|Preceded by||Wayne Wettlaufer|
|Succeeded by||Daiene Vernile|
29 June 1965 |
John Christopher Milloy (born June 29, 1965) is a former politician in Ontario, Canada. He was a Liberal member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 2003 to 2014 who represented the riding of the Kitchener Centre. He served as a cabinet minister in the government of Dalton McGuinty and Kathleen Wynne.
Milloy obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from Carleton University, a Master of Arts degree in International History from the London School of Economics, and a Doctorate in Modern History from Oxford University. He worked at the Centre for International Governance Innovation in Waterloo, Ontario. He was a legislative assistant to Prime Minister of Canada Jean Chrétien from 1997 to 2002, and also worked as an assistant to Stéphane Dion, John Manley and Yvonne O'Neill. He is married to Sara Pendergast, an emergency room physician.
Milloy has written a book titled The North Atlantic Treaty Organization, 1948-1957: Community or Alliance? published by McGill-Queen's University Press on June 1, 2006.
In the 2003 provincial election he ran as the Liberal candidate in the riding of Kitchener Centre. He defeated incumbent Progressive Conservative Wayne Wettlaufer by 2,160 votes. On October 23, 2003, Milloy was named parliamentary assistant to Premier Dalton McGuinty in the latter's secondary capacity as the Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, and continued under new minister Marie Bountrogianni. He served in this position until November 2006, when he was appointed parliamentary assistant to Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities Christopher Bentley.
He was re-elected in the 2007 provincial election and he was appointed to Cabinet as Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities. In a cabinet shuffle on June 24, 2009, he was given additional responsibilities as Minister of Research and Innovation. After the 2011 election, he was moved to the position of Minister of Community and Social Services and named Government House Leader.
|Provincial Government of Kathleen Wynne|
|Cabinet Post (1)|
|Dwight Duncan||Minister of Government Services
|Provincial Government of Dalton McGuinty|
|Cabinet Posts (4)|
|Monique Smith||Government House Leader
|Madeleine Meilleur||Minister of Community and Social Services
|John Wilkinson||Minister of Research and Innovation
|Christopher Bentley||Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities
|Ontario general election, 2003|
|Progressive Conservative||Wayne Wettlaufer||16,120||37.57||-12.58|
|New Democratic||Ted Martin||6,781||15.80||+8.04|
|Ontario general election, 2007|
|Progressive Conservative||Matt Stanson||9,713||25.5||-12.07|
|New Democratic||Rich Moffit||6,694||17.6||+1.8|
|Family Coalition||William J. Berhardt||600||1.6|
|Independent||John D. McGuire||425||1.1|
|Ontario general election, 2011|
|Progressive Conservative||Dave Macdonald||15,069||38.40||+12.87|
|New Democratic||Cameron Dearlove||7,385||18.82||+1.23|
|Total valid votes||39,238||100.0|
|Total rejected, unmarked and declined ballots||172||0.44|
|Source: Elections Ontario|
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- John Milloy (June 1, 2006). "The North Atlantic Treaty Organization, 1948-1957: Community or Alliance?". McGill-Queen's University Press.
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- Benzie, Robert (March 1, 2014). "Veteran Grit, Tory MPPs to depart". Toronto Star. p. A7.
- Herhalt, Chris (March 26, 2015). "Former MPP John Milloy joining Laurier". Waterloo Region Record. p. B1.
- "Official return from the records - Kitchener Centre" (PDF). Elections Ontario. November 18, 2011.