Newsroom


Chong Announces Federal Investment in A.O. Smith in Fergus

Government of Canada will invest $39,000 in training for AO Smith employees  OTTAWA – Michael Chong, M.P. for Wellington-Halton Hills, announced that the federal government will invest $39,000 in the AO Smith plant in Fergus. The money will provide advanced skills training for employees at the plant and is being granted by the federal government […]

Read more

Michael Chong Urges Swift Action on Climate Change

Statement in the House of Commons on December 3, 2010

Read more

Michael Chong Urges Swift Action on Climate Change – House of Commons, December 3, 2010

Hon. Michael Chong (Wellington—Halton Hills, CPC): Mr. Speaker, the manufactured controversy known as “Climategate” has now been debunked by five reviews, including Britain”s Royal Society and the U.S. National Academy of Sciences. All concluded that scientists had not, as critics alleged, distorted scientific evidence about global warming. A major assessment earlier this year from the […]

Read more

Support Michael Chong’s Question Period Reform

Read more about my motion to reform Question Period on my website: http://michaelchong.ca I also appeared on

Read more

Support Michael Chong’s Question Period Reform

Read more about my motion to reform Question Period on my website: http://michaelchong.ca I also appeared on

Read more

House of Commons Passes Chong’s Motion 235-44

Motion orders Procedure and House Affairs Committee to propose changes to reform Question Period within six months OTTAWA – A motion to reform Question Period, moved by Michael Chong, Member of Parliament for Wellington-Halton Hills, passed in the House of Commons today by a vote of 235 to 44. The motion orders the Standing Committee […]

Read more

Michael Chong Elected Chair of Heritage Committee

Committee has oversight over public broadcasting, Canadian history and heritage, amateur sports, and the audio, visual and literary arts Ottawa – Michael Chong, Member of Parliament for Wellington-Halton Hills, was elected Chair of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage today. Chong was nominated by fellow Conservative, Dean Del Mastro and his nomination […]

Read more

Governments of Canada and Ontario Celebrate New Affordable Housing in Wellington County

Fergus, ON – The Government of Canada, the Government of Ontario, and the County of Wellington celebrated the grand opening of 55 affordable rental units. The project is supported by more than $3.8 million in funding through the Canada-Ontario Affordable Housing Program. The Honourable Michael Chong, Member of Parliament for Wellington-Halton Hills, and John Wilkinson, […]

Read more

Time to Reform Question Period

If one thing has been made abundantly clear to me during my time as a Member of Parliament, it is that ordinary Canadians are disappointed with the behaviour in Question Period and want to see their Parliamentarians focus on the issues that really matter, instead of cheap political point scoring. Question Period is the 45 […]

Read more

The Elephant in our Living Rooms

Canadians expect the federal government to live within its means. What is true for government is also true for households (Statistics Canada defines a “household” as a person or a group of people living in the same dwelling. Households include retired couples, childless couples, individuals living on their own and the traditional nuclear family). Canadian […]

Read more



Menu