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Conservative MP for New Brunswick Southwest (New Brunswick)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 56.60% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #289 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should examine all possible options to ensure a fully ...

Voted Yes on Vote #288 That Bill C-583, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (fetal alcohol spectrum disorder), be not now read ...

Voted Yes on Vote #287 on Bill C-583 Amend the Criminal Code (fetal alcohol spectrum disorder)

Posted on Twitter Member, yes; valued, no @InklessPW: I had to google to see whether MP Goldring is currently a valued member of caucus or not. (Spoiler: yes)

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #286 on Bill C-40 Respecting the Rouge National Urban Park

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant had a very simple message during this year's provincial election for anyone wanting to frack natural gas in New ...

Voted Yes on Vote #285 on Bill C-26 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act and the Sex Offender Information Registration Act, ...

This week

Posted on Twitter "@awwcuteness: Oh... those paws! http://t.co/GKsODenPJM" This isn't a puppy @KRozenberg but you'll want to follow cute animals ;)

Posted on Twitter When we were young! @pdrobertson: Love the pic at the top with two great conservatives @JohnW_MP & @JohnOSullivanNR: http://t.co/lo8iCdRA4j

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Reforming fed. Cadillac sick-days plan is right thing to do. Details on new offer to public servants for sick-leave: http://t.co/dOKQBlscu1

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, Canadians know that the Liberal leader will raise taxes and make life more difficult for families. Whether through a job-killing carbon tax or clawing ...

Posted on Twitter Bill Casey is now the Liberal Party's hand grenade — good luck. @TLDRSO31: @JohnW_MP JT wants high taxes & high debt. Bill Casey says so.

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Briefing on Canada's Naval Current Situation Renewal and Modernization That's a very good answer, particularly your concern for how we're going to pay for this. You and I spoke to one another just before the ...

Posted on Twitter "@BrianTMacdonald: Great Town Hall meeting in Kingsclear tonight with John Williamson @JohnW_MP and Carl Urquhart. http://t.co/YXfKNIp9Os"

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Order in Council Appointment of Bill Jones to the Position of Associate ... I'd be curious to pursue this a little bit. When I go around the world, I see American hardware being used—Taiwan is perhaps a good example—whether ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada’s Response to ISIL Thank you, Mr. Chairman. General, it's good to see you here today. Thank you for attending. I have a couple of questions I'm hoping you'll be ...

A month ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Defence of North America Thank you both for being here today. We've heard a lot about the evolution of NORAD in conjunction with the rising importance of the Arctic, although ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on 2013-2014 Annual Report of the Commissioner of Official Languages Right. I agree. But let me ask you this, just to probe your thinking on it. I would hope that you would not believe—and perhaps you ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Defence of North America Thank you very much, Chairman. Dr. Fergusson, I'm pleased you suggested for a second that we turn to the military because they can do so much, ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Conservative MP criticizes military's directive to not wear uniforms in public A Conservative MP whose riding includes one of the country's biggest army bases is unhappy with a military directive telling soldiers to avoid wearing their uniforms in public. John Williamson, who is also a member of the Commons defence committee, ...

Mentioned by Bridge River Lillooet News Conservative MP criticizes military's decision on uniforms, war memorial OTTAWA - A Conservative MP whose riding includes a major military base is criticizing a directive which tells soldiers to avoid wearing uniforms in public. John Williamson, who is also a member of the Commons defence committee, tweets that the sight of ...

Mentioned by CTV News HOLD Conservative MP criticizes military's decision on uniforms, war memorial OTTAWA -- A Conservative MP whose riding includes a major military base is criticizing a directive which tells soldiers to avoid wearing uniforms in public. John Williamson, who is also a member of the Commons defence committee, tweets that the sight of ...

Mentioned by CTV News NB MP criticizes military's decision on uniforms, war memorial OTTAWA -- A Conservative MP whose riding includes a major military base is criticizing a directive which tells soldiers to avoid wearing uniforms in public. John Williamson, who is also a member of the Commons defence committee, tweets that the sight of ...

Mentioned by CTV News Military decisions on uniforms, war memorial criticized by Tory MP John Williamson, who is also a member of the Commons defence committee, tweeted that military uniforms are as symbolically important as the re-opening of Parliament, which resumed Thursday in the aftermath of the previous day's deadly shooting at the ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Conservative MP criticizes military's directive to not wear uniforms in public A Conservative MP whose riding includes a major military base is criticizing a directive which tells soldiers to avoid wearing uniforms in public. John Williamson, who is also a member of the Commons defence committee, tweets that the sight of uniforms is as ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Determination Mr. Speaker, the attack in Ottawa yesterday morning was an evil attempt to hurt and kill innocent, unsuspecting Canadians, men and women living their daily lives, ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Briefing on Canada's Role in NATO Operation Reassurance Thank you, Mr. Chair. Gentlemen, it's good to see you both here today. Thank you for joining us. Today it seems there's been, at least from ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Government of New Brunswick Mr. Speaker, New Brunswick Liberals were elected to govern my province for the next four years. I am ready to work with them to advance the ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Question of Privilege Related to Elections Canada and the Member for Selkirk-Interlake ... Thank you for inviting me here today to discuss my private member's bill, Bill C-518. Quite simply, this bill will penalize politicians who break the law ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, 70 years ago, brave Canadian troops valiantly fought in the Battle of Normandy, on D-Day. This was a defining moment in our nation's history. ...

Spoke in the House on Tanker Traffic Mr. Speaker, the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will soon decide whether or not the massive Downeast LNG project in Washington County, Maine, will proceed. Yet, ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, the Council of Canadian Academies today released a report on hydraulic fracturing. Our government is already working with partners to study the impact of ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, unlike the leader of the third party, our Conservative government knows that budgets do not balance themselves. Waiting for someone else to make the ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-519 An Act to amend the Excise Tax Act (motor vehicle fuel)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-518 An Act to amend the Members of Parliament Retiring Allowances Act (withdrawal allowance)