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February 24, 2022

Conservatives condemn Putin’s invasion of Ukraine

Ottawa, ON – The Hon. Candice Bergen, Leader of the Conservative Party of Canada and the Official Opposition issued the following statement on Putin’s invasion of Ukraine: “The Conservative Party of Canada stands in solidarity with Ukraine and its people. “Together with millions of Canadians and the Ukrainian community in...

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February 24, 2022

Conservatives Celebrate Canada’s Agriculture Day

Ottawa, ON – John Barlow, Conservative Shadow Minister for Agriculture, Agri-Food and Food Security, Dave Epp, Conservative Deputy Shadow Minister for Agriculture, Agri-Food and Food Security, and Richard Lehoux, Conservative Deputy Shadow Minister for Agriculture, Agri-Food and Food Security, today released the following statement celebrating Canada’s Agriculture Day: “Today we...

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February 16, 2022

Justin Trudeau’s record-high inflation means higher prices for essentials

Ottawa, ON – The Hon. Candice Bergen, Leader of the Conservative Party of Canada and the Official Opposition, released the following statement on a Statistics Canada report warning that inflation reached 5.1 per cent: “For the first time since September 1991, prices are up 5.1 per cent compared to a...

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February 15, 2022

Conservatives call for a plan to end all federal mandates and restrictions

Ottawa, ON – The Hon. Candice Bergen, Leader of the Conservative Party of Canada and the Official Opposition, released the following statement on the Conservative Opposition Day motion calling on the Liberals to table a plan to lift all federal mandates and restrictions: “Canadians urgently need a plan to get...

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Meet The Candidate of Record

Yvonne Robertson has lived in Don Valley West for over 20 years. Her family and her career have grown here. She is firmly committed to her community and to the vibrant, growing city of Toronto.

 

As a student, Yvonne Robertson spent hours rowing and swimming to many victories at regattas and swim meets in Ontario. This experience taught her the importance of discipline and focus.

 

Yvonne went on to obtain a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science and Economics from Bishop's University, in Lennoxville, Quebec and a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from University of London and then began her professional career.

 

In 1997, Yvonne Robertson incorporated her company Matrix Power Services Ltd in Canada and began distributing specialized electrical products throughout North America. She married Jason Robertson in 2000. They have 3 children, now in their teens. Yvonne spent years expanding the business, parenting and volunteering in her community.  During this time, she relied on the vital skills of prioritizing and maximizing efficiency. 

 

Her professional commitments grew as she developed other products for her companies and brokered new markets. Sahara & Co, a wellness company specializing in all natural teas and bath therapies, has blossomed because of Yvonne's resolute focus. Having expansive small business experience has enabled Robertson to help many to successfully find their entrepreneurial spirit.

 

The Robertson family have lived for years in Don Valley West. Favourite family pastimes include walking through Sherwood Park with their dog, Biscuit. Yvonne supports many local charities and is especially proud of working alongside the officers at 53 Division through their Cops and Kids Programme.

 

Intelligence, business experience, life experience, discipline, passion and commitment are just some of the qualities that define Yvonne Robertson.

 

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