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Liberal MP for Oakville (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 49% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Great day to be out at the Northeast Oakville Fair with Falgarwood Residents Association, friends and family. https://t.co/up8vOuqSJI

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter A pleasure to be out talking with constituents and #GoKnockDoors #DayofAction https://t.co/8312RDCGbx

Posted on Twitter Great to take part in the Blessing of the Fleet at the @BronteHarbourYC today! https://t.co/zgVmJ0bQwB

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Wishing a blessed Ramadan to Muslim communities across Canada and in our Town of Oakville. #RamadanMubarak

Posted on Twitter Thank you to @OakvilleMuseum on hosting today's tour of your #canada150 exhibit at QEPCCC! https://t.co/LbgxEEUePa

Posted on Twitter Ask me anything! On May 30th at 5:30pm, I'm hosting a Q&A live on Facebook. Submit your questions now:… https://t.co/mmUIBAzHoa

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 Yes on Vote #282 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Voted Yes on Vote #281 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Spoke in the House on Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Mr. Speaker, Canadians are paying too much for prescription drugs. We have the second highest per capita spending for pharmaceuticals in the OECD. The government took ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Four Oakville organizations share in $98600 in funding for seniors Oakville MP John Oliver announced $98,600 in funding for four community organizations within Oakville through the New Horizons for Seniors Program, on Friday, May 12. “The New Horizons for Seniors Program is an excellent way of improving the ...

Spoke in the House on Come From Away Mr. Speaker, on June 11, I hope everyone in the House will be watching the Tony Awards to cheer on Come From Away, the blockbuster musical ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Oakville's Sheridan College receives $3.3M in funding for mobile computing enhancements On Friday, May 5, Oakville MP John Oliver announced a federal government investment of $3.3 million to Sheridan College to help local and regional companies develop solutions to mobile computing challenges.From left to right: Ed Sykes, professor of ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Scarborough—Rouge Park. I am proud to speak today to budget 2017, the next step ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Development of a National Pharmacare Program Thank you very much. Thank you for your presentations. Both countries are using a copay model, either a first dollar and then a copay, or a ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Oakville receives Canada 150 community infrastructure funding Oakville MP John Oliver announced $464,600 in funding for the Town of Oakville from the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP 150) on Friday, April 7 at Falgarwood Park. Oliver made the announcement along with Oakville Mayor Rob Burton ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Public Health Effects of Online Violent and Degrading Sexually Explicit Material on ... Thanks. I did want to congratulate you and thank you for the work you're doing with the Canadian Centre for Child Protection and the work you're ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Oakville receives Canada 150 community infrastructure funding Oakville MP John Oliver announced $464,600 in funding for the Town of Oakville from the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP 150) on Friday, April 7 at Falgarwood Park. Oliver made the announcement along with Oakville Mayor Rob Burton ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition today signed by hundreds of Canadians requesting that the Government of Canada spell veteran with a capital ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Canadian Food Inspection Agency, ... If anyone else wants to share with me, let me know. First of all, it's great to see health accords being reintroduced in Canada. I think ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Public Health Effects of Online Violent and Degrading Sexually Explicit Material on ... Thank you. My own lens on this that I've come to is that it is a public health question. Who is most vulnerable? Who is most ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com UPDATED: Oakville Transit receives nearly $5 million in federal funding Left to right: Oakville North-Burlington MP Pam Damoff, Oakville MPP and Ontario Labour Minister Kevin Flynn, Oakville MP John Oliver and Mayor Rob Burton appeared at the Oakville Transit facility Friday, March 31 to jointly release the details of $4 ...

Spoke in the House on Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Mr. Speaker, I rise to speak to private member's Bill C-307, an act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act. However, before I address the ...

Spoke in the House on Automotive Industry Mr. Speaker, Canada's automotive sector produces a vehicle every 14 seconds. That is 2.3 million vehicles a year. It contributes $18 billion to our GDP and ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com UPDATED: Oakville Transit receives nearly $5 million in federal funding Left to right: Oakville North-Burlington MP Pam Damoff, Oakville MPP and Ontario Labour Minister Kevin Flynn, Oakville MP John Oliver and Mayor Rob Burton appeared at the Oakville Transit facility Friday, March 31 to jointly release the details of $4 ...

Spoke in the House on Religious Discrimination Mr. Speaker, I would like to read some lines from a poem written by a young Muslim woman from Oakville, Amal Ahmed Albaz. It is about ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-277 I'm just following through on what Sonia has been saying. I think there's already a broad understanding of the types of programs that we need in ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-277 Great. Thank you very much. Thank you very much for coming and providing your testimony today. It's very much appreciated. Speaking for myself, and I'm sure ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-277 Thank you very much. Thanks for bringing this forward. I think it's a really important piece of legislation to be considering, particularly, in my view, against ...

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Mr. Speaker, I want to thank my colleague for dealing with some of the questions and myths that are circulating. I want to come back to ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Development of a National Pharmacare Program Thank you very much. Thank you very much for a very informed presentation from both of you. I just want to say, Mr. Attaran, that as ...