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  • His favourite word is conservatives.

NDP MP for Skeena—Bulkley Valley (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 51% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter I'm in Toronto today for a public meeting to get #democraticreform back on track. 2 pm, Dovercourt Baptist (1140 Bloor W). #KeepYourPromise

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, an important thing that I did in my copy of the budget document, which I think all Liberals should do to sort of help ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, this Liberal budget is full of bluster and bafflegab. A few gems include innovation through superclusters, or this one about offsetting derivative positions in ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is my honour today to present petition e-616, the largest petition in Canadian history. This is a petition sponsored by a gentleman named ...

Voted No on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Voted Yes on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Didn't vote on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Posted on Twitter Let's get Liberal MPs to honour their promise to Canadians to fix our electoral system. Last chance to keep faith https://t.co/lBtptLXdPh

Posted on Twitter @Steve_Media to parliament. All good.

Posted on Twitter We launched our campaign (https://t.co/19MMo8XLbS) to save #electoralreform. One last chance for Libs to make good on their promise 2 Canada

Posted on Twitter @123canadavote always happy to discuss. Need a party willing to talk about options.

Posted on Twitter @kalemlalonde we have a site https://t.co/NOmUlfcXBi and will be posting on social media as well.

Mentioned by Sudbury.com Stand up for electoral reform, New Democrat MP urges Liberal colleagues OTTAWA — New Democrat MP Nathan Cullen is planning a series of town-hall meetings in Liberal ridings across the country in an effort to resurrect the issue of electoral reform. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau backed away in February from his election ...

This week

Spoke in the House on Rules of the House Mr. Speaker, it was Stephen Harper who broke the record for shutting down debate in Parliament; yet in his darkest dreams, he never tried to stifle ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Chief Electoral Officer’s report entitled "An Electoral Framework for the 21st Century: ... Okay. Some of your colleagues within the government ranks did. It was one of the recommendations. What Chelsea was asking the Prime Minister about was his ...

Spoke in the House on Margaret Mitchell Mr. Speaker, today I rise to pay tribute to an incredible British Columbian and an incredible parliamentarian. Margaret Mitchell passed away yesterday, on International Women's Day. ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Revenue Agency Mr. Speaker, when it comes to going after rich tax cheats, the motto of the Liberals seems to be “hear no evil, see no evil”. When ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, if I had my full time one can only imagine the speech I would have given. I thank my colleague from Victoria for splitting ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada More Than 130000 Canadians Sign Petition Demanding Liberals Keep Electoral Reform Promise A virtual petition calling on the Liberal government to keep its promise to reform Canada's electoral system has formally closed this week with the signatures of more than 130,000 Canadians. NDP MP Nathan Cullen — who blasted Prime Minister Justin ...

A month ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca NDP leadership candidates ready to 'fight like hell,' as MP Charlie Angus enters race There will be plenty of time for "violent agreement" at the NDP's first leadership debate early next month, because so far only two men have registered with Elections Canada as candidates to lead the social democratic party. NDP MP Nathan Cullen coined ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, the law says people cannot give a bunch of money to a political party on Monday and then ask for special treatment on Tuesday. ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) We can understand the concern, though, because the order says to the extent consistent with applicable law, ensure that their privacy policies exclude persons who are ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) NDP asks Elections Canada to investigate Liberal donations NDP MP Nathan Cullen holds a press conference in Ottawa on Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016, to discuss the NDPÕs submission to the special committee on Electoral Reform. iPolitics/Matthew Usherwood ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) I'll be right to the spot and the chair will help me out. Thank you for the testimony. I've been reading over some research. My apologies ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Sarah Palin, Ambassador To Canada? NDP MPs Don't Find That Prospect Very Funny NDP MP Nathan Cullen says making Palin ambassador would be detrimental to Canada's efforts to build a stronger relationship with the Trump administration. (Photo: Getty Images). He says it would be hard to take her seriously. "She has never been very ...

Mentioned by Haida Gwaii Observer Petition on electoral reform gathers steam Over 70,000 people are petitioning the Trudeau government to re-commit to reforming Canada's voting system. Sponsored by local MP Nathan Cullen, the NDP critic for democratic reform, the petition started back in March but got a second wind on Feb.

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Private Members' Business and Briefing with the Minister of Democratic Institutions You mentioned starting on the right foot. Your first job as minister was to kill the central promise that your government made on electoral reform. It's ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-328 An Act to amend the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 (oil transportation)

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thank you. That's...sobering, I suppose is the term I'm looking for. I'll turn to you, Brigadier-General Corbould. Sorry I had to step out, but I was ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform It's like trying to drop a 2016 Ferrari on a village road 150 years ago and seeing how well it goes. It's not designed well for ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform I'm in a state of confusion and mourning to hear the democratic reform minister say we're not just interested in getting women nominated. What you're telling ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Okay. That's good, because that's not the intention of this committee, nor its mandate. Just for context, our mandate, which I'm sure all of you have ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-628 An Act to amend the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 and the National Energy Board Act (oil transportation and pipeline certificate)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-403 An Act to amend the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Act (Civilian Investigation Service)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-611 An Act regarding the inclusion of Haida Gwaii as a prescribed northern zone under the Income Tax Act

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-563 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (payment of individual's refund to registered charity)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-562 An Act to amend the Excise Tax Act (Head Smart ski and snowboard facilities)