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Liberal MP for Scarborough—Guildwood (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 60% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Acting on our commitment to infrastructure: Ontario cities get nearly $3 billion for public transit #ScarbTO https://t.co/dVc0k385iU

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Thank you to @WaterfrontTRCA for insightful tour of #ScarbTO waterfront. Working to preserve and protect our shore https://t.co/Ue3VlPh0TJ

Posted on Twitter Saddened by the loss of Mauril Belanger. His dignity in the face of ALS was the same which he brought to public service.

Posted on Twitter Valuable discussions at #ScarbTOconsults. Thank you to all who attended, and to @SalmaZahid15 for hosting https://t.co/NhgMb7JmlM

Posted on Twitter And we're underway #ScarbTOconsults https://t.co/xe4LON5FP7

Posted on Twitter In just a few hours, #ScarbTO MPs will hold a townhall consultation on a number of issues. Come share your thoughts https://t.co/zS5KYO7Kce

Two months ago

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca Navy needs ships to watch Russia, says Liberal MP John McKay The Royal Canadian Navy's need for new combat ships is more urgent than ever as warming Arctic waters give Russian forces a bigger foothold in the far north, says Liberal MP John McKay. McKay, parliamentary secretary to Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, this issue had been subject to some considerable inquiry over the last number of years. These are policies and procedures that the Canadian military ...

Voted Yes on Vote #103 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted No on Vote #102 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted No on Vote #101 on Bill C-223 Establish the Canadian Organ Donor Registry and to coordinate and promote organ donation throughout Canada

Voted Yes on Vote #100 on Bill C-210 Amend the National Anthem Act (gender)

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, after a while one has to wonder how many times one has to repeat oneself. The minister was in the committee of the whole ...

Voted Yes on Vote #99 on Bill C-20

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, I have to give the hon. member credit for her continuing attack on the so-called decade of darkness. She has a talent for non-sequiturs ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, I too want to add my voice to the memorandum with respect to the loss of Gordie Howe. For those of us of a ...

Spoke in the House on Rouge National Urban Park Mr. Speaker, it is often said that when we succeed, we stand on the shoulders of others. Yesterday was truly a great day for my riding ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the member's time and attention on yet another jet replacement speech. It does seem to be the issue du jour these days. ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I welcome the opportunity to engage in this debate. As I said earlier, I think the member for Timmins—James Bay said it best when ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Madam Speaker, it is hard to keep track of all the non-sequiturs in the hon. member's speech, but let me just deal with a couple of ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada and the Defence of North America They apparently didn't appreciate the exchange yesterday. I wanted to pick up on one of Mr. Garrison's questions in an earlier round. It had to do ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada and the Defence of North America Thank you. The other question arises out of this strange position that we're in, the ballistic missile defence versus the cruise missile defence. If, in fact—and ...

Mentioned by Optimist Mining companies need stronger oversight abroad says Liberal MP McKay - The Battlefords News CALGARY - Liberal MP John McKay is calling for stricter oversight of Canadian mining companies abroad as plaintiffs increasingly look to Canadian courts to seek justice. He says the government needs to do more because Canadian companies operating ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star Canadian miners violating human rights abroad need stricter supervision, MP says CALGARY—Liberal MP John McKay is calling for stricter oversight of Canadian mining companies abroad as plaintiffs increasingly look to Canadian courts to seek justice. He says the government needs to do more because Canadian companies operating ...

Mentioned by Alaska Highway News Mining companies need stronger oversight abroad says Liberal MP McKay CALGARY - Liberal MP John McKay is calling for stricter oversight of Canadian mining companies abroad as plaintiffs increasingly look to Canadian courts to seek justice. He says the government needs to do more because Canadian companies operating ...

Mentioned by Radio Canada International MP wants stricter oversight of mining companies Liberal Member of Parliament John McKay is renewing his demand that the government do more to oversee Canadian mining companies operating in other countries, reports Canadian Press (CP). Several Canadian companies have been accused of human ...

Mentioned by Yorkton This Week (press release) Mining companies need stronger oversight abroad says Liberal MP McKay CALGARY - Liberal MP John McKay is calling for stricter oversight of Canadian mining companies abroad as plaintiffs increasingly look to Canadian courts to seek justice. He says the government needs to do more because Canadian companies operating ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Election of Vice-Chairs I'm not aware of the minister's availability, but certainly on supplementary estimates (C) he would be expected to appear, and I think would covet the chance ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on The role of the private sector in Canada in showing leadership by ... I appreciate that this is maybe a level of detail for which you would not necessarily be prepared, but I'd be interested in how Suncor allocates ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on The role of the private sector in Canada in showing leadership by ... Following up on Mr. Sopuck's and Mr. Toet's conversations, we have wetlands giving ecological benefits and carbon sequestration, nutrient runoff, as Mr. Toet pointed out, runoff ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on The role of the private sector in Canada in showing leadership by ... I want to continue on that line of questioning. It's actually what I was thinking about as you were testifying, because the relationship between the ENGO, ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Licensed Hunting and Trapping in Canada and The role of the private ... Thank you very much. Mr. Zilberbrant, you are in an energy-intensive business. One way or another, whether the government likes it or not, carbon emissions are ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Main Estimates 2015-16: Votes 1 and 5 under ATLANTIC CANADA OPPORTUNITIES AGENCY, ... Again, it would be helpful if that information were tabled, because on the face of it, there seems to be a contradiction between what the minister ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-680 An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act (microbeads)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-474 An Act respecting the promotion of financial transparency, improved accountability and long-term economic sustainability through the public reporting of payments made by mining, oil and gas corporations to foreign governments