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  • His favourite word is federal.

NDP MP for Vancouver Kingsway (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 49% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter This is what the Trudeau government is contributing to. Foreign policy that would make Harper proud.... https://t.co/To2Qjegk6j

Posted on Twitter What happened to the major “reset”, and “big, bold” ideas? https://t.co/itKMY6oluU

Posted on Twitter Thank you, @CanadianLabour https://t.co/CBMXP2LB5q

Posted on Twitter This is a positive, constructive and much-needed initiative 👇 https://t.co/McOYHRgrSo

Posted on Twitter Ethics rules apply to both public and private citizens equally. https://t.co/wk0d28Gltq

Posted on Twitter Oh come on! At LEAST read this part: “Mr. MacNaughton was the Ontario co-chair of the Liberal Party’s 2015 electio… https://t.co/edS85VS4fh

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters Madam Chair, it is not working. The cause of the opioid carnage is clear for all to see: a toxic street supply sold by criminals who ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Briefing on the Canadian response to the outbreak of the coronavirus Thank you. For the sake of completeness, there are some important points of information to follow up Mr. Fisher's point which, I'm afraid, leaves an extremely ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Briefing on the Canadian response to the outbreak of the coronavirus Thank you, Mr. Chair. I just want to say two things. One is that I support the motions of my colleague to be transparent and to ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Briefing on the Canadian response to the outbreak of the coronavirus Thank you. Mr. Possamai, staying with you, we know that the final report of the independent SARS Commission in 2006 recommended very clear prescriptions for how ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Briefing on the Canadian response to the outbreak of the coronavirus Mr. Chair, before we do that, because I don't want to interrupt Mr. Fisher, I do have a point of order that I think will be ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Briefing on the Canadian response to the outbreak of the coronavirus Fair enough. Turning to physical distancing, according to a June 16, 2020, article on CTV News, a passenger on a recent Flair Airlines flight from Calgary ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Briefing on the Canadian response to the outbreak of the coronavirus Thank you, Mr. Chair. My first question is for Ms. Barnes. Ms. Barnes, I don't know if you had the opportunity to listen to the testimony ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Briefing on the Canadian response to the outbreak of the coronavirus Mr. Chair, I think there have been some points made on both sides of this. I have noted the pattern where generally opposition wants more disclosure ...

Spoke at the COVID-19 Pandemic committee on COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm honoured to present petition E-2492, signed by over 3,000 Canadians who note that in light of the COVID-19 pandemic hundreds of ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-240, an act to amend the Canada Elections Act with regard to voting age. Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to ...

Spoke in the House on Opposition Motion—Pharmacare moved: That the House: (a) acknowledge the government’s intention to introduce and implement national pharmacare; (b) call on the government to implement the full recommendations of ...

Spoke in the House on Parliament of Canada Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-241, an act to amend the Parliament of Canada Act (change of political affiliation). Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to ...

Spoke in the House on Perla de Peralta Mr. Speaker, I rise today to pay tribute to one of the finest Vancouver Kingsway citizens I have had the privilege of knowing and serving, my ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, there has been a lot of talk today about the proper relationship between the federal government and the provinces. Health care is a shared ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-241 An Act to amend the Parliament of Canada Act (change of political affiliation)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-240 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (voting age)

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the People’s Republic of China: how many Canadian citizens are currently (i) in detention, (ii) in detention with charge, (iii) in detention without ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Tobacco and Vaping Products Act (TVPA), for the period of May 23, 2018, to December 14, 2019: (a) what compliance and enforcement ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-202 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (assault against a health care worker)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-201 An Act to develop a national school food program for children

Voted No on Vote #8 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (amendment)

Voted Yes on Vote #7 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted Yes on Vote #6 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted Yes on Vote #5 3rd reading and adoption of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Voted Yes on Vote #4 Concurrence at report stage of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-456 An Act to Amend the Income Tax Act and the Canada Student Financial Assistance Act

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-446 An Act to develop a national school food program for children

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-434 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (assault against a health care sector worker)

Mentioned by Vancouver Courier Cities like Vancouver should embrace the C word: consultation The evening was organized by local Member of Parliament Don Davies, and the proceedings were organized by staff and volunteers of the NDP MP. Naturally, there was a sign-in sheet to record the community members in attendance. And while this event ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Inequality in system no reason to criminalize paying for fertility services, says Grit MP Housefather NDP MP Don Davies, left, questions if the for-profit sale of bodily fluids is the right path for Canada. Conservative MP Marilyn Gladu, middle, says Conservative MPs will likely have a 'free vote' on Liberal MP Anthony Housefather's, right, private ...

Mentioned by Hill Times 'The risk is there': marijuana legalization unpopular in ridings with high Chinese-Canadian populations, says former ... Conservative MP Bob Saroya, top left, Conservative MP Alice Wong, Liberal MP Jean Yip, Liberal MP Shaun Chen, Small Business Minister Mary Ng, Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, NDP MP Don Davies, Liberal MP Geng Tan, Liberal MP Majid Jowhari, ...

Mentioned by Straight.com The Vision 5 becomes the Vision 4 after party pulls its endorsement of council candidate Wei Qiao Zhang A well-known Mandarin-language talk-show host, a constituency aide to popular NDP MP Don Davies, and fluent in four languages—English, Mandarin, Cantonese, and German—the former athlete seemed like he had a bright political future in Vancouver.

Mentioned by CTV News Did Canada agree to a 'Trump veto' and costlier drugs in USMCA? NDP MP and health critic Don Davies questioned how the federal government agreeing to this provision aligns with its promise to explore implementing a national pharmacare plan. “We know that Canadians pay among the highest prices for prescription ...

Mentioned by HuffPost Canada Trump Bullied Canada Into Signing Flawed 'War On Drugs' Pledge: NDP MP Don Davies OTTAWA — An NDP MP says U.S. President Donald Trump is using his "bully pulpit" to strong-arm Canada and 129 other countries into committing to a U.S.-led "war on drugs" policy. NDP health critic Don Davies told HuffPost Canada it was "extremely ...