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NDP MP for Dartmouth—Cole Harbour (Nova Scotia)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 36.30% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter An awesome visit and practice with breast cancer survivor Dragon Boat team #BosomBuddies on Lake Banook yesterday. https://t.co/zMwi36nwk8

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Alex and Leslie @Twoifbyseacafe serving up some #hfxpride2014 spirit! And pretty good coffee. http://t.co/VxMSJRh7Oa

Posted on Twitter Fayes Treats and Sweets, rainbow cake #hfxpride2014. http://t.co/dCZSRsNaK7

This week

Posted on Twitter Custio wins his first match at the Commonwealth Games, go @CustioClayton! #Dartmouth http://t.co/bREvxLA4CA

Posted on Twitter Thanks Linda @coleharbourfarm for this strawberry-rhubarb pie. Drop in for lunch or tea, it's a special place. http://t.co/Y9gunPtAqw

Posted on Twitter Picking up a fresh pie at Rose & Kettle. Strawberry Rhubarb, courtesy of Linda. Thank you! http://t.co/dgEtcdupMN

A week ago

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca HOWE ROOM: Leslie's crew out duels Chisholm in row-off After putting in some time at the Assembly of First Nations annual meeting and touring the Halifax waterfront, Mulcair, along with Halifax MP Megan Leslie and Dartmouth-Cole Harbour MP Robert Chisholm, crossed the harbour to Dartmouth to check out the ...

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca HOWER ROOM: Leslie's crew out duels Chisholm in row-off After putting in some time at the Assembly of First Nations annual meeting and touring the Halifax waterfront, Mulcair, along with Halifax MP Megan Leslie and Dartmouth-Cole Harbour MP Robert Chisholm, crossed the harbour to Dartmouth to check out the ...

Mentioned by CTV News Nova Scotia celebrates National Day of Action on Climate Change NDP Member of Parliament Robert Chisholm joined people in Nova Scotia for National Day of Action on Climate Change in honour of Jack Layton. The former leader of the NDP had his legacy honoured by people building on his work. Chisholm went door to ...

A month ago

Didn't vote on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Didn't vote on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Didn't vote on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #221 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #220 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Spoke in the House on Agricultural Growth Act Mr. Speaker, I want to thank my colleague from Portneuf—Jacques-Cartier for sharing her time with me. With respect to the work she has been doing on ...

Spoke in the House on Prohibiting Cluster Munitions Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to have the opportunity to rise and speak, for a few moments at least, to Bill C-6. Let me say how ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Service Canada Mandate Expansion Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise for a few moments to speak about Bill C-247. I want to thank the member for Guelph for introducing ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to applications made under the Employment Insurance Program: (a) what was the volume of applications for Employment Insurance, Special Benefits, that have been received ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the second petition calls on the government to back off on the cuts to home delivery by Canada Post. Again, it is signed by ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-555, An Act respecting the Marine Mammal Regulations (seal fishery observation ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman, and thank you, Mr. Pinhorn, for coming and presenting to us today. It was an interesting presentation, and I have ...

Spoke in the House on Main Estimates, 2014-15 Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise for a very few moments to debate this particular motion. I will be sharing my time with the hon. ...

Spoke in the House on Lake Banook Mr. Speaker, Lake Banook is located in the heart of my riding of Dartmouth—Cole Harbour. Home to three different canoe/kayak clubs, it is widely recognized as ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-555, An Act respecting the Marine Mammal Regulations (seal fishery observation ... Thank you very much, Mr. Kerr. Thank you for travelling to appear before the committee. I appreciate your taking the time. I know that you have ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, Jenny Migneault was speaking for many across the country when she said, “You're forgetting us once more. We're nothing to you.” People in Dartmouth—Cole ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-605 An Act to amend the Employment Insurance Act (protecting the Employment Insurance Operating Account)

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Use of Eco-certification in Wild-Capture and Aquaculture Fisheries I find this very interesting. I have to say that a couple of hearings ago, when my colleague across the way raised concerns about eco-certification and ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-13, An Act to amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence ... Thanks very much. I want to thank the witnesses very much for coming and telling us their stories. First of all, I want to acknowledge the ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Changing Ocean Conditions or Other Factors Off the Coast of Newfoundland and ... Thanks very much, gentlemen. I want you to know that we worked very hard to try to get the voices of the inshore here to present ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Changing Ocean Conditions or Other Factors Off the Coast of Newfoundland and ... Thank you very much. Thank you to the officials from the department. If members of this committee understand one thing, it's just how complicated the decisions ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Changing Ocean Conditions or Other Factors Off the Coast of Newfoundland and ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you, gentlemen, for taking the time to be here and for your presentations. I understand that you've had a ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Changing Ocean Conditions or Other Factors Off the Coast of Newfoundland and ... Gentlemen, thank you very much for coming and for your patience with us as we begin to look at this issue. We have five minutes. There ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca Local MPs take train in bid to preserve Via Rail service New Democrat MPs Megan Leslie (Halifax), Robert Chisholm (Dartmouth—Cole Harbour), Peter Stoffer (Sackville—Eastern Shore), Liberal MP Geoff Regan (Halifax West) and Quebec NDP MP Philip Toone (Gaspésie—Îles-de-la-Madeleine) took the train ...

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca EDITORIAL: Chisholm's sexting bill a good start As school boards, principals and teachers, mental health experts, parents and the broader community struggle to make changes to help troubled young people in the wake of Rehtaeh Parsons' death this spring, MP Robert Chisholm's private member's bill is a ...

Mentioned by Prince Edward Island PE: Concerns over new EI rules in PEI raised in Ottawa - Daily Business Buzz During question period in the Commons, Nova Scotia NDP MP Robert Chisholm zeroed in on federal Fisheries Minister and Egmont MP Gail Shea who he accused of looking out only for the residents of her own riding. © Guardian file photo. Protesters rallying ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-540 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (non-consensual making or distributing of intimate images)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-492 An Act to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act (Shelburne River and other rivers)