Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee

OTTAWA: Gerald Soroka Member of Parliament for Yellowhead wishes to advise the launch of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Platinum Jubilee marking the 70th anniversary of her accession to the Throne. The deadline to apply for funding for community projects is February 22, 2022. The application ... Full Article

High-Speed Internet

OTTAWA: Gerald Soroka, Member of Parliament for Yellowhead wishes to advise that over $41 million in funding for 21 projects will bring high-speed Internet to 2,676 households in rural Alberta. The Universal Broadband Fund (UBF) Rapid Response Stream projects can be found at: ... Full Article

MP Soroka Questions the Minister on Food Increases

OTTAWA: Gerald Soroka, Member of Parliament for Yellowhead, asked the following during Question Period. “Mr. Speaker, according to Canada’s 2022 food price report, the overall food price increase is from 5% to 7%. It is the highest predicted increase in food prices in the last 20 years. ... Full Article

Canada-Alberta Livestock Feed Assistance AgriRecovery

OTTAWA: Gerald Soroka Member of Parliament for Yellowhead wishes to advise that the Canada-Alberta Livestock Feed Assistance AgriRecovery initiative’s second phase opened on January 5, 2022 will provides continued assistance to eligible Alberta producers, who were hit hard by the 2021 ... Full Article

Canada Summer Jobs 2022 Employer Applications

OTTAWA: Gerald Soroka Member of Parliament for Yellowhead wishes to advise that the launch of the employer application to Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ)2022 program begins today. This program helps youth (15 – 30 years of age) obtain their first summer work experience. The program provides ... Full Article

Changes to the Rules Respecting Track Safety

OTTAWA: Gerald Soroka Member of Parliament for Yellowhead wishes to advise that Transport Canada has approved another phase of changes to the Rules Respecting Track Safety, which focus on track inspection frequency and the use of automated track inspection technology. These changes are the ... Full Article

MP Soroka Questions the Minister on Labour Shortages

OTTAWA: Gerald Soroka, Member of Parliament for Yellowhead stood in the House today and asked the Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion: “Mr. Gerald Soroka (Yellowhead, CPC): Mr. Speaker, there is a massive shortage of labour across this country, especially in ... Full Article