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Conservative MP for Nipissing—Timiskaming (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 36.70% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #238 That Standing Order 11(2) be replaced with the following: The Speaker or the Chair of Committees of the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That this question be now put.

Posted on Twitter Attended the International Aeronautics Congress in Toronto with Canadore Aviation and City reps reaching out to industry players worldwide

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #236 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Voted No on Vote #235 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

This week

Posted on Twitter Celebrated Launch of Culture Week in the city with the announcement of a grant for the Museum Society on behalf of Culture Minister Glover

Posted on Twitter Pleased to greet Habitat for Humanity at their annual fundraising run Their sense of volunteerism is second to none http://t.co/iE5EHDD1SV

Posted on Twitter Honoured North Bay Friendship Centre on their 40th anniversary of quality community service http://t.co/WShX4Wq9Iw

Voted Yes on Vote #234 on Bill C-22 Respecting Canada's offshore oil and gas operations, enacting the Nuclear Liability and Compensation Act, repealing ...

Posted on Twitter Great to have Vic on the Hill today to greet my Ontario Conservative colleagues Thanks to all for that warm welcome http://t.co/FQknb5Rmm9

A week ago

Posted on Twitter I am very pleased that my good friend and Ontario PC leadership candidate Vic Fedeli will be my guest on the Hill tomorrow

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Bay Today North Bay poised for more space industry announcements Nipissing MP Jay Aspin tells BayToday that, “People should get ready for some good news announcements from Swiss Space Systems in the passenger field that will further create jobs.” “I'm really excited” Aspin says. “There is a commitment to launch and ...

Mentioned by The North Bay Nugget Sale will hurt competition - Aspin Nipissing-Timiskaming MP Jay Aspin has filed a follow-up letter to the federal Competition Bureau in an attempt to keep the Bell Aliant purchase of Ontera from going through. Aspin said Ontera -- the communications arm of Crown agency Ontario Northland ...

Mentioned by NorthBayNipissing.com Aspin concerned about northern telecommunications competition Editor's Note: The following was received from MP Jay Aspin's office on Tuesday, Sept. 9. We found it of interest. NIPISSING – Jay Aspin, MP for Nipissing-Timiskaming has filed a follow up letter to the Competition Bureau citing a significant lateral factor that ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Bay Today Ontera sale means higher prices- lower service says Aspin Jay Aspin, MP for Nipissing-Timiskaming has filed a follow up letter to the Competition Bureau pointing out a significant factor, he says will lead to significantly increased prices, lower services, or a combination of both as a direct result of the proposed Ontera ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Bay Today New daycare opens in city Friends Forever Childcare Centre celebrated its grand opening on Saturday, with over 70 people joining the festivities. Executive Director Melanie Ross was joined by Mayor Al Macdonald, MP Jay Aspin and other family members in a ribbon cutting ceremony.

Two months ago

Mentioned by The Temiskaming Speaker Competition Bureau reviewing Ontera sale DISTRICT (Staff) — Nipissing-Timiskaming MP Jay Aspin says that the Competition Bureau is reviewing the pending sale of Ontera to Bell-Aliant. “The sale has the potential to greatly decrease telecoms… Please Log in or Register for a Speaker Online Digital ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Christopher Stanley Mr. Speaker, our community of North Bay is in mourning. On a joyful Father's Day this past weekend, we lost 17-year-old Christopher Stanley in a boating ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to speak this evening to Bill C-31, the economic action plan 2014 act. However, before I do, I would like ...

Spoke in the House on Anti-Spam Rules Mr. Speaker, our government does not believe Canadians should receive emails they do not want or did not ask to receive. That is why we introduced ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Report of the Clerk of the Privy Council and Secretary to the ... Thank you, Chair. I welcome both of you to our committee. Unlike some of our honourable members opposite, I am positively encouraged by what's happening in ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Programs and Activities of the Canadian General Standards Board Thank you, Chair. Good morning, gentlemen, and welcome to our committee. I understand from our material that the board undertook an evaluation in 2009—actually it was ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to present to the House a petition from constituents in my riding. The petition calls on the government to refrain from ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Supplementary Estimates (A) 2014-15: Vote 1a under TREASURY BOARD SECRETARIAT Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome to the officials. I first have a question with regard to the new department, ESDC, or Employment and Social Development Canada. ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices Thanks, Mr. Chair. Welcome to our guests this morning. Thank you for helping us with this study. I have a couple of questions. My first question ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Chapter 8, Disaster Relief for Producers — Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, of ... Thank you, Chair. Welcome to our committee. I have a couple of questions to the agricultural officials. We're given to believe that this AgriRecovery program is ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices Thank you. To our other three guests with the province and the municipalities, I'd like a comment from each one of you. Are the provincial and ...

Spoke in the House on Fair Elections Act Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure for me to rise in this House to speak about Bill C-23. Over the past few months, the opposition parties ...

Spoke in the House on Mining Industry Mr. Speaker, this week is National Mining Week. The mining sector is very important to the residents of my riding of Nipissing—Timiskaming and the Canadian economy ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Spring 2014 Report of the Auditor General of Canada Thank you very much, Chair, and welcome, Mr. Ferguson. Thank you for appearing again. The special examinations of crown corporations, chapter 9, is what I'm focusing ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Marijuana: Health Risks and Harms Okay. I'm just curious. Dr. Sabet, your SAM study, Smart Approaches to Marijuana, was very intriguing to me, and it taught me a lot about the ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to rise to present a petition on behalf of a number of residents. The petition calls upon Parliament to refrain from ...

Spoke in the House on Robotics Competition Mr. Speaker, for the past 14 years, high school youth in my riding of Nipissing—Timiskaming have been competing in robot competitions through the Near North Student ...