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Liberal MP for Oakville (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, in my riding of Oakville, access to temporary housing, shelters for abused women, and adult supportive housing are critical issues. Last November, the government ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Madam Speaker, I was very happy to hear the member for North Island—Powell River speak about national pharmacare and the reference to it in budget 2018 ...

Posted on Twitter I was pleased to ask Minister @jyduclos how the first multilateral agreement on housing with the provinces & territ… https://t.co/LcAkyPEyPy

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

Posted on Twitter For me, it's simple - no Canadian should be denied access to necessary prescription medicines because of affordabil… https://t.co/jEyJ70PeXB

Posted on Twitter I look forward to seeing @DrEricHoskins perspective on our report. This report moves us, one large step closer to i… https://t.co/YIjl5X1N6a

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Really great turnout at my last tax clinic today! https://t.co/5UhyKpwjW9

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #647 on Bill C-68 Amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Thank you to Erdeniz Sen the Turkish Consul General for stopping into the office to introduce himself this afternoo… https://t.co/mmI8OL9Vj7

Posted on Twitter Today, on Holocaust Remembrance Day, I joined Oakville in lighting 6 candles in honour of the 6 million Jews killed… https://t.co/DoSTnmL6WB

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-326 The second issue is a bit more substantive, I think. You're proposing that the OECD countries be the countries that the minister would turn to for ...

Voted Yes on Vote #646 on Bill S-232 Respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Voted Yes on Vote #645 on Bill C-344 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)

Spoke in the House on Net Neutrality moved That the House: (a) recognize that the Internet has thrived due to net neutrality principles of openness, transparency, freedom, and innovation; (b) recognize that Canada ...

Mentioned by Scroll.in Video: BJP claims 23 Hindutva activists killed by 'jihadis' since 2014 in Karnataka. A fact check In a recent episode (video above), American talk-show host John Oliver pointed out that immigrants to the US who cannot afford lawyers must represent themselves when fighting deportation. As a result, only thirty-seven percent of defendants are ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on 540 Golden Hawks Squadron Mr. Speaker, I rise today to celebrate the achievements of two young women in the Oakville 540 Golden Hawks Squadron. Flight sergeants Maya Moussli and Rachel ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Oakville Syrian family meets Trudeau An Oakville Syrian family had a special audience of one on March 19, when they met with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The meeting was made possible by Oakville MP John Oliver. Ranim, Tarek and Sidra recently settled in town thanks to the sponsorship ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Winnipeg Centre. It is a great pleasure to rise to speak in support of ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Development of a National Pharmacare Program and Bill S-5 I want to thank Mr. Lobb for bringing the motion forward and I think there is an important discussion here. Basically, besides Cystagon, there is a ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Oakville Transit getting $66.3M in trilateral government investment Oakville MP John Oliver announced Thursday (March 15) morning, local public transit will be receiving more than $26.5M in federal funding and $21.8M in provincial funding to help build new urban networks and service extensions. and $18M from the Town ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Oakville MP motion intended to strengthen net neutrality in Canada Oakville MP John Oliver is taking steps to strengthen net neutrality in Canada. The local MP attended Sheridan College on Wednesday, March 7 and spoke to a room of computer technology students to get their thoughts on a net neutrality motion he has ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by New Zealand Herald Steven Joyce's Greatest Hits - the dildo incident, egg head and red-face He even got the attention of English comedian John Oliver who nick-named him Dildo Braggins. Not only did he get a dildo on the cheek, but Joyce also got the name egg-head after allowing a Herald cartoonist to have a likeness of his head made into a ...

Mentioned by Daily Mail Steven Joyce was hit in the face with a dildo by a protester in 2016 Mr Joyce has been a frequent target for ridicule from Last Week Tonight host John Oliver. Rapper Eminem had sued the National Party claiming they stole his song 'Lose Yourself' for a television advertisement during the 2014 election. Asked how ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill S-5 It's my honour to bring this motion forward. I do want to echo Mr. Davies, who made some excellent comments about the need for this legislation. ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill S-5 Thank you very much. Thank you for your testimony here today and for coming to Ottawa discuss Bill S-5 with us. It's very much appreciated. It ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill S-5 Thank you very much for being here. Welcome back to the health committee. There's been a good discussion already about the balancing act that's here in ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill S-5 Thank you very much. Mr. Luongo, one of your representatives was in to see me in my office in Oakville before this meeting just to let ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill S-5 Thank you very much for your testimony, the research, and leadership you've been showing on the issues of smoking and smoking cessation in Canada over the ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Affordable Housing Mr. Speaker, I begin by extending a warm welcome to Ottawa to William and Joanna Oliver. I rise today to recognize an amazing initiative in my ...

Spoke in the House on Tobacco and Vaping Products Act Madam Speaker, 115,000 people a year become daily smokers. About 82% of them start smoking at or before the age of 18, so about 100,000 Canadians ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Canada’s Food Guide Yes, thank you, Mr. Chair. We've had a fair bit of discussion about the work agenda of the committee, and different proposals have been put forward. ...

Spoke in the House on Frank Philbrook Mr. Speaker, it is with a heavy heart that I rise today to remember a former member of Parliament for my riding, Dr. Frank Philbrook. Frank ...