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  • His favourite word is farmers.

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 Child porn guilty plea caps Ontario scholar’s stunning fall from grace http://t.co/j4jviOaYPT /Not for young ears...part resp for ON sex Ed

Posted on Twitter Ben Levin proverbial wolf in sheep’s clothing | Ottawa http://t.co/rIwHbVOjlw /Sick, not for young ears but a must read for Ontario parents.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter "@CPOntario: Former Ontario dep ed minister pleads guilty to child porn charges http://t.co/CDNtdidWDS" /& Part resp for ON new sex ed.

Posted on Twitter B.C. give police more pwr t ‘crack down on left-lane hogs’-a source of frust among motorists http://t.co/RbFUQeM1gW /A must read, finally!

Posted on Twitter Statement by Industry Minister James Moore on today's AWS-3 wireless spectrum auction - Canada News Centre http://t.co/Ob7PJzWxdG

Posted on Twitter How bad is anti-Semitism on university campuses? A shocking new documentary exposes the hatred http://t.co/4Zl0LGthrF /Wow, a must see.

This week

Spoke in the House on Respect for Communities Act Mr. Speaker, as Canadians we all have a great deal to be proud of. We live in a country where protection of public health and the ...

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

A week ago

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

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

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, our government's responsible resource development plan is creating jobs, growth and long-term prosperity for all Canadians. That is why I am proud to be ...

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 ...

Mentioned by CJDC LNG Accelerated Capital Cost Allowance gets the Green Light Member of Parliament for Prince George-Peace River Bob Zimmer was joined by Prime Minister Stephen Harper in Surrey yesterday to announce the government's Accelerated Capital Cost Allowance. Zimmer says the initiative will support the creation of new ...

Mentioned by CJDC LNG Accelerated Capital Cost Allowance gets the Green Light Member of Parliament for Prince George-Peace River Bob Zimmer was joined by Prime Minister Stephen Harper in Surrey yesterday to announce the government's Accelerated Capital Cost Allowance. Zimmer says the initiative will support the creation of new ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Promoting Domestic Trade of Agricultural and Agri-Food Products by Reducing Interprovincial Barriers Thank you, Chair. Thank you, Malcolm. I'm from British Columbia, as I've said, and we've had a similar process in terms of federal projects, along with ...

Spoke in the House on 2015 Canada Winter Games Mr. Speaker, it was my honour to attend the opening ceremony of the 2015 Canada Winter Games last Friday and to pay tribute to the athletes ...

A month ago

Mentioned by CKPG News Prince George Vets Angered Over Letter 150106_VetOffices A letter from the Member of Parliament for Prince George-Peace River, Bob Zimmer, has raised the hackles of local vets. The federal government opted to close the Veterans Affairs office in Prince George, offering the services out of the ...

Mentioned by Energeticcity.ca Op-ed: “For those saying the timing is right to support veterans, we've never ... The following is an op-ed written by Prince George-Peace River MP Bob Zimmer, in which he discusses the Conservative's decision to close the Veteran Affairs Office in Prince George, how it will effect local veterans, and what the government has done for ...

Mentioned by Energeticcity.ca First-ever collaborated meeting held between Western MPs and “mutual ... “Exploring Our Canadian Productivity Potential” was co-chaired by Bob Zimmer, Member of Parliament for Prince George-Peace River and Chair of BC/Yukon Caucus, Randy Hoback, Member of Parliament for Prince Albert and Chair of Saskatchewan Caucus, and ... “What I can say is that regulatory stuff is where we still want to change some of the regulations that are still affecting these companies, and ensure too that we we're not having regulations come in that are obstructionist to competition in the market,” MP.

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) MPs spent almost $52-million in first half of 2014-15, expense reports show MP expenses: Conservative MP Bob Zimmer has spent $252,405.18 in the first half of the 2014 fiscal year, the most of all MPs so far. By LAURA RYCKEWAERT | Published: Monday, 01/19/2015 12:00 am EST Last Updated: Tuesday, 01/20/2015 4:49 pm EST.

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, our government knows that Canadian families know best how to spend their own money. This is a fundamental difference between our party and the ...

Spoke in the House on Rouge National Urban Park Act Mr. Speaker, it is an honour and a pleasure for me to support the establishment of the Rouge national urban park. Indeed, the creation of Rouge ...

Spoke in the House on Firearms Mr. Speaker, we all know that the NDP will bring back the wasteful and ineffective long gun registry should they ever get the chance. The member ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, as B.C. caucus chair, I would like to present this petition from British Columbia as it calls upon all members of Parliament to condemn ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-2015: Vote 5b under OFFICES OF THE INFORMATION AND ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Mr. Therrien, for appearing before our committee today. I certainly don't admire your job in the environment we have today; ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-15: Votes 1b, 5b and 10b under AGRICULTURE AND ... It's more just a comment on freedoms that the rest of Canadian farmers had prior to marketing freedom. The western Canadians were looking for equality and ...

Spoke in the House on Birthday Congratulations Mr. Speaker, Albert Flett, a constituent of mine from Chetwyn, B.C., was born in northwestern Alberta in 1914. His actual birthdate was never recorded, but he ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bill C-18, An Act to amend certain Acts relating to agriculture and ... Thank you, witnesses, for coming today. I just thought of an analogy. I've been a carpenter for many years, and my dad was a carpenter before ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bill C-18, An Act to amend certain Acts relating to agriculture and ... Thank you. The next question goes to the professor. I appreciate your opening comments. But in one of your comments you questioned whether farmers would be ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bill C-18, An Act to amend certain Acts relating to agriculture and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you for appearing at committee today. I'm just looking at an article in the Alberta Farmer Express. The title of the ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bill C-18, An Act to amend certain Acts relating to agriculture and ... Thank you, Minister, for coming today. I also want to thank you.... I don't know if we've seen you in committee since you came up to ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Certificate of Nomination of Mary Elizabeth Dawson to the Position of Conflict ... I represent 105,000 constituents from Prince George—Peace River. For members, we represent our constituents; that's our prime job here in Ottawa. Perhaps I can use the ...