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  • His favourite word is marijuana.

Liberal MP for Scarborough Southwest (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 53% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Voted No on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Voted Yes on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Voted No on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

This week

Posted on Twitter There are many opportunities to serve our country and community. Canada benefits from a diversity of perspectives. https://t.co/gfFmzAewCp

A week ago

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Feds playing safe with marijuana sales Liberal MP Bill Blair — the former Toronto police chief leading Trudeau's legalization effort — confirmed a bill is due in Parliament this spring, but it won't be the last hurdle as ample regulatory work remains. The federal government will take its ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Culling Cannabis Dispensaries Exposes Trudeau's Hypocrisy Liberal MP Bill Blair says the government won't rush legalization of marijuana. (Photo: The Canadian Press/Sean Kilpatrick). Consider this: he's the same guy who shot down Bill C-246 last year -- which aimed to strengthen Canada's notoriously weak, ...

Mentioned by CTV News MP Blair talks federal plan to legalize marijuana in Barrie The Trudeau government's plan to legalize recreational marijuana was the focus of a roundtable discussion in Barrie. Former Toronto police chief and MP Bill Blair made the stop on Wednesday while on a nation-wide tour to discuss the plan with community ...

Mentioned by The Barrie Examiner Blair in Barrie for marijuana roundtable Liberal MP Bill Blair is meeting civic officials and chiefs of police across Canada to discuss the federal government's plan to legalize and regulate marijuana for recreational use. He was in Barrie Wednesday. MORRIS LAMONT/POSTMEDIA NETWORK. Tweet.

Mentioned by Simcoe.com Ex-Toronto Police chief, current Liberal MP Bill Blair talks pot in Barrie WHITBY — Bill Blair, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Jody Wilson-Raybould was in Whitby Friday, March 10 for a discussion about legalizing marijuana with local police at Durham Regional Headquarters.

Posted on Twitter Thank you @Mayor_Jeff for organizing a productive roundtable on strict #cannabis regulation. The gov't appreciates… https://t.co/mRGqX6pQsh

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Thx to all from Durham region for their great insight into strict #cannabis regulation. Thx @MPCelina for organizin… https://t.co/CyIK1YaogP

Mentioned by Spectator.co.uk Make drugs dull: legalising cannabis the Canadian way Bill Blair, the former police chief of Toronto, slides into his restaurant chair and twinkles at the waitress. He's 6ft 6in, white-haired ... Now he's an MP and he's legalising cannabis in Canada. ... Canada is joining a global trend. From Uruguay to ...

Posted on Twitter I would like to thank @WardenWoodsCC on the discussion they held last night on gender equality. #EqualityMatters… https://t.co/FyPajp56w7

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Thanks to @Chris_Bittle and @BrockUniversity for hosting an insightful roundtable today in St. Catharines ON on… https://t.co/xwc44wavNK

Posted on Twitter Last stop for today - Kitchener/Waterloo/Cambridge townhall. Thanks to everyone for taking the time to engage with… https://t.co/PHTKJ9CWLz

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, our government is very committed to ensuring that we do the right thing to protect victims and to combat human trafficking, the victims of ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I am also pleased to join in the second reading debate of Bill C-305, an act to amend the Criminal Code concerning mischief, which ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the member for Peace River—Westlock for his strong interest and advocacy around this issue, and I hope to have ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, today I rise to contribute to the second reading debate on the matter of Bill C-235, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, our government committed to legalizing, strictly regulating, and restricting access to marijuana in order to keep it out of the hands of youth and ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, our government has been unequivocal from the outset that we are committed to legalizing, strictly regulating, and restricting access to marijuana to keep it ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Pension Plan Mr. Speaker, through you, I would like to seek some clarification on the comments made by the member regarding the efficacy of the TFSA. He mentioned ...

Spoke in the House on Food and Drugs Act Mr. Speaker, I also would like to add my thanks to the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Trade for his remarks and his very ...