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Liberal MP for Saint Boniface—Saint Vital (Manitoba)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 58% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Three cheers for the Winakwa Canadians on Hockey Night in Canada ! We are very proud of you in Saint Boniface - Sai… https://t.co/eMGwkV3ddG

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Statement about Tina Fontaine: https://t.co/filjCmPigp Déclaration au sujet de Tina Fontaine : https://t.co/vtTk2u8K0w

Posted on Twitter More great news for #Manitoba today! Up to $67M from the Low Carbon Economy Leadership Fund! https://t.co/xpYofwsKP7

Posted on Twitter D'autres bonnes nouvelles pour le #Manitoba aujourd'hui! $67M provenant du Fonds du leadership pour une économie à… https://t.co/gfZblGKMQC

Mentioned by Winnipeg Sun Feds commit $47M to new child-care spots St. Boniface-St. Vital MP Dan Vandal announced federal funding for new and newly-funded day care spots this morning, Feb. 23, 2018. The federal government will provide $47 million over three years to create about 750 new Manitoba child-care spaces and ...

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Ottawa opens chequebook for Manitoba child care "Many parents struggle with high and rising prices, and that's even if they can find daycare spaces," Saint Boniface-Saint Vital Liberal MP Dan Vandal told a news conference Friday morning in Winnipeg. Manitoba Families Minister Scott Fielding told ...

Posted on Twitter Happy to announce funding of $47M for #Manitoba through early learning & #childcare bilateral agreement!… https://t.co/z0ZZiAXWl0

Posted on Twitter Important announcement for Manitoba families happening this morning at 10am! Annonce importante pour les familles… https://t.co/U1pwkHLs3c

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Festival du Voyageur Mr. Speaker, February 16 to 25 is the time to celebrate and sing your heart out in Saint-Boniface—Saint-Vital. Léo La Tuque, the Festival du Voyageur's mascot, ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Peoples and Canada's Justice System Mr. Speaker, every time I rise in the House I do so with tremendous pride. I am proud to represent the riding of Saint Boniface—Saint Vital, ...

Voted No on Vote #453 on Bill C-378 Amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Act (fairness principles)

Voted Yes on Vote #452 on Bill S-228 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (prohibiting food and beverage marketing directed at children)

Voted No on Vote #451 on Bill C-371 Respecting the prevention of radicalization through foreign funding and making related amendments to the Income ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Bill C-262 Thank you very much, Madam Chair. First, allow me to congratulate you, Mr. Saganash. I know you have been working passionately on this project for indigenous ...

Voted No on Vote #450 Opposition Motion (Trans Mountain Expansion Project )

Voted Yes on Vote #449 on Bill C-50 Amend the Canada Elections Act (political financing)

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Review of literacy and numeracy support programs in Canada and Review of ... Based on the information you presented, it was just noted that official language minority communities have greater needs than other communities. People are calling me at ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Review of literacy and numeracy support programs in Canada and Review of ... Thank you Ms. Gaulin and Mr. Noreau for your presentations. I also thank you for coming by my office for a meeting after Christmas. Going digital ...

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Infrastructure investments mean better communities Coun. Scott Gillingham, MP Dan Vandal, and Mayor Brian Bowman at a Habitat for Humanity build in 2017. When I ran to be the Member of Parliament for Saint Boniface – Saint Vital, I made infrastructure one of my priorities. Why? Because I have seen ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Manitoba could join climate change agreement to access millions in funding, but won't agree to carbon tax rate Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires made the comment Tuesday after St. Boniface member of Parliament Dan Vandal said the province is leaving tens of millions in limbo that could fund provincial energy-saving projects. "We've signed ...

Spoke in the House on Historic Sites and Monuments Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to have this opportunity to speak in support of Bill C-374, an act to amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act. ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Plenty to be proud of in Island Lakes Others in attendance were MLA Andrew Smith (Southdale), city councillor Matt Allard (St. Boniface) and Natalie Duhamel, representing MP Dan Vandal. Founder and chair Lindsey Wilson opened the meeting by welcoming guests, introducing the ILRG board of ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Certificate of Nomination of Raymond Théberge to the Position of Commissioner of ... As you may know, the community that I represent, Saint-Boniface—Saint-Vital, is concerned about the major changes in the French-language education system. The province's Conservative government, which ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, this week, the Assembly of First Nations Special Chiefs Assembly is taking place in Ottawa. I had the honour of attending yesterday. Among their ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Certificate of Nomination of Raymond Théberge to the Position of Commissioner of ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Théberge, from one Franco-Manitoban to another, it is a pleasure for me to welcome you. Welcome to Ottawa. We are not ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Access to Early Childhood Services in the Minority Language Thank you, Mr. Chair. Minister, thank you very much for your presence here today. First of all, I want to thank you again for your visit ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Bill S-232 and Bill S-236 That's okay. My question was going to be largely around the consultation process. First of all, I thank both of you for the work you've done ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Bill S-232 Before we do that, there is just a bit of committee business to do with M-103. I understand that the report is going to be presented ...

Spoke in the House on Louis Riel Mr. Speaker, every November 16, Manitoba's Métis community gathers at the Saint Boniface Cathedral cemetery to commemorate the anniversary of Louis Riel's death. One of the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Veterans Mr. Speaker, during a week in which we humbly honour all veterans who have served Canada, today we also recognize the contributions of first nations, Inuit, ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, as the Prime Minister has said from the start, no relationship is more important to our government than our relationship with indigenous peoples. That ...

Spoke in the House on Transportation Modernization Act Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise in the House today to speak to this important bill, Bill C-49, the transportation modernization act, on behalf ...

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Working together to benefit all Saint Boniface-Saint Vital MP Dan Vandal is seen at far right while hosting provincial colleagues in Ottawa. In addition to my role as Member of Parliament for Saint Boniface – Saint Vital, I also serve as chair of two caucuses: Manitoba Caucus and ...