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March 20th, 2017

Ottawa must be officially designated as a bilingual city

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OTTAWA (March 20, 2017) - On this International Francophonie Day, NDP candidate in Ottawa-Vanier Emilie Taman is declaring that the City of Ottawa must be officially designated as a bilingual city.

March 8th, 2017

“Closing Rideau High School will hurt our community” - Emilie Taman

OTTAWA (March 7, 2017) - Emilie Taman, NDP candidate for the federal Ottawa-Vanier by-election coming up April 3rd, is disappointed by the decision of the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board to close Rideau High School at its meeting last night.

February 24th, 2017

Montfort hospital saga, 20 years later

Twenty years ago today the provincial government announced it was going to close our Montfort hospital. In an unprecedented gesture, the people of Vanier came together to stop its closure. Not only was the Montfort saved but the community became stronger and more connected. Today it remains the only fully francophone hospital in Ontario.

February 24th, 2017

Our Public Servants are suffering, Prime Minister

Dear Prime Minister,

It’s disheartening to know that today is the first anniversary of the rollout of the new public service payroll system, Phoenix, and that even a year later, there are still people that are waiting to be paid.

February 23rd, 2017

Trudeau's border bill is a sellout of our sovereignty

On November 8, 2016, everything changed. Donald Trump was elected president of the United States and many of our worst fears have already come to pass.

February 20th, 2017

Emilie Taman set to prove Ottawa-Vanier is ready to elect an NDP candidate

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OTTAWA - With the by-election called for April 3rd, Emilie Taman, candidate for the New Democratic Party of Canada, is ready to prove that the people of Ottawa-Vanier can make history and break the Liberal streak in the riding.