National Newswatch

It’s time to increase defence spending

Mar 16 2022 — Jean Charest — My Conservative government will make significant changes and upgrades to our nation’s military capabilities. National security is a necessity, not a luxury. The war in Ukraine has illustrated the need to bolster our security capabilities here in Canada. The current government has remained content to underfund national defence for too long. The Liberal governments’ inaction […]

Our world has changed forever. Canada must change, as well

Feb 25 2022 — Jean Charest — On Thursday, millions of Canadians were confronted with the stark reality of a major war in Europe. There are Canadians who are in this country because Russian tanks rolled into Budapest in 1956. There are Canadians who are here because Russian tanks rolled into Prague in 1968. We can now anticipate another generation of Canadians […]