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Conservative MP for Peace River (Alberta)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter The Prime Minister, myself and other members of the Conservative Caucus invite you to watch 'Twas the Night... http://t.co/YO3hqDRArV

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter I always have fun doing class visits in local schools - yesterday I got a chance to talk with Grade 9 students... http://t.co/HafwLPtyyM

A week 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 ...

Voted No on Vote #310 on Bill C-603 Amend the Motor Vehicle Safety Act (vehicle side guards)

Voted Yes on Vote #309 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Voted No on Vote #308 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Voted Yes on Vote #307 on Bill S-211 Establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians

Voted No on Vote #306 on Bill C-524 Amend the Canada Elections Act (election advertising)

Posted on Twitter Prime Minister Harper rocks the house again at the Conservative Christmas Party tonight. http://t.co/yJxJfNEGqk

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Warkentin Pays Tribute to Generosity of the Peace Country December 4, 2014 – OTTAWA,ON - Chris Warkentin, MP,... http://t.co/9RuMzphNvu

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 ...

Posted on Twitter December 2, 2014 – Ottawa, ON - Chris Warkentin, Member of Parliament, announced the completion of a new water... http://t.co/FQLBX4ASMI

Posted on Twitter Had a great evening celebrating local volunteers at the Sexsmith Ag society volunteer appreciation dinner tonight.

Three weeks ago

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 ...

A month ago

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 ...

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. ...

Mentioned by Alberta Daily Herald Tribune Changes to UCCB beneficial to families: Warkentin The changes, said Peace River MP Chris Warkentin, include raising the UCCB to $160 up from $100 a month for children younger than six, and provide parents with $60 a month for children between the ages of six and 17. Prior to the changes, parents didn't ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Alberta Daily Herald Tribune Warkentin pleased with proposed changes to firearms licencing 0 Peace River MP Chris Warkentin is excited about changes his party has made to the way gun use is regulated in Canada. On Tuesday, Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney introduced the Common Sense Firearms Licensing Act, a series of modifications that ...

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 ...

Three months 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 ...

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 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 ...