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  • His favourite word is fish.

Liberal MP for Cardigan (P.E.I.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 65% of the vote.

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for Hastings—Lennox and Addington for his question and support. Last week was a great week for Canadian agriculture. Our government ...

Voted Yes on Vote #113 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should ensure that: ( a) before making decisions on ...

Voted Yes on Vote #112 That the motion be amended by deleting all the words after the words “funding proposals,” and substituting the ...

Voted No on Vote #111 on Bill C-234 Amend the Canada Labour Code (replacement workers)

Voted Yes on Vote #110 on Bill C-247 Amend the Criminal Code (passive detection device)

Posted on Twitter Heureux de parler au Conseil des viands auj. sur nos priorités communes pour le secteur: le commerce, l'innovation… https://t.co/Vfwa6HDuX7

Posted on Twitter Pleased to speak to the Canadian Meat Council today about our shared priorities for the sector: #trade,… https://t.co/n5uTA68hmz

Posted on Twitter Nous célébrons la #Journéemondialedulaitdanslesécoles et le lait de grande qualité produit par les producteurs cana… https://t.co/eSqKt5Ip9I

Posted on Twitter Happy to celebrate #worldschoolmilkday and the high-quality milk Canadian producers provide for our kids. https://t.co/7d3ayisj7W

Posted on Twitter Bravo aux jeunes cdns nommés au Conseil de la jeunesse du PM @JustinTrudeau, y compris Mac Tebbutt de @4HCanada! https://t.co/l3YDZiOfVn

Posted on Twitter Congrats to the outstanding Cdn youth nominated to PM @justintrudeau's Youth Council, incl. @4HCanada's Mac Tebbutt! https://t.co/l3YDZiOfVn

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #109 That the House call on the government to respect the custom of regional representation when making appointments to ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Agriculture Mr. Speaker, we are aware of the closure of Western Feedlots and certainly concerned, but what a day for Canadian agriculture. What a day for the ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada Border Services Agency’s Duties Deferral Program as well as other issues ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Hello everyone. I'm honoured to be here today, and I know your committee has been doing a lot of important work. I ...

Spoke in the House on Dairy Industry Mr. Speaker, I appreciate my hon. colleague's question and concern. However, in committee today we did discuss this issue and it is fair to say that ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, with regard to part (a) of the question, it is a legislative requirement under the Health of Animals Regulations that certain swine trucks be ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Canada's Ornamental Horticulture Industry Gets Federal Support to Grow their Markets Stephen Fuhr, Member of Parliament for Kelowna - Lake Country, on behalf of Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay, today announced a contribution of up to $1.1 million to grow the domestic and international market for Canadian ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Journal Pioneer Thursday marked 150 days to Canada's 150th birthday party Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay took part in a press conference in Charlottetown Thursday to launch the official countdown to Canada's 150th birthday celebrations in 2017. A series of signature events will be held in communities across the province.

Mentioned by CBC.ca Montague waterfront gets revamped thanks to infrastructure cash The waterfront of the eastern P.E.I. town of Montague will see some improvements with the help of funding from the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. Local MP Lawrence MacAulay announced $66,097 in funding through CIP 150. That will be ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by The Guardian Charlottetown Postal workers rally at PEI meeting Members of Canadian Union of Postal Workers from P.E.I. and Moncton set up a giant inflatable piggy bank on Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay's front lawn to promote the union's proposal to bring back postal banking in Canada. Canada Post and the union ...

Mentioned by The Guardian Charlottetown More PNP immigrants coming to PEI Lawrence MacAulay, front left, MP for Cardigan, and P.E.I. Premier Wade MacLauchlan arrive for a meeting of Atlantic Canada's four premiers and federal ministers at MacAulay's farm in St. Peters Bay, P.E.I. on Monday. Also shown are, back left, ...

Mentioned by The Telegram Postal workers rally at PEI meeting Members of Canadian Union of Postal Workers from P.E.I. and Moncton set up a giant inflatable piggy bank on Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay's front lawn to promote the union's proposal to bring back postal banking in Canada. Canada Post and the union ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Food Labelling Mr. Speaker, I appreciate my hon. colleague's question. That is why I have asked the agriculture committee to explore what steps should be taken to best ...

Spoke in the House on Main Estimates 2016-17 moved: Motion No. 1 That Vote 1, in the amount of $110 040 788, under Office of Infrastructure of Canada — Operating Expenditures — in the ...

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the question from my hon. colleague, the former minister of agriculture. As he is fully aware, the diafiltered milk issue was inherited ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, between November 3, 2015 and April 22, 2016, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency provided updates to stakeholder groups on the proposal to amend the ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Main Estimates 2016-17: Votes 1, 5 and 10 under Agriculture and Agri-Food, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good afternoon everyone. I'm honoured to be here today and I'm joined by my deputy minister, Andrea Lyon; assistant deputy minister, Pierre ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Recreational Fishing in Canada I was wondering, when you were talking about advertising, if you thought it should be left to governments or should there be a wildlife organization that ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Recreational Fishing in Canada Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I certainly welcome the witnesses, who, I might add, are very informed. You indicated, Mr. Boudreault, that some of the ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Recreational Fishing in Canada Thank you very much. You indicated that certain people need licences to fish and, if I understood you correctly, certain people do not need licences to ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Recreational Fishing in Canada Thank you very much, Mr. Haley. Scientists aren't on the news much lately anyhow, I guess. We're not sure why, but they seem to be not ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Recreational Fishing in Canada You're absolutely correct. You mentioned, of course, the problem with Greenland and Saint-Pierre and Miquelon. Unfortunately, for governments in this country, fish have not always been ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Recreational Fishing in Canada It's not easy to deal with because you're dealing with an international area, and other countries can make their own laws. We make our own, and ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-24 An Act to provide for the resumption and continuation of postal services