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  • His favourite word is fishery.

Liberal MP for Egmont (P.E.I.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 49% of the vote.

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by The Guardian Morrissey urges more enforcement for PEI lobster fishery Egmont MP Bobby Morrissey says he agrees with the fishing industry's assessment that “DFO has to step up its game on enforcement.” Noting fishermen in areas 24 and 26A have voted in favour of a carapace size increase, and fishermen in area 25 are two ...

Mentioned by The Guardian Morrissey urges more enforcement for PEI lobster fishery Egmont MP Bobby Morrissey says he agrees with the fishing industry's assessment that “DFO has to step up its game on enforcement.” Noting fishermen in areas 24 and 26A have voted in favour of a carapace size increase, and fishermen in area 25 are two ...

A month ago

Voted Yes on Vote #435 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Spoke in the House on Recognition of Charlottetown as the Birthplace of Confederation Act Madam Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House today to speak in support of Bill S-236 that was introduced by my colleague, the member ...

Voted Yes on Vote #434 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Voted No on Vote #433 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Two months ago

Mentioned by The Journal Pioneer UPDATED Western PEI tourism partnership receives funding Egmont MP Bobby Morrissey, from left, discusses western P.E.I.'s tourism statistics with Jeannita Bernard, chairwoman of a North Cape Coastal Tourism Area Partnership steering committee, Stanley MacDonald NCCTAP president and Pat Murphy, Minister of ...

Mentioned by The Journal Pioneer Western PEI tourism partnership receives funding Egmont MP Bobby Morrissey, from left, discusses western P.E.I.'s tourism statistics with Jeannita Bernard, chairwoman of a North Cape Coastal Tourism Area Partnership steering committee, Stanley MacDonald NCCTAP president and Pat Murphy, Minister of ...

Mentioned by The Journal Pioneer Western PEI tourism partnership receives funding Egmont MP Bobby Morrissey, from left, discusses western P.E.I.'s tourism statistics with Jeannita Bernard, chairwoman of a North Cape Coastal Tourism Area Partnership steering committee, Stanley MacDonald NCCTAP president and Pat Murphy, Minister of ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Experiential Learning and Pathways to Employment for Canadian Youth Thank you, Chair. On that point, funding always seems to be the issue and the government is constantly being challenged, a lot from the opposition, to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #432 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Experiential Learning and Pathways to Employment for Canadian Youth Thank you, Chair. To the witnesses, thank you for coming. Today the committee is studying a motion put forward by my colleague Madame Fortier, dealing with ...

Voted Yes on Vote #431 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Experiential Learning and Pathways to Employment for Canadian Youth Oh, you cut me 30 seconds, Mr. Chair. My question goes to the assistant deputy minister, Ms. Wernick. Your notes say, “Providing all youth a fair ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Experiential Learning and Pathways to Employment for Canadian Youth Thank you, Chair. First, I want to correct a couple of comments. The youth unemployment rate is the lowest it's been in 15 years. I think ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-55 Thank you. My question is to Dr. Mitchell. A number of presenters before this committee have expressed—I believe it was you who raised this—the concern that, ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-55 I agree with you on that point. I have a question, because I do believe in science-based decision-making and decisions that are based on evidence-based data. ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on 2017 Centennial Flame Research Award and Advancing Inclusion and Quality of Life ... Okay, interesting. My last question is a follow-up on a comment made by my colleague, Mr. Warawa. It was an interesting question that he put. What ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-55 Thank you. Dr. Fuller, you are making a very impressive presentation here. I agree with a lot of the points you made. However, my question is ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Moving back to single EI zone would hurt rural PEI, says Egmont MP Changing P.E.I. back into a single zone for determining eligibility for employment insurance would hurt residents in rural parts of the province, says Egmont MP Bobby Morrissey. "If Prince Edward Island went to one zone tomorrow, rural Prince Edward ...

Spoke in the House on Summerside Chief of Police Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize the contributions of women and men in police services who, every day, dedicate themselves to ensuring that our communities ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Volunteerism in Egmont Madam Speaker, I rise today to recognize two groups of volunteers from my riding who deserve recognition. Recently, the town of Tignish was awarded a gold ...

Spoke in the House on Spring Activities in P.E.I. Madam Speaker, the spring lobster fishery is now under way in much of Atlantic Canada. This past Friday, before the opening of Lobster Fishing Area 24, ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Madam Speaker, I will be sharing my time this morning with the hon. member for Parkdale—High Park. I welcome the opportunity this morning to speak in ...

Spoke in the House on Special Olympics Mr. Speaker, I rise today to wish the best of luck to Janet Charchuk, a young woman in my riding who will be representing Canada at ...

Spoke in the House on Community Inclusions Pioneer Award Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize Theresa Arsenault, a woman in my riding who has spent more than 20 years caring for people with intellectual ...

Posted on Twitter Two doctors are hoping to secure skills/equipment to offer ultrasound assessments at Alberton's Western Hospital. https://t.co/CiMjHVM55y

Posted on Twitter Great to see the holiday cheer that the @hollandcollege West Prince Campus' welding students are bringing to Main S… https://t.co/iGZQb23XXE

Posted on Twitter Electrical students from @hollandcollege West Prince Campus will check your Christmas lights for potential hazards https://t.co/ZiBhjBg3Ye

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to PEI's newest senator: Senator Griffin! https://t.co/CMLszZZQMg

Posted on Twitter We thank hard working entrepreneurs during Global Entrepreneurship week. Their hard work helps build a better Canada. #GEWCanada

Posted on Twitter Strengthening Families Program gets boost from government - Journal Pioneer https://t.co/qe6QiWQlg2

Spoke in the House on Agriculture Madam Speaker, earlier this month, I spent some time harvesting potatoes at a large farm in my riding, owned and operated by Winston and Harris Callaghan ...