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Liberal MP for Dartmouth—Cole Harbour (Nova Scotia)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter Congrats to Deborah Woolway, David Gallant & Jan Houseman for winning Gold at the World Dragon Boat Championship! https://t.co/7mXESnzZKy

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Pure joy! Tobey in Taylor Head Provincial Park. #wheatenterrier #slomo #NovaScotia #hikeNS https://t.co/FuuY3H2hjs

Posted on Twitter Sounds amazing! @guitars4VETSCan @vetscanada @SeamusORegan Nov 10! @seanmccannsings @joelplaskett and more! https://t.co/3ueeKHNNhZ

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Long, but great day, now time for a movie and sleep. Tomorrow the #kinsmen Community Brunch at East Dart community centre and a hike.

Posted on Twitter Dinner @millstone_pub with my honey. #SmallBizSaturday #cantdecide #greatmenu #somuchstuff #Dartmouth https://t.co/GP3tsVPmwc

Posted on Twitter Wow. #burritolove @Burritojax in Cole Harbour with Brad and Phil. #SmallBizSaturday #coleharbour https://t.co/Wgv2PP88vu

This week

Spoke in the House on John Dunsworth Mr. Speaker, today I rise as the member of Parliament for Sunnyvale to honour our beloved Canadian actor and Trailer Park boy, John Dunsworth, who passed ...

Voted Yes on Vote #369 on Bill C-57 Amend the Federal Sustainable Development

Voted No on Vote #368 Opposition Motion (Support for forestry workers)

Voted Yes on Vote #367 Private Members' Business M-108 (Contribution of ranchers and farmers)

Voted No on Vote #366 on Bill C-349 Amend the Criminal Code and to make consequential amendments to other acts (criminal organization)

Voted Yes on Vote #365 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

A week ago

Mentioned by Renewables Now Metamaterial's PV tech for cars gets USD 4.3m from Canadian govt The funds come through Sustainable Development Technology Canada and will allow MTI to speed up and expand research and development (R&D) for the transportation industry, Darren Fisher, MP for Dartmouth-Cole Harbour, announced Thursday on ...

Mentioned by The Coastguard Monkey business done right: handmade sock monkeys are casting off Prime Minister Justin Trudeau with the Canada 150 sock monkey, named William, taken by Dartmouth – Cole Harbour MP Darren Fisher. DIGBY, NS – When Sherrie Kearney first saw a sock monkey, she hated it. Now, she creates them for a living. She and ...

Mentioned by The Vanguard Monkey business done right: handmade sock monkeys are casting off Prime Minister Justin Trudeau with the Canada 150 sock monkey, named William, taken by Dartmouth – Cole Harbour MP Darren Fisher. DIGBY, NS – When Sherrie Kearney first saw a sock monkey, she hated it. Now, she creates them for a living. She and ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Heritage Preservation and Protection in Canada Okay, I'll go fairly quickly, because I know Mark wants to ask some stuff as well. Ms. Prosper, I loved your phrase “shifts in thinking”. It ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Summer Games 2017 Mr. Speaker, I rise with pride today to commend the 11 Canada Summer Games 2017 medalists from Dartmouth—Cole Harbour. As everyone knows, Dartmouth, the city of ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Heritage Preservation and Protection in Canada Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Thank you, gentlemen, for being here today, or being here at least in the cyber world. Thank you, Mr. Brown, ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Heritage Preservation and Protection in Canada Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Thank you so much for being here. Ms. Aird and Ms. Redfern, thank you so much for bringing your voices. ...

A month ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada's Abilities to Defend Itself and our Allies in the Event of ... Okay. You suggest that the sanctions are working, but I believe that China is 90% of their economic trade. If we're talking about increased sanctions, where ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Macleans.ca Why is Ottawa trying to move Atlantic Canada's artifacts to Quebec? Update, Aug. 10, 2017: Darren Fisher, the MP for Dartmouth—Cole Harbour, has announced on Twitter that the Dartmouth archeology lab will remain open. As Canada celebrates 150 years of Confederation, academics and community leaders in Atlantic ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Mondaq News Alerts (registration) Canada: National Light Bulb Disposal Strategy To Be Introduced The impact the above practice has on the environment is staggering. Dartmouth-Cole Harbour MP Darren Fisher explains that, "about 1,150 kilograms of mercury end up in Canadian landfills each year, and can contaminate the environment." Considering that ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Acadians and Francophones in Nova Scotia to Benefit from $1.8 Million in Federal Funding HALIFAX, June 29, 2017 /CNW/ - Darren Fisher, Member of Parliament (Dartmouth–Cole Harbour), on behalf of the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, today announced a contribution of $1,842,500 over five years to the Fédération ...

Spoke in the House on Parliament Hill Staff Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize Parliament Hill. More than a collection of stone, mortar, wood, and nails, I rise on behalf of all Canadians ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada`s Defence Policy Review Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Minister, for being here. I always appreciate your feedback in response to our questions. Congratulations on releasing the ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Reports of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development - Spring ... Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Thank you, folks, for being here today. I appreciate the information you're providing us. I want to talk to Ms. ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Briefing on Spring 2017 Reports of the Auditor General of Canada Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you, Commissioner, for being here. I always enjoy your visits. There is so much in this report, and so much that ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Committee Business Thank you, Mr. Chair. I think that while this is well-meaning, we have a crazy packed agenda. We have so much stuff. We have the NATO ...

Spoke in the House on 2017 Stanley Cup Mr. Speaker, today I am so proud to rise and commend once again our Dartmouth—Cole Harbour hometown boy and three-time Stanley Cup champion, Sidney Crosby. Crosby ...

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Who said that? Who said that? Nobody is saying that.

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Chair, as the previous Chair requested, I will be speaking for about eight to 10 minutes and then I will have a handful of questions ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, mental health awareness and improvements matter to me both as a parent and as a parliamentarian. We have been hosting mental health town halls ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the fourth report of the Standing Committee on National Defence in relation to its ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-238 An Act respecting the development of a national strategy for the safe disposal of lamps containing mercury