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  • His favourite word is liberals.

NDP MP for Elmwood—Transcona (Manitoba)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 34% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #897 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Two weeks ago

Didn't vote on Vote #896 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #895 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #894 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #893 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Posted on Twitter As a New Democrat and a proud member of @IBEW , I am pleased to add my voice to the call for a National Line worker… https://t.co/AFEgbHMBXL

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I am pleased to rise to speak to the issue of housing here in the House by asking my hon. colleague a question. The ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Sovereignty in the Arctic and Child Labour and Modern Slavery Yes, he did lose his cool a little yesterday, and one can understand why, in part because there are a lot of rights for indigenous peoples ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, in a moment I am going to ask for unanimous consent for a motion that would help bring a fair and lasting solution for ...

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Winnipeg MP wants feds to fight phone fraudsters OTTAWA — Transcona-Elmwood MP Daniel Blaikie is calling on Ottawa to ramp up its fight against constant, fraudulent calls from people claiming to work for the Canada Revenue Agency. The NDP MP told the Commons on Tuesday that a rising number of ...

Posted on Twitter Disappointed to see the Libs block efforts to get a fair and lasting solution for #cnl workers and their pensions just now in the House

Posted on Twitter Yesterday I tabled a PMB that will buy the gov't more time to save #CNL workers pensions. At 1pm I will be holding… https://t.co/mnlVvQdPwv

Spoke in the House on Jobs and Economic Growth Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-414, An Act to amend the Jobs and Economic Growth Act (Canadian Nuclear Laboratories Ltd.). Mr. Speaker it is my ...

Spoke in the House on Telecommunications Mr. Speaker, people in northeast Winnipeg are fed up with scam phone calls. They are among the thousands of Canadians who are harassed by unscrupulous con ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-414 An Act to amend the Jobs and Economic Growth Act (Canadian Nuclear Laboratories Ltd.)

Posted on Twitter My office has received countless complaints about these calls. They target Canada’s most vulnerable & they are only… https://t.co/ckEZ3XsRAX

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Briefing on the Public Service Hiring Process Thank you very much. One of the things I'm curious about is the relationship between the manager who has a staffing need and the HR department ...

Posted on Twitter Momentarily I'll be putting forward the following motion at the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Est… https://t.co/bGcqO6iYXC

A month ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Sovereignty in the Arctic We need a bit of a more nimble procurement process to try to respond to those challenges. I'm not asking. I'm just commenting. One thing that's ...

Posted on Twitter Lucky to be one of the few MP’s able to participate in the limited debate on the #TPP trade deal. On big economic i… https://t.co/OHb1cIeg4b

Mentioned by Hill Times 'Kind of an asinine comment': opponents react to Poilievre's claims of 'zero' Phoenix pay problems under Conservatives NDP MP Daniel Blaikie (Elmwood-Transcona, Man.), his party's public services critic, said that to suggest there were no Phoenix pay problems under the former Conservative government is “kind of an asinine comment,” and is at best a “serious half-truth.”.

Three months ago

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Winnipeg NDP MP urges feds to talk to Greyhound “I would be shocked and disappointed, if they hadn't actually made an effort to speak with Greyhound,” NDP MP Daniel Blaikie said. Ottawa and the provinces have been discussing how to respond to Greyhound's announcement that it would cease all service ...

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Reducing poverty discussed Over a dozen community groups attended a roundtable discussion last week to discuss how to make poverty history. The discussion was organized by MP Daniel Blaikie (Elmwood-Transcona) so that Brigitte Sansoucy, MP for Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot in ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I also rise on behalf of civilian members of the RCMP who had been told at one point that they would be transitioned into ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Briefing on the Estimates Process Thank you. If I may reply, that is a response to an order paper question that I filed on this point. I filed it after the ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Sovereignty in the Arctic Thank you very much. I'm new to the committee and I haven't done a study of this before, but on the theme of changing geopolitical relationships, ...

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Mr. Speaker, I am rising to address the point of order that was raised earlier today by the member for Edmonton West. I understand that there ...

Spoke in the House on Main Estimates, 2018-19 Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure to finally rise to address the issue of these main estimates. This debate on the main estimates is very different ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Revenue Agency Mr. Speaker, many people in Elmwood—Transcona are frustrated by their treatment at the hands of the Canada Revenue Agency. My office regularly hears from people who, ...

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press NDP MP urges protection of nuclear workers' pensions OTTAWA — NDP MP Daniel Blaikie says pruning the pensions of nuclear-plant workers could endanger the decommission of a Whiteshell facility, though the federal Liberals say that claim is overblown. “There's an important moral reason for government to ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Speaker says precedent-setting $7-billion budget vote can go ahead NDP MP Daniel Blaikie says he's exhausted almost every procedure in the book to stop a controversial $7-billion budget vote, but after a Monday night House Speaker's ruling, he's not sure what else to do. “We are getting to the point where we have done ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Votes 1, 5, 10, 20, 25, 30, 35 and ... Thank you very much. To remind committee members of where we were at before that discussion, I'll just say that what I've been trying to do ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Phoenix Payroll System Thank you very much. The reason for presenting this motion is to try to create some more time to study the estimates. I respect our witnesses ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Potential Canada–Mercosur Free Trade Agreement and Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under ... Well, that's a disappointing answer. I hear more people in my riding talk about concern about government abusing time allocation than I do people saying that ...