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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.

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This week

Spoke in the House on Canadian Heritage Mr. Speaker, 50 years ago on the eve of Canada's centennial celebration, the Centennial Voyageur Canoe Pageant set off on a cross-Canada voyage. The 5,500-kilometre voyage ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, the rights of indigenous people need to be respected. That is the government's position. That is why Canada shared a document concerning a chapter ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, Canada values its relationship with Spain, and we are monitoring the situation in Spain very closely. We urge all parties to find a peaceful ...

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, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #369 on Bill C-57 Amend the Federal Sustainable Development

Voted No on Vote #368 Opposition Motion (Support for forestry workers)

Voted Yes on Vote #367 Private Members' Business M-108 (Contribution of ranchers and farmers)

Voted No on Vote #366 on Bill C-349 Amend the Criminal Code and to make consequential amendments to other acts (criminal organization)

Posted on Twitter Fredericton loves you, Gord. And Canada will miss you. Thanks for your courage. #GordDownie #RIP https://t.co/66IIi8UUDD

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Human Rights Mr. Speaker, everybody in this government is seized with the issue of the Rohingya. We know that the responsibility for ending the persecution of the Rohingya ...

Voted Yes on Vote #365 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

Posted on Twitter Thanks for stopping by! Proud to support & represent our #NB entrepreneurs and start ups. #SBW2017 https://t.co/L45fbcInCm

Posted on Twitter @ExitWithKari Thanks for stopping by!

Mentioned by Brunswickan Students a no show at NAFTA Town Hall held at UNB The Government of Canada was represented by Fredericton MP Matt DeCourcey and MP of New Brunswick South-West Karen Ludwig, who also belongs to the House of Commons standing committee on international trade. DeCourcey and Ludwig took the ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Governments of Canada and New Brunswick announce new housing options for victims of domestic violence Matt DeCourcey, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Member of Parliament for Fredericton, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada ...

Posted on Twitter Excellente séance de discussion ouverte sur l'ALENA avec mon collègue @KarenLudwigMP à @UNB! https://t.co/vz0Rjv3BO3

Mentioned by Markets Insider Governments of Canada and New Brunswick announce new housing options for victims of domestic violence Matt DeCourcey, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Member of Parliament for Fredericton, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Human Rights Mr. Speaker, the responsibility for ending the persecution of the Rohingya falls squarely upon the shoulders of the commander-in-chief, the military leadership in Myanmar, and Aung ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, the government remains committed to seeing the world free from nuclear weapons, and global disarmament is certainly our goal. The UN treaty that was ...

Spoke in the House on Brian Carty Mr. Speaker, a coach, a teacher, a mentor, and a supporter of everything positive and everything right, Brian Carty was remembered by his sons as a ...

More than three months ago

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...