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Liberal MP for Ottawa South (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 44.00% of the vote.

A week ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Okay, let's move on. I'll go to the question of joint liability. I asked the railway companies if they're interested in seeing liability for risk shared. ...

Two weeks ago

Voted No on Vote #104 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #103 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #102 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #100 on Bill C-474 Respecting the promotion of financial transparency, improved accountability and long-term economic sustainability through the public ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Thanks, Mr. Chair. Folks, I want to go back to the Auditor General's report, and I want to go back to the human capacity, the capacity ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, seven minutes is an appropriate amount of time. I am reminded of my contracts professor at law school who once said that it is ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, Canadians are now facing Conservative cuts of 87% to infrastructure funds. The City of Ottawa desperately needs about $65 million in federal funds to ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, in the third petition, the petitioners call upon the government to take action to assist Hungarians in Romania. I am pleased to table these ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... It was $6 billion. Okay, so we're talking grosso modo $16 billion of gross revenues last year. Gentlemen, it's hard to slice this. There are so ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Thank you, Mr. Chairman. Professor Gardner, I would like to discuss your proposal. You mentioned the importance of placing people above all else and, in that ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, today is the day the massive Conservative cuts to infrastructure kick in, a staggering reduction of almost 90% in available funding, and that is ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Yes. Mr. Chair, I also think you have the right to ask questions and probe and carry forward some unfinished business. I think that's absolutely your ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, next week the building Canada fund will be slashed by almost 90%, and the Conservatives are trying to deny it. Canadians know that it ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Main Estimates 2014-15: Vote 1 under CANADA POST CORPORATION, Vote 1 under ... Let's turn to the second issue. I want to talk to you about the bridge. Your government was warned in 2011 in a secret briefing note ...

Spoke in the House on Energy Safety and Security Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to begin by congratulating my colleague on his recent appointment as Minister of Natural Resources. I know that he brings to ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on National Capital Act Mr. Speaker, this afternoon I will share the reasons why I believe Gatineau Park needs better legal protection and why the Liberals will be supporting Bill ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the third petition, prepared by Fair Vote Canada, calls upon the government to ensure Canadians have a fair electoral system. I am pleased to ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Main Estimates 2014-15: Vote 1 under CANADA POST CORPORATION, Vote 1 under ... Minister, the next number I want to put to you is the $5-billion disaster in the Canadian grains industry. I think it's fair to state that ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-3, An Act to enact the Aviation Industry Indemnity Act, to ... Is there a lot of discussion with the public in advance of the preparation of the submission of these plans? Is that what you're suggesting?

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen I congratulate McGuinty Congratulations to Ottawa South MP David McGuinty. His proposed legislation mentioned in this Citizen editorial on ending the partisan misuse of public funds is excellent. It is about time the present government stop wasting our tax dollars for partisan use.

Mentioned by Mississauga Private member's bill would curb federal ads Ottawa MP David McGuinty has tabled a private members bill in the House of Commons that, if passed, could limit both the partisan tenor and volume of federal government advertising. "It's time to bring Canada's advertising rules into the 21st century," McGuinty said ... "Every member of Parliament from every party, including government members, cannot look their constituents in the eyes and justify this spending," he said. The Harper government has spent more than $113 million since 2009 on "action plan" ...

Mentioned by Mississauga Private member's bill would curb federal ads Ottawa MP David McGuinty has tabled a private members bill in the House of Commons that, if passed, could limit both the partisan tenor and volume of federal government advertising. "It's time to bring Canada's advertising rules into the 21st century," McGuinty said ... "Every member of Parliament from every party, including government members, cannot look their constituents in the eyes and justify this spending," he said. The Harper government has spent more than $113 million since 2009 on "action plan" ...

Mentioned by Guelph Mercury Liberal private member's bill aims to limit tenor and volume of federal ads Ottawa MP David McGuinty has tabled a private members bill in the House of Commons that, if passed, could limit both the partisan tenor and volume of federal government advertising. "It's time to bring Canada's advertising rules into the 21st century," McGuinty said ... "Every member of Parliament from every party, including government members, cannot look their constituents in the eyes and justify this spending," he said. The Harper government has spent more than $113 million since 2009 on "action plan" ...

Mentioned by Brampton Guardian Private member's bill would curb federal ads Ottawa MP David McGuinty has tabled a private members bill in the House of Commons that, if passed, could limit both the partisan tenor and volume of federal government advertising. "It's time to bring Canada's advertising rules into the 21st century," McGuinty said ... "Every member of Parliament from every party, including government members, cannot look their constituents in the eyes and justify this spending," he said. The Harper government has spent more than $113 million since 2009 on "action plan" ...

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada Private member's bill would curb partisan government ads Ottawa MP David McGuinty has tabled a private members bill in the House of Commons that, if passed, could limit both the partisan tenor and volume of federal government advertising. “It's time to bring Canada's advertising rules into the 21st century,” McGuinty said ... “Every member of Parliament from every party, including government members, cannot look their constituents in the eyes and justify this spending,” he said. The Harper government has spent more than $113 million since 2009 on “action plan” ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-544 An Act to amend the Auditor General Act (government advertising)