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Employment  Mr. Speaker, young entrepreneurs from across Canada are in Ottawa today to receive mentorship and to learn from business leaders. I am so pleased that one of those young entrepreneurs is Coltin Handrahan from my riding. He is aggressive, and he wants to build for the future. Wou

June 11th, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

Committees of the House  Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 23rd report of the Standing Committee on Finance in relation to Bill C-74, an act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other measures. The committee h

May 28th, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

Tourism in Prince Edward Island  Mr. Speaker, winter has come to an end in most of the country and the tourism season is upon us. What better place to visit than my home province of Prince Edward Island, the garden of the gulf? In Cavendish, as many thousands have done before, people can tour the famous Green

May 28th, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

Allan Ling  Mr. Speaker, I stand today to honour a lifelong friend and pre-eminent farm leader, Allan Ling, who passed away recently. Allan, a farmer, was a tireless advocate for the farming industry. Beginning with 4H, he then organized and served with the National Farmers Union, became ch

May 11th, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

Interparliamentary Delegations  Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 34(1) I have the honour to present, in both official languages, four reports of the Canada-United States Interparliamentary Group. The first report concerns the Canadian/American Border Trade Alliance conference held in Ottawa, Ontario, fr

May 9th, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

Business of Supply  Madam Speaker, I have been listening to the remarks made by members opposite. We have been discussing this issue at finance committee for some time. That member's remarks go beyond the pale with respect to energy costs. What state in the United States has had carbon pricing for

May 8th, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

Gordon Brown  Mr. Speaker, it is with profound sadness that I stand in the House today to join my voice with others in paying tribute to our dear friend and colleague, Gord Brown. It is also with immense joy that I can share what a wonderful person Gord was in every imaginable way. First and

May 2nd, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

Norman Peters  Mr. Speaker, it is with great sadness that I stand to recognize the death of Norman Peters, loved by all Islanders as the Bearded Skipper. Norman was a lifelong fisherman from North Rustico, serving as president of the North Shore Fishermen's Association for two decades, represen

April 25th, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

2018 Paralympic and Olympic Winter Games  Mr. Speaker, Canadians have proudly watched the Olympic and Paralympic athletes represent Canada at the Winter Games in South Korea. While I congratulate all competitors, especially those from P.E.I., I do want to single out Mark Arendz, who stood on the podium six times. Mark l

March 28th, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

Interparliamentary Delegations  Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 34(1), I have the honour to present to the House, in both official languages, three reports of the Canada-United States Inter-Parliamentary Group. The first concerns the Pacific NorthWest Economic Region's 27th annual summit held in Portla

March 26th, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

House debate  Mr. Speaker, on this point of order, the member was here when the motion was moved, but the member left before the vote, so the motion should stand.

March 23rd, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

The Budget  Madam Speaker, I want to make some comments on one part of the member's speech. He must have read a different document than this budget document, which talks about equality and growth. He is certainly off the mark on so many of his points. This budget is all about growing the e

March 20th, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

The Budget  Mr. Speaker, just yesterday morning in my office I was going through some of the proposals that have come forward for the Canada summer jobs program. There are always more proposals than there is money available to assist. However, I want to say how important the Canada summer jo

March 19th, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

The Budget  Mr. Speaker, if there was ever a budget that emphasized women and their potential in the workforce or in being entrepreneurs or researchers, this budget is certainly it. I would just refer the member opposite to page 110 and the things talked about on that page: “helping women-ow

March 19th, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal

The Budget  Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Rivière-des-Mille-Îles. I am pleased to speak to budget 2018, which lays out the government's plans to build on its previous budget and invest in our people, our communities, our resources, and give our citizens the best

March 19th, 2018House debate

Wayne EasterLiberal