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  • His favourite word is liberal.

NDP MP for Cowichan—Malahat—Langford (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 36% of the vote.

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter All night voting in the House of Commons? Bring it on! This is the glamorous part of the job. Although this owl lo… https://t.co/3fdmJlE8vU

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #867 Concurrence in an opposed item

Voted Yes on Vote #866 Concurrence in an opposed item

Didn't vote on Vote #865 Concurrence in an opposed item

Didn't vote on Vote #864 Concurrence in an opposed item

Voted Yes on Vote #863 Concurrence in an opposed item

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, more than 13,000 family farms in Canada work under the supply management system. The Prime Minister said the government would be flexible with our ...

Posted on Twitter We’re 5 votes in for Vote-a-Palooza, Part II. Only 191 left to go... #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter @M_Snopes @s_malcolmson @NDP Because in the House of Commons we can control the space-time continuum!

Posted on Twitter It has been a real privilege to start my time as a Member of Parliament under the leadership of ⁦@ThomasMulcair⁩. T… https://t.co/ttfca0HKP6

Mentioned by Western Producer Questions for Trans Mountain opponents British Columbia politicians like NDP member of Parliament Alistair MacGregor justify their opposition to the Trans Mountain pipeline by citing concerns about climate change and carbon emissions, but this raises important questions. What about coal?

Posted on Twitter Not one single Liberal MP from BC supported our motion for climate change leadership in today’s vote. #cdnpoli https://t.co/9V31OKKxSX

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, it is really a great honour to stand here and take part in this debate on behalf of the constituents of Cowichan—Malahat—Langford, because the ...

Posted on Twitter It was fantastic to see our #SupplyManagement farmers, @eggsoeufs, @TheInsideCoop, @dfc_plc, and @TurkeyFarmersCa p… https://t.co/r2xmDx8uFB

A week ago

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, last week the Prime Minister was asked by an American journalist about our supply management system. He said “We were moving towards flexibility in ...

Spoke in the House on Impact Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, I am glad to have this opportunity to join the debate on Bill C-69. It is an opportunity that unfortunately many colleagues in the ...

Spoke in the House on National Security Act, 2017 Mr. Speaker, there is an aspect of the bill with which the New Democrats have had some trouble. The NDP tried to move an amendment that ...

Mentioned by Chemainus Valley Courier Entitlement depends on agreement? I was very disappointed to recently learn that our own MP Alistair MacGregor voted to support the Liberal value's attestation. As someone who has difficulty squaring that my son was once in the womb and thus had no rights and could have easily been a ...

Spoke in the House on Impact Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, the member for Winnipeg North is an absolute master of hyperbole and revisionist history. When I look at the Liberal platform of 2015, I ...

Spoke in the House on National Security Act, 2017 Mr. Speaker, I have just been checking the legislative record for Bill C-59. This bill was reported back to the House on May 3. When it ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Madam Speaker, I rise today to follow up on a question I raised in the House of Commons on February 26 of this year. I also ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Human Trafficking in Canada Thank you, Chair. It looks like I'm going to get in just under the wire here. Witnesses, thank you for your testimony today. It's very enlightening ...

Mentioned by Cowichan Valley Citizen Opposing pipelines threatens our future Opposing pipelines threatens our future. B.C. politicians like NDP MP Alistair MacGregor justify their opposition to the Trans Mountain pipeline by citing concerns about climate change and carbon emissions, but this raises some important questions.

Mentioned by BCLocalNews Opposing pipelines threatens our future NDP MP Alistair MacGregor recently wrote that the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion “threatens our country's climate change efforts and commitments under the Paris Accord.” Why doesn't Mr. MacGregor organize protests at the Chinese consulate, because ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under Canadian Dairy Commission, Vote 1 under ... Thank you. Thank you, Minister, for appearing before the committee today. I want to start my questions with the temporary foreign worker program, specifically the seasonal ...

Mentioned by Lake Cowichan Gazette MP pleased with campaign time cap included in new legislation Cowichan-Malahat-Langford NDP Member of Parliament Alistair MacGregor is pleased with the progress of a “common-sense proposal” related to election periods. On April 30 in Ottawa, MacGregor saw elements of his proposed Private Member's Bill, C-279, ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Chemainus Valley Courier Federal funding supports summer jobs in the Cowichan region “I'm very pleased to see this federal funding flowing to our communities to create meaningful job opportunities for our young people,” said Alistair MacGregor, Member of Parliament for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford. “This money will help to strengthen our ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Special Examination Report - National Capital Commission, of the Fall 2017 Reports ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Kristmanson, I still want to cover the issue that to mitigate the risk of insufficient financial resources, there was a delay ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-375 Thank you, Chair. I'll be lending my support to the motion. If I could offer one criticism, I think judicial vacancies are one part of the ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Advancements of Technology and Research in the Agriculture Industry that can Support ... Thank you, Chair. Mr. Thiel, I'll start with you, and because I want to get to Mr. Smith, I want to package just two questions into ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-375 I am just following up on the two lines of questioning. I think Mr. Nicholson was sort of going down the vein of how the requirement ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Role of Food Inspection Agencies in the Context of Free Trade Agreements You also said that regulatory work to create predictable, science-based rules and regulations is increasingly important for the Canadian agri-food sector to gain access to foreign ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Role of Food Inspection Agencies in the Context of Free Trade Agreements ... Earlier this week I had a phone conversation with Glyn Chancey, who's with the Canadian Seed Growers' Association. We were talking about seed technology and genome ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-279 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (length of election period)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-252 An Act to amend the Navigation Protection Act (Shawnigan Lake)