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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 Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Mentioned by Powell River Peak Weston recalls terrifying day in Ottawa What should have been a typical day on Parliament Hill Wednesday, Oct. 22 ended in tragedy, uncertainty and lots of unanswered questions. West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country member of Parliament (MP) John Weston recalled the ...

Posted on Twitter Cdns - while we mourn, we are more united in this House of Commons today and stronger than ever as a nation. JW

Mentioned by North Shore News Weston in lock down after shooting West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country member of Parliament John Weston is locked down in Ottawa after a shooting on Parliament Hill Wednesday morning. Josh Hemond, Weston's director of communications told North Shore News' sister paper the Coast Reporter just before 10 a.m. Wednesday morning that the Conservative MP was safe in a room on the Hill with other MPs and security officers. “John is safe, but unable to communicate with anyone,” said Hemond. “Police have asked that everyone ...

Two days ago

Mentioned by Squamish Chief Weston on lockdown after shooting West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country member of Parliament John Weston is on lockdown in Ottawa after a shooting on Parliament HillWednesday morning. Josh Hemond, Weston's director of communications told Coast Reporter just before 10 ...

Posted on Twitter Heartfelt condolences to family of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo. Thx to many for prayers and good wishes today. We stand together for True North! JW

Mentioned by Coast Reporter Weston in lock down after shooting West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country member of Parliament John Weston is locked down in Ottawa after a shooting on Parliament Hill Wednesday morning. Josh Hemond, Weston's director of communications told Coast Reporter just before ...

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on National Health and Fitness Day Act Mr. Speaker, it is a great honour today to speak to Bill S-211, a bill that will be voted on tomorrow, but also to mark, as ...

Posted on Twitter Very successful event last night as @movemberca #nationalhealthandfitnessday @senators launched 8th mustache season http://t.co/U4iultEtRu

This week

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, Canadians like Ernest Lang, Farid Rohani, and Majed El Shafie are concerned about the humanitarian situation in Iraq and Syria. They have arranged a ...

Voted Yes on Vote #255 on Bill C-13 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act, the Competition Act and the Mutual Legal ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That, in the opinion of the House, the proposed Port of Gros-Cacouna oil terminal, which will be used ...

Mentioned by National Journal MP Weston Announces Investment in Clean Technology in British Columbia John Weston, Member of Parliament for West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country, on behalf of the Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) MP Weston Announces Investment in Clean Technology in British Columbia SQUAMISH, BC, Oct. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - John Weston, Member of Parliament for West Vancouver–Sunshine Coast–Sea to Sky Country, on behalf of the Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the Federal Economic ...

Posted on Twitter $1.5 million for a #CleanEnergy project in #BC @Squamishtown @SquamishInfo @squamishchamber http://t.co/qFcrbSjQIK

Posted on Twitter Future of Howe Sound Society, Squamish FN are engaged in an ambitious mtg today coz the "Environment IS the Economy". http://t.co/jCNbz7DyoM

Posted on Twitter awesometo see @mathieufleury wearingour bike pin at an @Ottawa municipal public debate! http://t.co/VdtVlIQ7Hg #NHFD :)

Two weeks ago

Voted Yes on Vote #253 on Bill C-247 Expand the mandate of Service Canada in respect of the death of a Canadian citizen ...

Voted Yes on Vote #252 That this House (i) recognise that the leadership of the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of ...

Spoke in the House on Taiwan Mr. Speaker, Canadians and the people of Taiwan share many things in common, including democracy, freedom and the rule of law. As head of the Canada-Taiwan ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am very proud to present a petition on behalf of grade 7 students from Pender Harbour Elementary/Secondary School in the riding I represent. ...

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 ...

A month ago

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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