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Liberal MP for Halifax (Nova Scotia)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 52% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter 🥇 https://t.co/ikajOZ3VAH

Posted on Twitter Been wondering what’s going to happen with the old trade and convention centre in downtown #Halifax? Tomorrow, afte… https://t.co/CrG9afdJhn

Posted on Twitter @brightwhite Fantastic! The students were really into it, and they are pros!

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter “Make friends. Make sandwiches. Make a difference.” Once a month the Sandwich Club—forth graders and up from the c… https://t.co/uheb8Yzg2k

Posted on Twitter Market stop with @SeamusORegan. @HfxSeaportMrkt https://t.co/VAbIwiSbNI

Posted on Twitter Today I visited Camp Hill to meet with local veterans, along with veterans’ affairs minister @SeamusORegan, to than… https://t.co/7DapRrr1kH

This week

Voted No on Vote #975 on Bill C-392 Amend the Aeronautics Act, the Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act and other Acts (application of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #974 Private Members' Business M-151 (National strategy to combat plastic pollution)

Voted Yes on Vote #973 18th Report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration

Voted Yes on Vote #972 on Bill C-90

Voted Yes on Vote #971 on Bill C-90

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by The Signal Supporters rally in solidarity with striking postal workers Demonstrators made a visit to Liberal MP Andy Fillmore's Halifax office as they gathered in support of postal workers on Friday. “We're here today to express our deep concern and dismay that this government has tabled back-to-work, strike-breaking ...

Spoke in the House on Viola Desmond Mr. Speaker, this week we are celebrating a remarkable Nova Scotian, a Halifax hero, and the face of Canada's new $10 bill, Viola Desmond. Viola's 1946 ...

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca COMMENTARY: Three months after forestry report, nothing but silence and worrisome signals By DALE SMITH. Halifax MP and former HRM city planner Andy Fillmore makes a compelling case (Oct. 19 opinion piece) for full and effective public involvement in major land-use and development decisions affecting our capital city and region. Fillmore ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, Angus “Gus” Cameron is a veteran and a devoted veterans advocate in Halifax. Last year, Mr. Cameron came to me because he and fellow ...

Mentioned by HalifaxToday.ca LISTEN : Should Halterm be relocated? Halifax MP Andy Fillmore wants public consultations Halifax MP Andy Fillmore wants public consultations. 'This is clearly an underutilized resource,' says Fillmore of the south-end rail cut. 0. 30 minutes ago by: HalifaxToday Staff. 110618-andy fillmore-facebook-crop. Halifax MP Andy Fillmore (Facebook).

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism as well as his staff are involved in ongoing discussions with national indigenous organizations in their efforts ...

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca BLACK: Prolonged uncertainty would spell doom for Port of Halifax Halifax Liberal MP Andy Fillmore's Oct. 17 opinion piece on the future of the Port of Halifax has stimulated a lot of debate. The difficulty is that he is grappling with the ... He is the government's member of Parliament for Halifax. It would be ...

Mentioned by The Coast Halifax Best Member Of Parliament Andy Fillmore was too busy meeting with Irving Shipyard workers to get back to us about his repeat win for Best Member of Parliament, but it's understandable. Right now, he has ... Neither issue has broken Fillmore's streak as best MP, though. Time ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on HMCS Kootenay Mr. Speaker, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, October 23 is HMCS Kootenay day. HMCS Kootenay was commissioned into the Royal Canadian Navy in 1959 as a Restigouche-class ...

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca COUNTERPOINT: Port of Halifax needs progress, not pie in sky Halifax port workers were shocked to read an Oct. 19 opinion piece by Halifax MP Andy Fillmore, “Fate of Cogswell, Halterm belongs to Haligonians.” Mr. Fillmore makes a case for initiating a broad and lengthy public consultation process to determine ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I will be splitting my time today with the member for Hastings—Lennox and Addington. Around the world, the effects of climate change are becoming ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries Act Mr. Speaker, I must say it is wonderful at long last to finally hear from a member on the opposition benches in a riding that actually ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-76 Chair, we're going to support what Mr. Cullen has said, but I was just going to remind the committee that we had agreement that we'd cease ...

Spoke in the House on Democratic Reform Madam Speaker, while such a charge may make good theatre, it is simply not true. Canadians were fed up with tax dollars being wasted blatantly on ...

Spoke in the House on Ron Hanlon Madam Speaker, I rise today to recognize the too-soon passing of Ron Hanlon, a champion for the great city of Halifax. As CEO of the Halifax ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Review of the Code of Conduct for Members of the House of ... Mr. Chair, last night we reached agreement on the travel, and then today we are looking, as Ms. Sahota has very clearly laid out, to make ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-76 Thank you, Chair. I normally try not to speak, but it's just to add a little more clarity there. Social media would work in that case. ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Interim Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under House of Commons, Vote 1 under ... You can predict the answer. Of course, we want to move them as quickly as we can to get them both in place for the next ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thanks, Mr. Chair. I would like to come to the question of timeline because it's a very important one. I think most of us share the ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thank you, both, for your time and sharing your experiences today. I'll start by saying there are many of us—and I expect it might be true ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you very much for your words today. It looks like what we're hearing from a number of witnesses—you may have learned ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-50 Thank you. I think Ms. May's amendment is trying to impose the reporting requirements required at any time outside of a writ within the writ period. ...