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  • His favourite word is jobs.

Conservative MP for North Vancouver (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 48.60% of the vote.

Two days ago

Didn't vote on Vote #255 on Bill C-13 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act, the Competition Act and the Mutual Legal ...

Didn't vote on Vote #254 That, in the opinion of the House, the proposed Port of Gros-Cacouna oil terminal, which will be used ...

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Learn more about Philip Ave overpass here -> http://t.co/M00SDIrrU9 http://t.co/S1SBsKlGfB

Posted on Twitter Construction starts for Philip Ave overpass,key to North Shore trade & transport systems!@NVanDistrict @jthornthwaite http://t.co/0BdFhRXz1K

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Mr. Speaker, let us hear from the people who actually create the jobs. CFIB says the small business job credit will create 25,000 person years of ...

Posted on Twitter Our Govt has best job creation record in G7 since recession: 74k jobs increase in Sept, 1.2M since 2009 -> http://t.co/fhem4iQ6V0 #cdnpoli

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thank you, Chair. Thanks to our witnesses for being here today. I just want to begin by following up on a comment made by Mr. Cullen ...

Voted Yes on Vote #253 on Bill C-247 Expand the mandate of Service Canada in respect of the death of a Canadian citizen ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thank you, Chair. Thanks to our witnesses for being here this evening. My first questions will be for the Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters and Mr. Myers. ...

Voted Yes on Vote #252 That this House (i) recognise that the leadership of the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of ...

Voted No on Vote #251 That Government Business No. 13 be amended: ( a) by replacing clause (iii) with the following: “(iii) accept ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thanks to our witnesses for being here today. My first questions will be for the Centre for Drug Research and Development. ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Minister Shea and MPs Saxton and Weston Announce Funding for Major ... NORTH VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 3, 2014) - The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, joined by Andrew Saxton, MP for North Vancouver and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance, and John ...

Posted on Twitter Govt of #Canada proud to support sustainable fisheries w/ $34.2M in funding for #salmon stocks and habitat protection http://t.co/SkLsCHGjR2

Posted on Twitter . @CPCGailShea and I announced $34.2M for invaluable #salmon hatcheries in B.C. like @PSF. Learn more here -> http://t.co/2w0WcremUO

Mentioned by DigitalJournal.com Media Advisory: Government of Canada Makes Significant Investment in Salmon ... VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 2, 2014) - The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, and Andrew Saxton, MP for North Vancouver and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance, will announce significant ...

Spoke in the House on Retail Sector Mr. Speaker, today, I rise in the House to recognize the hard work and contributions of Canada's huge retail sector. Canadian retail represents more than two ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Media Advisory: Government of Canada Makes Significant Investment in Salmon ... VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 2, 2014) - The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, and Andrew Saxton, MP for North Vancouver and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance, will announce significant ...

Posted on Twitter . @SHLFoundation Thanks! I will do my best to be there.

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thank you very much. My next question is for Catherine Cobden. Being a member of Parliament from British Columbia, I think I should ask the Forest ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thank you, Chair. Thanks to our witnesses for being here today. My first question will be for Jim Mann of the Alzheimer Society of Canada. First ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thanks to our witnesses for being here. My first questions will be for Philip Cross, of the Macdonald-Laurier Institute. Now Mr. Cross, in your opening statement, ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, our government has provided record support for low-income Canadians. For example, we have removed over one million low-income Canadians, 380,000 of which are seniors, ...

Spoke in the House on Social Development Mr. Speaker, under our Conservative government, Canada continues to have one of the lowest youth unemployment rates in the G7. Since coming to office, we have ...

Spoke in the House on North Vancouver Cultural Activities Mr. Speaker, this weekend my riding of North Vancouver is host to the annual North Shore Culture Days, which run from September 26 to 28. This ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I would like to address the points raised by the hon. member opposite with respect to the employment insurance credit the government is offering ...

Spoke in the House on Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada Mr. Speaker, our Conservative government believes that seniors and all Canadians deserve to keep the money they earn. Meanwhile, the Liberal leader has demonstrated that he ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, during their time in office, the Liberals used EI premiums paid by hard-working employees and businesses as a political slush fund. They raided and ...

Mentioned by NEWS.GNOM.ES Minister of Veterans Affairs visits North Vancouver and announces Government ... NORTH VANCOUVER, Sept.13, 2014 /CNW/ – The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, along with Andrew Saxton, Member of Parliament for North Vancouver, today announced Government of Canada support for the North Vancouver ...

Mentioned by Virtual Press Office (press release) Minister of Veterans Affairs visits North Vancouver and announces Government ... NORTH VANCOUVER, Sept.13, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, along with Andrew Saxton, Member of Parliament for North Vancouver, today announced Government of Canada support for the North Vancouver ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by North Shore News Incident prompts call for SeaBus defibrillator On July 25, North Vancouver MP Andrew Saxton announced three new AEDs would be installed at the Canlan Ice Sports North Shore arena in a partnership between the federal government and the Heart and Stroke Foundation. The foundation also partners ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-31, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I just want to address some of the comments made by my colleagues across the way. First of all, as I mentioned ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-31, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled ... Chair, I don't expect my colleagues in the opposition to take my word for it, but perhaps they could take the word of the Organisation for ...