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  • His favourite word is support.

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

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

A week ago

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 No 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 ...

Voted No on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-217 It seems the thrust of this bill is about public safety, although our notes state that it is about maintaining “confidence in the administration of justice”. ...

Posted on Twitter Let’s stand against discrimination today and every day in Coquitlam - Port Coquitlam! Show your support and remembe… https://t.co/kslwbVngan

Mentioned by City News Port Coquitlam readies for new rec complex - The Tri Port Coquitlam city council, MP Ron McKinnon, MLA Mike Farnworth, UBCM's Wendy Booth and council members with the Kwikwetlem First Nation turn the ground in front of the Port Coquitlam rec centre. A $132-million replacement will be complete in June ...

Mentioned by satPRnews (press release) Ground breaking for new Port Coquitlam Recreation Complex Today Ron McKinnon, Member of Parliament for Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; Linda Reimer, Member of the Legislative Assembly for Port Moody-Coquitlam, on behalf of the ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Coquitlam—Port Coquitlam Seniors Advisory Council Mr. Speaker, I am proud to announce that the Coquitlam—Port Coquitlam seniors advisory council held its first meeting last week. The seniors advisory council will meet ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-305 I have a question as well. I've also wrestled with the concept of “primarily” and with trying to find some alternative wording that would be suitable ...

Posted on Twitter Our first CSAC meeting was held last week and was the beginning of many important conversations with seniors in our… https://t.co/hYJTYlloQM

Posted on Twitter Thrilled to have Aman Kular, delegate for Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam, join me on the Hill for #DaughtersoftheVote &… https://t.co/C2Xf4syCaJ

A month ago

Mentioned by City News Federal $ for Port Coquitlam seniors home - The Tri Today, Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam Liberal MP Ron McKinnon announced the $24,714 grant to update the deteriorating flooring at Hawthorne Lodge that is used for adult day program activities. The cash, given under the government's New Horizons for Seniors ...

Posted on Twitter We are calling on young innovators to submit ideas on climate change solutions. The top 3 winning proposals receive… https://t.co/HF1z5KDMCa

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-305 Thank you for coming today. The problem we're wrestling with is whether we can expand this to cover spaces or places that are primarily associated with ...

Posted on Twitter Good luck to local Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam businesses up for a @SmallBusinessBC award tonight! #SBBCAwards

Mentioned by City News Coquitlam, PoCo seniors sought for MP's new advisory council - The Tri The group, which mirrors Liberal MP Ron McKinnon's constituency youth council that started last summer, will have its first meeting on Friday, March 3. Among the topics to be discussed include the national dementia strategy, the Old Age Security ...

Posted on Twitter Today I’m wearing pink as a reminder that we can work together to combat bullying #pinkshirtday #pinkshirtpromise https://t.co/Gkp5dQ9GSh

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-305 I took notice of your broader discussion about hate crimes and so forth. However, we unfortunately have to deal with a very narrow aspect of that, ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-305 Okay. All right. Second, I'm interested in the scope of the buildings that you're intending this to apply to. Proposed paragraph (c) of new subsection (4.101) ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, our Canadian Armed Forces operates in a wide variety of challenging and geographically diverse locations around the globe. Whether our forces are at home ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Access to the Justice System I believe you spoke about the prospect of expanding the nature of services, for, say, family law versus criminal law. Would it not exacerbate the funding ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, Canadians need only to turn on the news to see the devastating effect that the problematic use of fentanyl and other opioids is having ...

Spoke in the House on Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Madam Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the hon. member for Edmonton Centre. I am pleased to rise today to speak in support of ...

Mentioned by City News Spotlight: MP McKinnon hands out Canada 150 badges to Port Coquitlam Scouts - The Tri Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam Liberal MP Ron McKinnon handed members of the 4th Port Coquitlam Scout group with the Scouts Canada new Commemorative Canada 150th badge. Youth leader Brandon Hodge was at the event. CASK. FROTH FUN. Full Barrel ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Access to the Justice System Thank you all for being here. I appreciate your testimony. My question is for the Canadian Bar Association. In your brief on page 5, you say ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, it is extremely important to Canada's economy to have efficient highways that connect us to our families and communities and to goods and services. ...

Mentioned by City News Tri-City MP 'disappointed' with PM's pipeline decision - The Tri Liberal MP Ron McKinnon (Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam) said although he is disappointed, he believes much thought was put into the decision to move the project forward "in the national interest." Now, he wants to see the 157 conditions and 49 environmental ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-201 Thank you, Chair. Mr. Falk touched on an interesting line of questions that I would like to continue. Clause 3 states: It is prohibited for any ...

Spoke in the House on Good Samaritan Drug Overdose Act moved that the bill be read the third time and passed. Madam Speaker, I want to thank all members of the House for their support of ...

Spoke in the House on Small Business and Tourism Mr. Speaker, today the world's largest travel guide, Lonely Planet, named Canada the premier destination for 2017. We know that our government is working hard to ...

Spoke in the House on Teddy Bear Picnic and Parade Mr. Speaker, the Festival Coquitlam Society's 27th annual Teddy Bear Picnic and Parade is this weekend, on Sunday. This fun-filled family event exemplifies the vibrant community ...

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