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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.

Today

Posted on Twitter Celebrating new law S-211 #NHFD - for a fit Canada! - on air today CKNW 1:30pm PT @D6MERIT @MinRonaAmbrose @TheHSF @SportMatters613 JW

Posted on Twitter Canada gets fit for 2015! Discussing #NHFD on CKNW at 1:30 PT today @whistlernews @PiqueNews @Coastreporter @VancouverSun @BalGosal JW

Posted on Twitter High hopes for 2015! Discussing #NHFD on air @CKNW today at 1:30 @ashleighmcivor @sole_girls @NSNewsSports @squamishchief @BIUndercurrent JW

Posted on Twitter I'll be on air with @CKNW tomorrow at 1:30pm about Bill S-211 #NationalHealthandFitnessDay - intro'd by Senator Nancy Greene Raine & me. JW

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Parliament passes West Vancouver MP's national fitness bill http://t.co/pb4Pd5V0du via @NorthShoreNews

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Thanks to @Catherinebarr @leahcostello1 @Cherylmacn @CraigTurner8 and all the other engaged citizens who attended our open House! JW

Mentioned by Pique Newsmagazine National Health and Fitness Day just one more legacy of 2010 Olympic Games One summer before the 2010 Olympics came to Whistler, Senator Nancy Greene Raine and Member of Parliament John Weston were talking about what kind of legacy they'd like to see the Games leave. "We were just chatting about, if we were ... "As an MP I was saying to the people of our riding, '"What can we do to keep alive this amazing spirit, and translate it from an extravaganza with a focus on elite athletes to something that would touch all Canadians in an enduring way?'" On Dec. 10, parliamentarians across ...

This week

Mentioned by Squamish Chief Combating childhood obesity So MP John Weston is elated after his bill to establish the first Saturday in June as National Health and Fitness Day passed last week. Weston has been working with Senator Nancy Greene Raine, who was voted as Canada's Female Athlete of the 20th ...

Mentioned by North Shore News Parliament passes West Vancouver MP's national fitness bill The first Saturday of every June will now be known as National Health and Fitness Day after the House of Commons this week unanimously approved a bill sponsored by John Weston, Conservative MP for West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country ...

Mentioned by North Shore News Parliament passes national fitness bill The first Saturday of every June will now be known as National Health and Fitness Day after the House of Commons this week unanimously approved a bill sponsored by John Weston, Conservative MP for West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Coast Reporter Weston bill approved in the House The first Saturday of every June will now be known as National Health and Fitness Day after the House of Commons this week unanimously approved a bill sponsored by John Weston, Conservative MP for West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country ...

Mentioned by Bowen Island Undercurrent A note of thanks to MP John Weston On December 6, John Weston, our Member of Parliament came over to Bowen to attend and honor Mayor Jack Adalaar's integrity and accomplishments at his memorial service. Weston also took time to tour our recycling centre, and the Nick Knack Nook ...

Voted No on Vote #310 on Bill C-603 Amend the Motor Vehicle Safety Act (vehicle side guards)

Voted Yes on Vote #309 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Voted No on Vote #308 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Voted Yes on Vote #307 on Bill S-211 Establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians

Voted No on Vote #306 on Bill C-524 Amend the Canada Elections Act (election advertising)

Spoke in the House on National Health and Fitness Day Act moved that the bill be read the third time and passed. Mr. Speaker, in Canada we are the true north, strong and free, but we can ...

Spoke in the House on Jack Adelaar Mr. Speaker, “we take care of our own”. So run the words of a song by Bruce Springsteen. I can think of no better theme for ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on International Development Mr. Speaker, as a Canadian and a British Columbian, I am proud of our government's leadership in matters relating to the Pacific Rim, in terms of ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, it really is a privilege for me to speak to Bill C-43, Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 2. I was thinking that if ...

Spoke in the House on Supplementary Estimates (B), 2014-15 Mr. Speaker, I was not in the House for the previous vote, but I vote yes on this one.

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, the Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement, Canada's first with an Asian market, will create thousands of new jobs in Canada and will provide Canadian business ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Subject Matter of the Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-15: Votes 1b, 5b and ... Thank you. We're really always delighted to hear from you. I wish we had hours because this is so important to Canadians, especially in British Columbia, ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the eighth report of the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage in relation to Bill ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Bill S-211, An Act to establish a national day to promote health ... We sign ourselves as the CFFOs, chief fun and fitness officers, and we try to make sure it's fun. As you have indicated, it has to ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-15: Vote 1b under CANADA COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank the minister for joining us today. It is a privilege to have her with us. You said that ...

Spoke in the House on Sports Day Mr. Speaker, I rise today to draw attention to the fact that this Saturday, November 29, is Sports Day in Canada. It has been running since ...

More than three 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 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 ...

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