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June 07, 2021

Conservatives standing up to Liberals’ unprecedented attacks on freedom of speech

Ottawa, ON – Rachael Harder, Conservative Shadow Minister for Digital Government, and Alain Rayes, Conservative Shadow Minister for Canadian Heritage, issued the following statement after the Liberals and the Bloc Québécois shamefully colluded to try to ram Bill C-10 through Parliament, which aims to regulate the social media content of...

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May 11, 2021

Conservatives call on the Trudeau government to invoke pipeline treaty to save Line 5

Ottawa, ON – Greg McLean, Conservative Shadow Minister for Natural Resources, and the Hon. Michael Chong, Conservative Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs, and Gérard Deltell, House Leader of the Official Opposition, released the following statement on Enbridge Line 5: “Canadian energy security is at risk. “The governor of Michigan is...

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April 29, 2021

Erin O’Toole calls on Trudeau to vaccinate Canadians by May long weekend

Ottawa, ON – The Hon. Erin O’Toole, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and the Official Opposition, issued the following statement on the Conservative Opposition Day motion calling on Justin Trudeau to ensure Canadians have vaccines by the May long weekend: “Today, Canada’s Conservatives are calling on the Trudeau government to ensure...

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April 22, 2021

Secure Canada’s borders

Ottawa, ON – The Hon. Erin O’Toole, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and the Official Opposition, issued the following statement calling on Justin Trudeau to take action and secure Canada’s borders: “Throughout April, dozens of COVID-positive flights have been landing in Canada. With them, they have brought the risk of new variants,...

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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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