Speeches

Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day Celebration

STOUFFVILLE – Hello everyone! Je suis ravie d’être parmi vous pour célébrer la Saint-Jean dans notre collectivité! Aujourd’hui, nous saluons la place occupée par la langue française, son patrimoine et sa culture dans ... Full Article

Decoration Day at Newmarket Cemetery

NEWMARKET – Good afternoon. It is a privilege to be here with you today to honour our veterans for their courage, service and sacrifice as we mark the Newmarket Veterans Association’s 70th Decoration Day service. Decoration Day serves as ... Full Article

Young Leaders Poland Youth Forum

WARSAW – We are here today to exchange ideas and experiences from someone like me, a Canadian Member of Parliament, with all of you – the bright young minds and future leaders from across Poland. I am in Warsaw because I am leading the ... Full Article

100th Anniversary of the Temple of Fame Reception

AURORA – Good evening everyone, I’m Leona Alleslev, your Member of Parliament for Aurora—Oak Ridges—Richmond Hill. I am thrilled to welcome you all here tonight at the Temple of Fame Opening Night Reception. This year marks the ... Full Article

NATO Parliamentary Assembly Arctic Conference

US EMBASSY OTTAWA – I want to thank the NATO Association of Canada for inviting me here today, and I would also like to thank the US Embassy for hosting this event. As we are all aware, today is the memorial of the September 11th attacks. ... Full Article