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NDP MP for Windsor West (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 51% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter May the #sarcasm be with you https://t.co/1eLu9hJnTa

Posted on Twitter What an awesome surprise, former #NDP MPP Ted Bounsall stopped by the office today, we reminisced on some wonderful… https://t.co/9xn9j04MZr

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter I felt it in #downtown #Windsor https://t.co/EZzolSnWPM

Posted on Twitter #earthquake https://t.co/LtjPWDfWWH

Posted on Twitter Felt it in #Windsor shook and rattled the house https://t.co/WDKfQOoGIk

Posted on Twitter Thanks for making the time and helping keep #innovation and #jobs a top priority! https://t.co/MOsZ4dYfNP

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

This week

Didn't vote on Vote #647 on Bill C-68 Amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence

Three weeks ago

Didn't vote on Vote #646 on Bill S-232 Respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Didn't vote on Vote #645 on Bill C-344 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)

Mentioned by CTV News Windsor MP calls for digital bill of rights Windsor West MP Brian Masse is calling for a Canadian digital bill of rights after Facebook finds itself on the defensive regarding the privacy of its users' data. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has taken out full page ads in major newspapers and agreed ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Cambodia One of the potential pressure points you've noted is what other nations are doing, including the U.S. Congress. I'm one of the vice-chairs of the Canada-U.S. ...

Spoke in the House on Net Neutrality Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to speak to the motion on net neutrality, which is very important for a number of reasons for ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Interim Estimates Mr. Speaker, Rob Anders is not here, and he was the largest sleeper in the House of Commons.

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Abitibi—Témiscamingue. The previous speaker, the parliamentary secretary, provided quite an in-depth look at some ...

Spoke in the House on Privacy Mr. Speaker, today the President of the Treasury Board has been referring to the Liberal research bureau as if it is a credible source. Having known ...

Spoke in the House on Privacy Mr. Speaker, 50 million Facebook users had their data harvested by a British company. We are not talking about a small attack. It is absolutely huge. ...

Spoke in the House on Bev Desjarlais Mr. Speaker, it is with much sadness that I rise today on behalf of my NDP colleagues to pay tribute to a former member of Parliament, ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Windsor NDP confident orange stronghold will remain, despite Ford leadership win Windsor-West MP Brian Masse said PC Party Leader Doug Ford's "populist" rhetoric will not get voters what they actually want. (Melissa Nakhavoly/CBC). It was one of the shortest leadership campaigns in Canadian history but that didn't stop Doug Ford ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Windsor MP wants tougher penalties to fight rising gun-related violence in Canada A Windsor MP believes stricter penalties for people caught illegally selling and smuggling firearms is one way to take on a troubling increase in gun-related incidents in Canada. Windsor West MP Brian Masse attended the Summit on Gun and Gang Violence ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Apple Canada says it didn't intentionally mislead Canadians on iPhone slowdown 'I don't know whether our Competition Bureau has the resources or ... the teeth,' says Windsor West MP Brian Masse. (Dale Molnar/CBC). "I don't know whether our Competition Bureau has the resources or has the teeth and the legislation that can ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on iPhone Performances and their Batteries: The Interests of Canadian Consumers Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses for being here. One of the reasons I proposed the study was to ensure that Canadian consumers ...

Mentioned by iPhone in Canada (press release) (blog) Apple Canada to Testify in Front of Parliamentary Committee Over iPhone Throttling Saga The House of Commons' standing committee on industry, science and technology will expect to hear answers from Apple. The committee was supported by NDP MP Brian Masse from Windsor West, who said it's about Canadian consumers being treated fairly. “For ...

Spoke in the House on Howard McCurdy Mr. Speaker, I rise today with a heavy heart to honour one of our recently passed former colleagues, Howard McCurdy. Howard, an Order of Canada recipient, ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, unfortunately we have to talk about this issue here today in the chamber. It has been interesting to listen to the debate that has ...

Mentioned by CTV News Former NDP MP Howard McCurdy passes away “It's a loss not only for our community, but also for Canada," says Windsor West NDP MP Brian Masse. In his early life, McCurdy founded the Guardian Club, a civil rights organization to fight racial discrimination in Windsor. He's also the founder and ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) and Briefing on Net ... I have a question on decisions about legality and non-legality. We had a single-event sports betting bill that failed here in Parliament, and one of the ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Broadband Connectivity in Rural Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Meldrum, first of all, it would be remiss if I did not recognize that SaskTel was one of the leaders in ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) in Federal Procurement It's funny, because you need to know what a world of difference.... We're currently financing construction of the Gordie Howe International Bridge, and we're having to ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Broadband Connectivity in Rural Canada Thank you, witnesses, for being here. I'll start with Mr. Mitchell, but I would ask for this to go around. Obviously the decision in the United ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) in Federal Procurement Mr. Ralph and Mr. Montuoro, in your opinion, what type of outreach is there available to help facilitate SMEs to even dream of making the decision ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Broadband Connectivity in Rural Canada Yes, a little promotion: there you go. Even in the city where I'm from, Shaw at one point wanted $10,000 for our cable access for satellite ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-250 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (small brewery tax credit)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-249 An Act to amend the Public Health Agency of Canada Act (National Alzheimer Office)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-248 An Act to amend the Parliament of Canada Act and the Access to Information Act (transparency)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-221 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sports betting)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-657 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (small brewery tax credit)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-629 An Act to amend the Fisheries Act (invasive carp)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-349 An Act to amend the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act and the Textile Labelling Act (animal fur or skin)