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Liberal MP for Scarborough—Guildwood (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 36.20% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter #LPC is proposing an EI premium exemption for every newly-created job in 2015-2016, at a benefit of about $1,300 for each new hire. #cdnpoli

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I thank the hon. member for his speech. I largely agree with most of the sentiments he expressed therein, but it is hard to ...

This week

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to government funding, for each fiscal year since 2007-2008 inclusive: (a) what are the details of all grants, contributions, and loans to any organization, ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Act to promote the efficiency and adaptability of the Canadian economy by regulating certain activities that discourage reliance on electronic means of ...

Posted on Twitter #uniT4theclimate #cdnpoli #climatechange http://t.co/oLd4D2aUkD

Posted on Twitter With Joseph Boutilier and @MeganLeslieMP celebrating Joseph's completion of 5,000km on a unicycle for #climatechange http://t.co/uYLfXvRfI1

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Tune into @PnPCBC right now for a panel on ISIS #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Soknacki’s campaign was encouraging for those who hope for more honesty in politics http://t.co/kYaGN0JGzs

Posted on Twitter Scarborough deserves a great well-managed, sustainable Rouge Park. Bill C-40 doesn't cut it http://t.co/KN2iFbDOKl #cdnpoli #Rougepark

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Scarborough-Guildwood MP John McKay hosts community barbecue Scarborough-Guildwood MP John McKay is hosting his annual community barbecue in the riding on Saturday, Sept. 6. The barbecue will be at the Boys & Girls Club of East Scarborough and will run from noon to 3 p.m.. For members of the community hoping ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, following President Obama's proclamation that he is regulating America's largest emitter, Secretary Kerry instructed U.S. diplomats that it is a priority that requires “elevated ...

Spoke in the House on Finance Mr. Speaker, under the Conservative government's lottery scheme, Alberta is the big winner, and Ontario is the big loser. What kind of system is “fair, balanced ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, there are two seasons in Canada: winter and construction. Every morning, GTA residents wake up to their daily nightmare, transit gridlock, which some estimates ...

Spoke in the House on Rouge National Urban Park Act Mr. Speaker, thank you for the opportunity to enter into this debate. In the interests of full disclosure, Rouge Park is very close to my riding ...

Spoke in the House on Intergovernmental Relations Mr. Speaker, last week we were treated to the sad and sorry spectacle of the Minister of Finance traipsing through Ontario, criticizing the premier during the ...

Voted No on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Voted No on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Voted No on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #221 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #220 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials Okay. The second point is with regard to the excise tax. Your big thing is to get.... Now, it seems to me that the excise tax ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thanks to each one of you. I'm just trying to get my head around the notion of cutting down a tree and ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials Mr. Cardinal, I've just been looking at you on Google, and I'd encourage colleagues to look at Mr. Cardinal on Google. Some of the buildings you ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Main Estimates 2014-2015: Vote 1 under CANADIAN ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT AGENCY; Votes 1, ... Thank you. For the benefit of Mr. Sopuck, I recommend him reading the Insurance Bureau of Canada's policy report, which is where I was getting my ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-31, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled ... Bill C-31removes the requirement to use a trademark before it can be registered and the owner can be given exclusive rights. Canadian Chamber of Commerce has ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada John McKay Apologizes To Justin Trudeau For 'Bozo Eruption' Remark John McKay apologized Tuesday after the release of a secretly recorded conversation in which the Toronto MP says he initially thought the Liberal leader's edict on abortion was "a bozo eruption" — something blurted out without thinking. On the recording ...

Mentioned by Canada.com Liberal MP John McKay secretly taped saying Justin Trudeau had 'bozo eruption ... TORONTO — Toronto Liberal MP John McKay was heard on a tape recording criticizing party leader Justin Trudeau over his edict that prospective MPs must follow the party's pro-choice position on abortion. McKay says on a recording obtained by CTV News ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Liberal MP John McKay secretly taped saying Justin Trudeau had 'bozo eruption ... TORONTO — Toronto Liberal MP John McKay was heard on a tape recording criticizing party leader Justin Trudeau over his edict that prospective MPs must follow the party's pro-choice position on abortion. McKay says on a recording obtained by CTV News ...

Mentioned by Calgary Herald Liberal MP John McKay secretly taped criticizing Trudeau over abortion: CTV TORONTO - Toronto Liberal MP John McKay was heard on a tape recording criticizing party leader Justin Trudeau over his edict that prospective MPs must follow the party's pro-choice position on abortion. McKay says on a recording obtained by CTV News ...

Mentioned by Canada.com Liberal MP John McKay secretly taped saying Justin Trudeau had 'bozo eruption ... TORONTO — Toronto Liberal MP John McKay was heard on a tape recording criticizing party leader Justin Trudeau over his edict that prospective MPs must follow the party's pro-choice position on abortion. McKay says on a recording obtained by CTV News ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-13, An Act to amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm going to operate at a bit of a disadvantage since I'm not a regular member of this, Chair. I was interested ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Leadership and Prosperity of Canadian Women Madam Chair. I have three questions about page 12 of your brief. You chose median employment income as opposed to average employment income. The first question, ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act ... Thank you. I don't normally serve on this committee, but it seems I'm helicoptering in from time to time. What strikes me from the time I ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-474 An Act respecting the promotion of financial transparency, improved accountability and long-term economic sustainability through the public reporting of payments made by mining, oil and gas corporations to foreign governments