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

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

Yesterday

Mentioned by CBC.ca MP says labelling all genetically modified foods could create unnecessary fear An Island MP says he voted against a private member's bill to require the labelling of genetically-modified food because he didn't think a blanket system would serve the public. Wayne Easter was one of three Island MPs who voted against the bill, which ...

This week

Posted on Twitter Photography Contest! Calling All Amateur Photographers! https://t.co/GppGsxk5HH

Posted on Twitter #ThrowbackThursday Here`s a picture of me addressing a local union chapter while serving as the National Farmers Un… https://t.co/6bTfKk0NlR

Posted on Twitter The Danube river & Parliament Budapest, Hungary. Three days mts over. Heading home. Lots of history here. https://t.co/slMJFbmk2n

A week ago

Posted on Twitter @CornwallHeath Congrats to 60 yrs - the MacDonald's - between airports on my way to Budapest. Love you guys and all the best. None better

Posted on Twitter Attended a Charity Concert at Ottawa City Hall today to show our support to those who are affected by the flood in… https://t.co/PCVIMubyu7

Posted on Twitter Happy International Vyshyvanka Day! #VyshyvankaDay https://t.co/zRACtbM0t1

Voted Yes on Vote #285 Private Members' Business M-64 (Italian Heritage Month)

Voted No on Vote #284 on Bill C-322 Amend the Railway Safety Act (road crossings)

Voted No on Vote #283 on Bill C-291 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (genetically modified food)

Voted Yes on Vote #282 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Voted Yes on Vote #281 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Leone Bagnall Mr. Speaker, I rise to honour former P.E.I. MLA and cabinet minister Leone Bagnall, who passed away on April 30. Mrs. Bagnall served in the P.E.I. ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 16th report of the Standing Committee on Finance, in relation to the main ...

Spoke in the House on Interparliamentary Delegations Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 34(1) I have the honour to present, in both official languages, three reports of the Canada-United States Inter-Parliamentary Group. The ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Atlantic Agricultural Hall of Fame Inductee Mr. Speaker, I rise to pay tribute to Eddy Dykerman, recently inducted into the Atlantic Agricultural Hall of Fame. Eddy, along with his father Bert and ...

A month 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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 months 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 14th report of the Standing Committee on Finance in relation to Supplementary Estimates ...

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 ...

More than 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 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