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  • His favourite word is liberal.

Conservative MP for Perth—Wellington (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 43% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter This disgusts me. Crimes like this - especially when perpetrated against vulnerable populations - should come with… https://t.co/oDZEqM0zPN

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Good visit this afternoon at @Junction_56 with @lraitt to discuss small business taxes and interprovincial trade. https://t.co/KEgTNGNjJ3

Mentioned by The Beacon Herald Federal opposition deputy leader, Lisa Raitt, visits Stratford and St. Marys to meet with small business owners In Stratford, Raitt and Perth-Wellington MP John Nater went on a guided tour of the Junction 56 distillery, where owner/distiller Mike Heisz took the MPs through a crash course on distilling moonshine (corn whiskey), vodka and gin. While Raitt took a ...

This week

Posted on Twitter Good luck to Canada's @NoahBowmanSki who is competing in the Men's Halfpipe Finals tonight. I know his Grandmother… https://t.co/vdVPWFaDzu

Posted on Twitter Great to chat with "Inside Pulse Windsor" on @CJAMFM about interprovincial trade and #FreeTheBeer

Posted on Twitter Thanks to the @pertheast Fire Department for a great pancake breakfast this Family Day morning! https://t.co/RZekpOsY7D

Posted on Twitter Happy Family Day! Join me at the Pyramid Centre this afternoon for a free Family Swim and Skate! @townofstmarys https://t.co/RKjsjIgbVT

A week ago

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 Interprovincial Trade Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister has shown no leadership on interprovincial trade. His government's failure to reach an interprovincial trade deal that actually eliminates trade barriers ...

Spoke in the House on Department of Veterans Affairs Act Mr. Speaker, the Village of Arthur in Wellington county is known as Canada's most patriotic village. It has that title because of the actions that its ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, if you seek it, I believe you will find unanimous consent of the House to see the clock at 6:30 p.m.

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Mr. Speaker, it is always a pleasure to rise in the House. It is particularly an honour to rise on a Friday afternoon, when so many ...

Mentioned by Wellington Advertiser MPs okay with new O Canada lyrics WELLINGTON CTY. - Perth-Wellington MP John Nater is okay with recently approved changes to Canada's national anthem, though he feels there should have been more opportunity for public input. On Feb. 1 a bill that effectively makes the anthem gender ...

Mentioned by Wellington Advertiser MPs okay with new O Canada lyrics WELLINGTON CTY. - Perth-Wellington MP John Nater is okay with recently approved changes to Canada's national anthem, though he feels there should have been more opportunity for public input. On Feb. 1 a bill that effectively makes the anthem gender ...

Mentioned by southwesternontario.ca Escape the Old Post now open in Harriston After much anticipation, Escape the Old Post held their grand opening on Feb. 1. Present for the official ribbon cutting were, from left: Krista Hale, Charlotte Hale, Tony Hale, Perth-Wellington MP John Nater, Town of Minto Councillor Judy Dirksen ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Mr. Speaker, I found the comments from the member for Beaches—East York concerning the per-vote subsidy and the tax credits available for political donations versus charitable ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thank you, Mr. Chair. First and foremost, maybe I think it's worth reminding ourselves that the committee is not a tool of the minister. We do ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act My colleague is telling me to get a life. It is an excellent piece of work. I am thankful to all those involved. It will stand ...

Spoke in the House on Florence Kehl Mr. Speaker, I rise today to pay tribute to the life and legacy of the late Florence Kehl. Florence was a woman of faith, love, and ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Again, thank you to our participants today. It's always nice to hear different viewpoints and different examples of debate commissions around the world, so it's great ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to responses provided by the government to questions on the Order Paper, since November 4, 2015, where the government cited the principles of the ...

A month ago

Mentioned by The Beacon Herald Agricultural sector among those expected to benefit the most from Trans-Pacific Partnership deal Local MP John Nater said the announcement that Canada will be joining after all the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal is welcome news, while also saying the federal government should now focus its attention on the ongoing NAFTA negotiations. News ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by The Beacon Herald Trade negotiations main concern for area farmers Local MP John Nater shared similar opinions, adding that exploring and being part of new markets negotiations was critical for the well-being of the local economy. “Trade is one of the most important things on the national agenda from an agricultural ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to our witnesses. I want to follow up on that last comment from Ms. Coyne about the availability of a ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you, Ms. Brown, for joining us via video conference today. It's great to have your insights from south of the ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to our witnesses for joining us today. It's great to have you. First of all, I want to thank you ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates You're saying Canadians weren't well served, but yet you're not willing to pinpoint exactly where that failure happened in these other four debates. You're not willing ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Services and Facilities Provided to Members of Parliament with Young Children and ... Thank you, Chair. Again, thank you to our participants today. I enjoyed all the conversations. I enjoyed Ms. Hilderman's comments about the MP exit interviews. As ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Okay. I just find it interesting you're advocating impartiality and independence, but then not willing to make that commitment to a consensus approach. Moving on, you ...