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Green MP for Nanaimo—Ladysmith (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 35% of the vote.

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Acknowledgements at the End of the Parliamentary Session Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. I seek the consent of the House to deliver a reply on behalf of the Green Party ...

Voted No on Vote #182 on Bill C-269 Amend the Fisheries Act (prohibition — deposit of raw sewage)

Voted Yes on Vote #183 Fifth report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development

Voted Yes on Vote #184 on Bill C-206 Amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel)

Voted Yes on Vote #185 on Bill C-30 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on April 19, 2021 and other ...

Spoke in the House on Government Business No. 9—Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act Mr. Speaker, it sounds like the committee process was a real sideshow. I talked to the hon. member for Saanich—Gulf Islands, who has attended 13 COP ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, my congratulations to all the graduates of 2021. They are resilient, and I hope the challenges they have faced during their education will help ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1 Madam Speaker, the Conservatives continue to bring up China and the Liberal Party. I would like to remind the member that it was the Harper Conservative ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act Madam Speaker, it is an honour and privilege to rise today to speak to Bill C-12 on behalf of Green Party members across Canada and the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #175 on Bill C-6 Amend the Criminal Code (conversion therapy)

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Government Business No. 10—Broadcasting Act Madam Speaker, it is an honour to rise to speak today to Bill C-10 on behalf of the constituents of Nanaimo—Ladysmith and the Green Party supporters ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Madam Speaker, I have two petitions today. It is a privilege to table e-petition 3433, with 1,139 signatures from Canadians across the country. The petitioners are ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Department of National Defence (DND) firing ranges in Nanaimo and Chilliwack, British Columbia (BC): (a) did the use of the Nanaimo range ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Bill C-10 Thank you, Mr. Chair. This amendment brings back proposed section 4.1. It states the following: 9.2 This Act does not apply in respect of (a) programs ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Bill C-10 Thank you, Mr. Chair. People might have noticed that I have an amendment coming right after this. It would have been a subamendment, but I can't ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Bill C-10 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I just want an answer to my first question to you, Mr. Ripley. I'm looking at the CRTC regulations right now. Under ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Rapid Housing Initiative and Order in Council Appointment of Romy Bowers to ... Thank you, Madam Chair. I don't have a vote on this committee, but I would just like to support what Mr. Vaughan has said. I know ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Bill C-10 I wanted to clarify that as well. There is a system within the CRTC. When you're talking about music, there's something called MAPL, which is music, ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Bill C-10 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to see this bill get moving along, as well. I was surprised that when we hit clause 3, proposed section ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Bill C-10 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses for appearing today. This is a very interesting debate on a very important bill. I've worked in ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Briefing on the pathway to permanent residency for essential temporary workers and ... Thank you, Mr. Schiefke. Madam Chair, I hear from a lot of people who are applying for refugee status in Canada that the process is slow. ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-261 An Act to amend the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 (thermal coal)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-252 An Act to provide for transparency in entering trade agreements and foreign investment protection agreements