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  • His favourite word is seniors.

Liberal MP for Dartmouth—Cole Harbour (Nova Scotia)

Won his last election, in 2021, with 53% of the vote.

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #655 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

Voted Yes on Vote #656 on Bill C-35 Respecting early learning and child care in Canada

This week

Voted No on Vote #648 Opposition Motion (ArriveCAN)

Voted No on Vote #649 on Bill C-354 Amend the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission Act (Quebec’s cultural distinctiveness and French-speaking communities)

Voted Yes on Vote #650 on Bill C-321 Amend the Criminal Code (assaults against persons who provide health services and first responders)

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Threat Analysis Affecting Canada and the Canadian Armed Forces’ Operational Readiness to ... Thank you very much, Chair. It's been a fascinating panel. I want to thank our witnesses. Thank you very much, Colonel, for your service to our ...

Spoke in the House on Mayor of Halifax Mr. Speaker, I am rising to recognize and honour my good friend and former parliamentarian from Dartmouth—Cole Harbour, the three-term Mayor of Halifax, Mike Savage. Mike ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Transparency within the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you, folks, for being here. I appreciate your team being here again after last week when you couldn't make ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Transparency within the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces, ... Thank you very much. I support the idea of freezing rents. I disagree, however, with the Conservatives' decision to freeze the pay of our armed forces ...

Spoke in the House on Rick Howe Mr. Speaker, “If you're not outraged, you're not paying attention.” Rick Howe, Nova Scotian broadcasting legend, the voice of Nova Scotia, has passed away at the ...

A month ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Threat Analysis Affecting Canada and the Canadian Armed Forces’ Operational Readiness to ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Mr. Olmsted, I want to thank you for being here. I want to thank you for being so patient with ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Briefing on the Situation in the Indo-Pacific Region Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. We have all agreed that the topic of housing is hugely important, which is why when the Conservatives, under James, ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Christmas Mr. Speaker, 'Twas the week before Christmas and I must admit, Thirty hours was a long time to sit. But Liberals prevailed on behalf of the ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Briefing on the War in Ukraine Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I want to thank all our witnesses for being here. David, thanks for filling in at the last minute; we ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Meetings and Information Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Minister Blair, Major-General and Deputy Minister for being here. To you and the rest of your team, thank ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Information Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you very much to our witnesses. Sergeant Banks, it's nice to see you again. Welcome back to committee. I'm ...

Spoke in the House on Myles Goodwyn Mr. Speaker, Nova Scotia lost one of its own yesterday. Myles Goodwyn of Canada's legendary band April Wine has passed away. For decades, Myles and April ...

Spoke in the House on Health Madam Speaker, on this World AIDS Day, ensuring that Canadians have access to testing and treatment for HIV is a top priority for our government. That ...

Spoke in the House on HIV and AIDS Madam Speaker, December 1 marks World AIDS Day and the beginning of Indigenous AIDS Awareness Week. During this time, we remember those we lost to HIV ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on National Pain Awareness Week Mr. Speaker, this week marks National Pain Awareness Week, a time to raise awareness about chronic pain, the severe impact it has on people's lives and ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, since 2017, guided by the Canadian drugs and substances strategy, CDSS, the Government of Canada has taken a comprehensive approach to address substance use ...

Posted on Twitter Happy birthday @pie_humble!!! #Dartmouth https://t.co/R1DF6xHllz

Posted on Twitter Love how many folks came out to show local Downtown #Dartmouth businesses some love! 🥰 Way to go, @DT_Dartmouth! https://t.co/EebH6fKiRw

Posted on Twitter It’s a beautiful day in #Dartmouth for the @DT_Dartmouth food crawl! 😍 🗓Today 5:30pm — 8:00pm #SupportLocal https://t.co/8oNc5BCgmS

Posted on Twitter ✨Oh. My. Goodness.✨ This is going to be the BIGGEST Downtown #Dartmouth Food Crawl yet. 🍔🍝🍪🥞 The folks at… https://t.co/NTVo8zoZct

Posted on Twitter It’s the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia, a time to reaffirm our commitment to maki… https://t.co/UzYp9JxWKx

Posted on Twitter 🙌 Amazing news for #CleanTech companies in #Dartmouth #ColeHarbour and across Atlantic Canada! ➡️Our government is… https://t.co/MxN7U8PcS6

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-238 An Act respecting the development of a national strategy for the safe disposal of lamps containing mercury