James Bezan

Tory MP Praises Ukrainian Voters For Bravery

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.26.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper is promising support to the people of Ukraine who voted in a presidential election on Sunday."Congratulations t...

Ukraine Crisis Shows Canada Must Hike Defence Budget: Tory MP

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.08.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada's foreign affairs minister expressed skepticism Thursday about Russian President Vladimir Putin's pledge to pull his country's troops ...

NDP MP Criticized For 9/11 Truther Event On Her Website

Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.27.2014 | Canada Politics

A Tory MP has accused the deputy leader of the New Democratic Party of "championing" the conspiracy theory that 9/11 was an inside job. Manitoba MP...

Canadian MPs Want Action

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canadians of Ukrainian origin gathered Wednesday on Parliament Hill to denounce the violence in their homeland's capital city, all the while ...

Tory MP Settles Dispute That Threatened Right To Vote In House

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Manitoba Conservative MP James Bezan says he has settled a dispute with Elections Canada that at one point threatened his right to sit and vo...

Conservative MP Rips Election Watchdog

CBC | Posted 02.09.2014 | Canada Politics

Conservative MP Scott Reid attacked Canada's election watchdog Tuesday, calling him "overly aggressive" and arguing it was "inappr...

How Health Canada Killed This Family Business

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

A Manitoba entrepreneur is accusing the federal government of putting her family out of business — without justification — leaving them devastated...

Tory MP Could Be Suspended

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The House of Commons has instructed a standing committee to look into a dispute between Elections Canada and Manitoba Tory MP James Bezan tha...

Tory MP's About-Face Baffles, Confuses

CBC | Posted 08.26.2013 | Canada Politics

Winnipeg Conservative MP Shelly Glover's about-face on what she paid two staffers during the 2011 federal election campaign mystifies a former Liberal...

Tory MP In Court Battle To Help Pick Supreme Court Justice

CBC | Posted 08.11.2013 | Canada Politics

Shelly Glover, the Manitoba MP who is in the midst of a court battle with Elections Canada, is one of the government's picks to help choose the next S...

Speaker Protecting Conservatives?

CBC | Posted 08.07.2013 | Canada Politics

Commons Speaker Andrew Scheer is in the hot seat over his decision to withhold letters sent to him two weeks ago about two Conservative MPs who have r...

Two Tory MPs Face Suspension

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The chief electoral officer has told the Speaker of the House of Commons that two Manitoba Conservative MPs should be suspended because of qu...

Tougher Murder Sentences Coming?

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The complexity of including the perspective of victims in Canada's criminal justice system was encapsulated nicely Thursday in a single, 24-m...

Ban Tanning Beds For Teens: MP

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 12.15.2011 | Canada Living

More Canadian teens could be saying goodbye to their tanning beds. Conservative MP James Bezan, based in Manitoba, has proposed a member's bill th...