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Conservative MP for Cypress Hills—Grasslands (Saskatchewan)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 69.80% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter The Govt of Canada is putting more money into the pockets of Canadian families... http://t.co/PMHaioun2B #cdnpoli http://t.co/DtJ7S78TJX

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Remembering the sacrifice of Shahbaz Bhatti on the 4th anniversary of his assassination. A champion of freedom of belief. #ReligiousFreedom

This week

Posted on Twitter .@CdnPolitico @susanamas If someone is not covering their face, we believe they should be allowed to testify. Her identity was not obscured

Posted on Twitter Wow, a headscarf is enough to get you kicked out of a Quebec courtroom? What's happening to religious freedoms? http://t.co/y6d2SE3kqN

Posted on Twitter Inviting my colleagues to join the International Panel of Parliamentarians for Freedom of Religion or Belief http://t.co/6dTJCERWX4 #IPPFoRB

Posted on Twitter South African MP & #IPPFoRB member @cheryllyndudley calls for parliamentary committee to protect religious freedom http://t.co/o5AvskHgo6

Spoke in the House on Religious Freedom Mr. Speaker, yesterday I extended an invitation to colleagues to join an international network of legislators committed to advocating against religious persecution and supporting religious freedom ...

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 Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am presenting a petition signed by a number of folks in my riding who are calling on the government to adopt international aid ...

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 Brampton Guardian Mississauga Coptic Christian interfaith memorial... From left: Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie, Amrit Mangat MPP for Mississauga-Brampton South, Dipika Damerla MPP for Mississauga East-Cooksville, Bob Delaney MPP for Mississauga -Streetsville and MP David Anderson MP for Cypress hills- ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, the Canadian government considers the punishment of Mr. Badawi to be a violation of human dignity, and we continue to call for clemency in ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, while we welcome Mr. Fahmy's release on bail, we remain deeply concerned about this case. We continue to call for his immediate and full ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the second petition addresses the issue of the amended recovery strategy for greater sage grouse in Canada. It petitions the House of Commons to ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, the member opposite has gotten up and asked questions about our response to ISIS, and we have responded in the areas he has been ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Response to the Violence, Religious Persecution and Dislocation Caused by the ... We've heard this afternoon about the importance of messaging. Dr. Gartenstein-Ross has mentioned this a number of times. Mr. Dewar brought it up. One of you ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, the Government of Canada will continue to advocate on behalf of Bashir Makhtal. We have actively engaged the Government of Ethiopia to the highest ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, Canada supports the ambitions of Ukrainians for a free, democratic and prosperous country. We have been supporting them in these efforts. We have imposed ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Response to the Violence, Religious Persecution and Dislocation Caused by the ... I'd like to wrap up by asking your opinion on something. Typically, people of faith have written scriptures that they feel have some authority. I've sat ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing on Canada's Response to ISIL You mentioned the persecution and displacement of religious minorities. I'd like to have you address that a little because that has probably been one of the ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Response to the Violence, Religious Persecution and Dislocation Caused by the ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank our witnesses for being here with us today. In early December there was a meeting of the coalition ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Tories pile on pain for grain farmers Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Conservative MP David Anderson stole the farmer-owned Canadian Wheat Board, which was run by farmers, paid for by farmers and returned all profits to farmers. It is now in the process of ...

Mentioned by Yorkton News Review For the sake of Canada, join in Embarrassing himself once again with his recent letter, David Anderson (MP) says nothing factual in his recent attacks against me and other farmer-elected Directors of the Canadian Wheat Board (CWB). For instance, in his race to expropriate (without ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Response to the Violence, Religious Persecution and Dislocation Caused by the ... I have one last question. Mr. Farr talked about the importance of trying to establish religious freedom. He saw that as the real key to this. ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Response to the Violence, Religious Persecution and Dislocation Caused by the ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank our guests for being here with us today. I'm not sure what the final resolution of this will ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Response to the Violence, Religious Persecution and Dislocation Caused by the ... Thank you Mr. Chair. Madam Saeed, I would like to get clarity from you on an issue. We've heard a little bit this morning regarding the ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Response to the Violence, Religious Persecution and Dislocation Caused by the ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank all of our witnesses for being here today. I just want to follow up a bit on that ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Cyprus Property News Magazine Mortgage question raised in House David Anderson, Member of Parliament for Blaydon recently asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent reports he had received of the mis-selling of and corruption related to mortgages for properties for UK citizens buying ...

Mentioned by Southwest Booster On-line “Tribute to Veterans” launched by MP David Anderson David Anderson, MP for Cypress Hills–Grasslands, today announced the launch of an online Remembrance Day tour of Centre Block as a tribute to Cypress Hills–Grasslands veterans. The tour, at www.DavidAnderson.ca/tribute, highlights the many war ...

Mentioned by Derby Telegraph HOMES DEBATE: Campaign starts in earnest opposing 400 homes between ... Kedleston Voice chairman David Anderson said some people in the area assumed that the earmarking meant the Catesby proposal would go ahead if they objected or not. But this was not the case, as the planning application had only just been made and ...