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Liberal MP for Malpeque (P.E.I.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 62% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter @KentThornhillMP Facts are all administrations (including yours & mine)need to recognize their responsibility 4 not… https://t.co/tHhDmfvdWv

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter And what a beautiful sunset in Stanley Bridge it was https://t.co/X1M8lxtPBo

Posted on Twitter I might have to drink that wine while I wait for the sunset https://t.co/rXAdlLcjFv

Posted on Twitter Oops forgot the pic for They are off from Tea Hill in the 8k fundraiser hosted by Carsen Campbell. https://t.co/lFDfvLn9u5

Posted on Twitter They are off from Tea Hill in the 8k fundraiser hosted by Carsen Campbell.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Are the Conservatives so partisan and so self centred they'd undermine our trade negotiations on NAFTA. Absolutely disgusting - sad really.

A week ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca 'We'll spend $5000 and never need it': New safety regulations frustrating Island fishermen Malpeque MP Wayne Easter says he's heard those same concerns from fishermen over the past year, and has brought them up with Transport Canada. "My view is that Transport Canada, in coming in with these regulations, was reacting to an incident that ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by The Guardian Editorial: Dubious decision Morley Wood, left, Malpeque MP Wayne Easter and Elmer MacDonald discuss the new weight bagging equipment at Mid-Isle Farms on April 26 after Easter announced $400,000 for the business from the ACOA Business Development Program. ©Millicent ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Rural community groups get ACOA boost Malpeque MP Wayne Easter announced the funding Thursday in New Haven. "We look to the great work being done by individuals and groups in rural Atlantic Canada, and we wish to build on that," said Easter in a news release. Nine projects will receive ...

Mentioned by The Guardian Nine PEI projects to share $300000 in Canada 150 funding From left, president Alan Crane and Eric MacArthur with the Kingston Legion, join Cornwall MLA Heath MacDonald, Cornwall councillors Irene Larkin and Peter Meggs, and Malpeque MP Wayne Easter at an announcement in Kingston Thursday, July 6.

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by The Guardian SEN. DIANE GRIFFIN: Let's celebrate our birthplace Member of Parliament and fellow Islander Wayne Easter will sponsor the bill in that chamber to help expedite the process; although it would have been nice to have royal assent by Canada Day, I am confident Mr. Easter will have this passed in the fall.

A month ago

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 18th report of the Standing Committee on Finance, entitled “Canada's Federal Regional Development ...

Spoke in the House on Statistics Act Mr. Speaker, I listened to the remarks of the member for Sherwood Park—Fort Saskatchewan. The lack of real understanding of what happened in the appointments process ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the investigation into the Clyde River Fish Kill in Clyde River and area on Prince Edward Island (PEI): (a) how many personnel from ...

Spoke in the House on Main Estimates, 2017-18 Madam Speaker, I do enjoy some time on the finance committee with the member for Edmonton Manning. He mentioned fiction. There really was a lot of ...

Mentioned by The Guardian Broadband Internet infrastructure upgrades announced in Stanley Bridge ... Matthew Jelley, chair of Resort Municipality of Stanley Bridge, Hope River, Bayview, Cavendish and North Rustico; Kim Champion, account manager at Eastlink; and Malpeque MP Wayne Easter attended an announcement Saturday of an Internet upgrade.

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Paris Agreement Mr. Speaker, earlier the minister said the motion was important to see where the new Conservative leadership stands. I would tell her that I would not ...

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Madam Speaker, I believe the member for Halifax left out one very important point about what legalization would do, and that is that individuals would know ...

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Mr. Speaker, I congratulate the member on his remarks. I thought they were very thorough, well thought out, and very fair. I am pleased to hear ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I listened with interest to the member for Joliette as he spoke mainly about the infrastructure bank. If I could put it simply, I ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Economic and Fiscal Outlook We'll come to order and reconvene on committee business. We're in public for a bit. Just to give people an indication of what we have to ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Department of Finance, Vote ... Thank you, both. To close, Minister, I have a question, or perhaps more of a comment. We've had Dominic Barton and some other representatives from the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Second Report of the Advisory Council on Economic Growth The time is up. I hope we'll have time for one more question from each of the parties. There is a point that I do want ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Committee Business —and proposed an agenda going forward. Suzie is going to distribute that. We'll go through the calendar and where I think we are. We decided as ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-26, An Act to amend the Canada Pension ... I think probably procedurally the best way to proceed is we need basically an agreement to adopt the subcommittee report, and if there's anything we want ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations in Advance of the 2017 Budget Thank you, Mr. Estabrooks, Mr. Caron. I do have one question I want to bring here. I know ACOA reasonably well. I will agree with you ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Canada Revenue Agency’s Efforts to Combat Tax Avoidance and Evasion Okay. B.C., Alberta, and Saskatchewan.... I actually think—and I'll go to Mr. Caron on this, as well—you're right. In terms of the numbers for the overall ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Cost estimate of Bill C-239, An Act to Amend the Income Tax ... Thank you very much. Is there anyone else who has one quick question they want to ask? Okay, with that we'll thank the parliamentary budget officer ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-253 An Act to Recognize Charlottetown as the Birthplace of Confederation

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-551 An Act to establish the National Security Committee of Parliamentarians