Tag Archives: Mike Blais

WE CHALLENGE OUR GOVERNMENT’S POSITION ON MEFLQOUINE


Getting help for veterans and citizens suffering from the adverse effects of mefloquine or Lariam is the government’s responsibility to right the suffering its mandatory position has caused. Continue reading

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Dr. Remington Nevin has chapter on Mefloquine and PTSD published


We now have expert confirmation of the horrors so many are suffering from the after effects of the anti-malaria drug, mefloquine or Lariam. If you go to Dr. Nevin’s web site, you can download the chapter in pdf format. http://www.RemingtonNevin.com/site/publications.htmlContinue reading

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New hope for veterans suffering from PTSD


Another resource for veterans suffering from PTSD. This Alliston Workshop in Ontario on Saturday, July 12, 2014 is not government-endorsed, but your local legions are promoting it. For early bird enquiries or appointments call Sandra at (705) 733-8284 or visit … Continue reading

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CVA appeals for federal support of Nova Scotia Supreme Court’s ruling that supports veterans


CVA Warning order – SISIP Ruling – Operation Positive Review From Michael L Blais CD Shot over… Serving members, fellow veterans, mother, fathers, sons and daughters of those who stand on guard for thee. I am reaching out to you … Continue reading

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CVA Founder/President thanks veterans for support and praises first steps made


Mike Blais Rcr Cfds   I think we can deem this effort a major success as far as objectives are concerned. The last time I spoke with Minister Blaney, I urged him to fight for us, that even one percent was a … Continue reading

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New rapport built with New Democrats and Liberals after vets attend Parliamentary vote on budget cuts to VAC


Mike Blais Rcr Cfds 10:41pm Mar 14 CVA Situation Report – 14 March 2012 H-15The Canadian veterans Advocacy is a nonpartisan organization that will support any political party’s motion or bill that will restore the life time Sacred obligation to the wounded affected … Continue reading

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Veterans in Parliament to support NDP motion to protect VAC from budget cuts witness gov’t. spin masters


The Canadian Press‘ Murray Brewster and CTV is in Ottawa following the debate in Parliament over the NDP motion to block budget cuts to VAC. They have to give fair and balanced reporting, which follows. After watching CSPAN, however, it is clear … Continue reading

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CVA builds bridge to re-invent VRAB


This morning I received a situation report from Mike Blais outlining how the Canadian Veterans Advocacy is working to rectify the disconnect between disabled Veterans and the Veterans Review and Appeal Board (VRAB). It follows. BONNIE FYI – We hope veterans will print … Continue reading

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New Democrats repeat call for inquiry into Veterans Affairs


Today I received this note from Mike Blais with the attached NDP press release. I have nothing more to add because I agree with Mike. Pictured to the right is NDP Member of Parliament, Peter Stoffer, who repeats his call for an investigation … Continue reading

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Veterans Affairs breaks promise to veteran who went on hunger strike last fall


Ah, the hyprocisy! While good public relations for Veterans Affairs Canada makes the bureacracy appear to be doing more for claimants, the truth hurts. Mike Blais, founder and president of the Canadian Veterans Advocacy, once more writes to the Minister of Veterans … Continue reading

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