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Liberal MP for Oakville (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter As the world celebrates #EarthDay, let us reflect on how we all can do our part to show Mother Nature a little love. https://t.co/tcJjmYophD

Posted on Twitter Great to have Team Oliver out in support of MADD Canada's campaign launch with @HRPSOak #Campaign911 #makethecall911 https://t.co/ceoVuFenM3

This week

Posted on Twitter Watch a Cdn film online in the comfort of your living room! #CanFilmDay #canada150 https://t.co/ytn3ObC6Js https://t.co/FiSYOGL1hf

Posted on Twitter New programs in #Budget2017 will support Veteran's in their mental health, education and return to the workforce: https://t.co/DXZZn2qVBt

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Listening to an inspiring speech from #Malala as she addresses Parliament. https://t.co/XbjnwjljPh

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

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 ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted No on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Posted on Twitter Great meeting with @IAFFCanada about firefighter safety today. Thank you for all that you do. https://t.co/tOOZDTFu59

Two weeks ago

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 ...

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 ...

A month ago

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Oakville's Liberal MPs like budget, but not everyone is impressed Oakville North-Burlington MP Pam Damoff and Oakville MP John Oliver both heralded the budget that is an “important next step to revitalize the Canadian economy, make smart investments that will create jobs, grow our economy and provide more ...

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 ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Oakville MP wants local youths' input on climate change solutions Oakville MP John Oliver is calling on local youths to submit their ideas on how to combat climate change. Youths aged 18-26 are being asked to submit proposals on climate change solutions as part of the Youth Innovation Challenge, issued by Catherine ...

Two 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 in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present two petitions today concerning ovarian cancer research. Ovarian cancer is the most fatal women's cancer in Canada. Unfortunately, investment ...

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 ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Oakville Federal Liberal Association holds murder mystery dinner John Oliver, Member of Parliament for Oakville, and the Oakville Federal Liberal Association invites everyone to a Murder Mystery Dinner. The dinner takes place Thursday, March 2, at Le Dome Banquet Hall, 1173 North Service Rd. E. in Oakville. There ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Notice - Minister Bains announces support for Canadian auto-sector ... Science and Economic Development, will make an announcement in support of the automotive sector at the 2017 Canadian International Auto Show. He will be joined by John Oliver, Member of Parliament for Oakville. Minister Bains and MP Oliver will be ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Development of a National Pharmacare Program I only have a few minutes left, so I'm going to keep moving you along. I apologize for seeming rushed at the end of your testimony. ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-37 Thank you. Just drawing on that, then, it's kind of clear to me. The Supreme Court laid out five criteria. If the intent of this amendment ...

Spoke in the House on Black History Month Mr. Speaker, I was honoured this past Thursday to attend the Black History Month kickoff celebration hosted by the Canadian Caribbean Association of Halton, in partnership ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Madam Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Brampton East. The emergence of fentanyl and its analogues, an opioid at least 100 ...