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Conservative MP for Medicine Hat (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 71.50% of the vote.

This week

Mentioned by Medicine Hat News Federal Tory riding looks like a two-man race The Conservative nomination is now underway with it being all but official that it's a two-horse race between Dan Hein and Jim Hillyer. Conservative Party officials confirmed Friday they received only two applications to replace outgoing MP LaVar Payne for ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Aug 11, congratulations to the Medicine Hat Mavericks on their win and heading to the Western Baseball Finals.

Posted on Twitter Aug 11, just heard that Rob Anders MP- Calgary told a crowd on Saturday in Brooks, he was the MP for this area. FYI - Rob I am still the MP.

Posted on Twitter Aug 11, in office, phone calls, emails.

Posted on Twitter Aug 9, off to Gem for 100th Anniversary celebrations, parade, pancake breakfast and lunch. Great event approx. 1000 people attend!

Posted on Twitter Aug 5-7 my sister & brother inlaw in town to visit with Micheline & I. Very nice to spend some time with family.

Posted on Twitter Aug 4, give speech at Veterans Park in the Hat and then to the Esplanade with remarks and opening of the 1914-1918 war museum display.

Mentioned by Medicine Hat News Race is on for federal conservative candidacy in Gas City The Conservative nomination race is on for the new federal riding of Medicine Hat-Cardston-Warner. The Conservative national party opened the race on July 31 for candidates to replace outgoing MP LaVar Payne who announced his retirement from federal ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Medicine Hat News Race is on for Tory nomination in new federal riding The national Conservative party opened the race on July 31 for candidates to replace outgoing MP LaVar Payne, who announced his retirement from federal politics earlier this year. Current Lethbridge-riding MP Jim Hillyer and former Medicine Hat ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Medicine Hat News Talk of the Town: No need to shed any tears for outgoing MP A significant number of Hatters readily agree that whatever the merits, pro or con, about outgoing MP LaVar Payne's tenure as the local MP, it was obvious that he loves his job. There are those, however, who remember when the local MP was singled out by ...

Mentioned by Sunny South News Lethbridge MP Hillyer to seek re-election but in Medicine Hat New federal boundary changes were announced last year and Hillyer's intentions were to run in the Medicine Hat riding but he noted he didn't want to run against Medicine Hat MP LaVar Payne, who recently announced he would not be seeing re-election.

Mentioned by Lethbridge Herald New MP a certainty for Lethbridge riding Who will be the next MP for Lethbridge? The race is now wide open, after incumbent Jim Hillyer's announcement he'll run in Medicine Hat. The first-term Conservative MP said Tuesday his decision came after Medicine Hat MP LaVar Payne revealed he's ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have another petition to present with respect to the Species at Risk Act. The petitioners, citizens from right across Canada, ask for the ...

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 at the Public Safety committee on Social Finance as it Relates to Crime Prevention in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you, Dr. Shaw, for coming. You made some interesting comments. With this innovation that we talked about—and we've heard from ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise again today to present two more petitions from my constituents and constituents across Alberta who bring to the attention ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Social Finance as it Relates to Crime Prevention in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you to the witnesses for coming. I find this area quite interesting. Innovation I always think is great, because it ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I listened to the minister's comments very intently. I am very pleased to hear him talk about stay-at-home dads. My son was a stay-at-home ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to present the fourth petition from my constituents regarding the amended recovery strategy for the greater sage-grouse in ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Social Finance as it Relates to Crime Prevention in Canada Thank you, Chair. Thank you to the witnesses for being here today, as well as being here virtually. I find this area is really interesting, particularly ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the third petition is also from citizens of Medicine Hat. The petitioners point out that law-abiding Canadian citizens should be free to use firearms ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Social Finance as it Relates to Crime Prevention in Canada I think there certainly are opportunities for organizations, and we did hear from a number of presenters. Deloitte was one of them and they did suggest ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Supply Chain Retail Sector And Food Waste Prevention Thank you, Chair. Jim, it's good to see you again. That's twice in one week. You have a great organization. It's good to hear about what ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Social Finance as it Relates to Crime Prevention in Canada Thank you, Chair. Mr. Ciufo, thank you for coming. I find the topic of social impact bonds very interesting. When I look at the material you've ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to present two petitions today on behalf of citizens of my constituency. The first petition is on the emergency protection ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Social Finance as it Relates to Crime Prevention in Canada Thank you. It's interesting that some of the opposition are suggesting that this is the wrong type of investment. You talked a little bit about silos. ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Supply Chain Retail Sector And Food Waste Prevention Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you, Dr. Gooch, for coming. This is a very interesting subject. My wife and I go shopping, when I'm around, ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, my colleague across the way is right. It was the Liberal Party that actually cut $400 million in funding to the CBC back in ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am presenting 32 petitions today on behalf of the citizens of Medicine Hat, with hundreds of signatures, to make the Wild Horse border ...