Conservatives confirm Guy Lauzon as 2019 candidate for SDSG

Guy Lauzon (The Leader/file photo)

CORNWALL – The Conservative Party riding association in Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry announced December 16th that Guy Lauzon has officially been recognized as the candidate for the Conservative Party of Canada for the next federal election. That election is scheduled to take place in October 2019.

“I am honoured and humbled to be given the opportunity to seek re-election and to continue to serve the residents of our Stormont, Dundas and South Glengarry”, stated Lauzon in a media release sent Monday.

Mr. Lauzon was first elected as the Member of Parliament for Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry in 2004 and subsequently re-elected in 2006, 2008, 2011 and 2015. Mr. Lauzon has held several additional roles throughout the years including a 7 year term as the National Conservative Caucus Chair where he worked weekly with former Prime Minister Stephen Harper, members of Cabinet, and Caucus colleagues. He has also served as Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and for the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario, and as Deputy Government Whip.