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  • His favourite word is safety.

Conservative MP for Elmwood—Transcona (Manitoba)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 46.40% of the vote.

A week ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Thank you, everybody, for being here today. We talk quite a bit about the gaps in liabilities, gaps in the response mechanism, the response issues. I ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Regional Development Mr. Speaker, our government is working hard to ensure that innovation leaders in my home province of Manitoba and across Canada have access to opportunities to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #104 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #103 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #102 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #101 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #100 on Bill C-474 Respecting the promotion of financial transparency, improved accountability and long-term economic sustainability through the public ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Water Quality of the Great Lakes Basin Thank you, Mr. Chair. One question: okay. There is one thing that has been actually a very common theme not just amongst the panel we have ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to rise this afternoon to speak in support of our government's economic action plan 2014. I am very pleased that our ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Water Quality of the Great Lakes Basin Thank you. That's good. Actually, the comment on the crossbill reminded me of my golden retriever trying to save the fish in our pond from a ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Obviously, that's dealing with the after incidents. I want to turn the channel a little bit to your safety management systems and your trying to avoid ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Water Quality of the Great Lakes Basin Thank you. Going over to Ducks, I have a quick question. I found it very interesting to see some of the figures that you had here ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... However, in the U.S. one of the challenges they're facing with their 2015 deadline is the technology is not really there yet 100%. They're still working ...

Spoke in the House on Elmwood—Transcona Community Services Mr. Speaker, I would like to take this opportunity to recognize the many contributions of seniors and people with disabilities in Elmwood—Transcona, along with the organizations ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Thank you. Mr. Boudreault, I want to touch on the safety management systems. I know that in regard to your testimony today one could walk away ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Water Quality of the Great Lakes Basin Ms. Fox, you talked about green infrastructure and about having more natural areas to work for filtration on the storm runoff systems, and you actually brought ...

Mentioned by ChrisD.ca Ottawa Provides Nearly $70K for Transcona Area Initiatives Elmwood-Transcona MP Lawrence Toet has announced L'Arche Winnipeg will be the focus of the investment, helping to eliminate physical barriers for people with disabilities in the community. The project consists of construction of three exterior ramps to ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Rotary Clubs Mr. Speaker, one of the privileges of being a member of Parliament is the opportunity to connect with organizations that aim to improve the world and ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, Canadians gave our government a strong mandate to protect the safety and security of our communities and to stand up for victims of crime. ...

Spoke in the House on Consumer Protection Mr. Speaker, while Canadian athletes battle their opponents in Sochi, here at home our Conservative government is fighting to protect Canadian consumers. We are battling the ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, there are individuals who go to extraordinary lengths to avoid paying their fair share of taxes. They got away with it under the Liberals, ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, after a decade of darkness from the previous Liberal government, our Conservative government is making unprecedented investments in our Canadian Armed Forces to ensure ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Harper Government applauds Salvation Army's work to support vulnerable ... 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, Lawrence Toet, Member of Parliament for Elmwood-Transcona, on behalf of the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State (Social Development), attended the 9th Annual Hope in the City Breakfast hosted by the Salvation Army in ...

Mentioned by BG.com (прессъобщения) (press release) Member of Parliament Lawrence Toet Participates in Memorial Service to ... - PR On behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, Lawrence Toet, Member of Parliament for Elmwood-Transcona, attended a memorial service at the Neil Bardal Funeral Centre during the Hong Kong Veterans Commemorative Association Convention. "It is our duty to remember and ... "Canada has a proud tradition of military service and we must continue to recognize the courageous actions of Veterans like those who fought in the Battle of Hong Kong," said MP Toet. "We will always remember ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Fraud behind calls in ridings 120928 Winnipeg - (L-R) Transcona MP Lawrence Toet, City of Winnipeg Mayor Sam Katz, CN Rail Vice President of human resources Kim Madigan, Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger, and CN Rail Vice President and and chief safety sustainability officer John ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) /REPEAT -- Human Resources and Skills Development Canada - Notice/ OTTAWA, April 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Mr. Lawrence Toet, Member of Parliament for Elmwood-Transcona, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development, will announce Government of Canada support to Work and ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) 'Dirty, rotten, bastards' carpet bombing my riding: Pat Martin New Democratic Party MP Pat Martin is accusing Conservative MPs of dirty tricks, saying they are using their free mailing privileges to flood his riding of Winnipeg Centre with partisan letters to his constituents. ... Steven Fletcher (Charleswood-St. James-Assiniboia-Headingley) Candice Bergen (Portage-Lisgar), James Bezan (Selkirk-Interlake) Rod Bruinooge (Winnipeg South), Shelly Glover (Saint Boniface), Joy Smith (Kildonan-St. Paul), Lawrence Toet (Elmwood-Transcona) and Merv Tweed (Brandon-Souris).