Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Statement by Mr. Bob Dechert (Mississauga—Erindale, CPC) regarding Office of Religious Freedom

Statement by Mr. Bob Dechert (Mississauga—Erindale, CPC) regarding Office of Religious Freedom

Mr. Speaker, I rise today to applaud our government regarding the announcement made last week to establish an office of religious freedom within the...

Statement by Mr. Bob Dechert (Mississauga—Erindale, CPC) on Chanukah

“Mr. Speaker, I rise today to extend holiday greetings to all those celebrating during this time of year. The holidays are a perfect time...

Iran / Oral Question

Hon. Irwin Cotler (Mount Royal, Lib.): Mr. Speaker, as one committed for some time to expanded sanctions on the Iranian regime, particularly in the...

Syria / Oral Question

Ms. Hélène Laverdière (Laurier-Sainte-Marie, NDP): Mr. Speaker, the UN estimates that over 3,500 civilians have been killed in Syria during the government’s crackdown. Today...

Syria

Mr. Bob Dechert (Mississauga—Erindale, CPC): Mr. Speaker, Canada has taken a clear and principled stand in opposition to the current Syrian regime. We have...