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Conservative MP for Peace River (Alberta)

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

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter January 23, 2015 - Chris Warkentin, Member of Parliament, on behalf of the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister... http://t.co/7eYDQvvfvX

This week

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, today we woke up to the horrendous news that Israel has once again been the target of terrorist attacks. The brutal terrorist organization, Hezbollah, ...

Voted No on Vote #317 on Bill C-579 Reduce the effects of urban heat islands on the health of Canadians

Voted No on Vote #316 That the Standing Orders of the House of Commons be amended: ( a) to add the following after ...

Voted No on Vote #315 That the House call on the government to ( a) immediately present an Economic and Fiscal Update to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #314 on Bill C-44 Amend the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act and other Acts

Voted No on Vote #313 on Bill C-44 Amend the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act and other Acts

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) A primer on what's going on at House, Senate committees this winter session House Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Committee: Last spring the committee, headed by Conservative MP Chris Warkentin, began studying access to capital for First Nations communities and it's expected to continue this year. If there is any ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Alberta Daily Herald Tribune Ottawa contributes to Peace Country accessibility Some federal dollars rolling into the Peace Country this week will go towards improving accessibility. Peace River MP Chris Warkentin announced more than $59,400 from the Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF) would be granted to three local accessibility ...

Mentioned by Alberta Daily Herald Tribune Plan to increase First Nations employment gets Ottawa boost 0 A project aimed at helping First Nations people in Grande Prairie access employment opportunities is getting support from the federal government. On Tuesday, Peace River MP Chris Warkentin announced that the Grande Prairie Friendship Centre (GPFC) ...

Posted on Twitter Working Together to Increase the Participation of Urban Aboriginal People in Grande Prairie Enabling First... http://t.co/VVh3PJx2ny

Posted on Twitter Government of Canada and the Heart and Stroke Foundation Install AEDs in Local Recreational Arenas January 19,... http://t.co/XHhJh5bVdA

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter County of Grande Prairie residents are well served by Rural Crime Watch Volunteers! I was pleased to be meet with many of them last night.

Posted on Twitter I posted 2 photos on Facebook in the album "2015 Events" http://t.co/MDx9lVfLBI

Posted on Twitter I was joined at the Heritage Park Lift station funding announcement by MLA Hector Goudreau, Aquatera CEO Bernd... http://t.co/fp5yfDmfTT

Two months ago

Mentioned by Peace River Record Gazette Lubicon Lake Band moves ahead with negotiation framework December started on a positive note for the Lubicon Lake Band as Chief Billy Joe Laboucan, Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, and MP Chris Warkentin signed a negotiation framework that launches formal ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, our government believes that money belongs in the pockets of Canadian families. The opposition believes that money belongs in government's pockets. It is no ...

Spoke in the House on Charitable Giving Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to stand in the House today to pay tribute to the generous folks in the Peace Country who are giving back ...

Mentioned by Fairview Post Warkentin announces gas tax funding Chris Warkentin, MP, on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities, and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, announced Nov. 18 that the ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, it was not long ago that Liberals were attacking the idea of providing support for families, saying that parents would simply spend the money ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Alberta Daily Herald Tribune Wastewater treatment plant renos progressing Glen Lundin (right), a Stantec inspector and supervisor of Aquatera's wastewater treatment facility renovations explains to Peace River MP Chris Warkentin where improvements are being made during a tour of the plant Wednesday. Braeden Jones/Daily ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, according to Human Rights Watch, the terrorist group ISIL has abducted, tortured and abused more than 150 Kurdish children over the past six months. ...

More than three months 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 ...

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 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 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 ...