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  • His favourite word is senate.

Conservative MP for Wellington—Halton Hills (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 63.70% of the vote.

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #342 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Mentioned by Wellington Advertiser Michael Chong's Reform Act passed in House of Commons OTTAWA - Legislation aimed at empowering individual members of parliament in the House of Commons was passed in the house on Feb. 25. Wellington Halton-Hills MP, Michael Chong a long-time advocate of a stronger role for individual MPs, introduced ...

A week ago

Mentioned by CTV News Bill to empower MPs is proof the public can sway legislation: Michael Chong OTTAWA -- His zigzag journey has lasted more than a year, but Michael Chong has crossed one critical finish line in his bid to rebalance power between MPs and party leaders. The Conservative MP's bill, known as Reform Act 2014, passed 260 to 17 in a ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Michael Chong's Reform Act Slated For Third-Reading Vote Wednesday OTTAWA - His zigzag journey has lasted more than a year, but Michael Chong is about to cross one critical finish line in his bid to rebalance power between MPs and party leaders. The Conservative MP's bill, known as Reform Act 2014, is poised to pass the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #341 on Bill C-586 Amend the Canada Elections Act and the Parliament of Canada Act (candidacy and caucus reforms)

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Michael Chong's Reform Act Passes Third-Reading Vote OTTAWA - His zigzag journey has lasted more than a year, but Michael Chong is about to cross one critical finish line in his bid to rebalance power between MPs and party leaders. UPDATE: Chong's Reform Act passed its third reading in the House of Commons on Wednesday, with Parliamentarians voting 260-17 in favour of the motion. The Conservative MP's bill, known as Reform Act 2014, is poised to pass the House of Commons today during a third-reading vote.

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) House of Commons votes to pass Michael Chong's Reform Act, 260 to 17 His zigzag journey has lasted more than a year, but Michael Chong has crossed one critical finish line in his bid to rebalance power between MPs and party leaders. The Conservative MP's bill, known as Reform Act 2014, passed 260 to 17 in a third-reading ...

Posted on Twitter Thank you Canada for your support over the last year, @TheReformAct passed 260 to 17. Now time for the @SenateCA! #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Merci Canada pour votre soutien,@TheReformAct adopté 260 à 17. Maintenant il est temps pour @SenateCA! #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Aujourd'hui @TheReformAct aura son vote final à la Chambre des communes. Regarder en direct au http://t.co/46CtpYIweG au 15h #cdnpoli

Mentioned by CBC.ca Michael Chong says his bill to empower MPs shows public matters Conservative MP Michael Chong's proposal to rebalance the power dynamics between party leaders and MPs is expected to garner the necessary final approval of the House when it goes to a third reading vote this afternoon. (Sean Kilpatrick/Canadian Press) ...

Posted on Twitter Today @TheReformAct will have its final vote in the House of Commons. Be sure to watch it live at http://t.co/46CtpYIweG at 3PM. #cdnpoli

Voted No on Vote #340 That ( a) the House recognize that (i) the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that the prohibition on ...

Posted on Twitter Final vote in Commons for @TheReformAct tomorrow at 3PM. Watch it live here: http://t.co/46CtpYqUQ6 #cdnpoli

Voted Yes on Vote #339 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Voted Yes on Vote #338 on Bill C-51 Enact the Security of Canada Information Sharing Act and the Secure Air Travel Act, to ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Reform Act, 2014 Mr. Speaker, first of all, I want to thank my colleague from Bruce—Grey—Owen Sound for his support for the bill. I would also like to thank ...

Posted on Twitter Thank you to all who participated in the debate. We are one step closer to democratic reform. @TheReformAct #cdnpoli

Spoke in the House on Vaccinations Mr. Speaker, last weekend, health officials in Ontario confirmed three new cases of measles, bringing the total number to 11 in Ontario alone. These outbreaks are ...

Spoke in the House on Parliamentary Precinct Security Mr. Speaker, I am going to support the motion, but with trepidation. We all know, as we saw several weeks ago in another Commonwealth parliament, what ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Opposition Motion—Job Creation Mr. Speaker, the hon. member opposite should know, as a trained economist, whose Ph.D. thesis became a book, entitled Unequal Beginnings: Agriculture and Economic Development in ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Reform Act, 2014 moved that the bill be read a third time and passed. Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to debate Bill C-586, the reform act. ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have a petition here from about 150 constituents in my riding of Wellington—Halton Hills. They are calling on the Government of Canada and ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the comments from the member opposite on this issue of democratic reform. I know he has worked long on this issue over ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have a petition from constituents in my riding of Wellington—Halton Hills, predominantly from the town of Erin, who call on the government to ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Question of Privilege Regarding the Free Movement of Members within the Parliamentary ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good morning, Chair. Thank you for inviting me here today to talk about Bill C-586, the reform act 2014. Mr. Chair, I ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on The Economic Situation of Canada's Minority Linguistic Communities Okay. I will call the vote. All those in favour of going in camera? Opposed? We have a tie vote. I am going to vote to ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-586 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and the Parliament of Canada Act (candidacy and caucus reforms)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-559 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and the Parliament of Canada Act (reforms)

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Evaluation of the Roadmap: Improving Programs and Service Delivery We are continuing the 30th meeting of the Standing Committee on Official Languages. We are now sitting in public to continue the committee's proceedings. The committee ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Standing on Guard for Thee: Ensuring that Canada's Immigration System is Secure Okay. One of the concerns you raised in your opening remarks was the issue of security, which is what this study is all about. You stated ...