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April 15, 2021

Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole announces climate change plan

  Ottawa, ON – Today, the Hon. Erin O’Toole, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and the Official Opposition, unveiled the Conservative climate change plan. Recognizing the important role Canada has in combatting climate change, the comprehensive plan will achieve substantially the same emissions reductions by 2030 as the government's current plan, while creating...

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April 12, 2021

Statement from Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole on Justin Trudeau’s vaccine failure

Ottawa, ON – The Hon. Erin O’Toole, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and the Official Opposition, issued the following statement: “Canadians are having a very difficult time coping with the current spike in COVID-19 cases and accompanying lockdowns. Hospitalizations and ICU admissions are soaring. Business are closed, and workers are losing their...

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April 06, 2021

Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole pledges pandemic response public inquiry

  Ottawa, ON – The Hon. Erin O’Toole, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and the Official Opposition, issued the following statement: “Last spring, when it was clear that vaccines would be the key tool to turn the page in the crisis, Justin Trudeau dropped the ball completely. “He turned to China, of all...

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March 25, 2021

Conservative statement on Liberal Carbon Tax Supreme Court ruling

Ottawa, ON – The Hon. Erin O’Toole, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and the Official Opposition, issued the following statement on the Supreme Court of Canada’s ruling on the Liberal Carbon Tax: “Canada’s Conservatives will repeal Justin Trudeau’s Carbon Tax. We will protect the environment and fight the reality of climate change, but...

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Krystina Waler

Meet The Candidate

Krystina Waler is your Conservative candidate for St. Catharines in the next federal election. She was born and raised in St. Catharines and currently lives in the Facer Street area.

Krystina’s career has been centered around helping people who need it most. She's organized 7 medical missions overseas staffed with Canadian medical teams to treat persons injured from military conflicts. She has also served as the director of a surgical education & training partnership in association with Sunnybrook Health Sciences. Krystina is currently the interim executive director of a foundation that focuses on helping children who are orphaned abroad with mental health supports and learning skills and trades to prepare them for life as adults. She is proud to be running as the Conservative candidate for St. Catharines in the next federal election.

Krystina completed high school at Sir Winston Churchill and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology at Wilfrid Laurier University. Krystina also earned a Master of Science in Health Technology Assessment and Management from the University of Toronto, with a focus on how to best use health care technology to improve the quality of life of people around the world.

She values public service because she was raised in a family whose careers have been dedicated to public service. Her mother is a long-time teacher and principal in local education, and her father continues to practice medicine as a local doctor. The Waler family has deep roots throughout the St. Catharines community.

Krystina’s grandparents were immigrants who came to Canada from Ireland and war-torn Ukraine to find a better life. Through learning of their life struggles, Krystina grew up with a strong sense of responsibility and the importance of giving back to her community and country. She treasures the values, freedoms, and opportunities that Canada provides.

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