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Conservative MP for Nanaimo—Alberni (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 46.40% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Let's be honest! http://t.co/8ik6rI4dvJ

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter .@idebunkforme your zeal & arrogance betray lack of understanding of Science & managing assumptions!

Posted on Twitter .@deepgreendesign no prob w "scientific theory"; jst stop calling #evolution fact! Bynd realm of current science 2 observe or reprod origins

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Respect for Communities Act Mr. Speaker, I am very happy to be a part of the debate today about such an important bill, Bill C-2, the respect for communities act. ...

Spoke in the House on Freedom of Religion Mr. Speaker, many Canadians are shocked that law societies across the country voted to discriminate against Trinity Western University law graduates. Compounding the alarm is the ...

Posted on Twitter My statement in #HoC: Big Banks Lead Discrimination against Personal Beliefs: Religious and Economic Exclusion http://t.co/xGnZ7tqyU7

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #342 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Posted on Twitter Whale of a tale! MT “@VIUDeepBay: Patience, bone repair and...volunteers, update on #VIUWhale Grey Whale project http://t.co/hKkkdmhf2Y”

Voted Yes on Vote #341 on Bill C-586 Amend the Canada Elections Act and the Parliament of Canada Act (candidacy and caucus reforms)

Spoke in the House on Rise in anti-Semitism Mr. Chairman, I also had an experience visiting Auschwitz just a few a years ago with a survivor whose first experience, after having been separated from ...

Voted No on Vote #340 That ( a) the House recognize that (i) the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that the prohibition on ...

Posted on Twitter Iran w nukes, unthinkable! Listen-up people! http://t.co/7uNMKaI7Sv

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #339 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Voted Yes on Vote #338 on Bill C-51 Enact the Security of Canada Information Sharing Act and the Secure Air Travel Act, to ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Statutory Review of the Pest Control Products Act Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I apologize that the time is so short. It seemed to fly by, didn't it? Mr. Gage, I thought you ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-608, An Act respecting a National Day of the Midwife and ... Thank you. I want to pick up on the issue of harmonization. I was headed that way in the last round and we ran out of ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Oshawa, who is also the hard-working Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of the Environment. ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-608, An Act respecting a National Day of the Midwife and ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I welcome our witnesses today. Congratulations to you, Madam Rosane Doré Lefebvre, for bringing this issue forward. I think you ...

Spoke in the House on Pipeline Safety Act Mr. Speaker, I listened with much interest to our colleague across the way. I have a lot of respect for my hon. colleague and for most ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Christmas Greetings Mr. Speaker, 700 years before His birth, the prophet Isaiah declared that a virgin would conceive and bring forth a son and that His name would ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the intervention from my neighbour on Vancouver Island from the riding of Nanaimo—Cowichan. The member mentioned the citizens' assembly back in 2004. ...

Spoke at the Health committee on E-cigarettes Yes, and that's laudable, and I don't think anybody's talking about making these products unavailable to persons like yourself. I think most of us recognize there ...

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca (registration) Kids using e-cigarettes to toke up, Tory MP says As the committee met Thursday, James Lunney, Conservative MP for Nanaimo-Alberni, warned that the devices used to inhale nicotine and vapour, a practice commonly known as vaping, could be giving youths cover to use drugs. “Kids are smoking some of ...

Spoke at the Health committee on E-cigarettes Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to our witnesses for joining us today. We've heard a fair bit of testimony already, including testimony from a number ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-15: Votes 1b and 5b under CANADIAN FOOD INSPECTION ... Thank you very much. Thanks to our officials. To the new faces who've just joined us at the table, welcome. We appreciate your being here today. ...

Spoke in the House on National Day of the Midwife Act One of my colleagues said “That's good”. Let me explain. He perhaps was not at the luncheon I attended today where the guest speaker was the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Health committee on E-cigarettes Mr. Sweanor, you're suggesting that we don't want to get caught up in minor or theoretical or hypothetical risks. I can appreciate that Dr. Ostiguy, who ...

Spoke at the Health committee on E-cigarettes Thanks, Terence. The time is so short, but I will try to get a couple of questions in here. We talked briefly about propylene glycol. The ...

Mentioned by The True North Times James Lunney Proves Climate Change Hoax By Cherry-Picking Facts ... James Lunney (who might want to consider changing it to “Looney” to reflect the mental rigour of his ideas), the Conservative MP hailing from the riding of Nanaimo—Alberni in British Columbia, remains adamant, claiming that climate change science is not ...

Mentioned by The True North Times James Lunney Proves Climate Change Hoax By Cherry-Picking Facts ... James Lunney (who might want to consider changing it to “Looney” to reflect the mental rigour of his ideas), the Conservative MP hailing from the riding of Nanaimo—Alberni in British Columbia, remains adamant, claiming that climate change science is not ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Conservative MP James Lunney Denies That Climate Change Science Is 'Settled' The vast majority of experts may be convinced, but Conservative MP James Lunney doesn't think that climate change is "settled" science. The long-time Tory MP for the B.C. riding of riding of Nanaimo—Alberni tweeted a link to a story questioning the science ...

Mentioned by Times Colonist Comment: MP says what Health Canada should have said If you take heartburn drugs (and about a fifth of Canadians do) you might want to sit up and take notice of the recent work of a courageous member of Parliament. James Lunney, the MP for Nanaimo-Alberni, recently took a principled and vocal stand on a ...

Mentioned by Honest Reporting Canada HRC in Nanaimo Daily News: MP James Lunney a Stalwart Supporter of Israel In the Nanaimo Daily News on February 15, HRC Executive Director Mike Fegelman countered a previous letter writer's suggestion that James Lunney, a Member of Parliament for Nanaimo-Alberni, had a “shallow” understanding of Israel and the Mideast ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-388 An Act to establish a National Vitamin D Day