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Liberal MP for Oakville (Ontario)

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

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Posted on Twitter @PattyArquette @sethmeyers I think you’ve got the wrong John Oliver, but I do think this issue is critical. I stron… https://t.co/ViARnMerGg

Posted on Twitter Great to meet the Canada Summer Jobs student working with the @KerrVillageBIA! We look forward to their annual Kerr… https://t.co/3ymGQR50Z4

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Celebrating the #BurgersToBeatMS campaign at @AWCanada on Speers Road in Oakville with Christine Sinclair @sincy12!… https://t.co/Z8qHp1S28g

Posted on Twitter Celebrated Indian Independence day this morning at Oakville Town Hall by raising the Indian Flag with the Vedic Ins… https://t.co/QBQQyfJj0V

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Since we formed government the Canadian economy has created over 60% more full-time jobs than the Harper Conservati… https://t.co/yvdaeJHvNT

Posted on Twitter Beautiful day for camp at St. Paul's United Church Oakville with the Canada Summer Jobs Counsellors #CSJ2018… https://t.co/YHf2SBxAEh

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Financial Express Net Neutrality: How 1 reporter, 1 comedy group, 1 MP and a million Indians saved internet freedom in India It was called the 'John Oliver effect' when the host of late-night HBO series, Last Week Tonight, used his satirical wit to transform something extraordinarily boring called 'net neutrality' into a crowd-puller. The response to his show was ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Analytic Agency NEWS.am China blocks HBO after John Oliver's mockery of Xi Jinping - Information The HBO website was blocked in China after comparisons of Chinese President Xi Jinping with the cartoon bear by the comedian John Oliver, South China Morning Post reported. During the show aired next week, Oliver compared Xi Jinping with Winnie the ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Oakville MP announces increase to Canada Child Benefit Oakville MP John Oliver announced Wednesday, June 20, that starting immediately the federal government will increase the Canada Child Benefit (CCB). He said the tax-free monthly payment, which was introduced in July 2016 to help eligible families with ...

Voted Yes on Vote #880 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted No on Vote #879 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted Yes on Vote #878 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #877 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #876 on Bill S-218 Respecting Latin American Heritage Month

Mentioned by Digital Music News The European Union, Canada, and India are Strengthening Their Net Neutrality Laws to Ensure They Don't End Up ... Canada is taking similar preventative steps. A few weeks ago, in an unprecedented move, all three major political parties in Canada voted to support Liberal MP for Oakville John Oliver 's Private Members' Motion — M-168. Oliver simply simply wants ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Canada’s Food Guide and Pre-Mixed Drinks Combining High Alcohol, Caffeine, and Sugar ... Yes, I do. This deals with trying to bring to a close the food guide review that we were doing and the consultation that we were ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Votes 1 and 5 under Canadian Food Inspection Agency, ... Thank you very much, Minister, for being here. You've had a number of questions about national pharmacare, and I just want to say that it's certainly ...

Spoke in the House on Telecommunications Mr. Speaker, the Internet is not a luxury but a necessity in today's world. We need net neutrality to ensure the free flow of information. This ...

Mentioned by Mirror.co.uk Americans are laughing at Commons Speaker John Bercow and they kind of have a point Host John Oliver, himself a British ex-patriate, introduced the brief segment entitled “The very British put-downs of Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow.” And while ... Finally, one sorry MP was advised to “take up yoga” in a bid to calm himself.

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, cannabis consumption rates by our youth are among the highest in the developed world. Education aimed at teenagers about the dangers of cannabis use ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by A Journal of Musical Things (blog) Canada takes the fast, open road; supports net neutrality The measure, sponsored by MP John Oliver of Oakville, was unanimously adopted. “Requiring that net neutrality be a guiding principle in the review and update of these acts signals a clear commitment to placing consumers and content providers first ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Diabetes Strategies in Canada and Abroad Thank you very much for your presentations and also for the clarity of your recommendations. It was great that both of you took time, after a ...

Spoke in the House on Net Neutrality Madam Speaker, I am honoured to rise today to speak again to my Motion No. 168. This motion is aimed at strengthening and protecting an open ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition today signed by Canadians requesting that Parliament support Bill C-316, an act to amend the Canada Revenue ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Organ Donation Thank you, Chair. Thank you very much, Laurie, for your testimony and for sharing that very personal story, how it has impacted your life, and how ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Organ Donation Prioritize that nationally. Thank you for that. I noticed by law all deaths in designated facilities such as hospitals must be reported to the Trillium Gift ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill S-228 and Pre-Mixed Drinks Combining High Alcohol, Caffeine, and Sugar Content Back in 2004, in the journal Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, they found that “exposure of underage girls to alcohol advertising is substantial and increasing”. ...

Spoke in the House on National Day of Mourning Mr. Speaker, I rise today to commemorate Canada's National Day of Mourning, a day when we remember and honour workers who have been killed, injured, or ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill S-228 I had a question for the ministry people on the amendment. It's the proposed amendment where it says, at proposed subsection 7.1(3), that proposed subsection 7.1(1) ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I want to thank my colleague for his remarks, although I do not necessarily agree with them. I want to make this debate more ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill S-228 Thank you, that would be perfect. Thank you very much for your testimony today. Erica, I have to say, it's always wonderful to meet an Olympian. ...

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 ...