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  • His favourite word is fishery.

Liberal MP for Cardigan (P.E.I.)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 49.60% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Grateful to the security forces who acted with such selfless courage and bravery throughout the day.

Posted on Twitter Have been released from lockdown safe & sound. My thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Great meeting with Nova MacIsaac and Alison Gillan today to discuss the importance of Credit Unions. http://t.co/nLw0i3i4ax

Posted on Twitter Questioning the Conservatives' gutting of the Coast Guard, ineffective response to Russian ship adrift off BC coast: http://t.co/vZTIqJpcqS

Posted on Twitter World's scientists call on Stephen Harper to restore science funding, freedom http://t.co/faNgfIcxKq

Posted on Twitter Looking forward to hosting NB Premier @BrianGallantNB & Beauséjour MP Dominic LeBlanc this Friday evening! http://t.co/OUss9dN7FT

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Coast Guard Mr. Speaker, the Russian container ship that drifted off the west coast raises serious concerns about the response capability of the Canadian Coast Guard. This serious ...

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 ...

Two weeks ago

Didn't vote on Vote #253 on Bill C-247 Expand the mandate of Service Canada in respect of the death of a Canadian citizen ...

Didn't vote on Vote #252 That this House (i) recognise that the leadership of the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of ...

Didn't vote on Vote #251 That Government Business No. 13 be amended: ( a) by replacing clause (iii) with the following: “(iii) accept ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Coastal Fisheries Protection Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to speak to Bill S-3, an act to amend the Coastal Fisheries Protection Act. Fisheries are so important ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to contracts under $10,000 granted by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police since January 1, 2013: what are the (a) vendors' names; (b) contracts' reference ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Department of Fisheries and Oceans’ (DFO) Deficit Reduction Action Plan (DRAP) Track 19: Outsourcing Research Capability of Contaminant Research: (a) is the ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by NG News Church denies Lawrence MacAulay's nomination meeting Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay greets supporters after his nomination meeting Monday, which had to change location at the last minute to Red's Corner hotel in Poole's Corner after the original meeting at a Roman Catholic church hall was suddenly ...

Mentioned by The Guardian Charlottetown Church denies Lawrence MacAulay's nomination meeting Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay greets supporters after his nomination meeting Monday, which had to change location at the last minute to Red's Corner hotel in Poole's Corner after the original meeting at a Roman Catholic church hall was suddenly ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister claims that record out-migration from Prince Edward Island is not caused by his EI changes, when nothing could be further from ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Liberal MP Lawrence MacAulay Reverses Vow To Vote 'Pro-Life' P.E.I. MP Lawrence MacAulay took to Twitter to tell constituents he would vote the party line if it came down to it. He had earlier told a P.E.I. newspaper, The Guardian, that he would vote pro-life if the abortion issue ever returned to the House of Commons.

Spoke in the House on Fisheries and Oceans Mr. Speaker, a record number of people are leaving Prince Edward Island due to the Conservative cuts and changes to EI. The Minister of Fisheries and ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-555, An Act respecting the Marine Mammal Regulations (seal fishery observation ... Mr. Pinhorn, you put a lot of things on the record here that I consider quite valuable and important, and it's what the country needs to ...

Spoke in the House on Distinguished Service Award Mr. Speaker, I rise today to congratulate former Liberal senator Michael Kirby, who this afternoon is receiving the Distinguished Service Award from the Canadian Association of ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-555, An Act respecting the Marine Mammal Regulations (seal fishery observation ... Short minutes, Mr. Chair, but anyhow, thank you very much. Mr. Kerr, thank you for doing this. There's a lot of different things about the seal ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, the government does not need to look much further than the spectacle of the parliamentary secretary pushing past the wife of a veteran with ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-13, An Act to amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence ... Thank you, Mr. Chair, and welcome to the witnesses. Your presentations were excellent. I have a question for Mr. Spratt. On May 1, this committee heard ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Use of Eco-certification in Wild-Capture and Aquaculture Fisheries Yes, but I can see it progressing down the road. You talk about part of the European Community has accepted this. My concern is, when you ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Changing Ocean Conditions or Other Factors Off the Coast of Newfoundland and ... It is: that the committee immediately undertake a study of the changing ocean conditions or other factors off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador that have ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Changing Ocean Conditions or Other Factors Off the Coast of Newfoundland and ... Now, of course the fishery I understand the best, if I understand any of it, is the lobster fishery. On the south side of Prince Edward ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Changing Ocean Conditions or Other Factors Off the Coast of Newfoundland and ... Thank you, Mr. Chairman. Welcome, gentlemen. This eco-certification has always concerned me. I understand—well, I guess I probably do not understand science—that it's always difficult. It's ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Committee Business and Briefing on the European Union's ban on Canadian seal ... Thank you very much, and thank you for your determination to be here. Public morality, and I know you've been talking about it, how is it ...

Mentioned by Journal Pioneer MacAulay is now the longest serving Island MP ever Lawrence MacAulay already holds the record for attending the most weddings and wakes on the Island, the record for hugging the most amount of people in one day, and now the farm boy from Midgell has stepped into the history books. MacAulay is now the ...

Mentioned by Journal Pioneer Lawrence MacAulay is now the longest serving Island MP ever Lawrence MacAulay already holds the record for attending the most weddings and wakes on the Island, the record for hugging the most amount of people in one day, and now the farm boy from Midgell has stepped into the history books. MacAulay is now the ...

Mentioned by The Guardian Charlottetown Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay breaks political record Lawrence MacAulay already holds the record for attending the most weddings and wakes on the Island, the record for hugging the most amount of people in one day, and now the farm boy from Midgell has stepped into the history books. MacAulay is now the ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-24 An Act to provide for the resumption and continuation of postal services