September 10, 2009
Action Alert: Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
We have learned that the Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement is to be the first order of business when the House of Commons reconvenes on Monday. There are strong indications that the Liberal Party are intending to support the bill.
We managed to back them off once before - we need to do so again.
Below is contact info for the Liberal leader, some influential Liberal MPs, Liberal members of the trade committee, and some Liberal MPs who narrowly won their ridings in the last election. Please send them messages urging them to oppose the CCFTA.
Ask your friends and family to do likewise.
1- Michael Ignatieff, Etobicoke-Lakeshore, ON, Tel: 416. 251.5510, Fax: 416.251.2845; Tel: 613.995.9364, Fax: 613.992.5880 IgnatM@parl.gc.ca
2- Bob Rae, Toronto Centre, ON, Tel: 416.954.2222, Fax: 416.954.9649, Tel: 613.992.5234, Fax: 613.996.9607 RaeB@parl.gc.ca
3- Maria Minna, Beaches-East York, ON, Tel: 416.467.0860, Fax: 416.467.0905 Tel: 613.992.2115 Fax: 613.996.7942 MinnaM@parl.gc.ca
***Here is list of Liberal MPs that are Members of the CIIT
Vice-Chair: John Cannis, Scarborough Centre, ON Tel: (416) 752-2358, Fax: (416) 752-4624; Tel: (613) 992-6823, Fax: (613) 943-1045 CanniJ@parl.gc.ca
1- Scott Brison, Kings-Hants, NS
Tel: (902) 542-4010, Fax: (902) 542-4184, Tel: (613) 995-8231, Fax (613) 996-9349 BrisoS@parl.gc.ca
2- Mario Silva, Davenport, ON Tel: (416) 654-8048, Fax: (416) 654-5083; Tel: (613) 992-2576, Fax: (613) 995-8202 SilvaM@parl.gc.ca
***Here are 12 Lib.MPs that won in 2008 with under 5% margin:
1- Ujjal Dosanjh, Vancouver South, BC, Tel: 604.775.5323; Fax: 604.775-5420; Tel: 613.995.7052, Fax: 613.995.2962 DosanU@parl.gc.ca
2- Keith Martin, Esquimalt-Juan de Fuca, BC Tel: 250.474.6505, Fax: 250.474.5322; Tel: 613.996.2625, Fax 613.996.9779 MartiK@parl.gc.ca
3- Alexandra Mendes, Brossard-La Prairie, QC, Tel: 450.466.6872, Fax: 450.466.9822; Tel : 613.995.9301, Fax : 613.992.7273 Mendes.A@parl.gc.ca
4- Andrew Kania, Brampton West, ON, Tel: 905.846.0076 Fax:905.846.3901 Tel: 613.995.5381 Fax: 613.995.6796 Kania.A@parl.gc.ca
5- Ruby Dhalla, Brampton - Springdale, ON, Tel: 905.874.6868, Fax: 905.874.1415; Tel: 613.995.4843, Fax: 613.995.7003 DhallR@parl.gc.ca
6- Siobhan Coady, St. John's South - Mount Pearl<, NL Tel: 709.772.4608, Fax: 709.772.4776; Tel: 613.992.0927, Fax: 613.995.7858 Coady.S@parl.gc.ca
7- Justin Trudeau, Papineau, QC, Tel: 514.277.6020, Fax : 514.277.3454; Tel: 613.995.8872, Fax: 613.995.9926 Trudeau.J@parl.gc.ca
8- Frank Valeriote, Quelph, ON, Tel: 519.837.8276, Fax: 519.837.8443; Tel: 613.996.4758, Fax: 613.996.9922 Valeriote.F@parl.gc.ca
9- Brian Murphy, Moncton-Riverview-Dieppe, NB, Tel: 506.851.3310, Fax: 506.851.3273; Tel: 613.992.8072, Fax: 613.992.8083 MurphB@parl.gc.ca
10- Paul Szabo, Mississauga South, ON, Tel: 905.822.2111, Fax: 905.822.2115; Tel: 613.992.4848, Fax: 613.996.3267 SzaboP@parl.gc.ca
11- Joe Volpe, Eglinton-Lawrence, ON, Tel: 416.781.5583, Fax: 416.781.5586; Tel: 613.992.6361, Fax: 613.992.9791 VolpeJ@parl.gc.ca
12- Wayne Easter, Malpeque, PE, Tel: 902.964.2428, Fax: 902.9
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