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Liberal MP for Humber—St. Barbe—Baie Verte (Newfoundland & Labrador)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 57.00% of the vote.

Yesterday

Didn't vote on Vote #236 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Didn't vote on Vote #235 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Posted on Twitter New ocean look-off for Gros Morne Nat Park...cue the red chairs! #grosmorne http://t.co/ycbIJbd2Nx

Posted on Twitter Byrne declares "Elks are the new Liberals, purple the next red!" http://t.co/RVDJvwFf2N

Posted on Twitter This too good not to read! Too Funny! " @Gerry_Byrne abandons bid for #HumberWest http://t.co/RVDJvwFf2N #NLpoli #WesternStah"

This week

Didn't vote on Vote #234 on Bill C-22 Respecting Canada's offshore oil and gas operations, enacting the Nuclear Liability and Compensation Act, repealing ...

Didn't vote on Vote #233 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Posted on Twitter “@CBCNews: South Carolina police video captures shooting of unarmed driver http://t.co/Yjpxte9hf6 http://t.co/qYV9oCzmpP” This is crazy!

Mentioned by CBC.ca Gerry Byrne in no hurry to resign as federal MP Gerry Byrne is defending his decision to stay on as a federal Member of Parliament while at the same time actively touting his intentions to make the switch to provincial politics. The longtime MP for Humber-St. Barbe-Baie Verte announced to great fanfare ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Gerry Byrne touts experience in switch to provincial politics Veteran politician Gerry Byrne officially revealed his plan Wednesday night to change his job title from MP to MHA. Byrne told a packed hall in Corner Brook that he is seeking the Liberal nomination in Humber West for Newfoundland and Labrador's next ...

Didn't vote on Vote #232 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should implement an energy efficiency program to encourage owners ...

Posted on Twitter "@1JerryBaker1: Congratulations and good luck to a great MP @Gerry_Byrne. #nlpoli" appreciate your kind words

Posted on Twitter $4.7mil to repair Marble infrastructure; $1.2mil from insurance and $3.5mil from prov That was some lightning strike! Good news now! #nlpoli

A week ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Gerry Byrne ready to pull the trigger on provincial politics A longtime Member of Parliament for western Newfoundland is poised to attempt a leap from federal to provincial politics. Sources say Humber-St. Barbe-Baie Verte MP Gerry Byrne will make an announcement Wednesday night in Corner Brook that could ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca MP Gerry Byrne says he'll decide on provincial switch soon Gerry Byrne, who has represented western Newfoundland in the House of Commons for the last 18 years, says he will make a decision on a potential switch to provincial politics in good time. "I expect to be able to elaborate further on my own future path in the ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Red Tape Reduction Act Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the hon. member for Winnipeg North in his debut speech since noon today. I do not think ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Department of Canadian Heritage: what was the (i) date, (ii) location, (iii) agenda, (iv) list of attendees or participants by name and ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Gerry Byrne, Yvonne Jones among Canadians taking cover in Tel Aviv Newfoundland and Labrador Liberal MP Gerry Byrne tweeted that Hamas rockets directed at the city forced him and the group of delegates out of their vehicles to take cover. Byrne tweeted Israel's Iron Dome defence system half a kilometre away from his ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Report of the Clerk of the Privy Council and Secretary to the ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. An issue of integrity of the staffing function within the public service was recently put under the microscope at a ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Programs and Activities of the Canadian General Standards Board Thank you to our witnesses for appearing. I'm trying to get a handle on this. There seems to be a consensus that there's value to the ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the financing and operation of the Confederation Bridge: (a) what are the amounts of toll revenues reported to the government as required by ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices Okay, Mr. Hume, to follow up on that, one of the presenters we've had at committee did suggest that, if the Canadian government and the provincial ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the recognition of the Qalipu Mi’kmaq First Nation Band under the Indian Act, and the administration of the enrollment of applicants in the ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices Minister, you opened your discussion with us with a reference to the Heartbleed vulnerability and the impact it had on the federal government and its operations. ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices The conversation seems to be somewhat dominated by economics and economic capacity and opportunity. I think there are two stovepipes in this discussion. One is the ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you to our witnesses for taking the time to provide us with your expertise and knowledge. We particularly value ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, if we coined the parliamentary secretary's turn of phrase from some days ago, we would say that the Chief Electoral Officer should not be ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices Thank you, Chair. We've spoken about this in the committee with other witnesses who've made the case that this has potential to go beyond the realm ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you to our witnesses for giving us a really excellent presentation and perspective on this. I want to get ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I would like to share my time with the sometimes dishevelled but always chivalrous member for Winnipeg North. If we could get to the ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, I will remind the government that there are indeed rules to separate the use of taxpayer-funded resources from political party fundraising. The government should ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the Consumer Price Index (CPI), for each year from 2003 to 2013, what was the CPI for each household income quintile given the ...

Mentioned by The Telegram Province discredits MP's assertion mill loan won't happen Gerry Byrne says his sources are reliable, although two provincial cabinet ministers say the MP's public statements regarding the loan offer extended to Corner Brook Pulp and Paper are ill-informed. The Corner Brook Pulp and Paper mill is seen in this photo.