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  • His favourite word is fredericton.

Liberal MP for Fredericton (New Brunswick)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter On a tenté recréer la fameuse pose d'Abbey Road. Pouvez-vous mieux faire? (Conseil spécial: essayez d'éviter le tra… https://t.co/MmVSyMR8p2

Posted on Twitter Attempted to channel our inner Beatles last week. Can you do better than us?! (pro tip: try to avoid the lunchtime… https://t.co/18oqCWhKsj

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter J'ai bien aimé parler avec des leaders locaux au sujet de l'énergie propre hier soir. J'ai hâte aux autres discussi… https://t.co/AToW4VmjcU

Posted on Twitter It was great to speak with local leaders about clean energy last night. I look forward to more discussions ahead. https://t.co/xwLkWFhODJ

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Chaire de recherche en santé établie à STU avec la Fondation McCain et la FRSNB en santé communautaire et en vieill… https://t.co/zGtPjIyQSe

Posted on Twitter New Health Research Chair in Community Health and Aging established at @StThomasU with @NBHRF and the McCain Founda… https://t.co/q2M1HMjeN8

Two months ago

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

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, as the member knows, Canada did announce that it was back in the world and will play a significant role in international and multilateral ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, on behalf of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, and pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), I have the honour to table, in both official languages, ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, the stability of the Gulf Cooperation Council and the broader Middle East is certainly of importance to this government, and to all Canadians. Canada ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 32(2) I have the honour to table, in both official languages, the 2015-2016 Progress Report - Canada's National Action Plan ...

Spoke in the House on Russia Mr. Speaker, yesterday thousands of Russian citizens assembled peacefully in cities right across Russia. Their purpose was to demand that the government put an end to ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, I ask that all questions be allowed to stand.

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Canada 150: New Brunswickers at the Heart of the Celebrations FREDERICTON, June 10, 2017 /CNW/ - Matt DeCourcey, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Member of Parliament (Fredericton), on behalf of the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, today announced funding ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Fredericton's Canada 150 funding largely focused on 'Indigenous reconciliation' The funding was announced in Officers Square Saturday morning by Fredericton MP Matt DeCourcey with Fredericton North MLA Stephen Horsman and Fredericton Mayor Mike O'Brien. The funding amounts to $418,000, with $250,000 going directly to the ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I would like to focus on the importance of Canada's role in multilateral institutions, but I will begin by being clear. Nuclear disarmament is ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Foreign Policy Mr. Speaker, I thank my friend for being in the House today. I feel sorry for him, though, in the sense that his party sent him ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Government of Canada supports youth through community-based substance abuse prevention program FREDERICTON, May 23, 2017 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to providing support for youth that have been in conflict with the law and who struggle with substance abuse issues. Matt DeCourcey, Member of Parliament for Fredericton, ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Social enterprises should be part of Atlantic innovation plan, say MPs The four members of the subcommittee are Fredericton MP Matt DeCourcey, Charlottetown MP Sean Casey, Halifax MP Andy Fillmore, and St. John's East MP Nick Whalen. MORE P.E.I. NEWS | Texting scam: Beware of messages from this number; MORE ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Refurbishing Fredericton's Beaverbrook Art Gallery FREDERICTON, April 24, 2017 /CNW/ - Matt DeCourcey, Member of Parliament (Fredericton), today announced funding of $507,821 for the Beaverbrook Art Gallery to support upgrades to specialized equipment. Mr. DeCourcey made this announcement on ...

Mentioned by Edmonton Journal Refurbishing Fredericton's Beaverbrook Art Gallery FREDERICTON, April 24, 2017 /CNW/ - Matt DeCourcey, Member of Parliament (Fredericton), today announced funding of $507,821 for the Beaverbrook Art Gallery to support upgrades to specialized equipment. Mr. DeCourcey made this announcement on ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Next Agricultural Policy Framework Thank you very much and thank you to all our presenters for your presentations this morning. I'll focus on an area important to our region of ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Order in Council Appointments to the Independent Advisory Board for Senate Appointments Thank you, Mr. Chair. I thank the three witnesses for the work they have done for Canadians. As a member from New Brunswick, I am aware ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. First of all, to our Brigadier-General and Colonel, thanks very much for being here. I have the pleasure of serving ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform A point of clarification would be that we're asking for a tabling of the summary of the public consultations undertaken in her role as minister, and ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, and thank you to all our presenters for the enlightening testimony today. I also want to thank Professor Paul Thomas ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thank you. Ms. Ghose, I listened, and despite an admission that a well-run referendum can be a valuable educational experience for a population, I sensed an ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you to all three presenters. My colleague Ms. Sahota asked earlier on about the distinction between the three territories, ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thank you. I hope other colleagues will take up the line of questioning to explore that system in further depth. Professor Lewis, you mentioned the intervention ...