Senator Bob Runciman - Ontario - Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes

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February 25, 2015
OTTAWA, February 25, 2015 – Senator Bob Runciman’s bill to protect public transit operators is now the law, after receiving Royal Assent earlier today. “From now on, judges will h...
February 16, 2015
Immediate release OTTAWA, February 16, 2015 – Senator Bob Runciman’s bill to protect public transit operators passed Third Reading in the House of Commons today with unanimous s...
December 03, 2014
Following are the remarks deivered by Senator Bob Runciman to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights, Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014, on Bill S-221. The committee recommended ...
June 17, 2014
OTTAWA, June 17, 2014 – A plan to manage water levels on Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River announced today by the International Joint Commission is a sensible compromise that should be imp...
April 04, 2014
OTTAWA, April 4, 2014 – Senator Bob Runciman is contacting U.S. officials in his efforts to ensure local representation on the Thousand Islands Bridge Authority. Runciman (Thousand Islands an...


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It was a great honour to be called upon by Prime Minister Stephen Harper to serve in the Senate., after 29 years as a member of the Ontario Legislature. Thank you for visiting my website and please check back often for updates.

Senator Bob Runciman