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Liberal MP for Sackville—Preston—Chezzetcook (Nova Scotia)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 48% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Happy Pride! Joyeuse fierté! @HalifaxPride https://t.co/kAYa9aW27J

Posted on Twitter Starting September 1, there will be free life-saving naloxone kits in over 300 community pharmacies. https://t.co/yIPkwgt9bw

This week

Posted on Twitter @MarniTuttle Very tough indeed! Lots of great work by wonderful individuals happens in Sackville-Preston-Chezzetcoo… https://t.co/DNuzcLy6az

A week ago

Posted on Twitter #TeamSamson will be walking in @HalifaxPride with @JustinTrudeau . Will we see you there? https://t.co/JLyT8Eywk2

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter #Budget2017 offers continued support for seniors. This will directly impact our community. For more information:… https://t.co/W7qiXnAkqO

Posted on Twitter The #NS portion of the @TCTrail is complete! There are over 1,200km, including many along the beautiful… https://t.co/lOYbCqwIzb

Three weeks ago

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

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 in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, it gives me great pleasure to rise in the House today to take part in this very interesting debate. I would first like to ...

Spoke in the House on Speakers' Speech Writing Contest Winners Mr. Speaker, “I see Parliament as a stunning tribute to the Canadian values of peace, freedom, equality, respect for cultural differences and law and order”. Those ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Roadmap and Immigration in Francophone Minority Communities Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you very much to the two ministers and their staff for joining us. Mr. Hussen, I would like to congratulate you ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on 2016-2017 Annual Report of the Interim Commissioner of Official Languages I, too, want to thank you for being with us today. It's always a pleasure to have you here, whether individually or as a group. Thank ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, the hon. member gave a very interesting speech and touched on a lot of key points. The member called this an omnibus bill and ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Committee Business Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I agree entirely with my colleague Mr. Arseneault. We discussed this at our last meeting. First, it would be important ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Committee Business Absolutely not. An independent firm, Boyden, analyzed the 72 files. I would like to think that an independent and professional company conducted a professional and honest ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Full Implementation of the Official Languages Act in the Canadian Justice System ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thanks to the witnesses for being here today to provide information. No doubt, we have work to do. On the ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under Canada Council for the Arts, Votes ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you for your presentation, Madam Minister, and for updating certain files. My question is brief, but it is important. It concerns ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Immigration Consultants and M-39, Immigration to Atlantic Canada Good afternoon, and thank you for your presentation. I would like to ask you a question about francophones in Canada, especially those in the Atlantic region. ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Certificate of Nomination of Madeleine Meilleur to the Position of Commissioner of ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Ms. Meilleur, it's a great pleasure to have you here. I'll go back to what you said last. You say ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, the men and women of the Canadian Armed Forces and their families make huge sacrifices to serve Canadians. As the member for Sackville—Preston—Chezzetcook, which ...

Spoke in the House on Seniors Mr. Speaker, it is a great pleasure to stand in the House tonight and represent my great riding of Sackville—Preston—Chezzetcook, which you know very well. It ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Volunteerism Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to speak about volunteerism in Canada. It is extremely important to recognize the contributions of volunteers to their ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on The Budget That being said, at that time the Liberal Party of Canada was getting ready to approve a child care plan, but the Liberals did not win ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I am honoured today to talk about some young leaders in my community. Some of them belong to my riding's community group. These young ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Safer, more efficient commutes for Nova Scotians with newly approved Aerotech connector Darrell Samson, Member of Parliament for Sackville-Preston-Chezzetcook, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and Bill Horne, Member of the Legislative Assembly for Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank, ...

Mentioned by Digital Journal Safer, more efficient commutes for Nova Scotians with newly approved Aerotech connector Darrell Samson, Member of Parliament for Sackville-Preston-Chezzetcook, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and Bill Horne, Member of the Legislative Assembly for Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank, ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) CORRECTION/Media Advisory: Infrastructure Canada Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event regarding the Highway 102 Aerotech connector with Darrell Samson, Member of Parliament for Sackville-Preston-Chezzetcook, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister ...

Mentioned by TheWeeklyNews.ca Secret shortlist adds to uproar in Atlantic Canada... OTTAWA — The secret short list of judicial candidates for a controversial Supreme Court of Canada nomination has five names on it including two from Atlantic Canada, a Liberal MP has revealed. Darrell Samson, a Nova Scotia MP in Justin Trudeau's ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star Secret short list adds to uproar in Atlantic Canada over Supreme Court nominees Nova Scotia Liberal MP Darrell Samson insisted Friday he had no insider knowledge of who was on the shortlist to be the next Supreme Court justice, but gleaned the numbers from comments made by the government in the House of Commons. (Andrew ...