Edmonton, Alberta — James Cumming, Member of Parliament for Edmonton Centre and the Official Opposition Shadow Minister for COVID-19 Economic Recovery, issued the following statement:

Letter to the Prime Minister on Residential School Tragedy

Last week, the Tk'emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation uncovered the remains of 215 children in a mass grave at the site of a former residential school outside Kamloops in B.C.'s southern Interior. This tragedy has had a profound effect on First Nations communities and our country as a whole. 

STATEMENT: O’Toole: Justin Trudeau’s budget is a massive letdown for Canadians

Ottawa, ON – The Hon. Erin O’Toole, Leader of the Official Opposition, today released the following statement in response to Justin Trudeau’s 2021 federal budget: 

STATEMENT: Conservatives call on Trudeau to extend tax filing deadline

Ottawa, ON – Philip Lawrence, Conservative Shadow Minister for National Revenue, and Luc Berthold, Conservative Shadow Minister for the Treasury Board, released the following statement calling on Justin Trudeau to extend tax filing season:

NEWS RELEASE: Conservative Climate Action Plan

Ottawa, ON – Today, the Hon. Erin O’Toole, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and the Official Opposition, unveiled the Conservative climate change plan.

Statement from Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole on 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 jobs or having their hours cut. 

Edmonton Centre Volunteer Recognition Awards

Every April, we celebrate National Volunteer Recognition Week and the importance of what it means to all of us. National Volunteer Week takes on a significant meaning this year as we approach a full year since the initial outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Nomination details below!


New Travel Measures

The Government of Canada has introduced further measures to help limit the spread of COVID-19 and its variants in Canada. People who travel by air for non-essential reasons will face new measures and expenses when they return to Canada. 


Press Release: James Cumming new Shadow Minister for COVID-19 Economic Recovery

OTTAWA ­– The Hon. Erin O’Toole, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition, announced a shuffle in the Conservative Shadow Cabinet for the second session of the 43rd Parliament.


NEW: Edmonton Centre Youth Engagement Board

I'm proud to present Edmonton-Centre's Youth Engagement Board.

This is a non-partisan opportunity for youth ages 14 to 24 to connect regularly to discuss topics in popular culture, politics, and to voice ideas that will shape the future of Canada: