Bernier Vows Lower Immigration Levels But Voters In His Riding Say They Need More Foreign Workers

Before Maxime Bernier founded the People’s Party of Canada, he was a member of Stephen Harper’s Conservatives and MP for the riding of Beauce, Que.. Since parting ways with the Conservatives, the PPC leader has made headlines for calling for the end of mass immigration in Canada, going as far as making it a party platform. But not all voters in his riding are on board. With small businesses struggling to hire more workers, voters are calling for easier access to court foreign workers. HuffPost Canada’s Althia Raj visited the riding to see if Bernier’s immigration policies may cost him his seat in Ottawa come Oct.21.

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