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Conservative MP for West Vancouver—Sunshine Coast—Sea to Sky Country (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 45.50% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter #RidetheRiding - @Peak_Aboo @BikePowellRiver - Powell River cyclists rock! JW http://t.co/fZPnCL7eEz

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Ride @CypressMtn to prepare for #RidetheRiding @RBCGranFondo & #Ride4Refuge. JW http://t.co/Oh4kh8OWRK

A week ago

Mentioned by Bowen Island Undercurrent Sea to Sky MP meets with Bowen Island constituents Sea to Sky Member of Parliament John Weston came to Bowen Island this week to meet with constituents at the home of Oydis and Dean Nickle. Weston chatted with constituents, and also gave a short speech elaborating on his connection to Bowen Island ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Coast Reporter Three projects receive funding Area member of Parliament John Weston was on the Coast July 9 hearing from constituents, learning about local initiatives and reviewing three different projects that have received federal funding. ... Among other things, the project is designed to keep young people away from substance abuse, an initiative parallel to other work in which the MP is involved, such as his crystal meth bill; his work to highlight the efforts of people recovering from substance abuse; and his work to create National Health and Fitness Day.

Posted on Twitter #RidetheRiding - great way to start the day atop @Cypressmtn on your bike! JW http://t.co/kyzgwpVSnt

Mentioned by Squamish Chief Weston meets with national foreign affairs minister The event was organised by Sea to Sky Country MP John Weston. Minister John Baird and Weston discussed the latest developments on several aspects of international policies. Baird has been a prominent supporter of free trade as Canada has reached ...

Posted on Twitter You can rewatch my @CTV_PowerPlay interview on Northern Gateway http://t.co/LvtOyFJ897 please see corrected fact on my website. Thanks

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Congrats and thanks to proud Calgarians for welcoming the world to their awesome #Stampede @Crockatteer. JW http://t.co/JQsCFMhV2d

Posted on Twitter Great #CanadaDay with @pmharper and the #24/7 series... My own videos will be up soon! #cdnpoli http://t.co/E5bjlY94MZ

A month ago

Mentioned by TheTyee.ca Dear Rafe Mair: I'm Not Giving Up [Editor's note: Conservative MP for West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country John Weston submitted this response to Rafe Mair's June 9 column that argued democracy is broken in Canada and ridiculed Weston for claiming the environmental approval process is responsive to the public's will. We run Weston's rebuttal in full here, followed by ... Working with constituents, it's my job as member of Parliament to see that our government is pursuing both these things. Rafe, I love your energy and intellect.

Voted Yes on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Voted Yes on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Voted Yes on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #221 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #220 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Spoke in the House on National Health and Fitness Day Act moved that Bill S-211, An Act to establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians, be read the first time. Mr. Speaker, ...

Spoke in the House on National Health and Fitness Day Mr. Speaker, I thank citizens in my riding and across the country and fellow members for working together to increase health and fitness and reduce health ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-555, An Act respecting the Marine Mammal Regulations (seal fishery observation ... I'd love to ask some questions about the safety of the people in uniform, like yourselves, and I think the better person to ask them would ...

Spoke in the House on Federal Framework on Lyme Disease Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the member for Saanich—Gulf Islands for the work that she did and for her efforts in rallying the support ...

Spoke in the House on Main Estimates, 2014-15 Mr. Speaker, I was very interested in my colleague's comments. I know that a lot of Conservatives, and perhaps members of other parties, are interested in ...

Mentioned by Pique Newsmagazine Meadow Park discounts offered on National Health and Fitness Day John Weston, MP for West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country and the founder of NHFD, applauded the municipality's decision to provide lower-cost access to its fitness facility to mark the occasion. "That's a very intelligent application of the ...

Mentioned by Vernon Morning Star MP REPORT: Taking action Members of Parliament, John Weston and Dave Wilks, two of my B.C. colleagues, have formed a combatting substance abuse caucus in Ottawa. This caucus is reviewing issues such as, illegal drug abuse as well as the abuse of prescription drugs and the ...

Spoke in the House on Fitness Mr. Speaker, last weekend in Niagara Falls, the Federation of Canadian Municipalities, representing 2,000 members, came together at its AGM, where they overwhelmingly passed a motion ...

Spoke in the House on Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act Mr. Speaker, it is indeed a great honour to be here this evening. We stand in a historic place and we look forward to a historic ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Review of the Canadian Music Industry and Main Estimates 2014-15: Vote 1 ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you for being with us today, minister. I noticed that approximately one-third of your comments concerned sports. You mentioned the support ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, prescription drugs are an important part of our health and well-being, but constituents of mine are concerned about a rising tide of misuse, either ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Review of the Canadian Music Industry So, just one lawyer, then. After having seen the film The Internship and read the book The Circle, I am very pleased to see that Google ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Review of the Canadian Music Industry Mr. Klassen, as the MP for West Vancouver--Sunshine Coast--Sea to Sky Country, I can assure that I won't forget you on Vancouver. Thank you, David. I ...

Spoke in the House on Fitness of Canadians Mr. Speaker, I rise to invite members to join with our Minister of State for Sport and Canadian students from Glebe Collegiate to the Queen's Baton ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Review of the Canadian Music Industry Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Mark Tetreault, thank you for being here, as well as Pierre-Daniel, and also Monsieur Fortin. Your description of musicians as ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Review of the Canadian Music Industry I just said to my colleagues, I feel like getting up and cheering after you three have spoken. You've done great things to invigorate our study ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Review of the Canadian Music Industry We recognize what you're talking about, but it's a very interesting description. I would appreciate it if I could ask all of you—Ms. Thomas and the ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Main Estimates 2014-15: Votes 1, 5 and 10 under FISHERIES AND OCEANS I have two quick questions. One, the minister mentioned that 1,500 scientists are part of our operations, and I'd appreciate some comment on how those scientists ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-443 An Act to establish a National Health and Fitness Day