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Conservative MP for Huron—Bruce (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 54.90% of the vote.

Yesterday

Mentioned by Shoreline Beacon Huron Bruce MP Ben Lobb recounts terror on the Hill The sound of heavy gunfire in the Centre Block of Parliament Hill Wednesday shocked MPs in their caucus meeting, but the silence after the initial volley of shots was just as scary for Ben Lobb, Huron Bruce MP. “When it went silent, I wondered if they were ...

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Thoughts and prayers to Cpl. Cirillo's family. A special thank-you to our brave men and women you are truly our heroes today. God bless

This week

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the sixth report of the Standing Committee on Health entitled “Marijuana's Health Risks and ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure to rise in the House today and discuss this motion. Just to review it, the motion is: That the House ...

Posted on Twitter Last year on Twitter I predicted the Red Sox in 6 games. This year I'm going with Giants in 5.

Voted Yes on Vote #255 on Bill C-13 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act, the Competition Act and the Mutual Legal ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That, in the opinion of the House, the proposed Port of Gros-Cacouna oil terminal, which will be used ...

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Excellent job #'s out today from Stats Canada. 74,000 jobs created in September (69,300 full-time). Unemployment rate drops from 7% to 6.8%

Voted Yes on Vote #253 on Bill C-247 Expand the mandate of Service Canada in respect of the death of a Canadian citizen ...

Posted on Twitter Enjoyed the Tiverton Fall Fair and Parade Saturday! http://t.co/ZieOcXhjXH http://t.co/krHBHkuSc6

Posted on Twitter Great Day at Hoity Toity Cellars in Mildmay Sunday! Thanks to Gary, Diane and Carl. @explorethebruce @TourSouthBruce http://t.co/0HeOt85lu1

Voted Yes on Vote #252 That this House (i) recognise that the leadership of the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of ...

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Check out this excellent Q and A in the HOC last week with @HonGregRickford: http://t.co/rByUvBILcD @NRCan #nuclearenergy

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Energy Safety and Security Act Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure to rise to ask the minister a question. I believe the opposition has left out a lot of facts and ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by BlackburnNews.com Bruce County Museum Gets Some Federal Funding Pictured from left to right; Ben Lobb, M.P., Cathy McGirr, acting director at the Bruce County Museum, and Nancy White, coordinator of the WWI Remembrance project at the Bruce Museum. (Photo courtesy of Ben Lobb M.P., Huron-Bruce). The Bruce County ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Government of Canada Supports Remembrance in Southampton, Ontario - MP ... 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Ben Lobb, Member of Parliament for Huron–Bruce, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today announced Government of Canada support for the Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre's Great War ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Celebrate Celtic Heritage on the Shores of Lake Huron - SYS The Government of Canada has provided the Goderich Celtic Folk Society with $60,000 over two years through the Canada Arts Presentation Fund, in support of the 2014 and 2015 editions of the Goderich Celtic Roots Festival. Ben Lobb, Member of ...

Mentioned by Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre Celtic Roots Festival Under Way One of the biggest weekends on the Goderich summer calendar has arrived with the Celtic Roots Festival, and it's continuation through next year has been assured. Huron-Bruce Conservative MP Ben Lobb has announced a $60,000 grant to the Goderich ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Celebrate Celtic Heritage on the Shores of Lake Huron The Government of Canada has provided the Goderich Celtic Folk Society with $60,000 over two years through the Canada Arts Presentation Fund, in support of the 2014 and 2015 editions of the Goderich Celtic Roots Festival. Ben Lobb, Member of ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Houston Astros Mr. Speaker, a big congratulations goes out to Brock Dykxhoorn this weekend. He is a mountain of a man at 19 years old, 6 foot 8 ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the fourth report of the Standing Committee on Health in relation to Bill C-442, ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the third report of the Standing Committee on Health in relation to the main ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Mental Health Week Mr. Speaker, I rise in the House today to bring awareness to the Canadian Mental Health Association's 63rd Annual Mental Health Week. First introduced in 1951, ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, investments in health research, and particularly research in the area of mental health, are important contributions to both the health of Canadians and indeed ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Thank you, Mr. Stoffer. I have a little anecdotal story to build upon your comments about some of the former active members. My grandfather was in ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Mr. Hillier, for your time and dedication. In the last five years, you've been to the committee many times, and ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Is this something you're going to work towards, to put a little more towards this, so at the end of the day when the new Veterans ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Thank you, Mr. Chair. One thought I've had is there's been a lot of talk today about WSIB and trying to compare it to the Veterans ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter and Supplementary Estimates (B) 2013-2014: Votes 1b and 5b ... Thanks very much. I will just go back to the point Mr. Dionne Labelle made in the beginning about 75% versus 80% or 85%. At one ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter and Supplementary Estimates (B) 2013-2014: Votes 1b and 5b ... I think you hit on an important point, as well. The transitional discussions from Canadian Forces to Veterans Affairs is vitally important. It's going to help ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Programs and Activities of Veterans Affairs Canada That very well may be. I think that would be helpful as well for our committee as we embark, probably at some point in time, upon ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Comparative Analysis Study on the Services and Benefits Offered to Veterans by ... I probably have time for one more question. With our older veterans we have a program called the veterans independence program. It's a program that would ...