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Conservative MP for Barrie—Innisfil (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 44% of the vote.

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1 Madam Speaker, one of the things that Bill C-30 does not address, and it is a wide chasm, is the issue of those who fell through ...

Spoke in the House on The Economy Madam Speaker, many Canadians are on bended knees under the weight of crushing debt and a new reality of inflation, the levels of which have not ...

Posted on Twitter Story is behind paywall but headline is all you need to know. Also important to know that all recognized oppositio… https://t.co/yeuiMD3N7q

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #148 Question of privilege

Voted Yes on Vote #149 Opposition Motion (Censure of the Minister of National Defence)

Voted No on Vote #150 Concurrence in an opposed item

Voted No on Vote #151 Concurrence in estimates

Voted No on Vote #152 on Bill C-33

Posted on Twitter More Trudeau Party contempt for Parliament. This time for defying an order of Parliament to provide documents on t… https://t.co/mspH25EzWN

This week

Posted on Twitter Secret amendments rammed into internet censorship Bill C-10 by the Trudeau Party, supported by the NDP and Bloc aft… https://t.co/bvonqUbf0W

Posted on Twitter This needs to happen now. Canada's competitiveness is at risk. In fact, I heard from a #Barrie business today wit… https://t.co/ePHamewxem

A week ago

Posted on Twitter In #Barrie #Innisfil and across 🇨🇦, my friends in the Filipino community will be celebrating… https://t.co/kZsOnXIw6S

Posted on Twitter We’re all in and ready! Nous sommes tous dedans et prêts! @CanadiensMTL https://t.co/McDf5tTxHM https://t.co/6A5boAXLtK

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Service Dogs for Veterans Thank you, Mr. Chair, and yes, you have been very liberal with the time. I certainly appreciate that on behalf of those who are here today. ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased and proud to present petition e-3217. On this, the 30th anniversary of the Persian Gulf War, the liberation of Kuwait, ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the awarding of the South West Asia Service Medal (SWASM), the General Campaign Star (GCS), the General Service Medal (GSM) and the South ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to training and education benefits provided by Veterans Affairs Canada: (a) of applications for the Veterans Education and Training Benefit, since April 1, 2018, ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Service Dogs for Veterans Thank you, Mr. Chair. I really am sad that we had such technical issues in the beginning. We are getting some tremendously valuable information here and ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Service Dogs for Veterans Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you so much, Crystal, for your time today. Let me just start off by making a comment. We talk about guide ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Strategy for Commemorations in the 21st Century Thank you, Mr. Chair. Once again, I want to thank everybody who has taken the time to be with us today. As I said earlier, this ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Strategy for Commemorations in the 21st Century Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you, all, for being here. It's good to see a couple of you again. I think you were here, if ...

Spoke in the House on International Firefighters Day Mr. Speaker, today is International Firefighters Day. After the tragic deaths of five firefighters in Australia in 1998, the day is observed to remember those have ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Strategy for Commemorations in the 21st Century The previous panel talked about the movement, obviously because of COVID, toward virtual ceremonies. You mentioned that in your opening remarks as well. How concerned are ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Strategy for Commemorations in the 21st Century Thank you, Mr. Chair. You won't be interrupting me, you'll be interrupting our witnesses because I'm going to take a minute to ask my question, and ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, on the day the inquiry into the death of Lionel Desmond and his family was announced, the Minister of Veterans Affairs pledged full co-operation ...

Spoke in the House on Public Services and Procurement Mr. Speaker, Dr. Gardner also said controlling COVID is limited by a lack of vaccine supply. He said that with delays of Moderna and the postponement ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Supports and Services to Veterans’ Caregivers and Families I'm not sure if it's going to be a question. It's more going to be a statement, Mr. Chair. I want to thank all the witnesses ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Simcoe.com 'True gentleman': Friends, politicians pay tribute to former Barrie Mayor Willard Kinzie Barrie-Innisfil MP John Brassard said he often looked to Kinzie for guidance, and highlighted the former mayor's vision for the waterfront as pivotal to the shaping of the city. “I relied heavily on Willard's wisdom and knowledge to serve my ...

Mentioned by BarrieToday Khanjin hosts constituency office grand opening to packed house (7 photos) On hand for the celebration, among many others, were Barrie-Innisfil MP John Brassard, Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte MPP Doug Downey and Minister of the Environment Rod Phillips. With much being said about the concern about climate change and ...

Mentioned by OrilliaMatters Canada not ready for marijuana legalization: MP Today, recreational marijuana became legal across Canada, but Conservative MP John Brassard says we're not prepared for it. “On many levels, the government is not ready for the rollout of this,” Brassard said earlier this week from Ottawa. “The tools ...

Mentioned by Sudbury.com Canada not ready for marijuana legalization, says Conservative MP With only two days until recreational marijuana use becomes legal across Canada, Conservative MP John Brassard, who represents the riding of Barrie-Innisfil, says we're in no way prepared for it. “On many levels, the government is not ready for the ...

Mentioned by BarrieToday Canada not ready for marijuana legalization: Brassard ... in not resolving those issues,' says Barrie-Innisfil MP. 0. about 7 hours ago by: Raymond Bowe. marijuana. Dan Toulgoet/photo. With only two days until recreational marijuana use becomes legal across Canada, Conservative MP John Brassard says we're ...

Mentioned by Hill Times What it's like to be a rookie MP in a workplace that fetishizes exhaustion Conservative MP John Brassard, left, and Liberals MPs Bill Blair and Michel Picard were all first elected in 2015. It's tough for a rookie MP to learn the ropes of the new job while maintaining good health, writes Liberal MP Majid Jowhari. The Hill ...

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