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Liberal MP for Coquitlam—Port Coquitlam (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 35% of the vote.

This week

Posted on Twitter Productive discussion with Minister @BillBlair about the strict regulation of cannabis. https://t.co/6PJnMd3pxY

A week ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Barriers to access to treatment and drugs for Canadians affected by Rare ... Thank you. Dr. Midgley, when you were giving us your presentation, you mentioned the particular case of treating a disease that occurs once in 100,000. It ...

Voted Yes on Vote #896 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #895 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #894 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #893 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #892 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

Spoke at the Health committee on Diabetes Strategies in Canada and Abroad This 42% was not out of the general number of people who had applied, but of the people who had previously been denied. The more interesting ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I noticed that in the speech by the member for Winnipeg Centre, he remarked that healing lodges are an effective tool for the rehabilitation ...

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter #WorldMentalHealthDay https://t.co/5Q1aPBsuvE

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 I also want to talk about deterrence. Many people have spoken to the deterrent effect of higher maximums and the concern that the availability of a ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, the opioid crisis is a national public health crisis that is devastating individuals, families and communities across this country. At the beginning of September, ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 Thank you, Chair. I'd like to address my question, at least initially, to Ms. Wiebe. You spoke to us about the eight-year trial and made a ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 Thank you. You have suggested also that judges presiding over preliminary hearings who do not now have the jurisdiction to weigh out the evidence should have ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 Thank you, Chair. I'd like to talk more about the super summary offences. We've heard a number of panels speak of these and they seem to ...

Spoke in the House on Community Champions Mr. Speaker, earlier this month I honoured seven Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam community champions. I started Community Champions to recognize community volunteers who work hard to make Coquitlam-Port ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 Thank you. I'm going to segue now into reverse onus. I am referring to the brief by the Aboriginal Legal Services. One of their concerns is ...

Posted on Twitter Search and rescue volunteers drop whatever they are doing to assist people who are in distress or imminent danger -… https://t.co/3h2gvilHQV

Posted on Twitter Great news! https://t.co/J3IxB34xis

Posted on Twitter Join me at Lions Park Picnic Shelter this afternoon for a burger and conversation- rain or shine we’ve got the tent… https://t.co/QyBZ9X9n7x

Posted on Twitter Great day for BC transit riders and drivers! A huge investment in rapid transit that will make Metro Van more livab… https://t.co/lf1AXDluPo

Two months ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Conservative party playing politics in midst of gun concern: Goodale The five-tweet barrage targeted B.C. Liberal MPs Jati Sidhu, Dan Ruimy and Ron McKinnon, along with New Brunswick Liberal Alaina Lockhart and Ontario Liberal MP Mike Bossio. The tweets, including tinted photos of the Liberal MPs and their constituency ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Conservative targeting slim-margin Liberals with call to action tweets The target on Thursday was B.C. MP Ron McKinnon, a first-term Liberal MP who won his Greater Vancouver riding of Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam with a margin of just 3.28 per cent over his Conservative rival. “Today's call to action is to phone Ron McKinnon ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by City News PM advisor on LGBTQ2+ in Coquitlam next week - The Tri The special advisor to the Prime Minister on LGBTQ2+ issues will be in Coquitlam next week to talk with Tri-City residents. MP Randy Boissonnault (Liberal, Edmonton Centre) will join MP Ron McKinnon (Liberal, Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam) on Wednesday, ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 What I'd actually like to talk about today is bail reform. We know that according to police and court statistics, over half of the people currently ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, sexually-transmitted and blood-borne infections, including HIV and hepatitis C, are largely preventable but remain a significant public health concern in Canada. From coast to ...

Mentioned by City News Feds, province kick in cash to update water pipes - The Tri Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam MP Ron McKinnon said the program “is the first of its kind in Canada.” “I am pleased to work hard with our cities and First Nations to ensure they get their fair share,” he said in a news release, issued today (Thursday). The ...

Mentioned by City News Spotlight: SD43 teams in Iowa for Odyssey - The Tri Coquitlam-PoCo MP Ron McKinnon joined civic and religious leaders as well as Syrian refugees to launch a new Tri-Cities Friends of Refugees Task Group project: fixing up four homes for new Canadians. dick. ER MACHINE. Bill Dick and Lora Covinha ...

Mentioned by City News Austman looks ahead with new programs - The Tri Canadian Olympic figure skater Larkyn Austman admires a certificate and pin for community leadership presented to her last Friday by Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam MP Ron McKinnon. Austman will spend much of her summer in Colorado Springs, perfecting ...

Spoke in the House on Boy on the Beach Mr. Speaker, in September 2015, the world mourned the death of Alan Kurdi, the three-year-old refugee boy found washed up on the shores of Turkey. Alan ...

Spoke in the House on Child Health Protection Act Madam Speaker, I am very pleased to have the opportunity to address the House today regarding an important piece of legislation to prohibit the marketing of ...

Spoke in the House on Emergency Preparedness Mr. Speaker, because of climate change, weather-related natural disasters are becoming more severe, more frequent, and more expensive. At the same time as we take action ...

Spoke in the House on Port Coquitlam Rail Yard Fire Mr. Speaker, in the heart of Port Coquitlam lies the second largest rail yard west of Winnipeg. Late last month, a tanker truck moving ethanol through ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-224 An Act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (assistance — drug overdose)