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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.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Avec Angela et Maureen au leurs café à St. Peter's Bay. #ÎPÉ https://t.co/eiX9Dnz8H9

Posted on Twitter With Angela Frain and Maureen Whiting at Ang & Mo's Coffee Shop in St. Peter's Bay #PEI https://t.co/bgkBXjxhRR

Posted on Twitter Celebrating Brad Barnes' 75th #birthday with Artie MacKenzie. Happy Birthday! #PEI Bon 75ème à Brad! Joyeux… https://t.co/kHHWN2IcOw

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Celebrating our 45th wedding anniversary! Happy anniversary Frances! #PEI Nous célébrons notre 45ème anniversaire… https://t.co/NgkPoVdqYc

Posted on Twitter Paula et Vince ont célébré un joyeux 50ème anniversaire de mariage à Stratford! #ÎPÉ https://t.co/K7JU9zP8jm

Posted on Twitter Paula and Vince Murnaghan celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this weekend in @StratfordPEI. Congratulations!… https://t.co/0hWOEiRdAp

A week ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca 'We need that tool in our toolkit': Chef Michael Smith voices support for GMO foods Celebrity chef Michael Smith came out in support of genetically-modified food at a consultation about Canada's Food Policy. Smith joined federal Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay at a consultation Wednesday in Charlottetown — the first of five ...

Mentioned by The Guardian Consultations held in Charlottetown on future of Canada's food policy Chef Michael Smith, left, and Cardigan MP Lawrence MacAulay meet with food industry representatives at the Rodd Royalty Hotel in Charlottetown as part of the federal government's consultations to develop a new food policy. ©Terrence McEachern/The ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Minister MacAulay opens first regional session on A Food Policy for Canada in Charlottetown, PEI Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Lawrence MacAulay opened the first regional engagement session today in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island (PEI), as part of the ongoing consultations regarding the development A Food Policy for Canada. The Minister ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by The Guardian Ottawa invests more than $300K to assess problems facing PEI farmers P.E.I. Federation of Agriculture president David Mol, left, Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Lawrence MacAulay, centre, and Malpeque MP Wayne Easter look over a soybean plant at the Harrington Research Farm. The trio was on hand Friday as MacAulay ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by The Guardian NAFTA 'benefits both sides,' says MacAulay U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and Canadian Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay share a laugh during a visit to Bland Farms in Glennville, Georgia with Mexican Secretary of Agriculture José Calzada Rovirosa for trilateral meetings as ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Mississauga Federal government invests $6.3M in new Mississauga juice production facility Federal government representatives Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture & Agri-food and Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and MP for Mississauga-Malton vistited Greenhouse Juice Company to ...

Two months ago

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

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)

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 ...

Three months 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 ...

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 ...

More than 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, ...

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 ...

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