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NDP MP for Vancouver Kingsway (B.C.)

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

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Investing in education helps our kids and our economy. Time to treat teachers w/ the respect they deserve! #ndp #resolvethecontractnow #BCTF

Posted on Twitter Here's me doing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge! https://t.co/XOa34jyjae

Posted on Twitter I took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge! Thanks to my nominator Jasbir Sandhu, MP. I now nominate MPs Libby Davies, Hedy Fry and Joyce Murray!

Posted on Twitter "@banreportcards: @DonDavies why how is this of interest?" Helping disabled kids is of interest to me...

Posted on Twitter At the big game in Williamsport - Blue Jay great Roberto Alomar cheering on our Challenger kids!! #awesome http://t.co/IUfkGVy8fJ

Posted on Twitter US Little League finalists West Division stopped by to support our Canadian Challenger team - so nice!! http://t.co/GsRd1Pe1QU

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by rabble.ca Mothers and children occupy NDP office to support Gazans On Tuesday August 5, a group of 30 mothers and families occupied NDP MP Don Davies' office in Vancouver advocating for Palestinian children who have died as a result of Israel's actions in Gaza. The members of the Mothers and Families for Gaza action said they condemn both the current military ... In your capacity as a Member of Parliament, you must take a stand with your conscience, with or without your party." Miriam Katawazi is a fourth-year journalism and human rights student at Carleton University and ...

Mentioned by News1130 Local group occupies MP Don Davies office VANCOUVER (NEWS1130) – A local group occupied MP Don Davies office for about four hours Tuesday to protest Israel's ongoing military action in Gaza, and what they call the NDP's silence on the situation. Martha Roberts with Mothers and Families for ...

Mentioned by Sun News Network Group occupies NDP office to protest party's stance on the Israel conflict VANCOUVER - About 20 women and children occupied federal New Democrat Member of Parliament Don Davies' office Tuesday to protest his party's recent statements on the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians. The group entered the office Tuesday ...

Mentioned by 24 Hours Vancouver Mothers occupy Vancouver MP's office About 20 women and children occupied federal New Democrat Member of Parliament Don Davies' office Tuesday to protest his party's recent statements on the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians. The group entered the office Tuesday morning and said ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca TPP trade talks too secret, NDP MP Don Davies says The NDP's trade critic says the Conservative government's negotiations on the TransPacific Partnership are unnecessarily secretive, and he's calling on the government to hold consultations on Canada's position in the 12-country talks. Don Davies addressed ...

Didn't vote on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Didn't vote on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Didn't vote on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #221 That the debate be now adjourned.

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, New Democrats understand the importance of trade to Canada's economy and believe we must expand and diversify our trade relationships around the world. That ...

Spoke in the House on Prohibiting Cluster Munitions Act Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to stand in this House and speak on Bill C-6, an act to implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions. We ...

Voted No on Vote #220 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, there was no unparliamentary language used whatsoever. I used the word “hypocrisy” in the House and if I did use the word “hypocrite”, I ...

Spoke in the House on Federal Framework on Lyme Disease Act Mr. Speaker, Canadians need a national strategy on Lyme disease to ensure that testing and treatment options in Canada are improved. The New Democratic Party of ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, the Canada-China FIPA was rammed through Parliament a year and a half ago, and at that time, the Conservatives made a big deal out ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Montmagny—L'Islet—Kamouraska—Rivière-du-Loup. We are talking about Bill C-31, An Act to implement certain provisions of ...

Spoke in the House on Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure to stand up as the deputy critic for citizenship, immigration and multiculturalism on behalf of the official opposition to speak ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Honduras Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, it would be a pleasure to speak to this subject, but given the horrific record of facts that I am about to share with ...

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

More than three months ago

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 ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Committee Business We have conducted research on Honduras, canvassing a wide array of respected sources, including the U.S. State Department, The Economist, Human Rights Watch, the United Nations, ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) You mentioned TTIP. I want to get into that because what the European Union is doing with the United States in negotiations now is they put ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) Thank you to all the witnesses for being with us today. Welcome to the committee. Mr. Lewis-Manning, I want to start with you. I actually have ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Benefits for Canada of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Mr. Van Keulen, Mr. Woo, thank you for being with us today. Welcome to the committee, Mr. Woo. First of all, I want to start by ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) Mr. Redlin, I'm going to talk about the investor state. I have the press release from the EU Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht from January 21, ...

Mentioned by Straight.com Vancouver MP and ex-MP contemplate a post–Stephen Harper Canada Although there was little doubt before about Harper being the guy to beat in 2015, persistent questions about his role in the controversy have now raised the prospect that the Conservative leader might not be around for long. Don Davies, who is the New ...

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)