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  • His favourite word is military.

Conservative MP for Edmonton Centre (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 48.00% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Vulcan, Alberta & Entertainment world mourning loss of Leonard Nimoy, Dr. Spock, victim of smoking.

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #342 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Posted on Twitter Lost ultra-loyal supporter as Mary Delaney answered call of her Maker today after 98 1/2 wonderful years. RIP http://t.co/Nmj7DC43ua

Posted on Twitter Taking command of 416 Tactical Fighter Squadron w/Major-General Brian Smith giving his ok Dec/88 #ThrowbackThursday http://t.co/P6EFgrZc3C

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #341 on Bill C-586 Amend the Canada Elections Act and the Parliament of Canada Act (candidacy and caucus reforms)

Posted on Twitter Awful heartbreak in Kane, MB for four Froese boys lost in fire. Mennonite strength will come together.

Posted on Twitter Congrats to old (former?) political foe Anne McLellan, on naming as Dalhousie Chancellor. http://t.co/skX8p9DZX9

Posted on Twitter Today, is PinkShirt Anti-Bullying Day, encouraging all to wear something pink to symbolize bullying won't be tolerated. #pinkshirtday

Spoke in the House on Rise in anti-Semitism Mr. Chair, we have talked about how well Canada is doing, relatively speaking, and how other countries are doing in this area. We brought up the ...

Voted No on Vote #340 That ( a) the House recognize that (i) the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that the prohibition on ...

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 ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, yesterday the Quebec government confirmed that the Ste. Anne's veterans hospital transfer is a hundred per cent ready to go, and it will be ...

Spoke in the House on Victims Bill of Rights Act Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the hon. member for Saskatoon—Wanuskewin. I am honoured to have an opportunity to participate in the third ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Promoting Economic Prosperity through Settlement Services Thank you very much. I have a couple of points and then a couple of questions. This is grosso modo, but every department budgets for expected ...

Spoke in the House on Anti-terrorism Act, 2015 Mr. Speaker, I listened with great interest and I applaud my colleague's enthusiasm and passion. I am equally amazed at her imagination. I was not aware ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Response to the Violence, Religious Persecution and Dislocation Caused by the ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you all for being here. I want to direct a couple of questions to Mr. Gignac first. Recently in some of ...

Spoke in the House on Parliamentary Precinct Security Mr. Speaker, I am grateful for the opportunity to rise and contribute to this important debate on a motion put forward by my colleague, the Chief ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca MP Laurie Hawn burns tweet ruling in both official languages "Quelle idée stupide." In three words, Edmonton MP Laurie Hawn blasted Canada's Official Languages Commissioner Graham Fraser for a ruling that will reportedly suggest Canadian cabinet ministers tweet in both official languages. In case you didn't get ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Response to the Violence, Religious Persecution and Dislocation Caused by the ... To follow up on that “it didn't happen” point, even in Ottawa when we had things happen on October 22, almost immediately something came out on ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Response to the Violence, Religious Persecution and Dislocation Caused by the ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair Thanks to all of you for being here. Shukran. Mr. Fatah, I'm going to start with you and then go ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing on Canada's Response to ISIL Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you for being here. I don't know what my car is going to cost to run next year until I'm finished, ...

Spoke in the House on Protection of Canada from Terrorists Act Mr. Speaker, this place is all about process. I do not just mean Parliament, but Ottawa. It is all about process. That is important. There needs ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Edmonton Sun Edmonton-Centre MP calls for Canadians to 'wake up' and report radicalization Edmonton-Centre MP Laurie Hawn MP Laurie Hawn takes part in the Black Ribbon Day ceremony in remembrance of those affected by the Molotov-Ribbentrop pact of 1939, at the Alberta Legislature in Edmonton Alta., on Saturday Aug. 23, 2014.

Three months ago

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Media Advisory : Member of Parliament Laurie Hawn to Speak at the 2014 ... - SYS EDMONTON, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/04/14 -- Laurie Hawn, Member of Parliament (Edmonton Centre), on behalf of the Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), will speak at the 2014 Canada America Para-Swimming Championships on ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Response to the Violence, Religious Persecution and Dislocation Caused by the ... Sure. Mr. Tabler, I totally agree that policy fails when you draw a red line and then you refuse to do anything when the line gets ...

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Media Advisory : Member of Parliament Laurie Hawn to Speak at the 2014 ... - SYS EDMONTON, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/04/14 -- Laurie Hawn, Member of Parliament (Edmonton Centre), on behalf of the Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), will speak at the 2014 Canada America Para-Swimming Championships on ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Minister of State (Finance) and Member of Parliament Laurie Hawn (Edmonton ... Minister of State (Finance) Kevin Sorenson and Member of Parliament Laurie Hawn will hold a pre-budget consultation in Edmonton on Friday, December 5, 2014. 10:55 a.m. – Photo Opportunity Minister Sorenson and MP Hawn will be available for a photo ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Response to the Violence, Religious Persecution and Dislocation Caused by the ... Okay. To switch to the training piece, Madam Saeed said the Iraqis need training and I believe that to be true. It might not be the ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise to present a petition signed by dozens of Canadians. The petitioners are calling on the Government of Canada to make several changes ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Response to the Violence, Religious Persecution and Dislocation Caused by the ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you all for being here. I agree with the distinction between short- and long-term solutions. In the short term, one of ...

Spoke in the House on Eastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada Act Mr. Speaker, there have been consultations, and I believe that you will find unanimous consent for the following motion. I move: That, not withstanding any Standing ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Edmonton Journal Hon. Laurie Hawn speaks about Remembrance Day MP Laurie Hawn lays a wreath during the No Stone Left Alone ceremony at Beechmount Cemetery in Edmonton on Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014. Over 350 students and soldiers placed single poppies on each of the 4,184 soldier's headstones during the touching ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-593 An Act to amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Act, the National Defence Act, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Act and the Access to Information Act (personal information and medical records)