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NDP MP for Burnaby—New Westminster (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 49.70% of the vote.

Yesterday

Mentioned by CBC.ca NDP motion to reform QP defeated despite Tory backbench support Hours before the vote was scheduled to take place, New Democrat MP Peter Julian has launched a last-minute campaign to convince Conservative backbenchers to back his bid to give the Speaker the power to crack down on non-responsive replies during ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada NDP Motion For Question Period Reform Defeated By Tories A fourth Tory MP, Susan Truppe, voted for the motion initially, but later said she'd done so in error. "This is quite disappointing," said NDP House leader Peter Julian, who called the motion's failure proof that the government believes it doesn't have to answer legitimate questions. The New Democrats introduced the motion after receiving unrelated, unsatisfactory answers last week to pointed questions about Canadian soldiers in Iraq. The Opposition's pleas for help went unheeded by Speaker Andrew Scheer, who ...

Mentioned by Bay Today NDP's QP reform motion goes down to defeat NDP's QP reform motion goes down to defeat NDP MP Peter Julian speaks to reporters in the foyer of the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, September 29, 2014 in regards to the NDP motion to fix question period. THE CANADIAN ...

Voted Yes on Vote #238 That Standing Order 11(2) be replaced with the following: The Speaker or the Chair of Committees of the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That this question be now put.

Posted on Twitter #cpc votes down #ndp motion to have relevant answers in #qp. 3 Cons voted in favour, needed 7 more for it to pass. Issue is not going away!

Posted on Twitter Why won't #CPC respect Canadians & allow a free vote on #NDP motion to have relevant answers in QP? #cdnpoli https://t.co/tDcsHHcWKB

Mentioned by The Daily Courier (subscription) NDP make last-minute pitch to Tories for help reforming question period NDP House leader Peter Julian has written to the entire government caucus, saying the effort to get better answers out of question period is a modest, non-partisan step towards improving the daily give-and-take. The NDP introduced the motion after receiving ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen NDP seeks Conservative support for question-period changes While the motion is expected to fail, the MP behind it is asking his political opponents to step up for the sake of democracy. The motion, proposed by NDP house leader Peter Julian, is to be voted at around 6 p.m. ET. The Liberals, NDP and the Greens say ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca NDP launches last-ditch effort to boost Speaker's powers New Democrat MP Peter Julian has launched a last-minute campaign to convince Conservative backbenchers to back his bid to give the Speaker the power to crack down on non-responsive replies during question period. Just hours before MPs are ...

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply moved: That Standing Order 11(2) be replaced with the following: The Speaker or the Chair of Committees of the Whole, after having called the attention of ...

Voted No on Vote #236 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Voted Yes on Vote #235 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Posted on Twitter Van Loan indicates that the gov't will do everything it can to avoid a vote on the #Ndp motion to provide answers in #qp. Phone UR #cpc mp!

Posted on Twitter I am moving our #ndp motion to make answers in #qp relevant in a few minutes- about time intelligent questions received thoughtful answers!

This week

Posted on Twitter "Stop Harper" flashmob @ Chateau Laurier #Ottawa gets loads of honks & support. 50 weeks to go before election! #ndp http://t.co/SaLDbacdJE

Spoke in the House on Business of the House Mr. Speaker, last Friday, the majority of members present in the House were NDP. Thanks to that majority, we were able to set aside the government's ...

Spoke in the House on Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act Mr. Speaker, the justice minister said that the government wants to get it right, but the experience contradicts that claim. This is a sad record. It ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, when you look at the case of jurisprudence and tradition in the House, particularly in 1989, former Speaker Fraser ruled that a prima facie ...

Voted No on Vote #234 on Bill C-22 Respecting Canada's offshore oil and gas operations, enacting the Nuclear Liability and Compensation Act, repealing ...

Posted on Twitter Gov't imposes closure (time all.) on bill #C36 (Prostitution) after only 2 hours of debate. Concerns around bill grow. Unacceptable. #ndp

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Mr. Speaker, my colleague, the member for Abitibi—Baie-James—Nunavik—Eeyou, rose in the House last Friday. He touched Canadians with a very personal, very real, and very touching ...

Spoke in the House on Business of the House Mr. Speaker, we always take the first week to get back into shape for the fall and winter. It has been a big week for our ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Ebola Outbreak Mr. Speaker, I have met with people in my constituency who have family members in Sierra Leone and in Liberia. Their stories are absolutely heartbreaking, such ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, I would like to welcome you back to Parliament, as well as the government House leader, the member for Saanich—Gulf Islands, and all other ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Study of use of House of Commons resources by the Official Opposition Actually, Mr. Chair, I think I may take the spot this time, and then we can go to Mr. Scott. I'm sorry about that; we're all ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Committee Business and Meeting Requested by Three Members of the Committee to ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I understand under McCarthyism there were the same kinds of hearings with the Republicans yelling and screaming at witnesses. I gather that's ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Study of use of House of Commons resources by the Official Opposition Again, it's 7388 Vedder Road, common address, co-location. I'll move on, though. I'll ask you a number of questions. You probably won't have time in the ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Committee Business Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. It's very clear that we are talking about a change to the rules. Mr. Lukiwski can try to change the ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-23, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and other ... Yeah, well, I'm not sure the public is going to be particularly impressed by that “hear, hear”, given that this committee now has to go through ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Cross-Canada Benefits of Developing the Oil and Gas Industries Thank you very much. Coming back to a comment you made, Mr. Harrison, about the leaking out, the preponderance of foreign-owned companies working in the oil ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Cross-Canada Benefits of Developing the Oil and Gas Industries Thanks, Mr. Chair. Thanks to all our witnesses for being here today. This is all interesting. I'd like to start with you, Mr. McGowan. That was ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Committee Business Thank you, Mr. Chair. It's a pleasure to be back here. You did interrupt Mr. Christopherson in the middle of a very valid point he was ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-430 An Act to amend the Competition Act and the Food and Drugs Act (child protection against advertising exploitation)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-408 An Act to ensure that warning labels are affixed to products containing toxic substances

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-402 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (public transportation workers)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-393 An Act to amend the Canada Transportation Act (railway noise and vibration control)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-387 An Act to establish Leif Erikson Day

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-378 An Act to prohibit sweatshop labour goods

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-360 An Act to support Canadian professional football