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Conservative MP for Ottawa West—Nepean (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 44.70% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter The #UNGA event dedicated to #endchildmarriage can be watched online here: http://t.co/8zEPMUxBXW

Posted on Twitter Sat down w PA Prime Minister @RamiHamdalla on margins of #UNGA http://t.co/bvIUpgZUkl

Posted on Twitter A country's annual per-capita income grows by 0.3% for each 1% increase in number of women who finish secondary education #endchildmarriage

Posted on Twitter Canada is committed to #endchildmarriage around the world http://t.co/k2HspFDU56 #UNGA http://t.co/GBRq57qc9N

Posted on Twitter Sad anniversary yesterday - 1yr since Westgate mall attack in #Kenya. Two Canadians among the many killed, inc. diplomat Annemarie Desloges.

Posted on Twitter Good to be at @GirlsNotBrides event with @MabelvanOranje et al. Speaking at a #endchildmarriage event later too #UNGA http://t.co/37kmLpZVg6

This week

Didn't vote on Vote #226 That the House proceed to First reading of Senate Public Bills.

Voted No on Vote #225 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should reinstate the federal minimum wage and increase it ...

Spoke in the House on Coastal Fisheries Protection Act I agree with him on everything.

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, following receipt of new information and further investigation and analysis, these entities are being removed from the list. They were deemed to be sufficiently ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Tunney's Pasture Master Plan Approved by National Capital Commission The Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, along with the Honourable John Baird, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Member of Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean, announced today that the Tunney's Pasture Master Plan ...

Mentioned by MSN Canada Stephen Harper confirms 69 advisers to Iraq ahead of MP debate But Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird later clarified in an interview with Evan Solomon, host of CBC News Network's Power & Politics, that Harper has authorized "up to" 69 advisers, but not all are in place yet. With that question answered, NDP foreign affairs ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the member for Elmwood—Transcona for his leadership in this regard. I can confirm that Canada is sending a large electoral ...

Mentioned by MSN Canada Stephen Harper confirms 69 advisers to Iraq as MPs set to debate mission Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird later clarified in an interview with Evan Solomon, host of CBC News Network's Power & Politics, that Harper has authorized up to 69 advisers, but not all are in place yet. With that question answered, NDP foreign affairs critic ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, with regard to (a), (b), and (c), applications for permits to export military goods or technology are assessed against a number of criteria, one ...

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Statement from Ministers Blaney and Baird on the Canadian Firefighters Annual ... - SYS OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 09/14/14 -- The Honourable Steven Blaney, Canada's Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, and John Baird, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean, issued the following statement today to ...

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Statement from Ministers Blaney and Baird on the Canadian Firefighters Annual ... - SYS OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 09/14/14 -- The Honourable Steven Blaney, Canada's Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, and John Baird, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean, issued the following statement today to ...

Mentioned by DigitalJournal.com Media Advisory: Baird to Deliver Remarks at Fallen Firefighters Ceremony OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 13, 2014) - John Baird, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean, on behalf of the Honourable Steven Blaney, Canada's Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, will attend the 2014 Canadian ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Protection of Children and Youth in Developing Countries Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, and colleagues. Just a few short days ago I got back from Iraq where I was joined by two of ...

Three months ago

Didn't vote on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Didn't vote on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Didn't vote on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

Spoke in the House on Prohibiting Cluster Munitions Act Mr. Speaker, the convention itself allows for interoperability. Obviously, we have important NATO obligations. We have to work with our closest friend and ally, not just ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, we are immensely concerned about Iran's nuclear program. We remain concerned about its abysmal and deteriorating human rights record and its material support for ...

Spoke in the House on Prohibiting Cluster Munitions Act Mr. Speaker, we have a different legislative framework in Canada, but our commitment to the prohibition of these terrible weapons of mass destruction is real and ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, Canada and our government are very concerned by the rise in terrorism in Iraq, and we extend our sincere condolences to the families and ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2014-15: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, L20 and L25 under ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, and honourable committee members. I welcome the opportunity to speak with you again about the international priorities of our government ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Bill C-6, An Act to implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair and members of the committee. I am pleased to have the opportunity to talk to you about Bill C-6 today. As you ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-6 An Act to implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Arctic Foreign Policy and Main Estimates 2013-14: Votes 1, 5, 10, ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, and thank you very much, Minister. It's a real pleasure to be here to update you on our government's foreign ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing on the situation in Mali Thank you very much, Mr. Chair and colleagues. Thank you very much for the opportunity to be with you today. I'd like to say at the ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Role of the Private Sector in Achieving Canada's International Development Interests, Expenditure ... Thank you very much. I want to thank you for the opportunity to be with you this afternoon. I will keep my comments short and I ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2011-12: Votes 1b, 5b, 10b, 15b, 17b, 30b and ... Thank you very much. I won't speak for very long, so there will be more opportunity for questions and answers, or responses sometimes. I'm very pleased ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Chapter 2, G8 Legacy Infrastructure Fund, of the Spring 2011 Report of ... He said he wouldn't miss it, for the record. He wishes Deepak was here; don't we all. Deepak is representing the Government of Canada at a ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-42 An Act to amend the Aeronautics Act

Introduced legislation Government bill C-33 An Act to amend the Railway Safety Act and to make consequential amendments to the Canada Transportation Act