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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

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.

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Citizenship and Immigration Mr. Speaker, the Komagata Maru arrived in Vancouver harbour in 1914 carrying 376 passengers of Indian descent, most of whom were not allowed to land. After ...

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 second time and referred ...

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

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, Quebeckers were outraged to discover that Guy Turcotte was released pending his second trial. In 2011, he was found not criminally responsible for stabbing ...

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 Yeserday, I had the chance to meet with Taiwanese Representative to Canada, Mr. Bruce Linghu. http://t.co/sMQvmsKRiO

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Health and Fitness Advocate Mr. Speaker, when we members rise to pay tribute to a person from our ridings, we identify those who inspire not only our communities, but also ...

Posted on Twitter Pls visit http://t.co/BLMiiV1AEo for my position on #Iraq - deliver humanitarian aid and cut off financial resources to ISIS. JW

Posted on Twitter Go @JodyMitic - raising the bar in public service! @runcoachphil JW

Posted on Twitter Happy to support Michael Chong's Bill C-586 to promote Parliamentary Reform! JW

Posted on Twitter Video of leaders from our riding! Thanks Frank Kurucz and Barrie Chapman! @AmblesideMile @westvanDistrict @westvanrec http://t.co/gUMWceDm7K

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, our government remains focused on creating jobs and opportunities for hard-working Canadians through trade. However, the NDP has voted against practically every free trade ...

Posted on Twitter Yet another Free Trade Agmt signed today, this one by PM Harper and South Korea's Pres Park. Conserv Govt: over 40 Free Trade countries! JW

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Situation in Iraq Mr. Speaker, we are all shocked by what is going on in Iraq. I had the opportunity to be on site in Baghdad in September 2011 ...

Spoke in the House on Cycling Mr. Speaker, I rise today to highlight the huge and positive impact that cycling has on our environment, our economy, and our health, at every stroke. ...

Mentioned by Coast Reporter LNG can be a win-win The following letter was sent to Premier Christy Clark and MP John Weston and copied to Coast Reporter. I ask that you please use your influence to optimize impact to B.C.'s economy by having Victoria and Ottawa cooperate to tie potential final permit issue ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by DigitalJournal.com Media Advisory : Minister Gail Shea to Attend Coho Festival With MP John ... WEST VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 5, 2014) - The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, and John Weston, Member of Parliament for West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country, will attend the Coho ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Coast Reporter Businesses address employment minister 6, to address changes to the federal Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP). The luncheon was also attended by local MP John Weston, members of the Squamish and Whistler Chambers of Commerce and regional business owners — including 30 from ...

Mentioned by Bowen Island Undercurrent MP Weston vs. West Van council I want to take exception to Mr. John Weston's extraordinary scolding of the District of West Vancouver Council over their unanimous motion to ban LNG tankers from Howe Sound. His intervention is all the more strange for a variety of reasons. In 2006, Steven ...

Mentioned by Squamish Chief Dike upgrades on the way On Wednesday, Aug. 20, Sea to Sky Country MP John Weston, Sea to Sky MLA Jordan Sturdy and District of Squamish officials gathered at the North Yards dike to announce the infrastructure funding. The municipal, provincial and federal governments each ...

Mentioned by North Shore News NDP and Greens round out West Vancouver ballot He now joins incumbent Conservative MP John Weston, Liberal Pamela Goldsmith-Jones and former Whistler mayor Ken Melamed who won the Green Party nomination earlier this month on the ballot. Canadians are slated to go to the polls on Oct. 15, 2015.

More than three months ago

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 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 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 ...

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 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