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September 17, 2021

Trudeau must fire candidate charged with sexual assault

Ottawa, ON – The Conservative Party National Campaign today released the following statement on Justin Trudeau’s candidate in Spadina—Fort York: “Last night, media reported that Justin Trudeau’s candidate in Spadina—Fort York was charged with sexual assault in 2019 – a fact that Justin Trudeau, the Liberal Party of Canada, and...

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September 13, 2021

Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole shares plan to support parents

Ottawa, ON – Today, the Hon. Erin O’Toole, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives, shared his plan to support parents. “The last thing I want new and expecting parents to worry about is their income or how they’re going to pay for essentials like cribs, car seats, and clothes when Justin Trudeau...

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September 12, 2021

Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole announces plan to support grieving parents

Vancouver, BC – Today, the Hon. Erin O’Toole, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives, announced his plan to support parents experiencing the trauma of a miscarriage, stillbirth, or loss of a child. “Every year, thousands of Canadian parents struggle with the loss of a child, but our current benefits system does not...

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September 11, 2021

Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole announces plan for the GTA

Whitby, ON – Today, the Hon. Erin O’Toole, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives, released his plan to improve the lives of Canadians in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Nearly one in five Canadians live in the GTA, but families in these communities are increasingly worried about finding a home they can...

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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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