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The Government Must Do More to Support Our Ill and Injured Forces

Joyce Murray | Posted 11.10.2013 | Canada Politics
Joyce Murray

This week is Veterans Week, a time for all Canadians to reflect on the courage and sacrifices made by veterans of past wars and missions. It is also a fitting time to recognize the struggles of the men and women currently serving in the Canadian Armed Forces and the sacrifices of their families.

'It's Not About The Numbers, It's About The Mission'

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The decision to combine three military headquarters as part of a massive budget-cutting exercise could mean savings of up to $18 million annu...

The Only Soldiers Safe From Budget Cuts?

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.17.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - It seems the only soldiers who are safe from the coming budget axe are those that parade around Parliament Hill in the changing of the guard ...

Search For Teen Started With 'Call Us Back In the Morning'?

CBC | Posted 07.07.2012 | Canada Politics

The Newfoundland and Labrador government and the RCMP are defending their actions on the January night 14-year-old Burton Winters went missing from th...

Military Suicides Rise As Troops Return

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The number of suicides in the Canadian military rose last year as thousands of soldiers returned home from the battlefields of Afghanistan.Th...

More Fail for Canada's Incoming F-35s

CBC | Posted 05.26.2012 | Canada Politics

The federal government didn't follow normal procurement procedures to buy the F-35 fighter jets and the plane fails to meet at least one critical feat...