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  • His favourite word is supreme.

NDP MP for Victoria (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 42% of the vote.

This week

Posted on Twitter Had a great time last week at @uvic checking out all the clubs that the university has to offer. What a dynamic stu… https://t.co/16uXftT0MH

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Always a pleasure working with @dogwoodbc. One of my new year’s resolution is to continue fighting against Kinder M… https://t.co/A3erMcaGyt

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Straight.com British Columbians should be concerned about their province not having a Supreme Court of Canada justice This morning, I read a thought-provoking article by CBC News journalist Laura Lynch on the public broadcaster's website. It was prompted by NDP justice critic and Victoria NDP MP Murray Rankin's statement that B.C. should always have one member among ...

Posted on Twitter Merry Christmas to one and all! Joyeux Noël à tous la monde!

A month ago

Mentioned by BCLocalNews MP Report: Looking forward to 2018 By Murray Rankin. Marking Canada's 150th anniversary this year presented a unique opportunity for Canadians to celebrate this incredible place we call home. It allowed us to celebrate the diverse communities that make Canada so unique and to reflect on ...

Mentioned by Saanich News MP Report: Looking forward to 2018 By Murray Rankin. Marking Canada's 150th anniversary this year presented a unique opportunity for Canadians to celebrate this incredible place we call home. It allowed us to celebrate the diverse communities that make Canada so unique and to reflect on ...

Posted on Twitter Proud to be able to attend and give back to our community over the holidays. Thank you @ourplacesociety for havin… https://t.co/F2RVSEerg0

Mentioned by Straight.com Federal New Democrats could face an uphill battle in BC in 2019 in wake of Site C decision If I were a betting man, I would put my money on two of the most environmentally inclined members of the federal caucus, Richard Cannings or Murray Rankin, to be among the first to break ranks. Rankin, in particular, could face a tough challenge from ...

Posted on Twitter My tax bill would help close the tax gap: “If the government closed that gap they stand to gain $10 billion every y… https://t.co/DWgbADNHbi

Posted on Twitter Tune in now to @cfax1070. I’ll be discussing #taxhavens and more with @alferraby #yyj

Spoke in the House on Government Appointments Mr. Speaker, let us be clear here. It is not like the Liberals do not know what consultation with other parties looks like. They did consult ...

Didn't vote on Vote #435 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Mentioned by Hill Times Ethics czar working 'diligently' to complete Trudeau investigation, promises to report 'in the near future' NDP MP Murray Rankin (Victoria, B.C.) told The Hill Times that it would be “terrible” if the new ethics commissioner decided to start the investigations all over, or chose to drop the investigations. “That would be terrible,” said Mr. Rankin, his party ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Madam Speaker, it is an honour to rise to speak to Bill C-51 today. I want to begin by, I suppose apologizing to my colleague from ...

Mentioned by Hill Times House harassment policy has 'weaknesses,' 'potential for abuse,' say MPs, after Bezan-Romanado controversy “We're living in a political environment, and so any kind of process could be subject to abuse,” said NDP MP Murray Rankin (Victoria, B.C.). “We have to be very careful. If you start using it [for partisan reasons] as a political issue, it will ...

Voted No on Vote #434 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Voted Yes on Vote #433 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Two months ago

Voted No on Vote #432 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Spoke in the House on Access to Information Act Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure to follow my impassioned colleague from Skeena—Bulkley Valley. I wish I had the same level of anger. I should, but ...

Voted No on Vote #431 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Spoke in the House on Recognition of Charlottetown as the Birthplace of Confederation Act Mr. Speaker, I too rise to reiterate the New Democratic Party's support for Bill S-236. I would like to begin with a short preamble. As my ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, this week, the Assembly of First Nations is holding its special chiefs assembly where a resolution will be presented to reject Bill C-58, the ...

Spoke in the House on Orange Shirt Day: A Day for Truth and Reconciliation Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-386, An Act to establish Orange Shirt Day: A Day for Truth and Reconciliation. Mr. Speaker, I rise to introduce ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-386 An Act to establish Orange Shirt Day: A Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Spoke in the House on Canada Revenue Agency Mr. Speaker, instead of targeting five wealthy neighbourhoods, the Liberals can act right now on tax avoidance by closing tax loopholes. In fact, the Liberals voted ...

Spoke in the House on Violence Against Women Mr. Speaker, I rise today to highlight the extraordinary work of leaders in Victoria, across Canada, and indeed the world to raise awareness, to de-stigmatize, and ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Bill C-58, Act to amend the Access to Information Act and the ... Mr. Chair, in every access to information act, there is a statement of the public's right to know. Then there are exceptions to that rule that ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Bill C-58, Act to amend the Access to Information Act and the ... Thank you, Chair. I appreciate it, and I welcome our witnesses. I'd like to pursue with Mr. Bienvenu the line of inquiry that others have pursued. ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 The only difficulty, aside from the lack of my time, is that your standard of 10, which I think is very fair, by the way, to ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 Your last comment was really interesting, Dr. Francescutti. I'm a bit concerned when you talk about the datasets residing elsewhere than with government. I'm a big ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 Thank you, all of you. Who knew that constitutional law could be such exciting testimony and very lucid as well? I want to jump in where ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 I too would like to start by saying to Ms. Kaulius how much I appreciate her bringing Kassandra's situation to us, as well as that of ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-362 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (economic substance)

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Thanks, Chair. I guess this is pretty straightforward. In our view and the view of most witnesses who dealt with this issue, the committee lacks a ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 It's been 35 years ago already since the McDonald commission recommended that there be an election of a chair, that the chair be a member of ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-621 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (economic substance)