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  • His favourite word is matter.

Liberal MP for Halifax West (Nova Scotia)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 50% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter I was thrilled to have had the opportunity yesterday to mark the occasion with the students and staff of Grosvenor-… https://t.co/lyrN7Gxdcz

Posted on Twitter Happy National Flag Day of Canada! 55 years ago, our flag – now a globally recognized symbol - was raised for the f… https://t.co/WIt4OWnsiW

This week

Posted on Twitter I hope you’ll join Councillor @TimOuthit, MLA Kelly Regan and me at our #HeritageDay FREE family skate: Mon., Feb.… https://t.co/1KAsnVvI25

Posted on Twitter They're participating in the @AcadiaU Robotics Championships on Saturday. Good luck, Scotia Warriors!

Posted on Twitter The Scotia Warriors are a First Lego League team of local students, Max, Oliver, Noah & Jake. These guys visited my… https://t.co/Mr6Mss1Peg

Posted on Twitter Attention, employers! #CanadaSummerJobs funding is available to help you hire a young Canadian to bring energy and… https://t.co/Uq8vAqCGmy

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Public Services and Procurement Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Public Services and Procurement recently visited a very important initiative for Nova Scotia, for my constituents and for our navy and ...

Two months ago

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

Voted No on Vote #7 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Spoke in the House on (topic unknown) Madam Speaker, I congratulate you on becoming Assistant Deputy Speaker. I want to take this opportunity to thank the people of Halifax West for returning me ...

Voted No 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 ...

Spoke in the House on Election of the Speaker Good morning, colleagues, and congratulations to you all as we gather for this first sitting of the 43rd Parliament. Some of you are taking your seats ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Privilege I am now prepared to respond to the question of privilege raised on June 11, 2019, by the hon. member for Banff—Airdrie, concerning the broadcasting of ...

Spoke in the House on Use of Unanimous Consent—Speaker's Statement I would now like to make a statement regarding the use of unanimous consent in the House in light of recent use of this procedure. Members ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House The report of the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security was presented a few moments ago. Given the point of order raised on May ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege I am now ready to rule on the question of privilege raised on March 22 and April 4, by the hon. member for Durham concerning solicitor-client ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege I am now prepared to rule on the question of privilege raised on April 10, 2019, by the hon. member for Chilliwack—Hope concerning allegedly misleading statements ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Vote 1 under House of Commons, Vote 1 under ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair and members of the committee. It's a pleasure to be here. As Speaker of the House of Commons, I will ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (B), 2018-19: Vote 1b under Leaders' Debates Commission and Vote ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman and committee members. Thank you for welcoming us here today. I am pleased to be here to present the 2019-20 ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Question of Privilege Related to the Matter of the Royal Canadian Mounted ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, members of the committee. It's a pleasure to be back before your committee in my role as Speaker of the ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca MP drops F-bomb in Commons, accuses Trudeau of not caring about Indigenous rights Speaker Geoff Regan immediately stood and told Saganash that, as an experienced member of the House of Commons, he should have known better. He invited the MP to apologize and withdraw the word. "Mr, Speaker, what is happening is so insulting, ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Play nice, Speaker pleads with MPs as tensions simmer Given the circumstances, it was somehow fitting that before House Speaker Geoff Regan could deliver his ruling on the privilege complaint lodged against him by New Democrat MP Bill Blaikie in the wake of the now legendary May 25 Commons meltdown, ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca NDP MP says argument that sparked House uproar was real, not rhetoric The New Democrat MP who sparked a raucous outburst in the Commons over a vote planned for $7 billion in federal spending says he tried at least four times to have his case heard before the confrontation with House Speaker Geoff Regan last Friday.

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under House of Commons, Vote 1 under ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Colleagues, nice to see you this morning. Members of the committee and distinguished guests, thank you for welcoming us back. ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Grit MP Casey says party conditions to avoid nomination challenges for incumbent MPs 'fair,' but he can't meet them ... Liberal MP Sean Casey says he has 'no problem' facing a nomination challenge in 2019, but says he can't knock on 3,500 doors in his riding by Oct. 1. Liberal MP Sean Casey, right, pictured with House Speaker Geoff Regan, says the party rules regarding ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Talking music, motivation and Monty Python with the Speaker of the House of Commons The Honourable Geoff Regan, was elected the 36th Speaker of the House of Commons, on December 3, 2015. He also has served as MP to Halifax West since 1993, calling it, “A fabulous city that you won't want to leave.” From 2003 to 2006, Regan was Canada ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Conservative MP reprimanded for calling finance minister a 'rooster' ... MP reprimanded for calling finance minister a 'rooster'. Conservative MP Pierre Poilievre was reprimanded on Thursday by Speaker Geoff Regan when he referred to Bill Morneau as the “rooster who thinks he made the sun come up because he crowed ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Interim Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under House of Commons, Vote 1 under ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair and committee members. Thank you for welcoming us here today. I am pleased to appear before you to present the ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Private Members' Business, Supplementary Estimates (B) 2017-18: Vote 1b under House of ... Oh, oh! Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman and members of the committee. It's a pleasure to be back before you in my role as Speaker ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under House of Commons, Vote 1 under ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I am also joined today by Mike O'Beirne, Superintendent and Acting Director of the Parliamentary Protective Service; as well as Robert Graham, ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Question of Privilege Regarding the Free Movement of Members of Parliament within ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Ladies and gentlemen, I am pleased to be here today as part of your study on the question of privilege ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-611 An Act to amend the Trade-marks Act (public authority)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-278 An Act respecting a day to increase public awareness about epilepsy