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Liberal MP for West Nova (Nova Scotia)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 63% of the vote.

This week

Posted on Twitter @Chris_Bittle That's great--which one would you be?

Posted on Twitter Way to go @Austinconnelly9 on a superb opening round 67 at the British Open--making @ClareGolf in Comeauville very proud!

A week ago

Mentioned by The Spectator Saving History -- Annapolis Royal mayor hopes Atlantic Canadian artifacts won't be shipped to Quebec ... objects from Parks Canada sites across the Atlantic Provinces. He's worried about plans by the federal government to close down the facility and ship the artifacts to Quebec. But that may not happen according to West Nova MP Colin Fraser and Nova ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) MPs plan Senate offensive to get private members' bills through There are eight MPs' private members' bills in the Senate. Five of them are Liberal bills, and the other three are from Conservatives. Conservative MP Todd Doherty, left, and Liberal MPs Chandra Arya, Colin Fraser, and Mark Gerretsen are among the MPs ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) MPs plan Senate offensive to get private members' bills through There are eight MPs' private members' bills in the Senate. Five of them are Liberal bills, and the other three are from Conservatives. Conservative MP Todd Doherty, left, and Liberal MPs Chandra Arya, Colin Fraser, and Mark Gerretsen are among the MPs ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca MPs announce $365k for Canada 150 projects, celebrations A total of $365,000 in funding was announced by South Shore St. Margaret's MP Bernadette Jordan and West Nova MP Colin Fraser between June 26 and July 1 for a multitude of projects and events in the region that will commemorate and celebrate ...

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca INFOGRAPHIC: Tab for NS MPs comes to $4.2 million West Nova MP Colin Fraser tops the list this year with $460,767 in expenses followed by Cape Breton-Canso MP Rodger Cuzner ($449,275) and Central Nova MP Sean Fraser ($446,346). Routine costs include Ottawa residences and staff salaries. Staff costs ...

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Happy Independence Day to our American friends and neighbors/neighbours! #July4th https://t.co/syRkDvlbjX

Posted on Twitter Thank you @petermansbridge for your longtime excellence in journalism--Have a great last @CBCTheNational show tonight!

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Acadians and Francophones in Nova Scotia to Benefit from $1.8 Million in Federal Funding ... the Development of Official Language Communities component of the Official Languages Funding Programs. He was joined by Darrell Samson, Member of Parliament (Sackville–Preston–Chezzetcook), and Colin Fraser, Member of Parliament (West Nova).

A month ago

Posted on Twitter As we celebrate Cnd's 150th I wish you a Happy Canada Day! Alors que nous célébrons le 150e du Cnd je vous souhait… https://t.co/ITVyqpxmCs

Posted on Twitter You have to visit the Cape Forchu Lighthouse, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia! @VisitYAS @TourismNS https://t.co/sICkgXtRVk

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on 2011 LGBTQ Refugee Pilot Project and M-39, Immigration to Atlantic Canada Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you, each of you, for being here today and joining us and sharing this information, which is going to ...

Spoke in the House on Holidays Act Madam Speaker, I want to thank everyone who has participated in the debate on my private member's bill, Bill C-311, an act to amend the Holidays ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Comparative Study of Services to Veterans in Other Jurisdictions Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you all very much for joining us today. It is greatly appreciated. Hopefully some of these answers will give ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you very much, Minister, and, ladies and gentlemen, for being with us today to answer our questions on this important bill. ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Madam Speaker, I am pleased to address this issue tonight, but it is not lost on me the passion many feel about this issue. It is ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Access to the Justice System Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Mr. MacGregor, for bringing this motion forward. I too support it. I want to say that I know that in ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Consideration of Kathleen Roussel for Appointment as Director of Public Prosecutions Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I would like to thank Ms. Roussel for being here and providing her testimony. I would also like to congratulate ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada Thank you all so much for being here today and for sharing your stories and your good information, which will be useful to this committee. We ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Among Veterans and Comparative Study of Services ... You talked a little about some of the work you do in investigating benefits fraud. In Canada, we have a benefit-of-the-doubt system. The veteran is supposed ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Thank you all very much for being here today. I appreciate your presentations. I have just a few questions. Ms. ...

Spoke in the House on Yarmouth Sports Hall of Fame Mr. Speaker, West Nova has a rich sporting heritage, with five sports halls of fame throughout the riding that actively work to showcase our local sports ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Regional Economic Development Mr. Speaker, Atlantic Canada is home to a wide range of communities, each of which has its own vibrant history. We all face unique challenges when ...

Spoke in the House on Holidays Act moved that Bill C-311, An Act to amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day), be read the third time and passed. Madam Speaker, it is certainly a ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, last month I had the honour of travelling to France for the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. It was an immense ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Fisheries and Oceans Mr. Speaker, my riding, West Nova, depends heavily on the fishing industry, which is at the core of our rural economy and of our identity. Could ...

Spoke in the House on Port-Royal Mr. Speaker, I am proud to represent a region with such enormous historical significance for Canada. In 1605, Samuel de Champlain, among others, was welcomed by ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-311 An Act to amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)