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Conservative MP for Prince George—Peace River (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 62.10% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter Happy Easter Friday! A time to remember Jesus' sacrifice for us & all mankind.(thanks @Sunnewsnetwork for the pic) http://t.co/NSQDf782AG

Posted on Twitter Happy Easter Friday everyone..a time to remember Jesus' sacrifice for us & all mankind. (thanks @Sunnews for the pic) http://t.co/NSQDf782AG

Yesterday

Mentioned by Ecolog.com (subscription) BC LNG exports boosted by recent stretch of licence approvals British Columbia (B.C.) Member of Parliament (MP) Bob Zimmer says he wants to know if the Canadian government is acting fast enough to meet international demand for Canadian natural gas exports. Zimmer, the Conservative MP representing Prince ...

Posted on Twitter Jews ordered to register in east Ukraine http://t.co/udy2xtyZxW

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter CN Tower in Green tonight in honour of @jimflaherty http://t.co/OXHmMZ6Szm

Posted on Twitter "@natnewswatch: Text of Harper tribute to Flaherty | National Newswatch http://t.co/IkQWmEp6qu" /A truly must read..proud of you @pmharper

Posted on Twitter "I know that for Jim, the Lord has prepared a place where he can be free from the afflictions of recent times and in joy"@pmharper Well done

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #104 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #103 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #102 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #101 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #100 on Bill C-474 Respecting the promotion of financial transparency, improved accountability and long-term economic sustainability through the public ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Growing Problem of Identity Theft and its Economic Impact So it would be key for Canadians to look at your list online to make sure they use services from that particular list. Good. This is ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Cross-Canada Benefits of Developing the Oil and Gas Industries Thanks, Bill. We could probably spend an hour talking about the benefits, but thanks for that. I know it's a good story, what Fort Nelson has ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House today to speak on economic action plan 2014. This budget will bring enormous benefits to my ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bill C-30, An Act to amend the Canada Grain Act and the ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I just visited my constituency last weekend and talked to some mill folks back there. I think they already have much more ...

Mentioned by Energeticcity.ca Fair Rail Legislation Up For Debate The federal Standing Committee on Agriculture is looking at recommending changes to the Fair Rail Act. Prince George-Peace River MP Bob Zimmer sits on the committee and says farmers are being hurt by not being able to get their grain to market. Tweet ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Growing Problem of Identity Theft and its Economic Impact I heard what you said earlier, and it goes along with what you had just suggested. Can you give us an example of mass marketing fraud, ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bill C-30, An Act to amend the Canada Grain Act and the ... Thank you for coming to the committee tonight. I'll start with Roger. From some of your comments, I think we think completely alike. You said you ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bill C-30, An Act to amend the Canada Grain Act and the ... Thank you. My next question is for Richard Phillips. I liked what you said when you said that this isn't just about what government can do ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bill C-30, An Act to amend the Canada Grain Act and the ... Thank you for appearing before committee at this late hour. Maybe it's not a late hour in Winnipeg, but it's getting there. I guess there's no ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Growing Problem of Identity Theft and its Economic Impact My next question, or last to do with passports—I'll have some more questions for Michael in a minute—is this. We have had credit cards stolen or ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, the International Energy Agency predicts that the world energy demand will increase by 33% in the next 20 years. With up to 37 trillion ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on The Economy Mr. Speaker, under the strong, stable leadership of our Prime Minister, our Conservative government has remained committed to strengthening the economy for all Canadians. Canada's overall ...

Mentioned by Energeticcity.ca Report From Prince George-Peace River MP Bob Zimmer Report From Prince George-Peace River MP Bob Zimmer. The world continues to watch the situation in Eastern Europe. Russia has shown that they are not above annexing foreign territory in a bid to destabilize Ukraine. The Russians have claimed that they ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Prince George Citizen Area MPs reflect on Flaherty When Prince George-Peace River MP Bob Zimmer made his maiden speech in the House of Commons, Jim Flaherty reminded Zimmer that he had big shoes to fill replacing longtime MP Jay Hill. With Flaherty's surprise announcement Tuesday that he will be ...

Mentioned by The Rocky Mountain Goat Better internet for north, MPP Zimmer promises The federal government has pledged funding for better internet access for rural Canadians -$305 million over five years to improve high speed networks to five megabits per second. Bob Zimmer, Member of Parliament for Prince George-Peace River says the ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Prince George Citizen MP surveys with high tech and grass roots As a new MP, getting public feedback is part of Bob Zimmer's learning curve. He is using the old fashioned mail-out surveys to keep his finger on the pulse of his Prince George-Peace River riding but he is also using technology even veteran elected officials ...

Spoke in the House on Richmond Cenotaph Mr. Speaker, it is with regret that I advise this House that two nights ago the cenotaph located in Richmond, British Columbia was vandalized. Vandalizing a ...

Spoke in the House on Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games Mr. Speaker, today I rise in the House to recognize and congratulate my constituent Denny Morrison. As we all know, Denny captured silver and bronze in ...

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to the safety and security of Canadians. Last November the Minister of Transport asked the transport committee to study the ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, on behalf of all members of Parliament and all Canadians, I would like to thank Canada's Minister of Finance for tabling his tenth consecutive ...

Spoke in the House on Grain Transport Mr. Speaker, we are going to miss the hon. member for Welland on the agriculture committee. The member and I agree on a lot of things. ...