For Immediate Release
OTTAWA — Today, John Nater, Member of Parliament for Perth—Wellington submitted his pre-budget consultations report to the Honourable Bill Morneau, Minister of Finance.
M.P. Nater sent out pre-budget consultation questionnaires to every Municipal Councillor in Perth—Wellington. As well, agricultural groups, charities, economic and business organizations, and service clubs were given the opportunity to provide input.
M.P. Nater also posted a request for pre-budget input from constituents on his official M.P. Facebook page, while the business questionnaire was posted online by the Stratford and District Chamber of Commerce.
“I received excellent feedback from a variety of municipalities, organizations, and individuals” said M.P. Nater, “I would like to thank everyone who participated in these important consultations.”
“I expect the Minister of Finance to consider the needs of every region in the country before presenting the 2016 – 2017 Federal Budget to Parliament”
Contact: Keith Mitchell