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Conservative MP for Calgary—Nose Hill (Alberta)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 70.20% of the vote.

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #255 on Bill C-13 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act, the Competition Act and the Mutual Legal ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That, in the opinion of the House, the proposed Port of Gros-Cacouna oil terminal, which will be used ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Enhancing the Children’s Fitness Tax Credit http://t.co/8Af6dgR4un via @sharethis

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Threats Posed to Canada's National Security by Individuals Returning to Canada from ... A colleague shared with us recently that an extended family member of theirs was approached at work by someone trying to recruit them in saying that ...

Voted Yes on Vote #253 on Bill C-247 Expand the mandate of Service Canada in respect of the death of a Canadian citizen ...

Spoke in the House on Military Contribution Against ISIL Mr. Speaker, as we all know, there are many uncertainties when we are dealing with these kinds of situations so it is difficult to state with ...

Voted Yes on Vote #252 That this House (i) recognise that the leadership of the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of ...

Voted No on Vote #251 That Government Business No. 13 be amended: ( a) by replacing clause (iii) with the following: “(iii) accept ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Islamic State Mr. Speaker, when ISIL began murdering thousands of innocent men, women, children, and religious minorities, it completely violated every value Canadians hold dear. When ISIL threatened ...

Posted on Twitter My SO31 on Canada's response to the threat of ISIL. http://t.co/30XSYtLZqL via @YouTube

Posted on Twitter GofC supporting increased prosperity for women - deadline for funding applications Oct 17 - http://t.co/RfwpNzPjjR

Two months ago

Posted on Twitter Happy to reactivate this Twitter account after so long. I look forward to keeping in touch!

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Programs and Activities of the Canadian General Standards Board Thank you, gentlemen, for being here. I'm sorry, but I spent the first few minutes of committee waiting for a bus. However, I had a good ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Programs and Activities of the Canadian General Standards Board Yes, I understand that. What you're really saying is that your organization has no role to play in enforcement of standards or penalization where standards are ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Supplementary Estimates (A) 2014-15: Vote 1a under TREASURY BOARD SECRETARIAT Well, I think the parliamentary secretary is going to have some lobbying from one of his members along that line. I too am worried about AECL. ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices Is there an openness to doing that? I'm not trying to give you a hard time, but as we're trying to direct people to this portal ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices Well, I do worry that if everyone does their own thing then it's going to be very hard for the end-user to access information in multiple ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices One of the concerns we've heard is that the data is static. In other words, it was just kind of gathered from the past and put ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices Thank you, gentlemen, for sharing your expertise with us. As you can tell, we don't just want to put out a lot of information. That's part ...

Spoke in the House on Intergovernmental Relations Mr. Speaker, all of us here who represent the great province of Alberta are proud of our government's solid partnership with Albertans. We have more than ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Honduras Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to speak today on this topic. I have been to Honduras more than once. It is a wonderful country with very ...

Spoke in the House on Qalipu Mi'kmaq First Nation Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to add my voice to the debate today, and I urge my colleagues to support this legislation. First, the purpose of ...

Spoke in the House on Qalipu Mi’kmaq First Nation Act Mr. Speaker, I was a little puzzled by this member's assertion that somehow this legislation was not properly tied to the negotiated agreements of 2008 and ...

Spoke in the House on Electronic Petitions Mr. Speaker, I did not have my earpiece in. My colleagues are not sure that my name was called when I stood to vote, so I ...

Spoke in the House on Business Mr. Speaker, Bloomberg has just released its ranking of the best countries in the world for doing business, and it is big news for Canadians. Our ...

Mentioned by HQ Grande Prairie Local MP waiting - like all of us - for word on cabinet shuffle Peace River M-P Chris Warkentin says he is sad to see the likes of Public Safety Minister Vic Toews and Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Diane Ablonczy leaving federal politics. "Any time that you see people that have done an incredible job moving on, ...

Mentioned by South Asian Link Federal Cabinet Shuffle Expected This Month Two high-profile Conservatives made major career announcements this week, signalling a larger cabinet shuffle in the next month. Leader of the Government in the Senate, Marjory LeBreton announced her resignation while Conservative MP Diane Ablonczy, ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca LeBreton, Ablonczy step aside as cabinet shuffle looms Calgary MP Diane Ablonczy, who is minister of state for foreign affairs, said she will not be running again in 2015, clearing the way for Prime Minister Stephen Harper to add two new faces to his cabinet in a widely expected cabinet shuffle. In a short statement issued ... "Serving as member of Parliament for Calgary-Nose Hill and working on behalf of my constituents and all Canadians is both a challenging and rewarding job, one I enormously enjoy and which has my complete dedication. I am looking forward to ...

Mentioned by Grainews Menzies, Ablonczy won't run again in 2015 He was followed Thursday by Diane Ablonczy, MP for Calgary-Nose Hill, who managed a grain farm and also worked as a lawyer and schoolteacher before entering federal politics as a Reform MP in 1993. Since 2011, Ablonczy has served as minister of ...

Mentioned by Calgary Herald Ablonczy latest Tory to announce retirement As Calgary MP Diane Ablonczy became the latest Tory stalwart to unveil retirement plans ahead of an expected cabinet shuffle, opposition leaders in Calgary said it will take more than new faces to get the Harper government back on track. Ablonczy, the ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Reformers dwindling with Diane Ablonczy's announcement she won't run again OTTAWA — The class of original Reform party MPs will further shrink at the next election following Diane Ablonczy's announcement Thursday that she won't run again. Ablonczy, the minister of state of foreign affairs (Americas and consular affairs), said she ...