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Liberal MP for Guelph (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 43.40% of the vote.

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Care for Veterans Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise to speak to Motion No. 532 put forward by the hon. member for Edmonton Centre. When it comes to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #255 on Bill C-13 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act, the Competition Act and the Mutual Legal ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That, in the opinion of the House, the proposed Port of Gros-Cacouna oil terminal, which will be used ...

Posted on Twitter RT @dtojeira: Guelph MP @FrankValeriote's bill to help bereaved passes second reading http://t.co/hUuh6lBtvR via @WR_Record #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Great article from Friday on the path cities like #Guelph are blazing for others in Canada http://t.co/HwJHzfGPQk

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Today is Int't Day of the Girl, & I'm wishing a #BrighterFuture for my daughter & girls like her across #Guelph, Canada & the world #cdnpoli

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

Posted on Twitter The House just voted 268-0 to send my bill C-247 to committee. I'm honoured and excited for the next stage #CdnPoli #Guelph

Posted on Twitter My statement yesterday recognizing Mental Illness Awareness Week http://t.co/rtFJhE7psm #MIAW #guelph #cdnpoli

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Subcommittee on Private Members' Business committee on Determination of non-votable items pursuant to Standing Order 91.1(1) I think as well there's probably some sufficient difference between the actual wording—and I know where you're coming from—of the motion of which you speak and ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, the government's response to the veterans affairs committee report on the new veterans charter should have been a strong signal to veterans, but instead ...

Spoke in the House on Mental Illness Awareness Week Mr. Speaker, over the course of their lifetimes, one in five Canadians will experience mental illness. Millions of Canadians, our friends, family and loved ones will ...

Voted No on Vote #252 That this House (i) recognise that the leadership of the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of ...

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

Posted on Twitter In a few hours, MPs will vote on the gov't motion to go to war in Iraq. #LPC supports a non-combat role for Canada http://t.co/NOthT8w3IY

Spoke in the House on Service Canada Mandate Expansion Act Mr. Speaker, I did give it a great deal of thought before I put forward this bill. Members can sit in this house for quite some ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, petitioners in southwestern Ontario continue to ask this Parliament to impose a moratorium on the release of genetically modified alfalfa. The signatories on this ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, as I see it, this place is not unlike a boardroom where board members get to come together and ask questions of the operating ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, in response to a question on the order paper, the Department of Justice revealed that the government has spent over half a million dollars ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, across the country, Canadians are disappointed with the government's decision to ignore the social covenant we hold with our Canadian Forces members and veterans. ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter and Main Estimates 2014-15: Votes 1 and 5 under ... Thank you, Minister Fantino and Ms. Chaput, for coming before the committee today. Minister, you mentioned recession in your speech. This is merely an opinion on ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on Private Members' Business committee on Determination of non-votable items pursuant to Standing Order 91.1(1) I'm just curious. You know how many bills, not unlike this one, come before us to designate a day to honour a specific person or cause. ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on Private Members' Business committee on Determination of non-votable items pursuant to Standing Order 91.1(1) There have been a couple of successful challenges before the courts on minimum sentences. I'm not suggesting at all that there shouldn't be this kind of ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Thank you all for taking the time to come up and speak today. If I don't necessarily get to you with a question, it doesn't mean ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Thank you all for coming today to speak to us. Mr. Forbes, in other language and based on an opinion that I have now arrived at ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Thank you, Mr. Chair. Sergeant Nielsen and Heather, we can sit around this table and certainly sympathize and offer our deepest gratitude, which we do, but ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Okay, well you can comment on that as well. Then there is an even greater gap or deficiency and breach of continuity when they leave the ...

Mentioned by Guelph Mercury Guelph MP Frank Valeriote named Veteran's Affairs critic for Liberals Guelph Mercury. By Mercury staff. GUELPH — Frank Valeriote has got a new job. Not only is he MP for Guelph, Deputy Whip for the Liberal caucus leadership and co-chair of the policy caucus, on Monday added Veteran's Affairs critic to his portfolio. "It is an ...

Mentioned by Vancouver Sun Harper promises election law fix after robocalls report Harper reminded the House that the Liberals are so far the only party to face sanctions over 2011 robocalls, a reference to a CRTC penalty against Guelph MP Frank Valeriote's riding association for breaching telemarketing rules. Elections Canada is currently ...

Mentioned by Liberal.ca Reality Check: Budget 2013 and the Conservative Record on Skilled Workers ... Select an MP, Scott Andrews, Mauril Belanger, Carolyn Bennett, Scott Brison, Gerry Byrne, Sean Casey, Denis Coderre, Irwin Cotler, Rodger Cuzner, Stéphane Dion, Kirsty Duncan, Wayne Easter, Mark Eyking, Judy Foote, Hedy Fry, Marc Garneau, Ralph ... Kevin Lamoureux, Dominic Leblanc, Lawrence MacAulay, John McCallum, David McGuinty, John McKay, Joyce Murray, Massimo Pacetti, Bob Rae, Geoff Regan, Francis Scarpaleggia, Judy Sgro, Scott Simms, Lise St-Denis, Justin Trudeau, Frank Valeriote ...

Mentioned by Vancouver Sun Overhaul of Canada's election rules on the way Harper reminded the House that the Liberals are so far the only party to face sanctions over 2011 robocalls, a reference to a CRTC penalty against Guelph MP Frank Valeriote's riding association for breaching telemarketing rules. Elections Canada is currently ...

Mentioned by Wellington Advertiser Federal budget gets mixed reviews, but politicians laud gas tax plan Conservative MPs Michael Chong, of Wellington-Halton Hills, and Gary Schellenberger, of Perth-Wellington, spent much of March 23 talking up the budget, while Guelph Liberal MP Frank Valeriote criticized a lot of what was contained in it, giving it low marks.

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Harper promises election law fix after robocalls report ... comprehensive reform,“ Harper said. Harper reminded the House that Liberal Party is so far the only one to face sanctions over 2011 robocalls, a reference to a CRTC penalty against MP Frank Valeriote's riding association for breaching telemarketing rules.

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-379 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (visual recording of persons in their residence)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-247 An Act to expand the mandate of Service Canada in respect of the death of a Canadian citizen or Canadian resident

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-622 An Act to amend the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 and respecting the On-Road Vehicle and Engine Emission Regulations (emissions labelling for newly manufactured vehicles)