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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.

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, if the government really wanted to show its gratitude to the Canadian Coast Guard maybe it would not have cut $20 million and 300 ...

Voted No on Vote #255 on Bill C-13 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act, the Competition Act and the Mutual Legal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #254 That, in the opinion of the House, the proposed Port of Gros-Cacouna oil terminal, which will be used ...

Three days ago

Mentioned by The Vancouver Observer Nathan Cullen on Russian tanker adrift: "Imagine this was a massive ... Nathan Cullen had just got off the phone with folks on Haida Gwaii. "There is a sense of temporary relief but continued vigilance," the NDP MP from Northern BC posted on Facebook. "Apparently the towing rope was very hard to secure and snapped three ...

Posted on Twitter Just off the ph w folks on Haida Gwaii. The drifting ship now a good distance offshore but concerns remain. Thx 2 Haida & C guard #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter "Better lucky than good" is Harper's policy on marine safety on w coast. Thx 2 rescue crew (& right winds) #cdnpoli http://t.co/jAX8d4hYwu

Posted on Twitter How I did on Twitter this week: 36 New Followers, 41 Mentions, 35K Mention Reach. How'd your week go? via http://t.co/uFXJ4Vm0qs

Posted on Twitter This is a wake up call 2 all Cdns about what can go wrong w ships on the west coast. Haida are right 2 b v concerned http://t.co/q27WwDeggr

This week

Posted on Twitter Another great evening talking about our coast. The passion of folks 2 defend our home gives me hope #takebackourcoast http://t.co/DAAKsCMZIL

Posted on Twitter Bird watchers? Radicals, targeted 4 fed audits or ., bird watchers. Harper govt & witchhunt 4 Cdns that disagree http://t.co/XwjjfuSn2Q

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Mr. Speaker, it will cost $550,000 to create a single job, but Conservatives think they are brilliant at the economy. When it comes to EI, Conservatives ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 The Brampton Civic Hospital, according to the Ontario Auditor General, ran over $200 million, in part because it was a P3; the Sea-to-Sky Highway was $220 ...

Voted Yes on Vote #253 on Bill C-247 Expand the mandate of Service Canada in respect of the death of a Canadian citizen ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 You can understand our concern, as a group of members of Parliament who will be putting forward recommendations, that when you look at what has traditionally ...

Spoke in the House on Military Contribution Against ISIL Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with my friend from British Columbia Southern Interior. I looked forward with some trepidation to being a part ...

Voted No on Vote #252 That this House (i) recognise that the leadership of the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #251 That Government Business No. 13 be amended: ( a) by replacing clause (iii) with the following: “(iii) accept ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thank you, Mr. Caron. I want to get back to R and D and the cultural shift that you spoke about, Mr. Hamdullahpur. I've been reading ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thank you, Chair. Thank you to our witnesses. It's difficult to do what you're trying to do today, which is to present compelling and complicated issues ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, I have the honour and the pleasure to rise to make a short speech about Bill C-41, An Act to implement the Free Trade ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thank you for that. It's helpful. Mr. Page, part of the starting point that we don't necessarily address here is perceptions on the health of the ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, they will have to hold their applause, because I am not done yet, and apparently neither is this trade deal. Almost a year ago, ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, there has been a great deal of turmoil over the last little while over the conduct particularly of the government in question period. For ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, let us look at what the OECD actually said, because all the spin that the parliamentary secretary wants to put on the economy does ...

Spoke in the House on Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act Mr. Speaker, I wanted to pick up on what my friend from Esquimalt—Juan de Fuca talked about in terms of the constitutional provisions, or lack thereof, ...

A month ago

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)

Mentioned by CFTKTV MP Nathan Cullen Announces Bill to Protect the North Coast MP Nathan Cullen introduced a private members bill today that would legislate a ban on supertankers on the North Coast. The bill is called "An Act to Defend the Pacific Northwest", Cullen says the bill also seeks to give communities a stronger voice in ...

Mentioned by Terrace Standard MP's energy policy bill crafted for next election A peek at how a national energy policy might be shaped should the NDP ever be elected to power in Ottawa is expected this fall thanks to Skeena-Bulkley Valley NDP MP Nathan Cullen. He's planning to introduce a private member's bill outlining NDP plans ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Prince Rupert Northern View Foreign worker law creating uncertainty: Skeena-Bulkey Valley MP Nathan Cullen It seems it's not just potential LNG projects that have Prince Rupert residents surrounded in uncertainty. On his recent trip to Prince Rupert and Terrace, Skeena - Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen spoke with a number of his constituents and one of the most ...

Mentioned by CJFW MP Nathan Cullen Criticizes Possible Delay in Northern Gateway Decision Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen is calling the possibility of a delay on the Enbridge Northern Gateway project's decision an irresponsible act by the conservative government. He's responding to suggestions made yesterday by Natural Resources ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Bill C-22, An Act respecting Canada's offshore oil and gas operations, enacting ... Mr. Amos, you talked about whether this is commensurate or not. It's a legal term used in court, to some Canadians. One thing that surprised me, ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-31, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled ... Thank you. This is one of challenges with this process that we've talked about a great deal. The amendments being sought here around trademark and intellectual ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Main Estimates 2014-15 : Votes 1 and 5 under CANADA REVENUE AGENCY, ... Okay. I have a question about the complaints process that goes on when someone wishes to register a complaint against a charity. Is that a public ...

Mentioned by CFTKTV Nathan Cullen Looking Into Federal Bill To Help Victims Of Lakelands and BFP ... Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP Nathan Cullen met with the victims of the Lakelands and Babine Forest Products sawmill explosions to see if a federal piece of legislation can help them lay criminal charges against the owners of the respective sawmills.

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)