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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 Enjoyed tonight with the Sackville-Preston-Chezzetcook @CPC_HQ EDA talking about Veterans and National issues.… https://t.co/gnRQnOSSjG

Posted on Twitter Thanks to two strong advocates John and J.P for the meeting this afternoon on pensions for Veterans in #Halifax.… https://t.co/CCIHMoeY3D

Posted on Twitter Thanks to staff at CFB Shearwater MFRC for the great information today on how they're helping CAF/VET families.… https://t.co/EcIxfJY4mb

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Date night with my daughter @courtttb_ tonight at the annual "Dinner in White" fundraiser for @IACHCInnisfil.… https://t.co/xYQPakvL7q

Posted on Twitter As parents, we're thankful Matt has had great billets over the years. This was waiting for him as he returned to th… https://t.co/6hPv2sdDvb

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Took part in annual pilgrimage to the Gilford United Church outdoor steak/corn dinner fundraiser tonight. #Barrie… https://t.co/0CFnXmYy3H

A week ago

Mentioned by BarrieToday MPs tour community to see impact of Canada Summer Jobs program Today the Member of Parliament for Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte, Alex Nuttall, and the Member of Parliament for Barrie-Innisfil, John Brassard, are pleased to announce another year of success for the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) Program. This year, the ...

Mentioned by The Barrie Examiner Canada Summer Jobs City of Barrie staff and summer students visited Barrie City Hall with Barrie-Innisfil MP John Brassard, Mayor Jeff Lehman and Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte MP Alex Nuttall to celebrate the Canada Summer Jobs program. PHOTO: CHERYL ...

Mentioned by Yorkton This Week Cathay Wagantall speaks to veterans John Brassard, a fellow Conservative member and Official Opposition Critic for Veterans Affairs, joined her in this tour. “Cathay and I wanted to hear the concerns of veterans in Western Canada directly in face-to-face talks,” Brassard stated in a news ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by The Barrie Examiner Brassard part of veterans tribute at Kempenfest Barrie-Innisfil MP John Brassard will join veterans at the Trews concert on Friday at Kempenfest. The concert begins at 8 p.m. on the main stage next to the Southshore Centre. Around 9:30 p.m., Brassard, who's also the Official Opposition critic for ...

Mentioned by BarrieToday Beware the public image, Prime Minister: Brassard While not terribly surprised over the tone of the Rodrick article, Barrie MP John Brassard does fret over the direction in which political figures are headed when dealing with the media. “We are in an era of politics where style trumps substance ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Edmonton Sun Veteran describes confrontational dealings to Veterans Affairs critic About a dozen veterans met with John Brassard, the Opposition critic for veterans affairs, and Edmonton-Griesbach MP Kerry Diotte at the Norwood Legion. Kris Barker served for 12 years with the 1st Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry.

Two months ago

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Spoke in the House on Government Appointments Mr. Speaker, is it any surprise that the Prime Minister would endorse that type of behaviour? It is bad enough that Dwight Duncan effectively bankrupted Ontario ...

Didn't vote on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Spoke in the House on Government Appointments Mr. Speaker, if Dwight Duncan is in an apologizing mood, maybe he could apologize for working with Dalton McGuinty and Kathleen Wynne, turning Ontario into a ...

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 in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, the Conservative members on Veterans Affairs committee wish to provide a supplementary report on “Mental Health of Canadian Veterans: A Family Purpose”. It is ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Investment Mr. Speaker, it is becoming clear that the Prime Minister's approval to sell Canadian senior care facilities to Anbang Insurance of China has placed our seniors ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Return With regard to the use of malaria prevention drugs in the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) for each year since 1990: (a) which deployments were required to ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, she ought to do that with her hand over her heart. It is much better. However, the Heritage Minister is preparing a cultural document ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Mr. Speaker, it gives me great pleasure to rise in this House today to speak on Bill C-50, an act to amend the Canada Elections Act ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Investment Mr. Speaker, the innovation minister assured this House the government had done its due diligence regarding the billion-dollar Chinese takeover by Anbang Insurance of seniors homes ...

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 ...

Three months ago

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 ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Comparative Study of Services to Veterans in Other Jurisdictions Mr. Chair, I'm not sure whether it's a point of order or a point of personal privilege, but if you'll indulge me, I have information that ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Comparative Study of Services to Veterans in Other Jurisdictions Okay, perfect. In the 2016 report, “Fair Compensation to Veterans and their Survivors for Pain and Suffering”, first of all, I want to say that the ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Among Veterans Thank you, Mr. Chair. I only have five minutes. I want to ask two questions but the first one I think is really important from your ...