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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 Watch for us in an upcoming episode of “Guys in Cars eating Timbits” @TonyMancini_NS @MikeSavageHFX https://t.co/YbpgagNN5c

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter And here I was thinking that we celebrated pretty loudly when Canada won double-gold in Sochi and Vancouver! Well d… https://t.co/4O5vybGf9z

Posted on Twitter If you’re looking for a feel-good story today, then look no further https://t.co/yFtw3WqZwr #HumboldtStrong

Posted on Twitter What's the BEST beach in #Dartmouth #ColeHarbour??? https://t.co/7JM3N6JaL7

Posted on Twitter Over 3,000 youth made it out to the #NFLPlay60 event here last weekend, which is absolutely mind-blowing! With such… https://t.co/QaoJdvmS0V

Posted on Twitter It’s great to see so many communities from #NovaScotia rank so high! Few places can match Nova Scotian hospitality https://t.co/H2d3qfm2eJ

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca Only one Nova Scotia MP broke ranks with party votes this year: analysis The Chronicle Herald looked at all 530 votes this year -- from September to the final vote on Wednesday evening -- and found that, out of 11 MPs, all Liberal, only one vote from Dartmouth-Cole Harbour MP Darren Fisher went against the grain. On Oct. 17 ...

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #880 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted No on Vote #879 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted Yes on Vote #878 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #877 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #876 on Bill S-218 Respecting Latin American Heritage Month

This week

Spoke in the House on Regional Economic Development Mr. Speaker, in my home province of Nova Scotia, nearly 20% of people identify as living with a disability. That is why programs such as Easter ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Centre for Ocean Ventures & Entrepreneurship Mr. Speaker, our government believes in Atlantic Canada. We are 32 members strong, working together for our region. Just last week, the Centre for Ocean Ventures ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada’s Involvement in NATO and Canada and the Ukraine Crisis Thank you, Mr. Chair. I will share my time with Ms. Alleslev because I know we're running out of time. Thank you very much, gentlemen, for ...

Spoke in the House on Impact Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the Minister of Environment and Climate Change for her kind words for the members of the environment committee. We did ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Government of Canada and Halifax Regional Municipality invest in public transit infrastructure to improve passenger ... Darren Fisher, Member of Parliament for Dartmouth—Cole Harbour, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, Sam Austin, Councillor for Dartmouth Centre, for the Halifax Regional Municipality, and Brendan ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, Votes 1, ... Thank you, Minister, for being here once again. Minister, the previous government never understood the environment file, and they certainly weren't concerned with protecting it. They ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-69 Madam Chair, this is another housekeeping amendment to ensure that a notice of non-compliance under the IAA can reflect any amendments that may have been made ...

Mentioned by Skies Magazine (press release) Government of Canada donates surplus Coast Guard helicopter to community college On behalf of the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc — Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard — Darren Fisher, Member of Parliament for Dartmouth – Cole Harbour, announced on May 15 that the Nova Scotia Community College received a ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) The Government of Canada donates surplus Coast Guard helicopter to Nova Scotia Community College in Dartmouth ... On behalf of the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Darren Fisher, Member of Parliament for Dartmouth – Cole Harbour, announced today that the Nova Scotia Community College received a Coast ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-69 Madam Chair, the current wording is “site under subsection 15(3), the Agency must, subject to section 17, decide whether an impact assessment of the”. Mr. Aldag's ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-69 Madam Chair, I can't find it right now, but I'm pretty sure that LIB-26 does pretty much, if not exactly, what Ms. May is contemplating here.

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-69 Thanks, Madam Chair. Thanks, folks, for being here today. I will ask you some of the questions that I had organized for the minister. With Bill ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Reports of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development - Spring ... Sure. Thank you. I guess my question would be for Rob, Kevin, or maybe even Hilary, but I think I'll lean toward Rob. We did our ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada’s Contributions to International Peacekeeping Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you, folks, for being here. This has been excellent testimony. The main theme seems to be the drastically changing nature ...

Spoke in the House on Social Development Madam Speaker, by any measure, Canada is one of the world's most charitable countries. In 2016, we ranked fourth in the World Giving Index, and last ...

Spoke in the House on Fraser Peter Hutchinson Mr. Speaker, Canada has a proud tradition of brave men and women fighting for their country, and I am honoured to recognize one of Nova Scotia's ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, on April 2, we will celebrate the 11th annual World Autism Awareness Day. On this day, Canada will join the international community, hundreds of ...

Spoke in the House on Purple Day Mr. Speaker, today is Purple Day, a day dedicated to increasing awareness about epilepsy. Each year over 15,000 Canadians are diagnosed with epilepsy, but due to ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Madam Speaker, I know we are going to run out of time, but I would like to share my time with the hon. member for Saanich—Gulf ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Victoria Lookout Federal funding aids Sackville repairs People walk along her decks, hold artifacts in their hands, and learn about an important chapter in Canadian history,” said Brison, who was joined at the jetty by Dartmouth Cole Harbour MP Darren Fisher, members of the CNMT, RAdm Craig Baines, Command ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca HMCS Sackville gets $3.5M in federal funding for 'extensive' repairs The federal government is committing up to $3.5 million to repair one of Canada's oldest warships, HMCS Sackville. Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, Treasury Board president Scott Brison and Dartmouth–Cole Harbour MP Darren Fisher announced Friday the ...

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