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Liberal MP for Oakville (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Voted No on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Voted Yes on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Community Volunteer Mr. Speaker, I am rising today to recognize an extraordinary woman who has been an incredible force in my community of Oakville. Fiona Fraser has been ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the second petition is signed by Canadians who request that the federal, provincial and territorial governments work together to deliver a publicly funded and ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Great presentation by members of my Youth Council on presenting to the @HaltonDSB’s Committee of the Whole meeting… https://t.co/fgW97guuus

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Members Not Seeking Re-Election to the 43rd Parliament Mr. Speaker, I am thankful for the opportunity to present a retiring statement. It has been an honour to represent the residents of the riding of ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on M-208, Rural Digital Infrastructure and Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5, 10 ... Thank you. I'll be sharing my time with Mr. Jowhari. We're spending a lot of time talking about science. I did want to thank you for ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5, 10 and 15 under Atlantic Canada ... Thank you very much. Thank you very much, Minister, for joining us this morning and for that presentation. The first area I wanted to ask about ...

Posted on Twitter Touring @iuoelocal793 facilities with Minister @PattyHajdu and speaking with our skilled trades and students. Our g… https://t.co/sjIEX65cuH

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Welcoming 30 new Canadian Citizens from 17 different countries at Appleby College this afternoon. Welcome home 🇨🇦 https://t.co/fz8IOG8Bzw

Posted on Twitter Rainy but successful afternoon with my Youth Council at our third annual tree planting event! Over 100 trees were p… https://t.co/9gk1orQyCz

Posted on Twitter Wonderful and fascinating conversation with Minister @KirstyDuncanMP, local organizations and female leaders about… https://t.co/6w9umuuYJ3

Posted on Twitter Thank you to my friend Minister @KirstyDuncanMP for her work in safe sport, and ending abuse and discrimination in… https://t.co/ieo843RYIA

Spoke at the Industry committee on Statutory Review of the Copyright Act and Subject Matter of the Private ... Thanks very much for bringing forward motion 208 and for the discussion on it. Congratulations on how quickly it went through the House and the all-party ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Lunar New Year Mr. Speaker, this week marked the beginning of the spring festival or lunar new year. I am pleased to join with the many Canadians who are ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Impacts of Canada’s Regulatory Structure on Small Business Thank you very much. My question is for Brian and MEDEC. In December, Health Canada released its action plan on medical devices. It had three principal ...

Spoke in the House on World Cancer Day Mr. Speaker, each year, on February 4, Canadians come together to recognize World Cancer Day, an international day of awareness. Take a moment to look around ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Impacts of Methamphetamine Abuse in Canada I wanted also to add, in joining with everybody around the table, that we find this practice to be horrible. I think the minister has spoken ...

Spoke in the House on Opioid Crisis in Canada Mr. Chair, my colleague made reference to decriminalization as a potential strategy here. We have talked about that a bit tonight, and I just want to ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Economic development minister announces $230 million investment in manufacturing supercluster during Oakville visit Oakville MP John Oliver says well-paying jobs are coming to Oakville following an up to $230 million Government of Canada investment in the Ontario-based Next Generation Manufacturing Supercluster. Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic ...

Spoke in the House on Violence Against Women Mr. Speaker, gender-based violence is a serious issue in Canada. We need all Canadians to work together to end it. Violence against women will not stop ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, with regard to part (a), on June 19, the Minister of Health sent a letter to manufacturers and distributors of opioids requesting that they ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Oakville's Sheridan College gets $2 million to fund college-industry research partnerships The Government of Canada is investing more than $2 million in Oakville's Sheridan College in an effort to promote college-industry research partnerships. Oakville MP John Oliver announced the grant Monday, Nov. 5 in a presentation at the local institution.

Spoke at the Health committee on Federally Funded Health Research (M-132) Tomorrow Bill C-45, an act to legalize and regulate the production of cannabis, comes into effect. I wanted to take this moment in time to acknowledge ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Liberal MP foggy on whether he can smoke pot and head to work TORONTO — While announcing $4.1 million for legal-cannabis-awareness campaigns, a Liberal MP said he doesn't actually know what rules for consuming cannabis he'll have to follow. John Oliver, the parliamentary secretary to the health minister, told ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com VIDEO: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tours Burlington's MetriCan Stamping Co. to promote new USMCA trade deal Trudeau toured the stamping and welding floors of MetriCan's Artisans Court facility, alongside VP of engineering Joe Bosco, Oakville North-Burlington MP Pam Damoff, Oakville MP John Oliver and Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development ...

Mentioned by inhalton.com Here's What's Happening with Halton Municipal Elections Right Now @PamDamoff discussed pensions, taxes & jobs with me, but John Oliver wouldn't. @JohnOliverMP is the Oakville MP in Parliament - to represent residents & address their needs. John even signed Rob Burton's election nomination! But he won't discuss ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Halton community weighs in on Canada's First Poverty Reduction Strategy Oakville Liberal MP John Oliver said it is important for all Canadians to have an equal opportunity to succeed and noted he is proud of the poverty reduction strategy. “We've already started. With the Canada Child Benefit and with the Guaranteed Income ...

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 ...