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  • His favourite word is citizenship.

Conservative MP for Ajax—Pickering (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 44.10% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Happy to give our #CanadaDay prize package to Shannon Lucas, a 3rd year student in Kinesiology at #UOIT this fall! http://t.co/aaJQnDyNof

This week

Mentioned by Caledon Enterprise Home News Sister remembers Ajax Malaysian flight victim as... AJAX -- Andrei Anghel “represented the best that Ajax and Canada have to offer,” MP Chris Alexander said in a statement. Mr. Alexander, federal citizenship and immigration minister and MP for Ajax-Pickering, added, “I visited the Anghel family home this ...

Mentioned by OurWindsor.ca Home News Sister remembers Ajax Malaysian flight victim as... AJAX -- Andrei Anghel “represented the best that Ajax and Canada have to offer,” MP Chris Alexander said in a statement. Mr. Alexander, federal citizenship and immigration minister and MP for Ajax-Pickering, added, “I visited the Anghel family home this ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter U r awesome, Olex + "@StasKorsei: Excited 2 b 1st team approved + issued Start-Up Visa! Big thanks to @MinChrisA @CitImmCanada & @growlabs!"

Posted on Twitter Thx, @growlabs! "@MinChrisA expresses focus on jobs, growth and long-term prosperity of the #cdngovt #startupvisa http://t.co/CIIqrq4bxD"

Posted on Twitter Delighted to support @chriselliottpc in her run for @OntarioPCParty leader: she has what it takes to be a fantastic Premier! #ReadytoLead

Posted on Twitter The Bonnechere Valley from Wilno, Canada's first Polish settlement since 1864. #cdnimm #polskafree25 #kaszebe http://t.co/FrgJmrx2uZ

Posted on Twitter @JohnMcCallumMP Yes, I keep writing it to you: stop lying about refugee health care, which is fully provided + unaffected by this decision.

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Sikh24 News & Updates (blog) Canadian MP Chris Alexander Honoured at Gurdwara Bangla Sahib NEW DELHI (July 9, 2014)—Canadian MP Chris Alexander paid homage at Gurdwara Bangla Sahib in New Delhi yesterday. He was accompanied by a high-level delegation team and was welcomed by members of the Delhi Shiromani Gurdwara ...

Mentioned by Sikh24 News & Updates Canadian MP Chris Alexander Honoured at Gurdwara Bangla Sahib NEW DELHI (July 9, 2014)—Canadian MP Chris Alexander paid homage at Gurdwara Bangla Sahib in New Delhi yesterday. He was accompanied by a high-level delegation team and was welcomed by members of the Delhi Shiromani Gurdwara ...

A month ago

Voted Yes on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Voted Yes on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Voted Yes on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #221 That the debate be now adjourned.

Spoke in the House on Human Rights Mr. Speaker, all of us on this side of the House, the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, the Minister of Transport and myself are ...

Voted Yes on Vote #220 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Spoke in the House on Citizenship and Immigration Mr. Speaker, once again that member is misinforming the House; his question is completely wrong. I met with a senior German official today who confirmed to ...

Spoke in the House on Respect for Communities Act Mr. Speaker, has the NDP given up entirely on combatting the presence of illegal drugs? Our forces spent 12 years in Afghanistan, fighting the Taliban, a ...

Spoke in the House on Agricultural Growth Act How do you feel about GMOs?

Spoke in the House on Citizenship and Immigration Mr. Speaker, we promised to help those refugees before the end of this year and we are already in the process of exceeding that number. A ...

Spoke in the House on Prohibiting Cluster Munitions Act Mr. Speaker, I do not think any of us on this side have ever heard a speech by the NDP opposing an arms control measure with ...

Mentioned by CTV News Blog: Chris Alexander, where has the diplomat in you gone? So what on Earth happened to that Chris Alexander? After winning a Conservative seat in 2011, he quickly garnered a reputation for abrasive partisanship. The rookie MP was rewarded with the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration job, duties he has ...

Mentioned by Bay Today A noteworthy exchange from question period OTTAWA - On Thursday, Liberal MP Emmanuel Dubourg asked Immigration Minister Chris Alexander about his comments on the Citizenship Act. Alexander has repeatedly said the law "cheapened" Canadian citizenship by opening it up to abuse. Dubourg: ...

Spoke in the House on Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act moved that Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts, be read the third time and passed. ...

Spoke in the House on Citizenship and Immigration Mr. Speaker, it is incredible. The NDP talks down our record as a country on refugees. We resettle one in ten around the world. We have ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of the Main Estimates 2014-15: Votes 1 and 5 under ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. And thank you to my colleagues as well. Under Bill C-38, passed in 2012, our government included measures to transform the economic ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act ... Mr. Chair and dear colleagues, thank you for the opportunity to speak today about Bill C-24, the Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act. As you all know, since ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Strengthening the Protection of Women in our Immigration System and Supplementary Estimates ... Thank you. Mr. Chair, colleagues, thank you for inviting us. Good afternoon everyone. I'm delighted to be here with so many from the senior leadership of ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-24 An Act to amend the Citizenship Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2013-14: Votes 1b, 5b and 7b under CITIZENSHIP AND ... I apologize for having come down the hall a minute or two late. We were under the misapprehension that a certain vote was still happening. I ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Clauses 174 and 175 (Criminal Code) and 290 to ... Thank you very much, Madam Chair, and thank you to my colleagues for inviting me here today to speak about two initiatives that are very important ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Care of ill and injured Canadian Forces members I'll speak up. It's very moving for all of us, and for all who are watching in the broader audience, to hear directly from someone like ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Care of ill and injured Canadian Forces members Thanks, Chair. Thanks to you both for your testimony and for the work of the organization. I think it's a particularly powerful example of the response ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Care of ill and injured Canadian Forces members We are all in your debt in that respect, and really, around this table, we've shared stories from your books and benefited from the insights. I ...