce need to grow the Canada Pension Plan

Tell Health Canada to Label GMOs

CONSERVATIVES IGNORE WIDESPREAD CALLS FOR ACTION ON RETIREMENT SECURITY

Comment: Tory audit tactics on charities worrisome

Federal Tories absent from Mount Polley issue

CRA's charity audits prompt NDP call for summer meeting

NDP CALLS FOR SPECIAL HEARINGS INTO CONSERVATIVE CRACKDOWN ON CHARITIES

Federal New Democrats launch National Day of Action on climate change

Charity chill raises alarm

NDP CALLS FOR CALL FOR INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATION OF CRA CHARITY AUDITS

How to Stop Canadian Multinationals from Dodging Their Taxes

Aspiring citizens face nightmare of lost files

NDP calls for external probe of tax agency's political audits of charities

NDP CALLS ON CANADIAN GOVERNMENT TO SUPPORT CEASEFIRE IN MIDDLE EAST

NDP WELCOMES SUPREME COURT DECISION IN FAVOUR OF THE TSILHQOT’IN AND XENI GWET’IN NATIONS

RISKY CONSERVATIVE PENSION SCHEME PUTS RETIREMENT SECURITY AT RISK

Pipeline opposition far from silenced

NDP WANTS TO CRACK DOWN ON AGRESSIVE TAX AVOIDANCE

Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline project gets thumbs up from feds

NEW DEMOCRATS STAND WITH BC AGAINST NORTHERN GATEWAY

NDP CALL FOR GMO LABELING GAINS MOMENTUM, WIDESPREAD SUPPORT

Government may delay decision on Enbridge Northern Gateway: Rickford

Conservatives block NDP amendment to Bill C-31 to add gender identity to the hate crimes section of the criminal code

NDP MP Murray Rankin demands Conservatives reject the Enbridge pipeline project

OPPOSITION TO ENBRIDGE NORTHERN GATEWAY MOUNTS AS DECISION LOOMS

CONSERVATIVES HAVE TO FIX FLAWED FATCA AGREEMENT: NDP

Say no to GMO: Halifax protesters

NDP DEMANDS MINISTER ADDRESS REPORTED CANADIAN CONNECTION TO CRÉDIT SUISSE TAX EVASION SCHEME

Maher: Government making it easier to spy on Canadians without warrants or oversight

Conservatives try to sell intrusions into our privacy by linking them to child protection

Minister, police disagree on new powers to see tax data

Speech to NDP Bill C-539 Promotion of Local Foods Act

Police could see tax info without warrant under proposed law

U.S. tax law puts privacy of Canadians in ‘jeopardy,’ NDP warns

Get FATCA out of the budget bill, NDP urges

CONSERVATIVES MUST REMOVE FATCA FROM BUDGET BILL

Conservatives are failing Canada on retirement security

CONSERVATIVES MUST STOP IGNORING SCIENCE

Science-based Decision-making Vital for Proper Ocean Management

Conservatives finally agree to remove some of the worst aspects of their so-called Fair Elections Act

NDP ASKING JOHN DUNCAN TO BLOCK UNFAIR ELECTIONS ACT

Conservative Bill C-23 would deny thousands of Canadians their right to vote

Feds propose new risk-sharing pension plan

NDP calls foul on foreign worker program

CONSERVATIVES FAIL TO ADDRESS RETIREMENT CRISIS

CONSERVATIVES PLAY POLITICS WITH WHALES

STATEMENT FROM THE OFFICIAL OPPOSITION ON EARTH DAY

MORE TRANSPARENCY NEEDED FROM CONSERVATIVES AFTER CRA DATA BREACH

STATEMENT BY THE NDP ON THE BUDGET CUTS TO THE CBC

VICTORIA MP MURRAY RANKIN TO HOLD PUBLIC FORUM ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

Conservatives misled Canadians on CPP/QPP

CPP reform good for seniors, economy in long run: Finance Canada

Harper cabinet ministers had claimed pension changes could cost thousands of jobs, but that analysis deeply flawed, economist says

Thousands of Canadians compromised by government information breaches

NDP STANDS WITH BRITISH COLUMBIANS TO STOP THE NORTHERN GATEWAY PIPELINE

Tips for Tax Time

Celebrating International Women's Day

And Working Every Day to Improve Women's Equality and to End Violence Against Women

ELECTIONS ACT PUBLIC CONSULTATION IN VICTORIA

NDP Campaign to Reduce Food Waste

NDP DEFENDS CANADIANS’ RIGHT TO VOTE

Conservatives are misusing CSIS and the RCMP to spy on groups and individuals exercising their democratic rights to oppose the Enbridge pipeline project

CONSERVATIVES TURNING A BLIND EYE TO THE UNDERGROUND ECONOMY

Government must address public concerns about U.S. tax law

Speech in support of NDP motion M-428 to establish an electronic petitioning system in Canada

Speech in opposition to Bill C-2 , an act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

CANADIANS DESERVE ANSWERS ON FATCA

Closure of world-famous Department of Fisheries & Ocean libraries puts irreplaceable scientific research at risk

Why I will be supporting the 'Reform Act'

A better way to save for retirement

Grow the CPP, grow your savings

URGENT NEED FOR BETTER INTEGRATION OF SCIENCE IN OCEAN MANAGEMENT

Time to act to ensure a healthy ocean ecosystem and sustainable marine economy

Why we still need a national housing strategy

Victoria poet challenges men to speak out against male violence towards women and rape culture

Electronic Update from Murray Rankin

The unelected & unaccountable Senate has no place in our democracy

CRA SERVICE CUTS

Why Budget 2013 fails BC and the environment

Child Care and Early Learning

Stopping the Enbridge Pipeline

Electoral Reform

Retirement Security

Poverty and Homelessness