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  • His favourite word is athletes.

Conservative MP for Bramalea—Gore—Malton (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 34.40% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter From my speech: "I encourage increased cooperation between sports that fall under same international federation." #CanadianOlympicCommittee

Posted on Twitter Consolidation could help orgs be more efficient by sharing resources, personnel & cooperating on joint activities" #CanadianOlympicCommittee

Posted on Twitter . #CanadianOlympicCommittee speech: "We must continually push the boundaries of innovation to maintain our place as a leading sport nation."

Posted on Twitter Notes, #CanadianOlympicCommittee speech: "Our Gov't is the largest contributor to sport in this country. Investments of nearly $200M year"

Posted on Twitter #CanadianOlympicCommittee speech: "Our athletes inspire Canadians & strengthen our reputation around the world as a leading sport nation."

Posted on Twitter Speaking to #CanadianOlympicCommittee. "Our Gov't believes the power of sport unites Canadians and makes communities stronger & healthier."

Yesterday

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Media Advisory: Minister of State Bal Gosal and Parliamentary Secretary Paul ... - SYS MARKHAM, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 11/21/14 -- The Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), and Paul Calandra, Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister and for Intergovernmental Affairs and Member of Parliament (Oak Ridges-Markham), ...

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #283 on Bill C-608 Respecting a National Day of the Midwife

Voted Yes on Vote #282 That the First Report of the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food, presented on Thursday, March 27, 2014, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #281 That the motion be amended by deleting all the words after the word "That" and substituting the following: ...

Voted No on Vote #280 That the amendment be amended by adding after the word "negociated" the following: "and the Committee only report ...

Voted Yes on Vote #279 on Bill C-18 Amend certain Acts relating to agriculture and agri-food

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Sport Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the member for Brampton West for the question. He is an Olympian himself. We are proud to be hosting ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Tobique—Mactaquac. I am happy to discuss economic action plan 2014, because I feel that ...

Spoke in the House on Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the member for his support for amateur sport. Our government is the largest single contributor to amateur sport in ...

Spoke in the House on Sports Mr. Speaker, the Government of Canada is the singlest largest contributor to sport in our country. We support national and international events all across the country. ...

Spoke in the House on Sport Mr. Speaker, as I mentioned, the member is wrong. It was our government in 2007 that relaunched ParticipACTION to promote sports and physical activity among Canadians ...

Spoke in the House on Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act Mr. Speaker, this bill has been debated in committee and in the House. It is a very important piece of legislation for citizenship. I would like ...

Spoke in the House on Fair Elections Act Mr. Speaker, I want to thank my colleague for an excellent interpretation of the fair elections act. It is greatly appreciated by Canadians, after travelling around ...

Spoke in the House on Sport Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the member for this question. The Commonwealth Games contribute to our sporting heritage and provide an opportunity to promote ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca (blog) NDP targets Sports Minister Bal Gosal over looming election bill vote Under the current House standings, it would take nine Conservative nays to kill the bill, and so, with that crucial number in mind, Toronto New Democrat MP Andrew Cash will pay a pointed visit to Minister of State for Sport Bal Gosal's Brampton constituency ...

Mentioned by Brampton Guardian Brampton MP fanning Olympic flame in Russia Bramalea-Gore-Malton MP and Canada's Minister of State for Sport Bal Gosal (far left) joins Justine and Chloé Dupont-Lapointe, gold and silver medallists in moguls and Mark McMorris, bronze medallist in slopestyle, for a picture at 2014 Winter Olympics in ...

Mentioned by Brampton Guardian Brampton MP preparing for trip to Olympics BRAMPTON— Brampton MP Bal Gosal is not overly concerned about security issues as he prepares to join Canadian athletes at the Olympics next month. The Minster of State for Sport said he is “confident” the measures being taken in preparation for the ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Canada's Preparations for the 2014 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Good morning. I'd like to thank the members of this committee for inviting me to speak today. With me to ...

Mentioned by PR Newswire (press release) Minister Julian Fantino and Minister Bal Gosal Build Ties with Brampton Veterans 9, 2013 /CNW/ - The Honourable Julian Fantino, Canada's new Minister of Veterans Affairs, and the Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport) and Member of Parliament for Bramalea-Gore-Malton, today met with Veterans and community members in ...

Mentioned by DigitalJournal.com Minister Julian Fantino and Minister Bal Gosal Build Ties with Brampton Veterans 9, 2013 /CNW/ - The Honourable Julian Fantino, Canada's new Minister of Veterans Affairs, and the Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport) and Member of Parliament for Bramalea-Gore-Malton, today met with Veterans and community members in ...