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Conservative MP for Perth—Wellington (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Proud to present #canada150 flag to @CDNBaseballHOF this afternoon. A thrill to see the famous home plate from… https://t.co/IsOtIhg33H

Posted on Twitter Thank you @CLNorthPerth for a great lunch and all for you do in the @NorthPerth1 community. https://t.co/sPxhtmN6a1

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Thanks for coming, @LarryMillerMP and @ForDarlin! https://t.co/SqE465KZsx

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter My thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by this terrible attack in Manchester. https://t.co/ntbHPCKCz8

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #285 Private Members' Business M-64 (Italian Heritage Month)

Voted No on Vote #284 on Bill C-322 Amend the Railway Safety Act (road crossings)

Voted No on Vote #283 on Bill C-291 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (genetically modified food)

Voted No on Vote #282 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Voted No on Vote #281 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Mentioned by Mitchell Advocate MP Nater pays visit to old stomping grounds A lot has changed in the 14 years since John Nater hallowed the halls of Mitchell District High School (MDHS). He's been back to the school off and on since, of course, but when the current Member of Parliament for Perth-Wellington returned to chat and ...

Posted on Twitter I'm wearing a yellow rose today on my lapel in support of those living with Cystic Fibrosis! https://t.co/UCFdQJDcY9

Spoke in the House on Government Appointments Mr. Speaker, the Liberal government is taking cash for access to a whole new level. Now, for a $5,000 donation to the Liberal Party, including $500 ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Government Appointments Mr. Speaker, we have learned that the Prime Minister plans to appoint a recently retired provincial Liberal minister as the new official languages watchdog. The Prime ...

Posted on Twitter Happy Nurses Week! Thank you for everything you do! #NursesWeek https://t.co/ytnvGrtWoo

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, it is a privilege and an honour to speak on this important concurrence motion in the House. Let me begin by thanking my friend ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, I rise on the same point of privilege raised by our colleague from Victoria, the NDP House leader. As one of those parliamentary keeners, ...

Mentioned by The Beacon Herald Stratford Perth Hospice capital campaign officially started at three Hike for Hospice fundraisers in Stratford ... Six-year-old Luke Krempien leads a group of walkers, including MP John Nater, with great determination during the first Mitchell Hike for Hospice in Lions Park on Sunday. (MEGAN STACEY/The Beacon Herald) ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Midwives Madam Speaker, I rise in the House today to recognize International Day of the Midwife. Celebrated on May 5 of each year since 1992, International Day ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Question of Privilege Regarding the Free Movement of Members of Parliament within ... I take Mr. Christopherson's point as well. I know the analyst has that information and that will feed into the witnesses we choose to call at ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak to this question of privilege which I originally raised three weeks ago. It is unfortunate that we must raise ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Access to Information Act, since November 4, 2015: (a) how many times has the Privy Council Office, the Office of the Prime ...

A month ago

Mentioned by The Beacon Herald The MapleShot Challenge, started in Stratford, encourages Canadians to share their ideas for improving the country ... Perth-Wellington MP John Nater even visited a high school French class this week, conversing with students in their second language about their goals for Canada. Kaleb Wagler, in Grade 11, said the whole MapleShot idea is “pretty cool.” “In my video I ...

Spoke in the House on Government Appointments Mr. Speaker, while they dither, criminals go free. However, those are not the only vacancies going unfilled: the Chief Electoral Officer, the lobbying commissioner, the Ethics ...

Mentioned by Wellington Advertiser Mount Forest Curling Club receives $35750 through accessibility grant MOUNT FOREST - The Mount Forest Curling Club will receive $35,750 for accessibility upgrades announced Perth-Wellington MP John Nater on April 5. “I am pleased to see the Mount Forest Curling Club receive this much-needed funding,” said Nater.

Two months ago

Mentioned by southwesternontario.ca Mount Forest Curling Club receives $35750 grant for accessibility upgrades The Mount Forest Curling Club will receive $37,750 from the federal government for accessibility upgrades to the club. (Marcc Apparel/Twitter photo). MOUNT FOREST – The Mount Forest Curling Club and Perth-Wellington MP John Nater announced on ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Amendments to Health of Animals Regulations (Humane Transportation) Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm proud to be the son of pig farmers and the son-in-law of dairy farmers, and I simply cannot let the statement ...

Mentioned by southwesternontario.ca Wellington North Showcase deemed a success by organizers CANADA 150 – During the networking event on March 27 at the Wellington North Showcase, Perth-Wellington MP John Nater (right) presented Township of Wellington North Mayor Andy Lennox (left) with a Canada 150 flag. (Trish Wake Photo). ON THE JOB.

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Study on the Translation Bureau and Bilingualism Among Members of Parliament Thank you, Mr. Chair. I thank our witnesses for their presentation this morning. I want to start with a couple of general questions. I will ask ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Issues Related to the Enumeration of Rights-Holders Under Section 23 of the ... —you mentioned that the census isn't always the right tool to find the information we're gathering. The challenge I have with that statement is that when ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 3, Preparing Indigenous Offenders for Release, of the Fall 2016 Reports ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to our witnesses as well. I'd like to start by drilling down a little bit deeper into the criminal risk ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Study on the Translation Bureau and Issues Related to the Enumeration of ... I want to follow up, and then I'll get comments from both sets of witnesses, on the recommendation of moving the Translation Bureau to be under ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Briefing on Accountability Measures for Official Languages Self-assessment and how it is undertaken has been on my mind since the last meeting. I've been reading through the information you provided. I very much ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Canada's 2017 Immigration Levels Plan and Subject Matter of the Supplementary Estimates ... On a point of order, chapter 12 of O'Brien and Bosc, “The Process of Debate”, says the following: Dilatory motions are superseding motions intended to dispose ...