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Transportation Modernization Act  Mr. Speaker, I consider my hon. colleague from across the way, the member for Foothills, a friend on the agriculture committee. We often disagree, but we generally are focused on our customers and constituents and how we can improve the agriculture industry in Canada. Speaking o

May 3rd, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

Transportation Modernization Act  Mr. Speaker, I sit on the agriculture committee, and back in January it held an emergency session to look at service delivery and problems that western grain farmers were facing. With regard to service delivery, the CTA would now have the ability to investigate service problems

May 3rd, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

Climate Leadership Award  Mr. Speaker, climate change is undoubtedly a defining issue of our age with our collective leadership determining the future of the planet and the well-being of generations to come. Fortunately, Canada is leading by taking action to reduce our greenhouse gases while also apprecia

April 26th, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1  Madam Speaker, the project the member is describing shows how the revised National Research Council will be able to help solve problems such as she is describing on the coast. Funds for the ocean, coastal and river engineering programs are being consolidated under the National Re

April 19th, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1  Madam Speaker, it was staggering to see the numbers for Guelph. Some $8.8 million per month is going into our Guelph economy and helping the families of Guelph as well Winnipeg North. The budget will be indexing those funds starting this July, which will give us future growth for

April 19th, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1  Madam Speaker, it is not surprising to hear the question from the hon. member for Barrie—Innisfil. We have heard this question many times. We heard it during the election, and we have heard it since in all debates in the House. There are obviously two different ways of approach

April 19th, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1  Madam Speaker, I am pleased to stand in support of the proposed budget, Bill C-74, the budget implementation act, 2018, No. 1, which really has the four areas that we have been looking at as a government, taking input from across Canada and working with all parliamentarians. Thos

April 19th, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1  Mr. Speaker, a few of the items that popped into mind as the member was presenting were the investments being made in Statistics Canada in order to get third party information on programs that are being implemented. I wonder whether the member would support the investments in Sta

April 19th, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

Oceans Act  Mr. Speaker, it is always an education when the member is in the House. He was outlining the differences in Canada in terms of our oceans, where we have oceans across the west, the north, and the east. We are working with indigenous people now in a new relationship. The Prime Min

March 26th, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

Oceans Act  Mr. Speaker, I am listening to the discussion today, thinking there is a classic situation unfolding again. The NDP thinks the government is doing too much and the Conservatives think we are not doing enough. I will go back to the discussion around the protection of the oceans.

March 26th, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

Oceans Act  Mr. Speaker, I wonder if the parliamentary secretary for fisheries and oceans, and formerly the parliamentary secretary for science, could help to bridge the investments that budget 2018 has in science, the $3.8 billion going into research, where scientists will be working on fis

March 26th, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

Business of Supply  Mr. Speaker, maybe the member across the way could comment on the 13 agreements that were signed in India, the most important being about protection of lentil shipments from Saskatchewan, $1.3 billion a year, which will be opened up by the end of 2018. Has he read those statement

March 22nd, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

The Budget  Mr. Speaker, in talking about regional development, the government is supporting the regional development agencies nationally and looking at a one-door approach through Innovation Canada. If one looks up Innovation Canada and puts in their region, postal code, and the problem the

March 20th, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

The Budget  Mr. Speaker, with my thanks to the member, we do share a passion there. It was good to see research finally taking a gain through this budget. Research has been denied access to funding for years through the previous government. Now we have opened up the door to researchers to he

March 20th, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal

The Budget  Mr. Speaker, I would direct the member for Sarnia—Lambton to pages 100 to 119 of the budget. In those pages, we talk about $1.4 billion in new financing over three years available through BDC, in addition to an increased $200 million from $70 million of investment in women-led te

March 20th, 2018House debate

Lloyd LongfieldLiberal