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NDP MP for Windsor—Tecumseh (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 49.90% of the vote.

A week ago

Voted No on Vote #104 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #103 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #102 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #100 on Bill C-474 Respecting the promotion of financial transparency, improved accountability and long-term economic sustainability through the public ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by BlackburnNews.com Important Disability Tax Credit Information Windsor-Tecumseh MP Joe Comartin speaks to a crowd at Callivino Hall in Windsor, March 28, 2014. Area NDP MPs are looking out for those applying for a disability tax credit. Windsor-Tecumseh MP Joe Comartin says there are a number of agencies which ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Black History Month Mr. Speaker, I am proud to rise in the House today in celebration of Black History Month. It allows us to commemorate the significant contributions of ...

Mentioned by Windsor Star (blog) Vander Doelen: Masse's Excruciating Dilemma The difficult job of bobbing and weaving and squirming now falls to NDP MP Brian Masse (Windsor West), who has been put in an impossible bind. His partner on the other side of town, NDP MP Joe Comartin (Windsor-Tecumseh), doesn't talk to the media ...

More than three months ago

Posted on Twitter November marks Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month. Remember, early detection #saveslives

Spoke in the House on Pancreatic Cancer Mr. Speaker, I rise today to bring to the attention of the House that November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month. I want all of us to ...

Spoke in the House on Windsor Rotarians Mr. Speaker, I rise today to offer my best wishes to a group of Windsor Rotarians who are preparing for a 13-day November visit to Africa. ...

Mentioned by BlackburnNews.com Provincial, Federal NDP Partnership Positive MP for Windsor-Tecumseh Joe Comartin says he is looking forward to working with his new provincial counter-part. He's known MPP-elect Percy Hatfield since the days Hatfield was a political reporter. Comartin says a good working relationship could mean ...

Mentioned by Off Shore Gaming Assocation Single Game Sports Betting Opportunity Bolstered by Canadian Senator's Greed ... Around 2 years ago Windsor-Tecumseh MP Joe Comartin introduced a private members bill to legalize single game sports betting. Comartin was concerned about the decline in attendance at Caesar's Windsor Casino after Detroit had opened 2 casinos of ...

Mentioned by The Catholic Register 'God Squad' faces uphill battle on the Hill MONTREAL - Federal politicians with religious principles sometimes face ridicule from colleagues who have dubbed faithful parliamentarians the “God Squad,” said NDP MP Joe Comartin. Speaking at a conference that examined the role of religion in public ...

Posted on Twitter It was a pleasure to speak at the Writers' Union of Canada's event on Parliament Hill today. http://t.co/vU1zBKwYIg

Mentioned by Windsor Star (blog) Masse continues fight for sports betting bill The bill, which was originated by Windsor-Tecumseh MP and now deputy speaker Joe Comartin, has been passed by the House of Commons with all-party support but has stalled in the Senate. “With hundreds and thousands of jobs, massive public ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply I would like to open this committee of the whole session by making a short statement on this evening's proceedings. Tonight's debate is a general one ...

Posted on Twitter My pleasure to co-host MPs & Senators in support of #hungerweek. Thanks to @foodbankscanada for their incredible work!

Spoke in the House on Hunger Awareness Week Mr. Speaker, this Hunger Awareness Week, parliamentarians of all parties are fasting in solidarity with the dedicated volunteers of Canada's food banks in support of our ...

Posted on Twitter Don`t foget folks, tomorrow is Earth Hour. Take a look at my official statement on youtube http://t.co/4FRmZEtkYz

Posted on Twitter Presenting distinguished Dr. Campbell of Foothills & Dr. Pipe of #UofO Heart Institute on risks of excessive sodium. http://t.co/E6cdj0hE19

Posted on Twitter My pleasure to host Polonia Youth Leaders on the Hill. Amazing young citizens driving their community&Canada forward! http://t.co/QfHjfJooVq

Spoke in the House on Black History Month Mr. Speaker, as Black History Month draws to a close, I rise to recognize Windsor-Essex's role as the gateway to freedom for untold thousands of men, ...

Spoke in the House on Seasons Greetings Mr. Speaker, it is one of life's most beautiful ironies that at this darkest, coldest time of year, people of all backgrounds come together to celebrate ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the CBC/Radio-Canada, the Canadian Radio-television Telecommunications Commission, and the Ministry of Heritage concerning the French CBEF station in Windsor, Ontario: (a) how many ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Review of the Conflict of Interest Code for Members of the House ... Let me switch to another problem I have. If we implemented all of these 19 recommendations.... I'll simply use one example. If we did the meals, ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2012-2013: Vote 5 under PARLIAMENT, vote 15 under PRIVY COUNCIL Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Mr. Mayrand, for being here. As a result of an NDP motion several months ago in the House to address ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Question of Privilege Regarding the Free Movement of Members within the Parliamentary ... Okay. I want to deal with some specific situations in addition to the one we just talked about with Mr. Stoffer. Another MP from the NDP, ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Question of Privilege Regarding the Free Movement of Members within the Parliamentary ... I'm going to challenge Madam O'Brien. I'll go through the three incidents that have really bothered me because I think there were some systemic problems here ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Question of Privilege Relating to Threats to the Member for Provencher All right. Assistant Commissioner, with regard to the actual charges, are you able to answer any questions with regard to the types charges? And, I'm sorry, ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-414 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (cruelty to animals)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-413 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (judicial discretion)

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Allegations of Wrong-Doing during the 41st General Election Thank you Mr. Chair. Thank you for being here, Mr. Mayrand. I just want to challenge something, because it's disturbed me from the beginning. One of ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Question of Privilege Relating to Threats to the Member for Provencher Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you, Mr. Toews, for being here As you know, when I supported your motion for finding a breach of privilege, ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Question of Privilege Relating to Threats to the Member for Provencher Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, witnesses, for being here. I want to pursue the issue of identifying the culprit in terms of what our staff.... ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-290 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sports betting)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-628 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (consent)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-627 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sports betting)