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  • His favourite word is billion.

Conservative MP for Kitchener—Waterloo (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 40.90% of the vote.

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Intergovernmental Affairs Mr. Speaker, that is another myth the Liberals continue to perpetuate. This is absolutely incorrect. This is a Conservative government that is making record investments in ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, that is absolutely incorrect. Municipalities and provinces in this country know that they have the strongest partner they have ever had with this Conservative ...

Posted on Twitter Canadian firms urged to boost exports as dollar drops http://t.co/dOMesxLLNJ via @wr_record

Posted on Twitter PM Harper announces anti-terrorism measures to protect Canadians | Prime Minister of Canada http://t.co/1rMPB11pSf

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Intergovernmental Affairs Mr. Speaker, in actual fact, this Conservative government is making unprecedented investments in infrastructure. This high level of investment will continue for the next decade. These ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, let me recap what municipalities have asked for and what our Conservative government has delivered. Municipalities wanted a long-term infrastructure commitment. We did that, ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased today to rise to speak about the very great partnerships that our federal government has developed and how they have ...

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, that is absolutely ridiculous. This Conservative government is making record investments in infrastructure. The new Building Canada plan is the longest and largest infrastructure ...

Voted No on Vote #317 on Bill C-579 Reduce the effects of urban heat islands on the health of Canadians

Voted No on Vote #316 That the Standing Orders of the House of Commons be amended: ( a) to add the following after ...

Voted No on Vote #315 That the House call on the government to ( a) immediately present an Economic and Fiscal Update to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #314 on Bill C-44 Amend the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act and other Acts

Voted No on Vote #313 on Bill C-44 Amend the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act and other Acts

This week

Spoke in the House on Railway Safety Act Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to rise this evening to speak in support of Bill C-627. I want to begin by congratulating my colleague, the member ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, as the member of Parliament for Kitchener—Waterloo, I am proud to come from a community that has one of the strongest local economies not ...

Posted on Twitter RT. Well done. @LCPcanada: @Lutherwood @peterbraid Break the Silence. Break the stigma. #NotAlone5in5 #mentalhealth http://t.co/dP7mw5Tie9

Posted on Twitter RT@SDTC_TDDC: #Cleantech #entrepreneurs: Apply for funding from February 18 - April 15 http://t.co/cXwoIC8Etx

A week ago

Posted on Twitter What is quantum computing and why should you care? | CBCNews.ca Mobile http://t.co/vEqho1OD6w

Mentioned by CBC.ca What is quantum computing and why should you care? Although the money has been allocated since the release of federal budget last year, Kitchener-Waterloo MP Peter Braid and London MP Ed Holder took advantage of the opportunity to tout the government's investments in innovation in advance of an ...

Mentioned by Exchange Morning Post (press release) Minister Ed Holder and MP Peter Braid announce support of quantum research ... Waterloo - The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology) and Peter Braid, Member of Parliament for Kitchener-Waterloo announced renewed support for the Institute of Quantum Computing (IQC) at the University of Waterloo ...

Mentioned by Waterloo Record Federal investment touted during Institute for Quantum Computing visit WATERLOO — If Peter Braid's not careful, he'll become the human guinea pig for human teleportation. His parliamentary colleague Ed Holder, Minister of State for Science and Technology, jokingly volunteered the Kitchener-Waterloo MP for the position ...

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Minister Ed Holder and MP Peter Braid Announce Support of Quantum Research ... - SYS WATERLOO, ON--(Marketwired - January 22, 2015) - The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology) and Peter Braid, Member of Parliament for Kitchener-Waterloo, announced renewed support for the Institute of Quantum Computing ...

Mentioned by 570 News $15 million to be invested in U-W's Institute for Quantum Computing The Federal Government is investing $15 Million over three years for the Institute for Quantum Computing. The Institute at the University of Waterloo has always been an industry leading facility. Kitchener- Waterloo MP Peter Braid made the announcement ...

Posted on Twitter $15 million to be invested in UW’s IQC http://t.co/SAsvL6TKqC

Mentioned by 570 News UW's Institute for Quantum Computing expected to receive “significant” funding Minister of State for Science and Technology Ed Holder will be there as will Kitchener-Waterloo MP Peter Braid. In a news release, the government says the funding will “support the Institute's strategic plan to carry out and commercialize leading-edge ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Very good. Do any of the small vessels that Mr. Whitworth has described use the ports that you are involved in? That's the first part of ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Thank you. That's very helpful. Mr. Lachance from Transport Canada, in your presentation I heard a couple of references to helping the industry adapt to evolving ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Thanks very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you to all of our witnesses for being here today. I want to start with the gentleman from RTL. You ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you to our experts for being here today. Mr. Chomniak, I want to start with a question or two ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Mr. Buy, you mentioned in your presentation the example of the short-run ferry. You brought it up, and I wanted ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Very good. In your opening presentation when you were talking about SMS and describing the various results or outcomes of safety management systems, you mentioned that, ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Review of the Canadian Transportation Safety Regime: Transportation of Dangerous Goods and ... Thank you to our officials for being here this morning. Thank you, Ms. Kinney, for your presentation and for giving our committee an update. I have ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Impact of Research, Technology and Innovation on the Pipeline Industry Yes. I am only an occasional visitor at the industry, science and technology committee. Although Industry Canada oversees the work and the mandate of the Standards ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-458 An Act respecting a National Charities Week and to amend the Income Tax Act (charitable and other gifts)