February 2022 News

Chris Lewis MP - Essex

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Essex MP Chris Lewis spoke up Tuesday about concerns with Canada’s Employment Insurance program that he said are of special concern to auto workers in the Southwestern Ontario region

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Cost of living continues to rise as inflation hits 4.7% | Dec 15, 2021

Canada’s inflation rate is at its highest point since 2003, with the cost of living up 4.7 per cent compared to a year ago.

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Brewing EI Crisis | Dec 14, 2021

Today, I stood in the House of Commons to bring attention to the issues facing workers, in the Windsor-Essex region. Many have been laid off as a result of the Pandemic, or chip shortage, and have run out of EI benefits. A worrying situation to be in right before Christmas. Today, I was able to ask the government to take action on this urgent need!!

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canadian taxpayers will spend $24.5 billion servicing federal debt | Dec 14, 2021

Today, the Minister of Finance tabled the government’s Fall Economic Statement. This economic plan does nothing to address Canada’s cost of living crisis and increases government spending by $71.2 billion.

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Discussing unemployment with UNIFOR | Dec 13, 2021

This morning I had a very informative meeting with Sarah McCue and Ken Kwiatkowski from UNIFOR who took the time to explain to me the far-reaching ramifications of those who are not receiving EI even though they have been laid off as a result of the pandemic or other issues.

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Shop, Ship, Dine…. Support Local| Dec 11, 2021

I once again join up with the great people of Windsor-Essex Regional Chamber of Commerce at the Town of Essex Essex BIA Santa Claus Parade!

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Discussing Local News with UNIFOR | Dec 09, 2021


It was great to meet with UNIFOR’s, Paul McKie, Julie Kotsis, Rob Wood and Jamey Rosdobutko about media workers’ jobs and helping to support local news.

Discussing Renewable energy with DIAGEO | Dec 08, 2021

Yesterday I met with Nathalie Liz and Steve about the work of DIAGEO which is the company that produces the iconic Crown Royal Canadian Whiskey.

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I am happy to back on the international trade committee | Dec 07, 2021


Today I had my first meeting with the Conservative members of the committee. I will be working hard to make Essex, Canada, and the world a better place.

It was a busy week in ottawa | Dec 03, 2021

I am pleased to be the Ontario Regional Representative for the Conservative Hunting and Angling Caucus.

Thank You To All Out Food Bank Volunteers | Dec 3, 2021

This is a very important time of the year when many people volunteer to help others in need
Thank you to all of the volunteers that continue to serve in our community.