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  • His favourite word is deal.

NDP MP for Vancouver Kingsway (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 50.10% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #266 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #265 on Bill S-211 Establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians

Voted Yes on Vote #264 on Bill S-221 Amend the Criminal Code (assaults against public transit operators)

Voted No on Vote #263 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

Voted No on Vote #262 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

Posted on Twitter "@VetsAgainstCPC: @DonDavies You mean a terrorist attack is not a criminal act?" It is. But a criminal act is not necessarily a terrorist 1

Posted on Twitter @ThomasMulcair calls Bibeau attack 'criminal' & says wait for evidence. Trudeau joins Harper to play 'terrorist' politics #ndp #shame

This week

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, when it comes to attacking vulnerable refugees, it appears the Conservatives have no sense of shame. First they appealed the Federal Court ruling that ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, it is a privilege to stand in the House to speak on behalf of the official opposition New Democratic Party on Bill C-41, which ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-China Relations Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister is set to visit China in November. This is an important moment for Canada. It is a time for us to ...

Posted on Twitter "@rj_aquino: Got into a fist fight w/ @DonDavies @TEDxRCW #cdnpoli #vanpoli https://t.co/fFxevVckd7"LOL boxing gloves can't beat green claws

Posted on Twitter At # Renfrew Collingwood #TEDx talks at @windermere secondary. Fascinating!! #NDP #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter "@News1130radio: Parliament Hill again open to the public; tours to resume Monday: Speaker http://t.co/Hzr0ReSoXj" Glad to hear it #cdnpoli

A week ago

Mentioned by The Province Video: 'It was a moving experience in the House,' MP Davies says New democrat MP Don Davies speaks to reporter Ian Austin about the mood in ottawa after Wednesday's fatal shootings. E-mail this Video Link; Share this Video. Local Flyer Deals · Save On Kids' Apparel & FootwearSears · Great Savings on Top Footwear!

Mentioned by The Province Video: 'It was a moving experience in the House,' MP Davies says New democrat MP Don Davies speaks to reporter Ian Austin about the mood in ottawa after Wednesday's fatal shootings. E-mail this Video Link; Share this Video. Local Flyer Deals · Save On Kids' Apparel & FootwearSears · Great Savings on Art Supplies!

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have a number of petitions to introduce today. The first petition is signed by hundreds of Canadians who represent the Canadian Kurdish population ...

Posted on Twitter Loud, long standing ovation for Sargeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers; a brave hero. #cdnpoli #ndp #courage http://t.co/4I56YlvGf8

Mentioned by Vancouver Courier Vancouver Kingsway MP Don Davies recounts attack aftermath NDP Vancouver Kingsway MP Don Davies told the Courier he was in the weekly caucus meeting near the Hall of Honour in a lineup to speak at a microphone. He suddenly heard what sounded like “a very large metal trolley ramming into our door. Then five ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca 'People immediately hit the floor': MP speaks from inside Parliament about ... VANCOUVER – MP for Vancouver Kingsway, Don Davies, said everyone inside Centre Block in Parliament Hill in Ottawa is just trying to stay calm while they remain under lockdown. A Canadian soldier was shot and killed and a male suspect is dead ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by DigitalJournal.com Op-Ed: FIPA undermines sovereignty of Canada, First Nations – Don Davies ... Vancouver - Don Davies, Canadian Member of Parliament for the NDP representing the riding of Vancouver Kingsway, discusses the approval of the Canada-China Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (FIPA) and its future impact on ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-41, An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada ... Mr. Chairman, both amendments have to do with the snap-back provision, the first one for the auto sector and the second one for the Canadian steel ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-41, An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada ... Fair enough. Thank you. My second question to you is, could you give us an estimate of the percentage of unionization in the Canadian agrifood industry? ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have a petition signed by 2,000 residents of Montreal, principally in the riding of LaSalle—Émard, asking the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration to ...

A month ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Positive Effects for Canada of the Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement and Bill ... Thank you, Mr. Chairman, and thank you to both witnesses for being with us. Mr. Stanford, you raised the issue, as have others, about the increased ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, that does not say anything about whether Germany will ratify the deal. What Canadians want is an explanation of why taxpayers' dollars were blown ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Election of Chair First of all, Mr. Chairman, I'd like to congratulate you on behalf of the official opposition. We look forward to an experienced, judicious, and fair hand ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Positive Effects for Canada of the Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement Okay. Thank you. Right now, as we all know, there is a significant trade deficit between Canada and Korea. I think we did about $11 billion ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. The hon. member went on and on about the New Democrats not standing in this place and ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, as the official opposition critic for international trade, I am pleased to stand to speak on behalf of the New Democratic Party on Bill ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by News1130 Federal NDP promises national transit strategy, if elected VANCOUVER (NEWS1130) – A SkyTrain along the Broadway corridor could be closer to a reality if the federal opposition takes over office in Ottawa next year. Vancouver-Kingsway NDP MP Don Davies says Canada is the only country in the G8 that does not ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) and Positive Effects of ... Thank you. Now, Minister, of course Canada is in a competitive world, and many other countries are seeking to tap the very same markets that we ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-602 An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act (sugar content labelling)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-601 An Act respecting a Government Awareness Day

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Positive Effects of the Global Markets Action Plan Thank you. Picking up on the dilemma the chair mentioned, we have a bit of a dilemma in that we recognize that some developing countries have ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Thursday, April 10th Thank you. I happen to agree with you. I think drawing a causal line between trade and the kinds of benefits that the Conservative government often ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-455 An Act to amend the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (electronic products recycling program)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-450 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (voting hours)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-415 An Act to amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (appeals)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-405 An Act to amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (appeal process for temporary resident visa applicants)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-404 An Act to amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations (denial of temporary resident visa application)