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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.

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Happy Earth Day #yyj See you at @creativelyunite festival at the @RoyalBCMuseum + March for Science at BC Legislature at 2pm

Posted on Twitter See you tomorrow at the Victoria Courthouse @BCLawWeek https://t.co/ob1XiMswXQ

Posted on Twitter It was great to see you last night! @jjhorgan #yyj https://t.co/Jx7d9KLf1D

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter I'm on @cfax1070 tomorrow morning at 6:50am with @alferraby to discuss the new bill that aims to legalize marijuana in Canada #yyj

Voted No on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted Yes on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Posted on Twitter Great to meet with @VictoriaFire730 in my Ottawa office today. I'm proud to support your campaign for a national PT… https://t.co/kfgzH4sb5V

Spoke in the House on Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to congratulate my colleague, the Indigenous and Northern Affairs critic for the NDP, for his excellent speech, and for connecting the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted Yes on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Posted on Twitter Pleased to welcome Reynolds High students Liv and Kate to my Ottawa office, thanks to Encounters Canada @EWC_RDC https://t.co/w2sHbJpCP4

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Situation in Syria Thank you, Mr. Speaker, for the opportunity to speak on the crisis in Syria. I rise to do so on behalf of the New Democratic Party ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, could the Prime Minister reveal to Canadians if this attack was part of a larger strategy, and will the government insist that Canada's support ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Opposition House leaders want new special committee to take over Commons rule changes study, vow to continue ... The filibuster at the Procedure and House Affairs committee is back on after two days of unsuccessful talks between Government House Leader Bardish Chagger, Conservative House Leader Candice Bergen, and NDP House Leader Murray Rankin.

Spoke in the House on Standing Orders of the House of Commons Mr. Speaker, both opposition House leaders have made a fair and reasonable proposal that we follow the model that Jean Chrétien used for his parliamentary modernization. ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Madam Speaker, I rise tonight to speak about a matter that impacts thousands of Canadians every year. Alcohol impaired driving is an issue with devastating effects, ...

Spoke in the House on Standing Orders of the House of Commons Mr. Speaker, the government wants to unilaterally change the rules that govern the House of Commons. At first, the Liberals pretended it was just a discussion ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Designation of Alternate Member for Private Members' Business Mr. Speaker, I ask for the unanimous consent of the House for the following motion. I move: That, notwithstanding any Standing Order or usual practice of ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, yesterday the environment minister responded to the $1.2 billion in cuts to programs fighting climate change by saying “the numbers are in there”. Well, ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Victoria mayor, local celebrities lip sync in 'Biketown' music video A parody music video promoting Victoria's cycling community and starring a number of local celebrities is racking up hits online. The video, "Biketown," stars Victoria Mayor Lisa Helps as well as Saanich South MLA Lana Popham, Victoria MP Murray Rankin ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Goldstream News Gazette (registration) MP Report: Bill would end genetic discrimination We in the NDP now have a new House Leader, Murray Rankin of Victoria, after Peter Julian stepped down from his post to consider a run in the leadership race that will take place in October 2017. Due to this vacancy, I have been asked to take over ...

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 ...

Mentioned by Times Colonist Local historian honoured by Governor General in Ottawa David Johnston, Victoria MP Murray Rankin, Pierre Berton Award winner Merna Forster and Times Colonist editor-in-chief Dave Obee, a member of the board of CanadaÕs National History Society, which sponsors the award. Photograph By Sgt Johanie ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Government determined to pass bills on budget implementation, CPP, debate trade deals in next five weeks NDP House Leader Murray Rankin, left, Liberal MP Kevin Lamoureux, parliamentary secretary to the Government House leader, and Conservative House Leader Candice Bergen say although the tone has improved in the House, the next five straight weeks ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Government determined to pass bills on budget implementation, CPP, debate trade deals in next five weeks NDP House Leader Murray Rankin, left, Liberal MP Kevin Lamoureux, parliamentary secretary to the Government House leader, and Conservative House Leader Candice Bergen say although the tone has improved in the House, the next five straight weeks ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on New Process for the Nomination of Supreme Court Justices Minister, I would like to welcome you as well and thank you for coming to the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights. I would particularly ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-247 That's very kind of you. I'll miss this committee a great deal, seriously, and I appreciate all that you've done as chair. I want to build ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-247 Yes. I'm looking forward to it. I think we're going to actually see this, which I think will be helpful, and we're going to talk to ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-242 I, too, would like to thank you, Mr. Spratt, for a very lucid presentation. It's very helpful to the committee at this stage of our deliberations, ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Access to the Justice System Thank you. I'd like to thank everyone for coming. This is a very provocative panel. I want to build on a question that Mr. Hussen asked. ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Main Estimates 2016-17: Vote 1 under Administrative Tribunals Support Service of Canada, ... Thank you to Minister Wilson-Raybould. Thanks for coming back with your officials. I want to ask about two or three things in the time available. First, ...

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