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  • His favourite word is community.

Liberal MP for Central Nova (Nova Scotia)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 59% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Thanks to Lois Ann Dort @guysboro for speaking with me about #Budget2017: https://t.co/ROoyizZgSb

Posted on Twitter Congrats @camsara99, we are proud of you- have a great trip! Cameron shared her winning essay with us:… https://t.co/IqTJV96ePM

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Congrats @SteveStreatch! Looking forward to meeting the new addition someday soon! https://t.co/mplhuY0cf3

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Thanks to @ngnews for discussing what #Budget2017 means for Pictou County: https://t.co/aRsNUyFqL8

Posted on Twitter Thanks to @989XFM for chatting about #Budget2017 https://t.co/xVERqVjYEt

This week

Posted on Twitter Congrats to Antigonish Affordable Housing on the official opening of the new four-unit Riverside Estates! To the ne… https://t.co/2tGsW9PKqR

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 Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada That's good. We need more of that. Monsieur Fortin, I'll begin with you. You ended your remarks on a recommendation that we create a piece of ...

Spoke in the House on 2017 Global Teacher Prize Mr. Speaker, we all know that some of the best people in the world come from Atlantic Canada. Last week, Maggie MacDonnell, a teacher from Antigonish, ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada and Daughters of the Vote Thank you very much for being here. I have about six days' worth of questions and so I will jump right in. Ms. McInturff, I'll begin ...

A month ago

Mentioned by The News Central Nova MP discusses Atlantic Growth Strategy As someone who once had to leave Nova Scotia to find a job, Central Nova MP Sean Fraser wants to make sure opportunities exist in his riding so that people ...

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca Hector Arena receiving Canada 150 facelift The federal government has kicked in $30,942 for upgrades to Pictou's Hector Arena through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. The funding, announced Friday by Central Nova MP Sean Fraser, will cover costs for a new scoreboard, ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Water Quality Just to offer a counterpoint to the issue about this being public health, I think we all recognize it is a public health issue, but I ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Bill C-309 Thank you very much, Mr. Spengemann, for appearing today, but more importantly, for putting forward this interesting and exciting private member's bill. One of the things ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Infrastructure and Smart Communities and Briefing on Canada's New Infrastructure Plan: 1st ... Thank you very much for being here today. I'd like to begin, like Mr. Hardie, by expressing my profound respect for the PBO. Having worked with ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Violence Against Young Women and Girls In Canada and Economic Security of ... Excellent. Thank you. Ms. Lahey, I think I have about a minute left. I think it was you who mentioned that in terms of macroeconomics, governing ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Infrastructure and Smart Communities Thank you very much. I think you'll find that my questioning picks up right where Mr. Rayes left off. Ms. Heron, I also come from an ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in South Sudan Thank you very much for being here. I really appreciate the work that you're doing. I'll try to be quick because I only have a few ...

Spoke in the House on Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Mr. Speaker, I am thankful for the opportunity to debate this important legislation, Bill C-37. It is a response to the national opioid crisis that is ...

Spoke in the House on Peace By Chocolate Mr. Speaker, Happy Valentine's Day. In the spirit of this celebration, I want to share the sweetest of love stories, that between the dedicated community members ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Federal Framework on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Act Mr. Speaker, I am thankful for the opportunity today to debate the creation of a federal framework on PTSD through Bill C-211. I would like to ...

Mentioned by Guysborough Journal Sherbrooke building repurposed as new fire hall Sean Fraser, Member of Parliament for Central Nova, announced Feb. 3 a $242,000 contribution through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP150) to assist the ... “Sherbrooke & Area Volunteer Fire Department very much appreciates the ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by The News The News – year in photos Prime Minister Justin Trudeau holds Central Nova MP Sean Fraser's infant daughter Molly during a barbeque hosted by Fraser on Aug. 16 in New Glasgow. Also shown are Fraser, right, and his wife Sarah Burton, left. ©Carol Dunn. At this time each year, ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, I would first like to draw on a curious comment made in response to the question of my colleague. The hon. member said he ...

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, today is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada. This day marks the anniversary of the death in ...

Spoke in the House on Holidays Act Madam Speaker, I am pleased to support this bill, which would raise the profile of Remembrance Day and make it a national legal holiday on par ...

Spoke in the House on St. Francis Xavier University Mr. Speaker, tomorrow at my alma mater, St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, 1,000 students will be initiated into Atlantic Canada's own fellowship of ...

Mentioned by Daily Commercial News MPs' infrastructure panel divided on sustainability ... an Alberta MP and until recently a member of the standing committee on transport, infrastructure and communities, and Nova Scotia Liberal MP Sean Fraser, currently a member of the transport and infrastructure committee, was Striking a Balance ...

Mentioned by Daily Commercial News MPs' infrastructure panel divided on sustainability ... an Alberta MP and until recently a member of the standing committee on transport, infrastructure and communities, and Nova Scotia Liberal MP Sean Fraser, currently a member of the transport and infrastructure committee, was Striking a Balance ...