House of Commons photo

Track John

In Parliament

Elsewhere

Crucial Fact

  • His favourite word is china.

Liberal MP for Scarborough—Guildwood (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 61% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Very pleased and very relieved to see the Michaels headed home. State kidnapping has no place in 21st century diplomacy.

This week

Posted on Twitter #Elxn44 Day is over! Thank you to the Constituents in #ScarboroughGuildwood for re-electing me as your Member of Pa… https://t.co/z3ZHIL6drH

Posted on Twitter POLLS ARE OPEN! Polls are open all day until 9:30PM. Don't know where to vote? Visit https://t.co/jCfuxWCx1b to fi… https://t.co/aIkz1XH9BW

A week ago

Posted on Twitter We are down to the last weekend of the #elxn44. Tomorrow, September 20th, is Election Day. Voting is your right,… https://t.co/6dUpU1K2w9

Posted on Twitter #Elxn44 Day is tomorrow! Special thanks to the #TeamMcKay volunteer team who helped canvass, make calls, work in th… https://t.co/IsTNzXwX3T

Posted on Twitter Love in the age of political COVID. https://t.co/tr41zBjLiH

Three months ago

Voted No on Vote #182 on Bill C-269 Amend the Fisheries Act (prohibition — deposit of raw sewage)

Voted Yes on Vote #183 Fifth report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development

Voted No on Vote #184 on Bill C-206 Amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel)

Voted Yes on Vote #185 on Bill C-30 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on April 19, 2021 and other ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, two reports of the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security. The seventh ...

Voted Yes on Vote #175 on Bill C-6 Amend the Criminal Code (conversion therapy)

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the sixth report of the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security, entitled ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Current Situation in Iran I thank you for that. Let me ask one last question. The diaspora community here seems to be not only very fractured; elements of it are ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on June 1941 Anniversary Mr. Speaker, June of 1941 marked the commencement of a reign of terror and forced deportations in the Baltic nations of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. In ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, people are starting to be cautiously hopeful. As vaccines roll out and we approach herd immunity, Canadians can dream, once again, of something approaching ...

Spoke at the Economic Relationship between Canada and the United States committee on Economic Relationship between Canada and the United States Thank you, Chair. Last night I was on House duty. As long as you don't tell anybody, Mr. Chair, I didn't entirely participate in House duty; ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Role of the Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise You have the majority of the cases, one case a year, really, brought forward by an NGO. Actually, it's not even one case a year, but ...

Spoke at the Economic Relationship between Canada and the United States committee on Economic Relationship between Canada and the United States Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to both our witnesses. Mr. Chair, if we had a frequent-flyer program, we should put both Mr. Agnew and Ms. ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Madam Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Hochelaga. Ironically, I had occasion to repair my deck. Normally I would ask somebody ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Role of the Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise Thank you, Chair, and thank you to all the witnesses this evening. Let's go to the core issue—pun intended—and the core issue is whether the ombudsperson ...

Spoke at the Economic Relationship between Canada and the United States committee on Economic Relationship between Canada and the United States Thank you, Chair. I want to narrow the focus here and get the best advice we can from three very able people. There's a $2.3-trillion proposal ...

Spoke at the Economic Relationship between Canada and the United States committee on Economic Relationship between Canada and the United States Minister, it's good to see you again, even if it is virtually. On January 25, President Biden issued an executive order: “Ensuring the Future Is Made ...

Spoke at the Economic Relationship between Canada and the United States committee on Economic Relationship between Canada and the United States Thank you. Minister, you'll be pleased to know I have no CORE questions for you today. I don't know whether to direct this question to you ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the fifth report of the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security in ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Madam Speaker, I have two petitions to present, both substantially the same. The petitioners take note that the Magnitsky law, or the Justice for Victims of ...

Spoke in the House on Canada—United Kingdom Trade Continuity Agreement Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House tonight to talk about the benefits of Bill C-18, an act to implement the Agreement on ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-423 An Act respecting the fight against certain forms of modern slavery through the imposition of certain measures and amending the Customs Tariff

Mentioned by Hill Times Liberal changes to foreign aid bill raise 'red flag,' say Grit MP, critics, aid groups The proposed changes are tucked into the government's omnibus budget implementation bill, and they may not be 'benign,' says Liberal MP John McKay. Liberal MP John McKay, left, sponsored the Official Development Assistance Accountability Act as a ...

Mentioned by Infosurhoy On the asylum seekers file, is Trudeau up to the task? Toronto Liberal MP John McKay offered a damning assessment this week of his government's handling of the influx of asylum seekers at unofficial border crossings, as Prime Minster Justin Trudeau's caucus met to prepare for the fall parliamentary session ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail On the asylum seekers file, is Trudeau up to the task? Toronto Liberal MP John McKay offered a damning assessment this week of his government's handling of the influx of asylum seekers at unofficial border crossings, as Prime Minster Justin Trudeau's caucus met to prepare for the fall parliamentary session ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail On the asylum seekers file, is Trudeau up to the task? Toronto Liberal MP John McKay offered a damning assessment this week of his government's handling of the influx of asylum seekers at unofficial border crossings, as Prime Minster Justin Trudeau's caucus met to prepare for the fall parliamentary session ...

Mentioned by Hill Times John McKay and Anju Dhillon join Navy in the Arctic for more than just iceberg watching Liberal MP John McKay spent three days at sea off the coast of Nunavut in mid-August to check in on Canada's defence of its Arctic sovereignty. Mr. McKay, a former parliamentary secretary of defence from 2015 to 2017, boarded HMCS Charlottetown on Aug.

Mentioned by Hill Times John McKay and Anju Dhillon join Navy in the Arctic for more than just iceberg watching Liberal MP John McKay spent three days at sea off the coast of Nunavut in mid-August to check in on Canada's defence of its Arctic sovereignty. Mr. McKay, a former parliamentary secretary of defence from 2015 to 2017, boarded HMCS Charlottetown on Aug.

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