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Conservative MP for Perth—Wellington (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #657 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

Voted Yes on Vote #656 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

Voted No on Vote #655 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

Voted No on Vote #654 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to table a petition that was initiated in my riding of Perth—Wellington by Tanner Bergsma, a student at Stratford Central, a ...

Voted Yes on Vote #653 Opposition Motion (Illegal Border Crossings)

Posted on Twitter Best way to impress your colleagues in Ottawa? Bring them delicious @RheoThompson chocolates from @StratfordON! https://t.co/ltVkWMYYdg

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Happy World Book Day! “You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child.” - Dr. Seu… https://t.co/rRbkNdxW65

Posted on Twitter On Friday I had the opportunity to hear about the future for @larcheintl in @StratfordON and how the organization w… https://t.co/Ty58qwNWzU

This week

Posted on Twitter The bidding is opening for suitcases donated by @MySamsonite full of #PerthCounty beer, cheese and liquor. Each sui… https://t.co/0AI3SapkFp

Posted on Twitter Happy #NationalRecordStoreDay & thanks to Diamond Dogs Vinyl in @StratfordON for the spins! https://t.co/U1QOwrKW4g

Posted on Twitter Walking to raise awareness and money today for @OptimPlace! Thanks to everyone taking part #WalkAMile kicks off at… https://t.co/4BALNhJh4c

Mentioned by Windsor Square Supreme Court Allows Trade Barrier Argument “Canadians recognize the economic benefits of reducing interprovincial trade barriers,” said John Nater, the Conservative MP for Perth-Wellington.”It should not be illegal to work or to transport legal products across provincial lines.” Comeau, a ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Interprovincial Trade Mr. Speaker, the fact is the Comeau case shows that the Liberals are not really committed to internal free trade. The working group that the parliamentary ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I have a very simple question for the member for Central Nova. When will the budget be balanced?

Mentioned by My Stratford Now Nater not happy with Canadian Free Trade Agreement Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is coming under fire from John Nater when it comes to the Canadian Free Trade Agreement. The MP for Perth-Wellington is taking issue with the Supreme Court of Canada's decision Thursday to rule against a New Brunswick man ...

Mentioned by southwesternontario.ca Annual Mayor's Breakfast held in Clifford April 13 Bridge appreciated the response to the breakfast offering appreciation to Jemstone's Lori Stever; Chamber President John Cox, Somer Antonopoulos; Town of Minto Belinda Wick-Graham, Taylor Pridham, Ron Elliott, Bill White, Teri White; MP John Nater; MPP ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Use of Indigenous Languages in Proceedings of the House of Commons That would be great. In the federal public service, it's been $800 for several decades, so it's hardly much of an incentive any more. I'm curious ...

Spoke in the House on Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner's Report Mr. Speaker, I hear the Liberals saying that they want to debate the budget. On this side we are more than happy, ready, and able to ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the hard-working member for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke. The leader of Her Majesty's loyal Opposition said it best when he ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to Commonwealth Heads of Government Meetings related to succession plans: (a) how was Louise Fréchette chosen to be Canada’s representative at the meetings; (b) ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by My Stratford Now Proposed Changes to Food Labeling M.P. John Nater says those concerns were voiced in a recent visit to Parmalat's Mitchell operations and at the Perth County Federation of Agriculture Roundtable in March. The labeling changes are part of Health Canada's Healthy Eating Strategy. It ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the agreement announced by the government in September 2016, related to the export of beef to China: (a) what are the terms of ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Use of Indigenous Languages in Proceedings of the House of Commons Thank you, Mr. Chair. I realize that we don't have a lot of time, so I'm just going to throw a couple of questions out. Either ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order and not on a question of privilege. To illustrate that, I would draw your attention to Beauchesne's ...

Mentioned by The Beacon Herald Stratford Perth Museum's Innkeepers' Dinner returns April 21 Three suitcases have been packed with themed prizes by museum officials, Perth-Wellington MP John Nater, and Stratford Mayor Dan Mathieson. “One of these suitcases – you don't know which one – includes a trip to Montreal in it,” said museum general ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Use of Indigenous Languages in Proceedings of the House of Commons and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you, Madame Shanahan, for joining us as well. I'm just curious about what made you decide to go ahead with ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Use of Indigenous Languages in Proceedings of the House of Commons Very good. I want to go back a bit. We talked about remote translation. That's something our interpreters are not keen on, and certainly I think ...

Mentioned by My Stratford Now Agriculture Forum a Success Perth-Wellington MP John Nater and MPP Randy Pettapiece agreed that this area is extremely fortunate to have such capable and successful producers representing the industry. John Nater said “While there is a great deal of uncertainty regarding ...

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. First and foremost, maybe I think it's worth reminding ourselves that the committee is not a tool of the minister. We do ...

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 ...

More than 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 ...