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Conservative MP for Wild Rose (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 74.70% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter At the #Canmore Organizing Committee Reception for the IBU Cup Biathlon event at Canmore Nordic Centre http://t.co/1qQqmHTn04

Posted on Twitter A great day of doorknocking in #Canmore. Lots of thanks for our efforts to stay in touch and keep people updated through our newsletters

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Pipeline Safety Act Mr. Speaker, I will first say that I will be sharing my time with my neighbouring colleague, my good friend from Macleod. It is a pleasure ...

Voted Yes on Vote #342 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #341 on Bill C-586 Amend the Canada Elections Act and the Parliament of Canada Act (candidacy and caucus reforms)

Mentioned by Rocky View Weekly MP wins nomination in Banff-Airdrie riding Two-term MP Blake Richards will run in the next federal election, seeking to represent the new electoral district of Banff-Airdrie. Richards was officially declared the Conservative Party of Canada's nominee, April 17. “It truly has been an honour to represent the ...

Mentioned by Rocky View Weekly Airdrie politician voted one of the hardest working MPs Wild Rose MP Blake Richards was selected as the Best Constituency MP in The Hill Times 22nd annual Politically Savvy Survey, on May 20. Richards was also named the Conservative government's hardest working MP, finishing second overall in that ...

Posted on Twitter With my @CPC_HQ gov't colleagues, against bullying on #PinkShirtDay. Thank you to @BGCCAN for all of your hard work. http://t.co/NMRSmzY2fN

Posted on Twitter Standing against bullying with my fellow #pinkshirtday supporting #cpc MP's. @BGCAirdrie #Cochrane Boys & Girls Club http://t.co/vkZrbmuXSm

Voted No on Vote #340 That ( a) the House recognize that (i) the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that the prohibition on ...

Voted Yes on Vote #339 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Voted Yes on Vote #338 on Bill C-51 Enact the Security of Canada Information Sharing Act and the Secure Air Travel Act, to ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Red Seal apprentices can access up to $4,000 in grants under our new Canada Apprentice Loan: http://t.co/dkqez6rypW http://t.co/0li6MEKS0U

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Review of the Conflict of Interest Code for Members of the House ... Thank you very much. I have several questions. I hope I have time for most of them. The first one is in relation to service standards ...

Mentioned by Maple Ridge News Priorities of Conservative government I just happened to look at the Facebook page of Blake Richards, MP in the Alberta riding of Canmore, Banff, Airdrie, Cochrane, where my son and his family live. Richards just announced $250 000 of federal funding for ATV/dirt-bike trails. That's your taxpayer ...

Posted on Twitter Looking forward to my new responsibilities as Chair of the Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development

Spoke at the Finance committee on Canadian Renminbi Trading Centre I will start with you, Mr. Gavsie. You touched on it a little bit in response to the last question that Mr. Cullen asked. One of ...

Mentioned by Maple Ridge Times Letter: Conservative dirt bikes beat homeless kids If each young person only stays for a week, that gives over 250 youngsters shelter and may prevent them from becoming young offenders. A future prison bill would be astronomically more expensive. They also have food banks in Blake Richards's riding.

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Airdrie City View Stephen's Backpacks honours Airdrie MP Blake Richards On Feb. 4 Airdrie Member of Parliament Blake Richards tweeted out a photo of the Dream Outloud Award he received from Stephen's Backpacks Society with a message saying he was “humbled and honoured” to receive the recognition. “I am grateful ...

Mentioned by Airdrie City View Stephen's Backpacks honours Airdrie MP Blake Richards On Feb. 4 Airdrie Member of Parliament Blake Richards tweeted out a photo of the Dream Outloud Award he received from Stephen's Backpacks Society with a message saying he was “humbled and honoured” to receive the recognition. “I am grateful ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, the communities in my riding are filled with hard-working Canadian families who need tax breaks to help with the costs of raising their families—not ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, today the world is reacting with shock and outrage to a new video released by ISIL. This video is further proof that these jihadi ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, our Conservative government is delivering an unprecedented package of benefits to hard-working families through the expanded universal child care benefit and the family tax ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I know it concerns them that our government's record is so warmly received by Canadians and that their record is such a poor one ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on M-428, Electronic Petitions This question follows up on the list of topics you've had debates on. I'm curious about the format of the debates. Is there a certain length ...

Spoke in the House on Charitable Giving Mr. Speaker, today I would like to thank 12-year-old Zoe Winn of Airdrie, Alberta, for reminding us of the importance of generosity. Like thousands of Canadians, ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Review of the Standing Orders and Bill C-586, An Act to amend ... Thank you. I want to revisit an area that has been visited a couple of times by a couple of my colleagues. My question will be ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on M-428, Electronic Petitions Mr. Chair, thank you. My friend, Mr. Lukiwski, may have some questions as well. I'll start with the guest we have by video conference today. In ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, as the House knows, our Conservative government recently fulfilled a promise to Canadian families by creating the family tax cut. Under this plan the ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on M-428, Electronic Petitions I'm going to go back to some technical questions again. I have to admit that technology is not my strong suit, so I apologize if my ...

Spoke in the House on Protection of Canada from Terrorists Act Mr. Speaker, it is pleasure to rise today to speak to this important legislation. Bill C-44 is a bill I am proud to support, because it ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on M-428, Electronic Petitions I know how much work there is involved in that. I commend you for that. I have a couple of questions. The first one goes to ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Question of Privilege Regarding the Free Movement of Members within the Parliamentary ... I appreciate that. You would know that those are some of the concerns I had and that I know many others had as well in regard ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-309 An Act to amend the Criminal code (concealment of identity)