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  • His favourite word is conservatives.

NDP MP for Skeena—Bulkley Valley (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 55.30% of the vote.

Today

Voted No on Vote #342 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Posted on Twitter Unreal. @cpc just overruled their own chair to force committee 2 push through #c51 study. Few witnesses as possible. 1st victim - Cdn democ

Posted on Twitter I'll be in Surrey next Wednesday (March 4) with @jinnysims to talk about standing up for our coast. Details here: https://t.co/IhxAOQmG5y

Posted on Twitter We stand with @RosaneDL, who's standing up for rights & filibustering Harper's spy bill. Show your support http://t.co/VjelWPxaJM #C51

Posted on Twitter Standing up against dangerous bit pipeline 2 protect our homes & families isn't 'terrorism'. It's being Cdn #cdnpoli http://t.co/HFMC9jNPXX

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Government Expenditures Mr. Speaker, as the minister knows every word of that of conversation, it must have been one of those three-way calls set up for her. It ...

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

Posted on Twitter Harper, w/ Mr. Trudeau's blessing, trying to ram new spy bill #C51 through Parl. We'll fight it w/ every tool we have http://t.co/ozS76HG6Fn

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, middle-class families are working harder and harder, but falling further and further behind with the current government. It seems that the Conservatives are focused ...

Voted Yes on Vote #340 That ( a) the House recognize that (i) the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that the prohibition on ...

Three days ago

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

Voted No on Vote #338 on Bill C-51 Enact the Security of Canada Information Sharing Act and the Secure Air Travel Act, to ...

Posted on Twitter Watching #lpc & #cpc vote 4 #c51 - Canada's patriot act. Great mistakes in the name of what? No amendments, no facts. #cdnpoli

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, Conservatives create a massive backlog and then want credit for pretending to even help clean up the mess they created. It is also like ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Canadian Renminbi Trading Centre I understand. I'm just trying to imagine. The bank's gone through and made a policy decision to make available this $30 billion under some very restrictive ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, all the jobs that came were part-time, precarious jobs. The economy actually lost 12,000 jobs in January, and the Conservatives call the economy spectacular. ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, recently, the industry minister had a problem understanding how many manufacturing jobs were lost in Canada because he had read a different figure from ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my friend from Parkdale—High Park who has put forward this important motion, which I think addresses in part the ...

Spoke in the House on Opposition Motion—Job Creation Mr. Speaker, I can remember a president in the past saying he wanted a “one-armed economist”, because one set of economists would say one thing and ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, job growth is at its lowest level in five years. Some 200,000 jobs that were in the economy before the recession are gone and ...

A month ago

Mentioned by The Vancouver Observer Nathan Cullen says Northern Gateway about more than pipeline, but about ... Nathan Cullen also wrote to Finance Minister Joe Oliver on Sunday, outlining what his party would like to see in the next federal budget. The budget has been delayed until at least April as the Conservatives analyze the impact of declining oil prices.

Mentioned by The Vancouver Observer Nathan Cullen says Northern Gateway about more than pipeline, but about ... Nathan Cullen also wrote to Finance Minister Joe Oliver on Sunday, outlining what his party would like to see in the next federal budget. The budget has been delayed until at least April as the Conservatives analyze the impact of declining oil prices.

Two months ago

Mentioned by Prince Rupert Northern View MP Nathan Cullen not surprised by LNG delays The final investment decisions of both BG Group and Pacific NorthWest LNG being halted isn't surprising to Skeena — Bulkey Valley MP Nathan Cullen. “The fact that projects have been put on hold with the prices where they are is not much of a surprise,” he ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by The Epoch Times Cullen Seeks to Ban Tanker Traffic on BC Coast A woman holds a stuffed polar bear painted black to simulate oil during a protest against the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline in Vancouver on May 10, 2014. NDP MP Nathan Cullen has introduced a bill that would ban tanker traffic in the areas of Dixon ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014, Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-15: Votes 1b and 5b under ... Now my colleagues are going to say that it's Kathleen Wynne's fault, and that's unfortunate. But can you understand the broader perspective? I understand taking in ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-43, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget ... Yes, I think we need discussion on this because we have had incredibly limited conversation here throughout this entire debate around this question of removing the ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-43, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget ... I see. Okay. So we'll look at a recommendation that.... What's challenging for us, just so our witnesses understand, is that the way the process has ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-43, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget ... By the way, we enjoy our conversations with the CFIB. We just don't want the federal government to outsource policy-making to a business lobby group, as ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-43, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget ... Thank you, Chair. Just to follow up on that, I can understand why CFIB would advocate for this. They would advocate for the lowering of EI ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-43, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget ... It's somewhat challenging to address, in the sense that this implementation act deals with a whole range of issues that affect poverty. It's unusual I think, ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by The Vancouver Observer MP Nathan Cullen calls Harper government "corrupt and entitled" "This shows a government that has become corrupt and entitled—they have special privileges,” Nathan Cullen, NDP MP said of Conservative-turned-Independent MP Dean Del Mastro who quit his seat in Parliament today in advance of a vote to suspend him.

Mentioned by The Vancouver Observer MP Nathan Cullen calls Harper government "corrupt and entitled" "This shows a government that has become corrupt and entitled—they have special privileges,” Nathan Cullen, NDP MP said of Conservative-turned-Independent MP Dean Del Mastro who quit his seat in Parliament today in advance of a vote to suspend him.

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-43, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget ... I understand that. To understand just whether this has been contemplated, is that because of this particular amendment, because port authorities occupy a grey zone? They're ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-628 An Act to amend the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 and the National Energy Board Act (oil transportation and pipeline certificate)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-403 An Act to amend the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Act (Civilian Investigation Service)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-611 An Act regarding the inclusion of Haida Gwaii as a prescribed northern zone under the Income Tax Act

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-563 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (payment of individual's refund to registered charity)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-562 An Act to amend the Excise Tax Act (Head Smart ski and snowboard facilities)