Archive for April, 2012

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Pierre Poilievre

April 30, 2012

Mr. Poilievre is a member of the Conservative party, serving the constituency of  Nepean-Carlton since 2004.  He holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and has served on Parliamentary Committees for Official Languages, Government Operations, Public Accounts, and Ethics & Privacy. He has been named one of Ottawa Life Magazine’s Top 50 People and is a passionate advocate for helping at-risk youth build productive lives .

He serves as the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities and for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario. In addition Mr. Poilievre is a member of a number of governmental committees.

Pray that he is known as a man of integrity and courage to stand for what is right.

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Donna Plett

April 29, 2012

Senator Plett is a member of the Conservative party, representing the senatorial region of Landmark, Manitoba since 2009. He is the second Mennonite to be appointed to the Senate since Confederation. Senator Donald Neil Plett, grew up in a small town of 900 people at the longitudinal center of Canada, Landmark, Manitoba. He is a  graduate from Red River College in Winnipeg and as an alumni member he served on the Board of Governors of the College.

He is an active member of the Amadeus Steen Foundation board. In the Senate, he serves on the Transportation and Communication Committee, Agriculture and Forestry Committee, National Security and Defence Committee as well as the Veterans Affairs Committee. of directors.  He and his wife Betty Plett  have four sons, as well as seven grandchildren.

Pray that there would be a culture of co-operation and honour within all parties.

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Louis Plamondon

April 28, 2012

Mr. Plamondon is a member of the  Bloc Québécoishe Party, serving the constituency of Bas-Richelieu–Nicolet–Bécancour, Quebec since 1997 .  He was born in Saint-Raymond de Portneuf, Quebec, Canada.  Prior to his political career he was a businessman and professor.

He is the  Acting leader of the Bloc Québécois House .

Pray that the motives behind any decision, would not feed selfish ambition, but will be for the good of the whole nation.

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Christian Paradis

April 27, 2012

Mr. Paradis is a member of the Conservative party since 2006, serving the constituency of   Mégantic–L’Érable (Quebec). He was born in Thetford Mines, Quebec, Canada. Mr. Paradis graduated from the Université de Sherbrooke in civil law and holds a graduate degree in corporate law from Université Laval. Prior to his election to Parliament, Mr. Paradis had a legal practice specializing in corporate law. He and his wife Julie have three children.

Mr. Paradis is the Minister of Industry and Minister of State (Agriculture).

Pray that he pursue meaningful time with his family which brings stability at home and at work.

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Annick Papillon

April 26, 2012

Annick is a newly elected member of the NDP party, serving the constituency of Quebec, she has lived in Quebec City for 12 years and was working for the Institut de la statistique du Québec before being elected Member of Parliament.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in communications, law and history and also pursued advanced studies in journalism at the Université Laval. She specializes in international policy and field journalism.

After a field placement with Radio Télévision Belge Francophone (RTBF), she returned to Quebec and dedicated herself to international organizations such as Oxfam, UNICEF, Amnesty International and the Red Cross.

Pray that she receive wise and Godly counselors to help reach her full potential.

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Massimo Pacetti

April 25, 2012

Mr Pacetti is a member of the Liberal party, serving the constituency of Saint-Leonard- Saint-Micel,Quebec since 2002. Mr. Pacetti was born and has lived his whole life in the riding they represents.

Mr. Pacetti holds a degree in Certified General Accounting (CGA) from the Ordre des Comptables Généraux Accrédités du Québec, a Graduate Diploma in Public Accountancy from McGill University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from Concordia University and in 2008 he was awarded a Fellowship by the Certified General Accountants Association of Canada. He and his wife Danielle have two children and live in the riding of Saint-Léonard / Saint-Michel.

Before entering public life, Mr. Pacetti managed his own accounting firm which he founded in 1993. Mr. Pacetti was also elected as a school trustee for the Pointe-de-l’Île School Board from 1998 to 2002.

Pray that he pursue meaningful time with his family which brings stability at home and at work.

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TIll O’Neill Gordon

April 23, 2012

Tilly is a member of the Conservative party, serving the constituency of Miramichi, New Brunswick, since 2008.  She is a native of the Miramichi area (Escuminac), who moved  there with her family from the former town of Chatham in 1961, She attended St. Michael’s Academy, graduating in 1967, following graduation, she attended Teachers’ College in Fredericton & began teaching in 1970.

She has held many political positions in her community/province: president of Miramichi Bay PC Association, President of Miramichi Bay Du Vin PC Association, President of the Federal PC Associatio. As part of their duties, Members of Parliament sit on House of Commons Standing committees.  Tilly is  Vice-Chair of the Standing Committee on the Status of Women and is also a member of several Inter-Parliamentary associations and groups.

Pray that she be encouraged to live a lifestyle that promotes good  health and endurance.