Lawrence is deeply committed to his family, and thoroughly enjoys time with them in any form: at home, vacation, or watching various sporting events his family participates in. Lawrence has been actively involved in the community and has served as a coach and director for local community clubs. Lawrence also was the co-chair of a local citizens group that advocated on behalf of local citizens.
Summary of Riding Accomplishments
Over $2.8 million in funding for youth programming and services, including Canada Summer Jobs, Skills Link funding, along with playground and community centre infrastructure improvements.
Over $6.3 million in funding for local organizations that provide valuable programming and opportunities for seniors, people facing mental health concerns or persons with disabilities in areas of housing, employment, accessibility, and recreation spaces including Transcona Council for Seniors, Good Neighbours, and the Elmwood-East Kildonan Active Living Centre.
Over $58 million in funding to support various community infrastructure projects, including the Plessis Underpass, Disraeli Bridge, and Transcona Centennial Square.
$10.7 million in funding for initiatives that support our community’s science, technology, and environment sectors.
Some of our Conservative policy announcements
Our Conservative government has stood up for Canadian jobs, protected our economy, and supported our seniors and families.
A re-elected Conservative government will continue to focus on protecting the economy and creating jobs, with a plan based on low taxes and balanced budgets.
Here are some of our party’s party announcements so far this campaign.
A career politician we just can't afford
Thomas Mulcair and the NDP promise big, multi-billion dollar spending schemes. But these expensive programs would put Canada back into deficit and drive up taxes for ordinary Canadians.
The riding was created in 1987 from Winnipeg North Centre and Winnipeg—Birds Hill ridings.
It was previously named Winnipeg—Transcona from 1987 to 2003.
It contains the neighbourhoods of Transcona, South Transcona, Peguis, Regent, Mission Gardens, Melrose, Kildonan Meadows, North Transcona, Kildare Redonda, Kern Park, Canterbury Park, Kildonan Drive, Rossmere, Valley Gardens, Munroe, West Elmwood, Chalmers, Braeside, Talbot Grey, East Elmwood, Mission and Tyne-Tees within the city of Winnipeg. It covers 46 square km.
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