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Liberal MP for Ottawa South (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 60% of the vote.

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #63 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted Yes on Vote #62 That the House do now proceed to the Orders of the Day.

Voted No on Vote #61 That, in the opinion of the House: ( a) it is in the public interest to protect the ...

Voted No on Vote #60 That, in the opinion of the House, given the importance of trade to Canadian jobs and long-term growth, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #59 on Bill C-10 Amend the Air Canada Public Participation Act and to provide for certain other measures

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Madam Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 36, I rise today to table a petition. The petition is signed by hundreds of local residents who are urging ...

Spoke in the House on Government Advertising Mr. Speaker, partisan advertising has no place in government. Canadian taxpayers should not be footing the bill for government ads that advance the political interests of ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 1. Mr. Speaker, even if I tried, I could not be nearly as negative as the member has just been. It has been my experience, with more ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise again for a few minutes to provide some comments about the important budget we brought down in the country ...

Spoke in the House on Al Saikali Mr. Speaker, on March 2, 2016, Ottawa lost a legendary community builder. Al Saikali, the founder of Al's Steakhouse, passed away at the age of 87. ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I commend my colleague for his remarks. I appreciate the fact that he goes as far back as Aldous Huxley, and perhaps even Mortimer ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Rail Safety Would you think it would be more appropriate, for example, to have you—actually, it would be more important and appropriate to have Hunter Harrison and Keith ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) David McGuinty Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says he envisions Ottawa MP David McGuinty ultimately chairing the parliamentary national security committee that McGuinty is currently charged with developing. “That's the objective, yes,” Goodale said, speaking ...

Mentioned by Benzinga Media Advisory: Member of Parliament David McGuinty to Take Part in an Important Announcement in Ottawa OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - March 17, 2016) - David McGuinty, Member of Parliament (Ottawa South), will participate in an important announcement about the Lord Stanley's Gift Memorial project on Friday. Mr. McGuinty is taking part in this ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Canada's Contribution to the Effort to Combat ISIL Mr. Speaker, I have been following the debate very closely, in particular the divergence in points of view on all sides of the House. I want ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen MP McGuinty to chair parliamentary committee to monitor spying, security The Liberals are planning to table legislation by June creating the first all-party committee of parliamentarians to monitor the top-secret operations of Canada's expanding national security establishment. Veteran Ottawa Liberal MP David McGuinty will ...

Mentioned by EIN News (press release) Prime Minister of Canada Announces New Leadership Role for MP McGuinty The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that David McGuinty, Member of Parliament for Ottawa South, will be taking a leadership role in the proposed statutory committee of Parliamentarians that will be responsible for reviewing security ...

Mentioned by 580 CFRA Radio MP David McGuinty to take on new leadership role Justin Trudeau announced today that MP David McGuinty will be taking on a leadership role for a new proposed committee. McGuinty, the MP for Ottawa South, will lead a new committee of Parliamentarians that will be responsible of reviewing ...

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada Ottawa MP David McGuinty to help lead new security committee Veteran Ottawa member of Parliament David McGuinty is taking a "leadership role" in a new committee that will review security issues, the Prime Minister's Office announced Friday afternoon. McGuinty, who represents Ottawa South in the House of Commons, ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, this is a very important debate. Our party congratulates the Conservative Party for bringing the motion forward here today. It is an intelligent, thoughtful ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Updating Infrastructure in Canada: An examination of needs and investments Thanks, everyone, for being here. Welcome to Ottawa. To begin, I want to get one quick question off the table for the benefit of all my ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Updating Infrastructure in Canada: An examination of needs and investments Before Stats Canada's long-form census was eliminated by the government—something they pursued here after George W. Bush tried to do it in Washington and then had ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Updating Infrastructure in Canada: An examination of needs and investments Because we can't get a definitive answer from the government, we're trying to get a sense, municipality by municipality, of how much has been spent. We ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Updating Infrastructure in Canada: An examination of needs and investments Ms. Dedman, and Mr. Carlton, I can't tell you how much it is music to many thousands of Canadians' ears to hear you talk about the ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Updating Infrastructure in Canada: An examination of needs and investments That would help us enormously. Thank you. Could I turn to Mr. McBride. Mr. McBride, yesterday we also asked the ADM of policy a number of ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Updating Infrastructure in Canada: An examination of needs and investments That would be great. Can I also ask another question around that? It's almost irrelevant in my view to talk about where Canada fits with other ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-52, An Act to amend the Canada Transportation Act and the ... The railway insurers came here. They testified that the vagueness of the language in C-52 was problematic for them. What I'm saying is that this is ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-544 An Act to amend the Auditor General Act (government advertising)