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Francis Scarpaleggia

Member of Parliament, Lac-Saint-Louis, Quebec

Francis Scarpaleggia is a Member of Parliament (Lac-Saint-Louis, Quebec) and Liberal critic for water policy. He has made the protection of Canada’s freshwater a personal priority, calling on the government to create a national water strategy and ban bulk water exports.
Abandoning the Stage of Federal Water

Abandoning the Stage of Federal Water Stewardship

The Harper government is skilled at paying lip service to deeply-entrenched Canadian values while often de- facto moving public policy away from those values. There is perhaps no better example of this double-sided strategy than in the area of federal water policy.
12/18/2012 06:13 EST