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Conservative MP for Kootenay—Columbia (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 55.90% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter School concert at #FJMitchellElementarySchool in @sparwoodbc http://t.co/bsme4MrAlt

This week

Mentioned by Revelstoke Times Review MP Wilks looks back on eventful year On Friday, Kootenay Columbia MP David Wilks spoke to the Townsman about a busy and eventful year. He said he's looking forward to being in the riding for the next few weeks for the Christmas break. Overall, Wilks said it has been a positive year. "I've been ...

Mentioned by Cranbrook Daily Townsman MP Wilks looks back on eventful year On Friday, Kootenay Columbia MP David Wilks spoke to the Townsman about a busy and eventful year. He said he's looking forward to being in the riding for the next few weeks for the Christmas break. Overall, Wilks said it has been a positive year. "I've been ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter With @KootenayBill and Mayor and Council of Elkford on completion of creek project. http://t.co/KmBLHGvIVX

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 http://t.co/YTHn0PYJPc

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Tony Clement Makes Seinfeld Reference In House Of Commons A comparison between Parliament and a holiday popularized by “Seinfeld” added some comic relief to the House of Commons on Friday. B.C. Conservative MP David Wilks set Treasury Board President Tony Clement up with context for the reference, asking ...

Spoke in the House on Holiday Celebrations On a lighter note, Mr. Speaker, as we approach the holiday season, Canadians across this great land will be celebrating Christmas and a variety of other ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, if you seek it I believe you would find consent to see the clock at 1:30 p.m.

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present a petition signed by many British Columbians. The petitioners are calling on our government to increase the penalties ...

Posted on Twitter Praying for the RCMP officer shoot earlier today in @KamloopsRCMP

Posted on Twitter Great to meet @annegeddestweet and her dedication and advocacy to eradicate meningococcal disease. http://t.co/cv7LOEHzes

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... Thank you. I have more of a technical question, Senator. Under section 2 of the Criminal Code right now, the definition of “motor vehicle” is “a ...

Posted on Twitter At luncheon with @CCSAcanada @JohnWestonMP . The topic is addiction and recovery.

Spoke in the House on Respect for Communities Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House today to support Bill C-2, the respect for communities act. As I do this, I reflect ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-15: Vote 2b under ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNALS SUPPORT SERVICE OF ... I had to recompose myself, but I think I'll get over it. I'll direct all my questions to Mr. Pentney, and you can divert them how ...

Spoke at the Health committee on E-cigarettes Okay. Mr. Scholten, you indicated in a letter to the committee members that the Canadian Convenience Stores Association developed a best practices recommendation document in the ...

Spoke in the House on Municipal and Regional Elections in Kootenay—Columbia Mr. Speaker, on November 17, the people of British Columbia went to the polls to elect mayors, municipal councillors and directors for the next four years. ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-15: Votes 1b and 5b under CANADIAN FOOD INSPECTION ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Minister, for being here today. I'll go down that same road with you, Minister, with regard to Health ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... Thank you. Mr. Gilhooly, when I read through clause 21, or proposed section 606, it talks about notifying the victim on a plea bargain. I wonder ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Harper Government Invests in Round II Recreational Fisheries Conservation ... CRANBROOK, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 13, 2014) - Member of Parliament David Wilks, on behalf of the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, today announced that, under the second round of the Recreational Fisheries ...

Mentioned by DigitalJournal.com Harper Government Invests in Round II Recreational Fisheries Conservation ... CRANBROOK, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 13, 2014) - Member of Parliament David Wilks, on behalf of the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, today announced that, under the second round of the Recreational Fisheries ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... From the perspective of the RCMP anyway there is a mechanism in place so that if a person is a victim of crime and then doesn't ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... Let me tell you, you're a kind gentleman. My question is for both Ms. O'Sullivan and Mr. Kennedy. It has to do with what you brought ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) 'I knew it'd buy us 10 or 15 seconds to do what we needed to do': Wilks Conservative MP David Wilks, a former Mountie, was the one to secure the door at the national caucus on Wednesday, Oct. 22, when lone gunman Michael Zehaf-Bibeau stormed through the Hall of Honour with a hunting rifle. ... As gunman Michael Zehaf-Bibeau exchanged gunfire with House of Commons Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers and uniformed RCMP officers in the Hall of Honour during the morning of Oct. 22, Tory Member of Parliament Dave Wilks was looking for a fight. The six-foot-four, 255-pound, ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have a petition signed by many people from my riding calling on the government to pass Bill C-356, an act respecting a national ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... Thanks, Chair. I thank the witnesses for being here. I just want to clarify something if I could, Grand Chief Yesno, with regard to your testimony. ...

Spoke in the House on Justice for Animals in Service Act (Quanto's Law) Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to speak to Bill C-35, known as Quanto's law. I realize that the primary focus of the bill is on law ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, Canadians are very concerned about the humanitarian situation as it develops in Iraq. All Canadians are deeply troubled by the barbaric actions of ISIL, ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-299 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (kidnapping of young person)