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  • His favourite word is agriculture.

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

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

Today

Posted on Twitter We will be consulting across the country to listen to more #Canadians #FoodPolicy4Canada. For online comments: … https://t.co/IoqttUVCSM

Posted on Twitter Nous allons traverser le pays pour écouter plus de #Canadiens. #PolitiqueAlimentaireCanada. Commentaires en ligne: … https://t.co/zIiP66kBX2

Posted on Twitter Prep for today's panel on a #FoodPolicy4Canada. Important discussions in the summit to help develop a policy… https://t.co/yotdwzuqXW

Posted on Twitter Prép pr le panel sur la #PolitiqueAlimentaireCanada Ce Sommet de 2 jours permettra d'importantes discussions pour d… https://t.co/4ZOHFBfIws

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Great to be working with Canadians and colleagues like @PLCLaPrairieJCP and @GregFergus towards a #FoodPolicy4Canada https://t.co/NOlqtIY0tU

Posted on Twitter C'est génial de travailler avec les Canadiens et les collègues comme et @PLCLaPrairieJCP @GregFergus pour … https://t.co/bSwagrmDis

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Two days ago

Didn't vote on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Didn't vote on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by The Guardian Feds give Agriculture in the Classroom program nearly $570K in funding Friday, Cardigan MP and federal Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Lawrence MacAulay announced funding of up to $567,786 for Agriculture in the Classroom Canada to develop and deliver educational resources to schools across the country.

Spoke in the House on Dairy Industry Mr. Speaker, I appreciate my hon. colleague's question and concern. Our government fully supports the supply management system and will continue to support the supply management ...

Mentioned by The Guardian P.E.I. MP Lawrence MacAulay meets with U.S. agriculture minister Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay, who is also minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, says his discussions with Sonny Perdue, U.S. secretary of Agriculture, centred on the importance of agricultural trade for both the Canadian and American ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Mr. Speaker, it is a concern. The health and safety of Canadians is the government's first priority. The CFIA is monitoring the program in place for ...

A month ago

Mentioned by The Guardian Montague receives federal funding to expand public art Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay, centre, takes a short stroll with Montague area artists David Trimble and Lorraine Vatcher Tuesday after announcing $314,000 in federal funding for the Town of Montague to expand the Montague Centennial Art Trail.

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under Canadian Dairy Commission, Vote 1 under ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I'm pleased to be back at the committee again. Good afternoon, everyone. I want to thank the committee for its ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, as I have said many times in this House, we have supported and will continue to support supply management. With the duties relief program, ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, as a former farmer and the Minister of Agriculture, I was certainly pleased with the last budget. I find that the government certainly became ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by The Guardian Northumberland Ferries, ferry worker, businessmen praise long-term commitment Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay's announcement that the federal government is seeking a 20-year commitment for the P.E.I.-Nova Scotia ferry service drew widespread praise from people The Guardian talked to on Friday. ©Dave Stewart/The Guardian.

Mentioned by The Guardian UPDATE: Ottawa seeks 20-year commitment for N.S.-P.E.I. ferry service Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay announced Friday the federal government is seeking a new 20-year commitment to the ferry service. Transport Canada launched a request for information process on Friday from any private sector companies that might be ...

Mentioned by Yahoo News $5M more to hire youth for green agriculture projects The details of the renewed Agricultural Youth Green Jobs Initiative were announced today by Island MP and Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay in Wheatley River, P.E.I. as he stood in front of a bank of solar panels on Alan and Melvin Ling's farm.

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I have been in the House a long time and to be able to present as Minister of Agriculture the type of budget our ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, our party fully supports our dairy farmers and our supply management system. We are the party that fought to implement supply management, and we ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, my hon. colleague is well aware that we support supply management. She is well aware that I announced $350 million for the dairy sector, ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, with regard to (a), yes, testing on the index of the Canadian cow slaughtered in the United States did include histology, polymerase chain reaction, ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Genetically Modified Animals for Human Consumption, Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Votes 1b, ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I'm pleased to be back. Bonjour tout le monde. I want to take this opportunity to thank the committee for ...

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 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 ...

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