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Conservative MP for Barrie—Innisfil (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 46% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter @GarnettGenuis @RebeccaGenuis Congratulations Garnett and Rebecca. J

Posted on Twitter Feelin' HOT HOT HOT tonight @rotaryinnisfil 1st Caribbean Night with @liane_brassard. It's a terrific fundrais… https://t.co/cnVcfxsZkp

Posted on Twitter Huge turnout for this afternoon's @YouthHavenBarri "Coldest Night of the Year" walk. Its Simcoe County's only yout… https://t.co/zt1U8Jn8bk

Posted on Twitter Took part in the @townofinnisfil Polar Bear DIp today to raise funds for community projects. If ever there was a d… https://t.co/Mw9JIAoaW7

Posted on Twitter @AlexWellstead @SeamusORegan @JustinTrudeau Look at you quoting me showing contrition and humility to Canada's Vete… https://t.co/yZQRV6R9D4

Posted on Twitter @SeamusORegan This video..was widely understood by Canada's Veterans @JustinTrudeau promise in Belleville would ret… https://t.co/9pTA3e6JkZ

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, it was actually that party that restarted the Equitas lawsuit. There was $10.5 million for Omar Khadr, billions for pet projects, billions outside of ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, it is with mixed emotions, quite frankly, that I rise on this subject today. There is an emotion that is clear and unequivocal. This ...

Voted Yes on Vote #453 on Bill C-378 Amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Act (fairness principles)

Voted No on Vote #452 on Bill S-228 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (prohibiting food and beverage marketing directed at children)

Voted Yes on Vote #451 on Bill C-371 Respecting the prevention of radicalization through foreign funding and making related amendments to the Income ...

Voted Yes on Vote #450 Opposition Motion (Trans Mountain Expansion Project )

Voted No on Vote #449 on Bill C-50 Amend the Canada Elections Act (political financing)

Spoke in the House on Department of Veterans Affairs Act Mr. Speaker, I want to thank everybody who contributed to this fulsome debate on Bill C-378, my proposed amendments to the Department of Veterans Affairs Act. ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, when the health minister repaid inappropriate expenses, the Prime Minister said, “This situation was a reminder for all of us to be extremely careful ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I ask that the vote on the motion be deferred until tomorrow, February 13, at the end of the time provided for oral questions.

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre Bubel Won't Seek PC Nomination A Toronto Star story reveals several inappropriate Facebook posts over the last number of years. The Chief of Staff to Barrie-Innisfil MP John Brassard will not be seeking the PC nomination in the provincial riding. Shawn Bubel issued a statement on ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, the report on the Prime Minister found that the Prime Minister had violated four sections of the Ethics and Conflict of Interest Act. The ...

Mentioned by Simcoe.com Shawn Bubel drops out of PC Party nomination race in Barrie-Innisfil 9, Shawn Bubel, who also works as Barrie-Innisfil Conservative MP John Brassard's chief of staff, announced he will no longer seek the PC nomination for the provincial election. “I have reviewed my private Facebook account and regretfully found that ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, Mary Dawson conducted a year-long investigation on the Prime Minister's free vacation from a registered lobbyist that cost taxpayers $200,000. Her findings in the ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics I do agree with one thing with the government House leader, Mr. Speaker. The Liberals are focused on ripping off Canadians and they are focused on ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-59 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'll get right into it. As an opposition, we have been asking the government on numerous occasions about the returning foreign fighters. ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Simcoe.com Probus Club raises flag at Barrie city hall Probus Club of Barrie raises a flag Jan. 15 at Barrie City Hall in celebration of its 22nd anniversary. Don Kirkpatrick (left), Bill Evans, Shawn Bubel, chief of staff for the office of John Brassard MP, Mayor Jeff Lehman, MP Alex Nuttall, Davis Forbes ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by BarrieToday Gallery: John Brassard hits the ice for charity (7 photos) 1 / 7 Turnout was good for Barrie-Innisfil MP John Brassard's annual family public skate for charity, in support of the Barrie Food Bank, at the Molson Centre on Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017. Kevin Lamb for BarrieToday. Previous. Turnout was good for Barrie ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by BarrieToday Celebration of life to be held for Frank Nelson Today, John Brassard, member of Parliament for Barrie-Innisfil and opposition deputy whip issued the following statement on the news Barrie philanthropist Frank Nelson has died after losing his battle with cancer. “Our community has lost a great man ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2017-18: Votes 1b and 5b under Department of Veterans ... I want to address the elephant in the room again. Minister, you have a lot of power, as did Mr. O'Toole when he was the minister ...

Mentioned by BarrieToday Newspaper closures reach House of Commons Shockwaves from the abrupt closure of multiple iconic newspapers in Simcoe County reached the House of Commons Monday. Conservative MP for Barrie-Innisfil and Deputy Opposition Whip, John Brassard, expressed shock, sadness and disappointment ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-378 An Act to amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Act (fairness principles)

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-49 Thank you, Madam Chair. I have one question. Mr. Emerson, you spoke about short-lines and not enough attention being paid to their role. I know that ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Comparative Study of Services to Veterans in Other Jurisdictions Thank you, Mr. Chair. Let me begin first of all by saying that as Canadians we're closely monitoring the situation in Great Britain with respect to ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill S-231 Thank you. I'll only take a couple, Mr. Chair. I find it ironic as we sit in this room and look straight ahead to see the ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Comparative Study of Services to Veterans in Other Jurisdictions Okay. The last area I want to focus on—and I am glad to have been able to get all three questions in—is the area of transition ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Among Veterans and Comparative Study of Services ... Thank you, sir, for being here today. We have an Auditor General who oversees all aspects of the federal government in terms of spending, and we ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 Right. I want to talk about transition services as well, because this budget spoke about transition availability for spouses and common-law partners. Mr. Bedard, this is ...