Happy New Year! Here's another mix of centre-right events in the GTA to get your year started.
To kick off 2017, we're proud to present our updated website including additional testimonials from prominent local tories: Stella Ambler, Luca Bucci, Jim Burnett, Benjamin Dichter, Jamie Ellerton, Stephen Lecce and Leif Malling! If you're interested in providing a testimonial or sponsoring GTATory please contact us.
Also, this month we've included a series of summer opportunities for young people looking to get some hands-on experience in politics. Hopefully, some are helpful for you!
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Learn the latest tips on reaching voters through social media, interesting panel topics and speakers, and lots of networking opportunities. Come to the largest annual gathering of conservatives in Canada!
Cost: Regular tickets are $499 per person with a limited number of student tickets for $50. Please visit the conference's websitefor full pricing options. Early bird ends on January 27th!
Leadership Candidates will be debating for the third time in Quebec City. Like previous debates, candidates will address issues that matter most to Canadians. Employment, infrastructure, health care, balancing the budget and keeping taxes low and more. No matter who our next leader is, we need to make sure that we hold Justin Trudeau’s Liberals to one term!
Mr. Prato will discuss his role in promoting and supporting Canada’s interests in the influential political region of New York and share his perspective on energy, environmental, economic, and security policies as they pertain to Canadian-U.S. relations, all a few days before the potentially transformative inauguration of President Donald J. Trump.
Cost: Member & spouse: $58pp Guests: $72pp (plus taxes & house charges)
In anticipation of the upcoming U.S. presidential inauguration, join The Strategists – Kathleen Monk, David Herle and Jaime Watt – in a discussion moderated by Don Newman, as they look forward to the future of Canada-U.S. relations.
Cost: $85 per person ($95 per person for non-members)
The Club is pleased to invite Conservative Party of Canada leadership candidate Lisa Raitt as their guest speaker for a very special breakfast. This is a unique opportunity for Hamiltonians to meet face to face with Lisa Raitt to ask her questions about her platform and vision for the party.
The Programme is designed to provide backbench MPPs with highly qualified assistants. In addition to providing practical experience with the daily workings of the Ontario Legislature, OLIP provides Interns the opportunity to supplement their university training through regular academic discussions and by writing an academic paper on a topic of their choice.
Location: Toronto, ON
Pay: $21,000 in stipends with additional payments upon completion of a draft and final version of an academic paper.
For the past forty-six years, the Programme has given university graduates from across the country the opportunity to work and study on Parliament Hill from September to June. This independent, non-partisan initiative is supported by private and public sector sponsors.
Generation Screwed is fighting for fiscal responsibility on 27 Canadian campuses and counting. Following successful large scale events in Montreal, Calgary and Quebec City, they are launching this year’s Action Forum series in Toronto, in partnership with Students on Political Correctness for an event aimed at tackling deficit spending, lack of opportunities for youth and the political climate on campus.
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