500 observers off to Ukraine
Minister of Foreign Affairs John Baird, left to right, Prime Minister Stephen Harper, and Minister of Justice Peter MacKay take part in an expanded bilateral meeting with Ukrainian Prime Minister Areseniy Yatsenyuk at the Cabinet of Ministers in Kiev, Ukraine, on Saturday, March 22, 2014.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Media Advisory: Minister MacKay to Highlight Government of Canada Support for Clean Energy
Minister MacKay will be joined by the Honourable Andrew Younger, Nova Scotia's Minister of Energy; the Honourable Keith Hutchings, Newfoundland and Labrador's Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture; and Chris Huskilson, President and CEO, Emera Inc. Location: Maritime Museum of the Atlantic 1675 Lower Water Street Halifax, Nova Scotia Date and Time: ... (more)
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Four Pictou County senior groups receive federal funding
Pictou County recipients of the New Horizons for Seniors Program funding pose for a photo with Central Nova MP Peter MacKay after an announcement Thursday afternoon in New Glasgow.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Weyburn This Week
Jim Flaherty funeral a 'fitti...
Tory cabinet ministers Peter MacKay and Jason Kenney say the state funeral for Jim Flaherty was a "fitting" send-off.
Red Deer Advocate
Political players of all party stripes gather for fond farewell to Jim Flaherty
A gallery of political luminaries from all sides of the partisan divide gathered at a cavernous Toronto cathedral Wednesday to set aside their differences and pay final respects to former finance minister Jim Flaherty.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Minister MacKay Announces Funding to Train Youth Custody and...
Today, Justice Minister Peter MacKay announced $600,000 in funding to the Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth Services' Youth Justice Division.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
The Chronicle Herald
Study: Head offices help Halifax
Fred Morley, right, chief economist with the Greater Halifax Partnership shakes hands with Justice Minister Peter MacKay before a roundtable meeting in Halifax in January 2013.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Nova News Now
Former PM Brian Mulroney visits Pictou County for Peter MacKay fundraiser
Former PM Brian Mulroney, right, visited his old riding of Central Nova April 11 for a fundraising dinner to support current Central Nova MP Peter MacKay, left.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Supreme Court softens Tories' tough-on-crime time-served sentencing law
The bell has sounded ending one more round in what is shaping up to be a long-running bout between the county's highest court and the Harper government.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Jim Flaherty: A death in the family
Around the time at which they might otherwise have been expected to be scorning each other's positions on the Fair Elections Act, NDP MP Alexandrine Latendresse and Pierre Poilievre, the minister for democratic reform, hugged.
Media Advisory: Minister Glover to Make Funding Announcement
Date: Friday, March 11, 2014 Time: 2:30 p.m. Location: Canadian Centre for Child Protection Boardroom 615 Academy Road Winnipeg, Manitoba Contacts: Paloma Aguilar Press Secretary Office of the Minister of Justice 613-992-4621 Media Relations Office Department of Justice 613-957-4207
Wed Apr 09, 2014
A Taste of the Arctic showcases gourmet Inuit foods in Ottawa
Jonathan Pratecan, first assistant cook at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa, serves up pulled hare on bannock at A Taste of the Arctic, ITK's annual celebration of Inuit food and culture, Apr. 7. Federal Justice Minister Peter MacKay introduces his one-year-old son Kian to Terry Audla, president of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, at A Taste of the ... (more)
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Ian Mulgrew: Need for regulation of prostitution, not criminalization
If there was any doubt that Prince George of Cambridge would be the star of the Royal family's tour of Australia and New Zealand, it was removed the moment the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge stepped off the plane in  If we're going to help prostitutes get off the corner, it involves social housing, addiction treatment, health services and a ... (more)
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Globe and Mail
Healing battlefield trauma after the battle
Pierre Daigle, Ombudsman for the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Forces, speaks during a news conference at the National Press Theatre in Ottawa on Tuesday, November 5, 2013.
Peter MacKay promises new prostitution bill before summer
Justice Minister Peter MacKay, right, said he is trying to find 'the right balance' in rewriting Canada's prostitution laws following last year's court decision striking down existing laws.
REMINDER/Media Advisory: Launch of National Victims of Crime Awareness Week
Date: Monday, April 7, 2014 Time: 8:30 a.m. Location: Delta Ottawa International Ballroom 101 Lyon Street N. Ottawa, Ontario Contacts: Paloma Aguilar Press Secretary Office of the Minister of Justice 613-992-4621 Media Relations Office Department of Justice 613-957-4207
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Peter MacKay pets a dog Jack, during a break from chores at home in...
When a photo of embattled MP Eve Adams and her freshly unemployed fiancee Dimitri Soudas, late of the helm of the Conservative Party of Canada, landed on the front page of a national newspaper this week, the two leashed pugs underfoot were no mere happenstance.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Globe and Mail
As U.S. pulls back, Canada continues the War on Drugs
If one were attempting to list the worst policy blunders of the past century, the War on Drugs would be somewhere between Vietnam and Prohibition.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Aspin applauds introduction of Victims Bill of Rights
Jay Aspin, MP for Nipissing-Timiskaming, applauded today the introduction of historic legislation by Prime Minister Stephen Harper for the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights.
Freshly tabled, sweeping Canadian Victims Bill of Rights would force...
The legislation - tabled in the Commons on Thursday - would change the Canada Evidence Act, which allows spouses to refuse to testify except in certain specific cases such as sexual assaults or crimes against youngsters.