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Conservative MP for Kelowna—Lake Country (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 57.40% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter New Horizons for Seniors funding awarded to 7 local orgs to help seniors stay connected and active in our communities http://t.co/1W6NBnNnbu

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Interesting talk with Mogens Smed & Scott Jenkins from @Dirrt said U have to show loyalty to demand it! #aounplugged http://t.co/DWVfQo54H9

Posted on Twitter Congrats #Kelowna artist @LaurieKoss @ unveiling of @CanadaPostCares beautiful new Pansy Stamp @ Hambleton Galleries! http://t.co/JHSqCnnVbP

This week

Posted on Twitter Congrats to Immaculata Girls. #BC Gr 9 Provincial #Basketball Champions. 49-43. Carson Graham 2nd place. #Kelowna http://t.co/FBTzc36sfq

Posted on Twitter Honoured to attend&speak at Canada's premiere “To Light A Candle“hosted by the @Baha'is of #Kelowna Education=Peace! http://t.co/wsBwtMiRCB

Posted on Twitter Canada's premiere showing of “To http://t.co/BC0efkS9ay

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

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to providing the right conditions so that industry and business can succeed and compete in the global economy. Canada benefits ...

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

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 ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Canadian Renminbi Trading Centre You mention Peller Estates. I'm the member of Parliament for Kelowna—Lake Country, and we have sort of a wine caucus. Obviously it's a big economic driver, ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Positive Effects of the Global Markets Action Plan Thank you, Mr. Chair, and once again thanks to Ms. Campbell and Mr. Myers, who are no strangers to our international trade committee over the years. ...

Spoke in the House on Volunteerism Mr. Speaker, it will be my great pleasure this week to present to Kelowna--Lake Country resident Phyllis MacPherson a Canadian flag in celebration of the 50th ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Positive Effects of the Global Markets Action Plan Fantastic. Looking at the currency exchange, one of the things you might want to consider is having a charter from here to the Okanagan. I was ...

A month ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Positive Effects of the Global Markets Action Plan Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Mr. Taylor and Mr. Bruno, for being here as part of our study of the positive effects of the global ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Positive Effects of the Global Markets Action Plan Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, Parliamentary Secretary Gill, and thanks to our witnesses. This is a very exciting topic. Coming from and representing the Kelowna—Lake Country ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Media Advisory: Member of Parliament Ron Cannan to Address IPC Para ... - SYS KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/16/15 -- Ron Cannan, Member of Parliament (Kelowna-Lake Country), on behalf of the Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), will address the 2015 IPC Para-Snowboard World Cup at Big White ...

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Media Advisory: Member of Parliament Ron Cannan to Address IPC Para ... - SYS KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/16/15 -- Ron Cannan, Member of Parliament (Kelowna-Lake Country), on behalf of the Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), will address the 2015 IPC Para-Snowboard World Cup at Big White ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by The Daily Courier (subscription) Will Ron Cannan stand up for transparency, accountability? Local member of Parliament Ron Cannan couldn't have been clearer when he said: “Strengthening accountability and transparency was part of the government's promise to Canadians when we were first elected in 2006.We continue to move forward as an ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise on behalf of numerous British Columbians to table a petition that refers to over 200 million missing girls worldwide. This femicide has ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, in an increasingly globalized world, it is vital that Canadian businesses have access to dynamic and fast-growing markets in order to create jobs and ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Municipal Elections 2014 Mr. Speaker, local governments across the province of B.C. held elections this past weekend. I would like to thank all individuals who put their names forward ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I sat on the veterans affairs committee several years ago and veterans are near and dear to my heart and to constituents across our ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, with one in five jobs in Canada dependent on exports, our government understands the importance of opening new markets. That is why we have ...

Spoke in the House on Poppy Campaign Mr. Speaker, tomorrow as we approach Remembrance Day our Kelowna—Lake Country community will come together to join Royal Canadian Legion Branch 26 in Kelowna and Branch ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-41, An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. When I read this, I thought “this is capital NDP protectionism at its finest”. I can't believe you would even propose this. ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-41, An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada ... That's fair enough. Thank you very much. Ms. Campbell, thanks for your compliments to our former chair and also your welcome to our new chair, who ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Positive Effects for Canada of the Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement and Bill ... Thanks for the clarification. Mr. Stanford, I always enjoy listening to your presentation. I don't always agree on the perspectives, but I appreciate your thoughtfulness. I'd ...

Mentioned by Castanet.net MP Ron Cannan, Summerhill CEO Ezra Cipes and International Trade Minister ... Kelowna-Lake Country MP, Ron Cannan and federal International Trade Minister, Ed Fast were in Kelowna Friday extolling the virtues of the recently signed free trade agreement between Canada and South Korea. Friday's media event and photo op was ...

Mentioned by Castanet.net MP Ron Cannan, Summerhill CEO Ezra Cipes and International Trade Minister ... Kelowna-Lake Country MP, Ron Cannan and federal International Trade Minister, Ed Fast were in Kelowna Friday extolling the virtues of the recently signed free trade agreement between Canada and South Korea. Friday's media event and photo op was ...

Mentioned by Castanet.net Vets lose office battle not the war Kelowna-Lake Country MP, Ron Cannan says he is not hearing a lot of negative feedback from veterans in his riding as the local Veteran's Affairs Office ticks through its final day. Photo: Castanet Staff - File Photo. Kelowna-Lake Country MP, Ron Cannan.