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Conservative MP for Peace River (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 75.80% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Prime Minister Harper addresses the attacks in the Nation's Capital - http://t.co/Kt0eeoT0Uq

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 ...

Posted on Twitter Please take a moment to read a speech from Prime Minister Stephen Harper: My fellow Canadians, for the second... http://t.co/uKey8NpyuR

Posted on Twitter Today we are back in our seats. We fight fear & terror by returning to the service of all Canadians. May God keep our land glorious & free.

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Today was a difficult day but I am overwhelmed by the support of so many folks who called & wrote. Thank you for your prayers and support!

Posted on Twitter I have so much to be thankful for. Tonight I am especially thankful for the men and women who risked their lives to keep us safe.

Posted on Twitter Tonight my prayers are with the Cirillo family. Cpl. Nathan Cirillo is a Canadian hero and his passing is a loss for all of us.

This week

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

Spoke in the House on Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada Mr. Speaker, Canada is a pluralistic society that believes in women's rights, the rights of religious minorities and due process of law. Foudil Selmoune, an imam ...

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

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

A month ago

Mentioned by Alberta Daily Herald Tribune TFWs protest program changes On Friday a crowd of more than 100 temporary foreign workers and their supporters gathered outside Peace River MP Chris Warkentin's constituency office on West Side Drive. The group was protesting recent changes made by the federal government to the ...

Mentioned by Peace River Record Gazette Opportunities abroad, says Warkentin Peace River MP Chris Warkentin is back home after a brief trip on trade to London, England. From Sept. 2-4, Warkentin joined fellow parliamentarians, Canadian business organizations, and Prime Minister Stephen Harper in the UK to discuss trade ...

Mentioned by Alberta Daily Herald Tribune Canadian-European Free Trade Agreement could mean good things for the ... Peace River MP Chris Warkentin is back home after a brief trip on trade to London, England, where he joined fellow parliamentarians, Canadian business organizations, and Prime Minister Stephen Harper in the UK to discuss trade opportunities that will exist ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Fairview Post Feds fund improvements to Peace River Airport Chris Warkentin, Member of Parliament for Peace River, on behalf of the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced an investment of $11,395,372 over two years for the rehabilitation of Runway 04-22 and Taxiways A and B, and work on the subdrains at the Peace River Airport. ... This investment will enhance the safety and efficiency of the air service, while contributing to the economic and social well-being of the local communities in the region,” said Chris Warkentin, M.P. for Peace River. “We are ...

Mentioned by Peace River Record Gazette Feds announce $11.3 million investment for airport upgrades Peace River MP Chris Warkentin, Peace River Mayor Tom Tarpey and Peace River councillor Colin Needham are pictured in front of a charter plane at the Peace River airport in Peace River announcing an $11.3 million federal investment in the Peace River ...

Mentioned by Alberta Daily Herald Tribune GP Airport lands federal funds Steve Robichaud, left, a maintenance worker at the Grande Prairie Airport, and Peace River MP Chris Warkentin drive the only aircraft rescue firefighting vehicle on the tarmac at the airport on Tuesday. Warkentin was at the airport on behalf of Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, to announce that the ... Member of Parliament for Peace River Chris Warkentin was at the airport on Tuesday on behalf of Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport. He announced the Canadian government is investing $5,536,924 toward the purchase of a ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, the member opposite talked about different things that undermine this Parliament. There are a number of things, and he happens to be one of ...

Spoke in the House on Agricultural Growth Act You will get onto the right bill eventually.

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, the ongoing situation in Iraq is deeply troubling. Recent reports indicate that the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant have taken the city ...

Spoke in the House on Aboriginal Affairs Mr. Speaker, in Canada, men and women are equal under the law, and that is why I was shocked to read this morning that a female ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present three separate reports, in both official languages. One is entitled “Wills and Estates”. The second is the reply ...

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Mr. Speaker, grain farmers on the Prairies had a record harvest this past year, which was great news until the railways left that grain sitting in ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Main Estimates 2014-15: Votes 1 and 5 under CANADIAN NORTHERN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ... Very good. We want to thank the officials for being here today. We want to thank you for taking time out of your day to join ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I welcome the opportunity to stand in the House and speak on this motion that has been brought forward by a colleague of mine ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Bill C-15, An Act to replace the Northwest Territories Act to implement ... I call this meeting to order. This is the 11th meeting of the Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development. Today we continue our study ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Bill C-15, An Act to replace the Northwest Territories Act to implement ... Thank you. I think that's a good place to end. I can tell you that what we've heard today is representation from people who are truly ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Bill C-461, An Act to amend the Access to Information Act and ... Thank you. I don't know if I can answer the question of Mr. Andrews directly, but there are two things. Number one, I think we could ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Statutory Review of the Conflict of Interest Act and Bill C-461, An ... I'm going to make sure you get a copy, because I think it's important that you see the letter I'm going to reference. It's a new ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Bill C-461, An Act to amend the Access to Information Act and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Moving back to the bill, I think it's clearly important that we search through this bill. Mr. Thomas, when my colleague Ms. ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Bill C-461, An Act to amend the Access to Information Act and ... It's unfortunate, Mr. Chair, that my colleague has undertaken to bring this forward now, simply because we do have important witnesses we should be hearing from. ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Bill C-428, An Act to amend the Indian Act (publication of by-laws) ... Thank you. Our staff have joined us as well. We have Tonina and Norah, who are our analysts, and we have our clerk, Jean-Marie, who many ...