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Liberal MP for Saint John—Rothesay (New Brunswick)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 49% of the vote.

Two days ago

Didn't vote on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Didn't vote on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Didn't vote on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Didn't vote on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Posted on Twitter Great seeing @IBEW @RossGalbraith Jean-Marc Ringuette @PattyHajdu @TheChamberSJ today @_Matt_Wayland https://t.co/qz3Yuu5DCS

Posted on Twitter Thrilled to have @PattyHajdu @TheChamberSJ talking budget 2017! https://t.co/PICGatUuvI

Posted on Twitter I'm proud that we have delivered on our Community Heroes Benefit that will give much needed help to families!… https://t.co/C9pvIPfXpz

Posted on Twitter I'm very proud that we have delivered on our Community Heroes Benefit that will give much needed… https://t.co/9vRlWZjyue

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Launching #ShareOurStories @SaintJohnFPL https://t.co/41c1NNP65D

Mentioned by Yahoo News Small deeds, big projects: tackling Saint John poverty When Wayne Long and his staff first floated the idea of operating a free lunch program at his Market Square office, "we thought we might get a person or two a day," the Saint John-Rothesay MP said. Since late January, many more than that, including ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Small deeds, big projects: tackling Saint John poverty When Wayne Long and his staff first floated the idea of operating a free lunch program at his Market Square office, "we thought we might get a person or two a day," the Saint John-Rothesay MP said. Since late January, many more than that, including ...

Posted on Twitter Here @InfoAMSJ @HanceCBC @thewrightpage to talk #povertreduction https://t.co/PdX9BQK1sX

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Government of Canada concludes first case study visit for Tackling Poverty Together project in Saint John, New ... SAINT JOHN, March 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, Wayne Long, Member of Parliament for Saint John–Rothesay, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, thanked the City of Saint John, the ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you, Chair. Thank you to our witnesses. I come from Saint John–Rothesay in southern New Brunswick. Unfortunately, we're a city of two stories of great ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you to our presenters this morning. I'd like to start with Marie-Christine and Linda on housing and how important affordable ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Huddle Today Discover Saint John Announces Canada 150 Cargo-tecture Competition Saint John MP Wayne Long, Area 506 organizer Ray Gracewood, Discover Saint John executive director Victoria Clarke and Saint John Mayor Don Darling. Image: Cherise Letson/Huddle Today ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) Thank you, Chair. Welcome back to some of our guests, and welcome for the first time to Mr. Martin-Bariteau. Mr. Karanicolas, I want to start with ...

Spoke in the House on Homelessness Mr. Speaker, the facts are sobering. There are 35,000 people in our country who will be homeless tonight. There are 235,000 people who will experience homelessness ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Ms. Guy, with regard to homelessness and shelters, I have spent a lot of time in shelters. In Saint John, there's a shelter called Outflow that ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) Thank you, Chair. It's great to be back on the committee again after a week away. You did miss me. I have a question. I want ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you, Chair, and welcome to everybody. These are wonderful presentations this morning. One thing I think the government tends to do at the federal level ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies I was part owner of the Saint John Sea Dogs—the Memorial Cup-winning Sea Dogs, I might add. I'm going to read a quote for you. It ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you, Chair. Thank you to our guests this morning for their very heartfelt presentations. Mr. Distasio, I just want to talk with you, if I ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, homelessness is a terrible, preventable situation lived by too many Canadians. I was proud to see our government increasing the homeless partnering strategy funding ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I thank the member across for his speech and his version of economics. Again we hear how the Conservative Party is such a great ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Port Saint John: Canada's next National Historic Seaport? Saint John MP Wayne Long has declared the development of Partridge Island as a priority, pushing for the establishment of a ferry service to the island by the end of his mandate. "I don't think there's a historic side in Canada that can boast that ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Early Learning Mr. Speaker, today, I want to address a topic on which we should all be able to agree, and that is child literacy. I am proud ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Pension Plan Madam Speaker, in my riding of Saint John—Rothesay, people who come into my constituency office are very happy and proud that our government has the foresight ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Pension Plan Mr. Speaker, my colleague just gave an excellent speech about the CPP and the Liberal government making changes. In my riding, I have constituent after constituent ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Madam Speaker, on behalf of my great riding of Saint John—Rothesay, it is a pleasure to stand and speak to Bill C-29 and what it means ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, I stand back and I marvel at times at the Conservative Party's view that it was such a steward of the economy. We certainly ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Moosehead to build new brewery on Saint John waterfront Moosehead Breweries has settled on Saint John's waterfront for the location of its new small-batch brewery. Mayor Don Darling confirmed the news with a tweeted a photo of himself, Saint John MP Wayne Long, and Moosehead executives Andrew and ...