Author Archives: Mike L Blais CD

Dangerous Déjà Vu for Veterans: Send the Omnibus Plate Back to the Chef By Sean Bruyea

From Sean Bruyea, full transcript of Hill Times Article Dangerous Déjà Vu for Veterans: Send the Omnibus Plate Back to the Chef By Sean Bruyea In a bizarre and never-ending déjà vu, government is ramming through Parliament the fourth piece … Continue reading

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Sit Rep. Bill C-59 -Democracy bastardized?

Sit rep. Just received a phone message from Peter Stoffer , Veterans critic of the NDP. He has informed me the conservatives will not consider resolutions that the CVA has proposed to ensure their is equality in recognition in serious … Continue reading

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Fiduciary obligation of feds to veterans, families involves honour of Crown

Fiduciary obligation of feds to veterans, families involves honour of Crown There are shortcomings in the New Veterans Charter. The government should act and correct the most obvious deficiencies. By MICHEL W. DRAPEAU, JOSHUA M. JUNEAU | Published: Monday, 03/09/2015 … Continue reading

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Government should be taking the lumps, not injured veterans

Government should be taking the lumps, not injured veterans Despite what Prime Minister Stephen Harper says, Canada does not have the best veterans’ programs and services in the world. By SEAN BRUYEA | Published: Monday, 03/09/2015 12:00 am EDT It’s … Continue reading

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Tragic death of Sergeant Doiron in Iraq

I am trying to assess this objectively and in that light, I fail to see why the Pershmega is taking such a proactive position were it not true. They say, for example, Canadians arrived unannounced on the front line, were … Continue reading

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Wearing medals of the dead on Remembrance Day?

Interesting. on a personal level, I do not agree with the legion’s position. I think that allowing relatives of those who have sacrificed in Canada’s name should be allowed to where their forefathers medals, ON THE RIGHT, above or where … Continue reading

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The Conservative Decade of Darkness

The conservative decade of darkness Reality check. The Conservative decade of darkness, based on the numbers, not the spin of repeated headlines without substance. I would suggest that all those billions saved by delay upon delay in procurement in fighters, … Continue reading

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Rock the Hill June 5-6 2015 – Veterans standing for Veterans

  Sit rep. Rock the Hill JUNE 5-6th 2015 – Well, soon, God willing this bloody snow will be gone and fair winds and warm weather will be upon us. Time to get serious about organizing this years event. Be … Continue reading

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Blessed Paardeberg Day to the brotherhood. From my Budz Roscoe…

Blessed Paardeberg Day to the brotherhood. From my Budz Roscoe… Fellow Royals Tomorrow being Paardeberg Day and the 115th Anniversary of the decisive climax of the Battle of Paardeberg (18-27 February 1900) I thought to forward a well-researched and definitive … Continue reading

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Vet’s attack plan an extreme reaction to widespread frustration with Veterans’ Affairs

Vet’s attack plan an extreme reaction to widespread frustration with Veterans’ Affairs By Steve Mertl This Calgary skyscraper was the target of an attack plan designed by Glen Gieschen. (CBC) While they don’t condone what Glen Gieschen did, veterans’ advocates … Continue reading

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