Randall's Record

A Record of Results for Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke


    • Led the fight against C-51, Stephen Harper’s surveillance bill, as the Public Safety and National Security Critic for the NDP
    • Committed to repeal C-51

Trans Rights

    • Introduced Bill C-279, which guarantees trans people the same rights and protections everyone else already enjoys
    • Will reintroduce Bill C-279. This was one of only a handful of bills from opposition parties that passed the House of Commons before being killed by the unelected Senate

Effective Voice in Parliament

    • Introduced a motion to implement an action plan to protect the endangered Southern Resident Killer Whales
    • Introduced four bills to protect local watersheds in the riding
    • Spoke out against any increase in tanker traffic on our coast and against cuts to marine safety and protection programs
    • Advocated for shipbuilding contracts to bring stable, high skilled jobs to the community
    • Consistently secured more federal infrastructure spending than any other opposition riding across the nation according to independent observers like David Akin - including $1.2 billion in current spending on CFB and Dockyard upgrades

Helping Constituents

  • Worked successfully on family reunification cases and other immigration cases
  • Worked with veterans and advocated for the fair treatment for the men and women who served in the Canadian Armed Forces and RCMP
  • Flew home every weekend to meet with constituents and attend local events
  • Helped constituents get through the wall of obstacles put up by Conservatives to actually reach someone who can help with CPP, EI, Revenue Canada, and other federal services