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

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Good Guardian editorial "Daisy on trial" re Trumps attack on dairy.Reality: our policy allow farmers payment fr mkt -US allows exploitation

This week

Mentioned by HighTech Caller Canada's Trudeau Defends Dairy System After Trump Criticism American producers say Canada's policy violates trade agreements and exacerbates a glut of milk on the American side of the border. Malpeque MP Wayne Easter has some advice for U.S. President Donald Trump over remarks claiming unfair dairy trade ...

Posted on Twitter Great to attend w Min MacAulay - investment up to $5.2 million for youth green jobs within Agric and agri-food sect… https://t.co/XR0z9x7l92

Posted on Twitter Agreed Sandy. We are all working towards it and we have a recommendation in the Finance Committee Report https://t.co/cN1QQRV85f

Posted on Twitter Hmmmm April 23rd !!! I guess I won't cut the grass today. At this time of year this is called "poor man's fertilize… https://t.co/7XuL35HjF2

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Aug31-Sept2 PEI Model Parliament and Conference to celebrate Canada150. Great youth-led initiative. Have your say… https://t.co/P7OQMnd5Pf

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada is not the problem, says MP Wayne Easter over dairy trade with the U.S. Malpeque MP Wayne Easter has some advice for U.S. President Donald Trump over remarks claiming unfair dairy trade practices between Canada and the U.S. and the affects on the American dairy industry's revenue and jobs. Canada is not the problem.

Posted on Twitter Jeepers! At White House if President wants to talk dairy policy. Unlike US our policy is w'out taxpayer subsidies https://t.co/s1Wa5V9i4F

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Liberal MP Easter says Grits should switch approach on House rule changes to get legislative agenda moving Liberal MP Wayne Easter, right, pictured with Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner. Mr. Easter told The Hill Times that there's not enough getting done in the House of Commons. 'I've been a long-term MP and I strongly believe that you have to have at least ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Liberal MP Easter says Grits should switch approach on House rule changes to get legislative agenda moving Liberal MP Wayne Easter, right, pictured with Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner. Mr. Easter told The Hill Times that there's not enough getting done in the House of Commons. 'I've been a long-term MP and I strongly believe that you have to have at least ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 15th report of the Standing Committee on Finance entitled “Canada's Housing Markets: Benefits, ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Madam Speaker, I have been watching some of this debate, and it has certainly strayed away from the question that is on the table today. My ...

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

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 ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted No on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by The Guardian WAYNE EASTER: A special relationship Malpeque MP Wayne Easter, left, greets U.S. Senator John McCain of Arizona prior to discussions on cross-border and global issues during a recent meeting in Washington. ©(Submitted photo). From March 20-22, 2017, I had the honour to co-lead an ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I listened to the member's remarks. Having listened to some of the debate today, it is interesting to note that earlier a member of ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by The Guardian PEI MP Wayne Easter pleased with response to tax evasion report Malpeque MP Wayne Easter says he is pleased with the federal government's response to a Standing Committee on Finance report on tax avoidance and evasion. Easter is the chair of the committee, which made 14 recommendations to government in light of ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 14th report of the Standing Committee on Finance in relation to Supplementary Estimates ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 13th report of the Standing Committee on Finance in relation to Bill C-240, ...

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 in the House on Distinguished Alumni Award Mr. Speaker I rise to congratulate Islander David Thompson, granted the distinguished alumni award at the Dalhousie Faculty of Agriculture. This most prestigious award recognizes outstanding ...

Three months ago

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 in the House on Marie Hendricken Mr. Speaker, I rise to pay tribute to Marie Hendricken, who recently passed away. Marie was, first and foremost, a lifelong partner with her husband J.P.—for ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 11th report of the Standing Committee on Finance, entitled “Creating the Conditions for ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Canada Revenue Agency’s Efforts to Combat Tax Avoidance and Evasion We'll call the meeting to order. Today's hearing is pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), a study of the Canada Revenue Agency's efforts to combat tax avoidance ...

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