Marilyn Gladu

Sarnia—Lambton

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October 12, 2019

Andrew Scheer names Co-Chairs of committee to cut corporate welfare

Taxpayer handouts to wealthy executives, shareholders, and foreign companies to be eliminated, savings to be redirected to Canadians Today, Andrew Scheer announced that as Prime Minister he will appoint Kevin Falcon, the former deputy premier and finance minister of British Columbia, and Yves Desjardins-Siciliano, the former president and CEO of...

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October 12, 2019

Fact Check: Trudeau is desperately lying about our Conservative plan to build infrastructure

Justin Trudeau failed to deliver the infrastructure he promised to Canadians The independent Parliamentary Budget Officer (PBO) confirmed that Justin Trudeau was unable to deliver 40% of the budgeted infrastructure he promised. In contrast Andrew Scheer will extend the Investing in Canada Plan by an additional three years so that...

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October 11, 2019

Scheer to lay out 100 Day Action Plan

Conservatives will spend final week outlining government agenda for first 100 days Over the next several days, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer will announce the first things a new Conservative government will do during its first 100 days in office. “Canadians are getting ready to elect a new government and I...

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October 11, 2019

Andrew Scheer reveals his Plan For You To Get Ahead

Conservatives unveil fully costed platform that eliminates Justin Trudeau’s deficit by 2024. Today, Canada’s Conservatives released Andrew Scheer’s Plan for You to Get Ahead, a fully costed platform that details how a new Conservative government will live within its means and put more money in your pockets. In his remarks, Andrew Scheer...

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Marilyn Gladu

Meet The Candidate

MP Marilyn Gladu is a professional engineer by trade, having worked across local and global industry in various roles for over 30 years.  

First elected as the Member of Parliament for Sarnia-Lambton in 2015, Marilyn was appointed as the Official Opposition Science Critic and Chair for the Status of Women Committee just weeks into the 42nd Parliament. 

In 2016, Marilyn received the MacLean’s award as the “Most Collegial Parliamentarian”, voted by members of Parliament from all parties. She served as the Co-Chair of the Parliamentary Rail Caucus, in addition to the Vice-Chair of the Aerospace Caucus. She was able to use these roles to help champion the need for enhanced rail and other services across the SWO region. 

In September of 2017, Marilyn was named to the Official Opposition's Shadow Cabinet as the Shadow Minister of Health in addition to the Vice-Chair of the Standing Committee on Health.  Marilyn also enjoyed her time as a founding member of the Parliamentary Outdoors Caucus. As one of the most respected leading members of the 42nd Parliament, Marilyn always worked cooperatively and respectfully with her parliamentary peers. She was also able to use her involvement in these roles to help bring issues in Sarnia-Lambton to the national spotlight.  This greatly helped while seeking federal funding for our own local priorities.

A special moment in Marilyn’s political career was when her private members bill on palliative care (C-277) received unanimous consent in the House of Commons and Senate. This legislation will help make a positive difference in the lives of millions of Canadians.  She was one of only 10 MP's from the 42nd Parliament to have private member's legislation gain Royal Assent to become law.    The St. Joseph's Hospice in Sarnia was a main source of inspiration behind her bill.  She also took a leading... Read Bio