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  • His favourite word is conservatives.

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

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

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Business of the House Mr. Speaker, I have good news for all Canadians, and that is that there are only 11 sitting weeks in the life of this Parliament and ...

Spoke in the House on Respect for Communities Act Mr. Speaker, the more the Minister of Health speaks, the more we understand the reason for this closure motion, which brings time allocation to the House ...

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

Posted on Twitter In clear violation of HOC Standing Orders, Cons wreck debate on #C51 witnesses & impose closure. They don't want public 2 know. Pls RT. #ndp

Posted on Twitter Outrageous! cpc destroys 140 years of House of Commons committee procedure by shutting down all debate on #C51 witnesses. #ndp fight closure

Posted on Twitter #CPC in rush 2 pass #C51. #NDP @r_garrison @RosaneDL @JackHarrisNDP fighting 4 our rights & freedoms in #HOC #cdnpoli http://t.co/6Fp6fmy7yY

Posted on Twitter On #C51 strong #ndp push 4 public debate on # of witnesses for bill. CPC wants to limit witnesses to a handful. Please tweet your reaction!

Posted on Twitter Hi @meegsgallagher here's the postcard that you had mailed my office. Very good to hear from you! http://t.co/gERDH7PsQI

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to present in the House a petition signed by nearly 100 residents from the constituency I represent, Burnaby—New Westminster, as ...

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 Statement by #NDP on Anti-Bullying Day http://t.co/a2TjLWjxUr #cdnpoli @jersvision #dayofpink Respect for all. Together we can stop bullying

Three days ago

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

This week

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, we all agree public safety is important, but it must never be used as an excuse for dividing Canadians. There is growing criticism that ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition today from 200 of my constituents in the city of Burnaby and the city of New Westminster ...

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 ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on VIA Rail Canada Act Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. As you know, questions and comments around private members' business are supposed to be directed to the ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, the irony is that Conservatives would actually benefit the most from more debate on the bill since there seems to be so much confusion ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition in the House today, signed by hundreds of residents of the city I represent, New Westminster, but ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca NDP's awkward position: why negotiate settlement if did nothing wrong? NDP MP Peter Julian speaks to reporters in the foyer of the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick. What is this? Sponsored content is written by Global News' editorial staff without any editorial influence by ...

A month ago

Mentioned by South Asian Link MP Sandhu To Address Railway Noise At Town Hall Meeting In an effort to bridge this gap, Peter Julian, NDP MP for Burnaby-New Westminster, will be presenting information on his Bill C-393 – The Railway Noise and Vibration Control Act. “As in every facet of my work as a Member of Parliament, my main goal during ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Harper – CIA report has nothing to do with Canada; NDP questions Tory policies ... NDP MP Peter Julian questioned the Conservative government's views Tuesday on the use of torture in the wake of the U.S. Senate's report on CIA interrogation techniques. The Senate report concluded that torture didn't provide any useable intelligence to ...

Mentioned by The Telegram Harper ignores opposition call to rescind torture directives In the House of Commons, NDP MP Peter Julian said the conclusion to be drawn from the U.S. Senate intelligence committee report is simple — torture doesn't work. However, Julian pointed out, the Canadian government has issued directives to several ...

Mentioned by Bay Today Harper ignores call to rescind torture policy OTTAWA - The official Opposition pointed to a new U.S. report that discredits torture in renewing a call for the Conservative government to rescind its information-sharing policy. In the House of Commons, New Democrat MP Peter Julian said the conclusion to ...

Mentioned by 680 News Harper ignores opposition call to rescind federal torture directives OTTAWA – The official Opposition pointed to a new U.S. report that discredits torture in renewing a call for the Conservative government to rescind its information-sharing policy. In the House of Commons, New Democrat MP Peter Julian said the conclusion to ...

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