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Conservative MP for Ancaster—Dundas—Flamborough—Westdale (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 51.30% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter congrats to more great Cdn athletes - #HamOnt Heat ringette team on tour in Europe. Pic'd with Czech team #adfw http://t.co/Pp73TwcYUL

This week

Posted on Twitter best of luck to local gymnast Maegan Chant @MChant3 at 2014 Commonwealth Games in @glasglow2014 Canada and #HamOnt are proud of you #adfw

Posted on Twitter Typo, I meant Timea - the courageous & dedicated founder of local human trafficking victims support group #walkwithme & winner of PM award

Posted on Twitter Thanks to the true heroes who busted the local human trafficking criminal organization -- Toni, Lepa, Sam, Deb & time #HamOnt #adfw

Posted on Twitter pleased to announce the removal of 20 foreign criminals convicted of human trafficking with @MinStevenBlaney this AM in #HamOnt #adfw

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Thanks to @BorisBrott & The Academy Orchestra. The #1812Overture and your rmusic was the highlight of the evening @MusicFieldcote #adfw

A month ago

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, the Pacific Alliance is a forum that gives Canada an important opportunity to shape the future prosperity of the Americas. Opening new markets and ...

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.

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 Yad Vashem Mr. Speaker, 2013 marked the 60th anniversary of Yad Vashem, Israel's official living memorial to Jewish victims of the Holocaust, and the world centre for documentation, ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have a petition from dozens of Canadians calling on the Parliament of Canada to take action in regard to the systematic persecution of ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Rights of Women in Afghanistan Thank you, Mr. Chair. Ms. Haag, once again, I appreciate your being here. I'm going to tag along on my colleague's question. There is a societal, ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Government of Canada and HMCS Haida Remember the 70th Anniversary of D ... HAMILTON, ON, June 6, 2014 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, David Sweet, Member of Parliament for Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Westdale, paid tribute and ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Eritrea You made a very powerful statement in respect to the large binder I have here with testimony that is substantially different. You've alluded to that, about ...

Spoke in the House on An Act to Bring Fairness for the Victims of Violent Offenders moved that Bill C-479, An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (fairness for victims), be read the third time and passed. Mr. Speaker, ...

Spoke in the House on Terrorism Mr. Speaker, my question is about the government's fight against international terrorism. This month an exhibit that is celebrating terrorism is on display right here in ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Eritrea I think it's important that you understand that we are here as a committee, a human rights subcommittee, to defend Eritrean people. The regime is what ...

Spoke in the House on Lincoln Alexander Day Act moved that Bill S-213, An Act respecting Lincoln Alexander Day, be read the second time and referred to a committee. Mr. Speaker, I was proud to ...

Spoke in the House on International Development Mr. Speaker, the minister continues to compel the world to pay attention to the issues that are very important to constituents, namely, saving the lives of ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I would like to table a petition from Canadians who are asking the government to introduce legislation to amend the Criminal Code of Canada ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Situation in Camp Ashraf Thank you, Ms. Rajavi, for being with us today and providing some very critical testimony regarding your people who have had to live through horrendous conditions. ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by National Post Imprisoned for his faith David Sweet is the Conservative Member of Parliament for Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Westdale and a member of the House of Commons Sub-committee on International Human Rights. He is among a group of Canadian Parliamentarians participating in ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Iran Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thanks to the witnesses for being here today. Mr. Dubowitz, by the way, the other thing that is memorable about President Reagan ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Iran Your point is well taken. In Canada, we can't even imagine with the kind of regime that is in power right now in Iran the kind ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Sexual Violence in Syria Thank you, Dr. Zawati, for being here. I wanted to give credit where credit is due as well in this regard. It's a tragic situation with ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Case of Sergei Magnitsky Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Mr. Browder, I think every lawyer in the world would want to have you as their friend, or someone like ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Support through Growing Forward 2 Nurtures Continued Progress at Vineland ... (Left to right) Dr. Jim Brandle, Vineland's CEO; Ted McMeekin, MPP for Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Westdale; David Sweet, MP for Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Westdale; Bill Hodgson, Mayor of Lincoln and John F. T. Scott, Vineland's Board Chair.

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Hamilton Spectator Fair Elections Act is anything but It is imperative that MP David Sweet and the rest of the federal Conservative Party listen to what Canadians are telling them about the proposed so-called Fair Elections Act. There must be proper consultation and full debate on this legislation.

Mentioned by Hamilton Spectator MP David Sweet finds Syrian refugees “heart wrenching” MP David Sweet has had a first-hand look at the Syrian refugee crisis caused by the civil war engulfing the Middle Eastern nation. The Conservative MP for Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Westdale is travelling with Prime Minister Stephen Harper in Israel ...

Mentioned by OurWindsor.ca Sweet finds Syrian refugees “heart wrenching” MP David Sweet has had a first-hand look at the Syrian refugee crisis caused by the civil war engulfing the Middle Eastern nation. The Conservative MP for Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Westdale is travelling with Prime Minister Stephen Harper in Israel ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-479 An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (fairness for victims)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-620 An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (parole review and victim impact statement)