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Conservative MP for Don Valley West (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 42.90% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #248 That the Standing Committee on the Status of Women be instructed to undertake a study on the subject ...

Voted Yes on Vote #247 That the motion be amended by replacing the words “education and social programs” with the words “education programs, ...

Voted No on Vote #246 on Bill C-584 Respecting the Corporate Social Responsibility Inherent in the Activities of Canadian Extractive Corporations in Developing ...

Voted Yes on Vote #245 on Bill C-41 Implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and the Republic of Korea

Voted Yes on Vote #244 That the First Report of the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics, presented on Wednesday, ...

Posted on Twitter At Rogers Hockey Night in Ottawa launch of NHL with Ron Mclean,George Strombo, & Mark Messier. Very Impressive. http://t.co/eqAik88Ke2

Posted on Twitter Bill C-41,Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act (Free Trade Agrmnt) passes 2nd reading in the House of Commons. Good for Canada.

Posted on Twitter Today @pmharper announced that @ParksCanada has confirmed that the #FranklinExpedition ship discovered in September is HMS Erebus.

Posted on Twitter Happy National Seniors Day to all outstanding seniors in #DonValleyWest http://t.co/kMV5DyYD17

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to @FordCanada in Oakville, with the addition of 1000 new jobs. Proud that our Government contributed to the plant's upgrade

Posted on Twitter Today is National Seniors Day,an opportunity to say thank you to those who contributed so much to make Canada the great country it is.

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Small Business Mr. Speaker, our Conservative government understands the vital role that small business plays in the economy. That is why we are helping them to succeed. While ...

This week

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Media Advisory: Member of Parliament John Carmichael to Take Part in the ... - SYS MARKHAM, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 09/26/14 -- John Carmichael, Member of Parliament (Don Valley West), will take part in the opening ceremony of the World Junior Girls Golf Championship on Saturday. Mr. Carmichael will be representing the ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague from Bruce—Grey—Owen Sound for sharing his time with me and for his presentation this afternoon. On Monday, ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, Canadians have seen atrocity after atrocity committed by the barbaric group ISIL. Western journalists have been executed in cold blood, residents of Iraq and ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Small Business Mr. Speaker, over the summer I listened to many small business owners in my riding of Don Valley West, and a common concern was the amount ...

Mentioned by Macleans.ca What price, democracy? Conservative MP Mike Wallace was right to investigate how much it costs for the government to answer one set of written questions filed by opposition MPs. And Conservative MP John Carmichael is right to investigate how much it cost to answer another set of ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, taxpayers in the riding of Ottawa—Orléans were shocked to learn that they were on the hook for a $72,000 bill in expenses so that ...

Spoke in the House on Situation in Iraq Mr. Speaker, clearly the debate tonight is carrying a great deal of emotion on all sides, and I applaud the Minister of Employment for his comments. ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to respond to the motion proposed by the hon. member for Rosemont—La Petite-Patrie in regard to minimum wages. Today I would ...

Spoke in the House on Red Tape Reduction Act Mr. Speaker, I stand to speak on the importance of the government's one-for-one rule. I want to thank the Minister of State for Small Business and ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Honoured with National Award for ... (L-R: Don Valley West MP John Carmichael; The Honourable Joe Oliver; Sunnybrook CEO Barry McLellan; Michael Green, CEO, Canada Health Infoway; and Dr. Ed Etchells, Sunnybrook) (CNW Group/Canada Health Infoway)". Image available at: ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Minister Goodyear Celebrates Innovation in Medical Imaging and Digital ... TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 8, 2014) - Minister of State Gary Goodyear and Don Valley West MP John Carmichael were in Toronto today to celebrate the success of two FedDev Ontario funded projects that strengthen local clusters in medical ...

Mentioned by DigitalJournal.com Minister Goodyear Celebrates Innovation in Medical Imaging and Digital ... TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 8, 2014) - Minister of State Gary Goodyear and Don Valley West MP John Carmichael were in Toronto today to celebrate the success of two FedDev Ontario funded projects that strengthen local clusters in medical ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Media Advisory: Minister Goodyear Celebrates Innovation in Medical Imaging ... Minister Goodyear will be joined by John Carmichael, Member of Parliament for Don Valley West. Minister Goodyear and MP Carmichael will be available to answer questions from the media after each event. Note: Media are invited to participate in a tour of ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Chapter 1, Public Sector Pension Plans, of the Spring 2014 Report of ... Thank you. Welcome back to our witnesses. Ms. Cheng, I'm following up on my question to you from our last meeting, which seems like a long ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Chapter 1, Public Sector Pension Plans, of the Spring 2014 Report of ... Thank you, Chair, Welcome to all of our guests. We have a big crowd today. To keep it simple, I'm going to direct my question to ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Chapter 8, Disaster Relief for Producers — Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, of ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good afternoon to our witnesses. I'd like to start with Mr. Ferguson, and then, as officials feel appropriate, please jump in. I'm ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Chapter 7, Oversight of Rail Safety — Transport Canada, of the Fall ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to our witnesses for joining us this afternoon. Mr. Lévesque, in the report the Auditor General, Mr. Ferguson, has said ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Defence of North America Thank you, Chair. And thank you to our witness. I hear you on Canada-U.S. relations, and clearly there are budget issues, particularly in the U.S. that ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Corporate Practices by Companies Supplying and Manufacturing Products in Developing Countries for ... Thank you, Chair. Thank you to our witnesses this afternoon. I'd like to join my colleague across in complimenting Loblaw Companies on the values that I ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Care of Ill and Injured Canadian Armed Forces Members Thank you. In your presentation, you talked about some of the research that's being carried out right now. Some of the work is at the Hospital ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Chapter 7, Oversight of Rail Safety — Transport Canada, of the Fall ... I guess that really comes back to clause 12 of your report today where you talk about your four priorities, the third being that, having completed ...

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