In today’s digital economy, access to the internet is essential to create jobs, realize economic opportunities and connect Canadians to online services.
A re-elected Conservative government will build on our record of supporting charitable giving and voluntarism by providing tax relief for service club memberships via the Charitable Donations Tax Credit.
Our Conservative government has taken practical and concrete steps to conserve and enhance our country's natural environment. We announced additional actions to protect Pacific salmon and salmon habitat and to safeguard BC’s marine environment.
There is no higher calling than raising a child – and no greater reward.
Our Conservative Party has cut unnecessary red tape so that small businesses and entrepreneurs can spend more time serving Canadian consumers and less time on checking bureaucratic boxes. We have saved Canadian businesses over $32 million in administrative burden each year, as well as 750,000 hours in time spent dealing with red tape, all while maintaining high standards for safety and protection.
There are some offenders so dangerous, so violent that we can’t allow them back on the streets.
We've announced several measures to expand and strengthen the Canadian Armed Forces reserve in order to better protect Canada's sovereignty and to deepen the connection between the Canadian Armed Forces and Canadian communities.
Our Conservative Government believes in helping Canadian families purchase and invest in their first home. And our plan is working. Canada has one of the highest rates of home ownership in the industrialized world.
A re-elected Conservative government will expand the Junior Canadian Rangers by 15%, to 5,000 members, in time for the 20th anniversary of the permanent establishment of the Junior Ranger program in 2018.
We announced that, as part of our low-tax plan for Canadians, a re-elected Conservative government will protect the TFSA and the recent enhancements to it that Canadians are enjoying.
For many Canadians, owning a home represents both their most important investment and the achievement of a key life goal.
Illicit drugs destroy lives. They rob young people of their futures. They tear families apart, make our streets less safe, and lay waste to our communities.