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Comment: An effective trade policy

My colleague Alex Atamanenko, NDP MP (British Columbia Southern Interior) argues for an effective Canadian trade policy.

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Questions build around foreign worker program

The Harper government has “allowed this program to get completely out of hand and there are abuses and manipulations of this program all over the country,” [Davies] said. “We think that’s primarily a failure of the government, whose job it is to make sure that these immigration programs are being administered properly.”

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Vancouver Vaisakhi 2014

Team Don Davies was well represented at the Vancouver Vaisakhi parade on Saturday, April 12, 2014. The tent and booth were located right at the corner of 51st Avenue and Main Street, on the same block as the Sunset Community Centre and right next to the REDFM stage. The weather was warm and sunny and […]

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Canada stalling on TPP supply management offer: top Obama trade advisor

The Conservative government continues to keep the text of the TPP secret while members of the American Congress get extensive meetings and access to the text.

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Don’s Tax Tips for Tax Time

The full explanation of all ten of Don’s tax tips.

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Doctors warn the Trans Pacific Partnership could mean higher drug costs in Canada and abroad

“Don Davies, NDP MP for Vancouver Kingsway and opposition critic for international trade, told the Straight that secrecy around TPP negations mean Canadians likely won’t know what Ottawa agrees to until it’s too late for the public to have a say.”

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Don Davies: Harper government jumped the gun on October Canada-EU Trade deal announcement

The prospect of a lengthy delay lends credence to the argument that the Harper government jumped the gun, according to NDP trade critic Don Davies.

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Power & Politics – Canada Korea Free Trade Agreement

Don Davies, MP weighs in on the CKFTA – He discusses how this, among other deals negotiated by the Conservatives have been shrouded in secrecy. Yet again they refuse to give Canadians access to the full text. The long awaited deal has left Canada lagging behind the Americans and the EU in many sectors.

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March 19: Save Your Vote Town Hall

On Wednesday, March 19, Don will be hosting a Town Hall to discuss Bill C-23, the (Un)Fair Elections Act at the Heritage Hall (3102 Main Street) at 7pm.

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Don Davies on South Korea Trade Agreement: “The Details Matter”

“The Conservatives take a very simplistic, ideological approach that simply signing an agreement is a positive economic development,” Davies said. “That’s not the case. That’s why the details matter.”

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