Member of Parliament
Port Moody – Westwood – Port Coquitlam
James Moore was first elected to the House of Commons in 2000 and re-elected in 2004, 2006 and 2008.
In June 2008, he was appointed Secretary of State (Asia-Pacific Gateway) (2010 Olympics) (Official Languages).
Mr. Moore had previously been appointed Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Public Works and Government Services in February 2006, and was additionally named Parliamentary Secretary for the Pacific Gateway and the Vancouver Whistler Olympics in April 2006. Mr. Moore has been a member of the standing committees on Government Operations and Estimates, on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, on Transport, and on Environment and Sustainable Development.
In addition to his community and political work, Mr. Moore also has extensive experience in broadcasting, including once launching his own talk show.
Mr. Moore is a graduate of the University of Northern British Columbia and holds a Masters of Arts degree in political studies from the University of Saskatchewan.
On May 2nd, 2011, James was re-elected to as the Member of Parliament for the riding of Port Moody-Westwood-Port Coquitlam, making him the first 5-term MP in his community in Canadian history.