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  • His favourite word is conservatives.

Liberal MP for Kingston and the Islands (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 46% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Quite frankly, the best strategy I have heard to date. This just might work. 👇 https://t.co/VJhIEYDX4Q

Posted on Twitter Can anyone guess what today is? Two clues below. ⬇ ⬇ ⬇ ⬇ ⬇ That's right...Time for @PierrePoilievre to filibuster s… https://t.co/jnKem1eoDc

Posted on Twitter To the two Muslim families that have recently been victimized in two separate incidents in Kingston stores, and any… https://t.co/a1I8V4uH1G

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I agree with a lot of what the member had to say today, in particular when she said there is a lot of blame ...

Voted No on Vote #148 Question of privilege

Voted No on Vote #149 Opposition Motion (Censure of the Minister of National Defence)

Voted Yes on Vote #150 Concurrence in an opposed item

Voted Yes on Vote #151 Concurrence in estimates

Voted Yes on Vote #152 on Bill C-33

Posted on Twitter They are literally flying by the seat of their pants. #cdnpoli https://t.co/xjs0cmViDL

Posted on Twitter @inthe250 @chisholm1_ty Well for someone who is so effective he is barely in the House anymore. Used to be here eve… https://t.co/6VEwoAvf4p

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, I would ask you consider what the member is suggesting to be a question of privilege and rule whether it is admissible for him ...

Posted on Twitter The Leader of the Official Opposition @erinotoole did this today. https://t.co/5xsEE9LuaB

This week

Spoke in the House on Federal Dental Care Plan Mr. Speaker, I thank all members in the House for allowing us to see the clock forward. It is quite fascinating that one of the things ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I believe if you seek it, you will find unanimous consent to see the clock at 5:30 so that we can start Private Members' ...

Spoke in the House on Government Business No. 10—Broadcasting Act Madam Speaker, I am grateful for the opportunity to rise today to speak to this very important piece of legislation. I want to start off by ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1 Madam Speaker, we hear the Conservatives say they need more time to debate this. The reality is that not a single Conservative has talked about how ...

Spoke in the House on Extension of Sitting Hours in June Mr. Speaker, I ask for a recorded division.

Spoke in the House on Community Leaders Madam Speaker, I rise today to recognize two outstanding individuals from my riding of Kingston and the Islands. Reid and Ben, most famously known for their ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Conduct of a Federal Election during the COVID-19 Pandemic Would it be even easier for somebody if the ballot just came to their mailbox, and they were responsible for completing it and sending it back? ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Conduct of a Federal Election during the COVID-19 Pandemic Going back to the exchanges you had with Ms. Vecchio and Mr. Therrien, you talked about permanent residents voting. I realize this is outside the scope ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Conduct of a Federal Election during the COVID-19 Pandemic, Main Estimates 2020-21: ... I think it's a great conversation to have, but there are some questions. Not everybody has questions, particularly with stuff that's dealt with in camera. We ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2020-21: Vote 1 under House of Commons, Vote 1 under ... Perfect. I'll switch gears a little bit. In one of the first questioner's answers you said something to the effect that you wanted people to come ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2020-21: Vote 1 under House of Commons, Vote 1 under ... Thank you, Minister LeBlanc, for taking the time today. I note that you are giving us a full two hours. I don't think I've been on ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Conduct of a Federal Election during the COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you, Madam Chair. Ms. Duncan, I guess I'll start with you and pick up on the conversation you were having with Ms. Vecchio. You said ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Conduct of a Federal Election during the COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you, Madam Chair, and thank you to both of our witnesses for being here today. We certainly have had the luxury of seeing many provinces ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Conduct of a Federal Election during the COVID-19 Pandemic I just want to echo some of what's been said by Mr. Turnbull and Mr. Lukiwski. I don't know why we call it a break week ...

Mentioned by Standard McNeely sworn in as Kingston's new police chief - The Kingston Whig Speakers at the ceremony included outgoing chief Larochelle, Kingston and the Islands MP Mark Gerretsen, MPP Ian Arthur, Kingston Mayor Bryan Paterson, Andrea Risk, chair of the Police Services Board, and Justice Tranmer. “I'm humbled to be selected ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Liberals call Ford's 'interlaying' with federal Conservatives 'unprecedented,' but say they're not worried “I can't think of a time where there's been interlaying between the provincial and federal politicians in terms of working together,” said Liberal MP Mark Gerretsen (Kingston and the Islands, Ont.) in an interview with The Hill Times. “I quite honestly ...

Mentioned by Standard Joint Task Force X receives funding for indoor firing range - The Kingston Whig The funding announcement was made by Kingston and the Islands member of Parliament Mark Gerretsen at the Vimy Officers Mess at CFB Kingston on Thursday morning. The new 25-by-15-metre range is longer than a standard hockey rink but not quite as ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca $11-million firing range announced for Joint Task Force X facility Mark Gerretsen, MP for Kingston and the Islands, announced the 25-metre indoor range on behalf of Canadian Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan. Story continues below. According to National Defence, the range will have lane firing at fixed targets and ...

Mentioned by Mirage News New indoor live-fire range for CFB Kingston Today, Mark Gerretsen, Member of Parliament for Kingston and the Islands, on behalf of Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan, announced that a new modular indoor live-fire training range will be installed at the Joint Task Force X (JTF X) facility located ...

Mentioned by HuffPost Canada Liberal MP Mark Gerretsen Walks Back 'Fake News' Comment With Global News Reporter OTTAWA — A Liberal MP has walked back using the term "fake news" after sparking backlash with a tweet about an award-winning journalist last week. Mark Gerretsen has since deleted his original tweet where he used the hashtag #FakeNews in an ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-243 An Act respecting the development of a national maternity assistance program strategy and amending the Employment Insurance Act (maternity benefits)