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  • His favourite word is opportunities.

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

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

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #248 That the Standing Committee on the Status of Women be instructed to undertake a study on the subject ...

Voted Yes on Vote #247 That the motion be amended by replacing the words “education and social programs” with the words “education programs, ...

Voted No on Vote #246 on Bill C-584 Respecting the Corporate Social Responsibility Inherent in the Activities of Canadian Extractive Corporations in Developing ...

Voted Yes on Vote #245 on Bill C-41 Implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and the Republic of Korea

Voted Yes on Vote #244 That the First Report of the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics, presented on Wednesday, ...

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, it is always a privilege and honour to rise in the House. This morning I rise to speak on this historic free trade agreement ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is always an honour to rise in the House. This morning I would like to table a petition on behalf of numerous constituents. ...

Posted on Twitter Pleased to participate in the Canada-Korea Free Trade debate #CKFTA #Okanagan quality products are headed to S.Korea @Canada_Trade is good.

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise to table two petitions on behalf of constituents. One petition is calling on Parliament to refrain from making ...

This week

Posted on Twitter #Kelowna: reasons to be proud http://t.co/GZlcMkNTbV via @KelownaCourier

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Nice to see @Stockwell_Day in Ott sharing his vision for Canada-China opportunities&Govt subsidy free refinery in #BC http://t.co/A3rNAP2Gut

Posted on Twitter Pres Park & @PMHarper sign historic #Canada-#Korea Free Trade Agreement. New Opportunities for job growth&prosperity! http://t.co/bRDrnHW7DC

Posted on Twitter @GGDavidJohnson hosted historic State Dinner for Her Excellency Park Guen-hye, President of Rep of Korea & @PMHarper http://t.co/AnPCr4xGkJ

Posted on Twitter Special evening @GG Rideau Hall with Korean Veterans Assoc Pres Finney& Rep of Korea Pres Park.2#Kelowna wines served http://t.co/6D0KqL4jVy

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, yesterday there was another senseless shooting, this time in Vancouver. Shots rang out in a midday gun battle in busy Yaletown, steps from the ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, it is the home of some of the international award-winning wine, so I appreciate the opportunity to ask a question of my hon. colleague ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the two other petitions have to do with the leniency of Canada's impaired driving laws; and in the interests of public safety, the petitioners ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Honduras Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, I have had a chance to speak in the House already on the importance of the Canada-Honduras free trade agreement for Canadians and also ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) and Positive Effects of ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thanks, Minister Fast and Ms. Bincoletto, for appearing at our committee this morning. As you alluded in your opening comments, Minister Fast, ...

Spoke in the House on TD Scholarship for Community Leadership Mr. Speaker, it is my pleasure to congratulate Miss Freya Kellet, a scholar from Okanagan Mission Secondary School in my riding of Kelowna—Lake Country, who this ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Positive Effects of the Global Markets Action Plan I've been on the committee for just over eight years. In 2006 we had trade agreements with five countries, and now we have 43 and we're ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to our witnesses. It's great to have you here and appreciate the experience you've shared with the committee about the ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Positive Effects of the Global Markets Action Plan Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thanks again to our witnesses for being here. Thank you for your comments. It's the first meeting we've had on this very ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-20, An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada ... I just had a meeting yesterday afternoon with Colombia's ambassador to Canada. You don't have to look very far; we concluded a free trade agreement with ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Thursday, April 10th Gildan, the Canadian manufacturer, would be tariff-free and they would have a level playing field with the U.S. and the European Union. Canadian beef and pork ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Committee Business Thank you. I have a question for Ms. Oliva. Thank you for being here as well, and thank you for continuing on in your caring, compassionate ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Benefits for Canada of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome back, Mr. Neve, it's always good to see you. To Ms. Kutulakos, welcome to our committee. I want to jump right ...

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.

Mentioned by Kelowna Capital News Letter: Canada's government anything but democratic Prime Minister Stephen Harper will tell Dan Albas (Conservative MP for Okanagan-Coquihalla) how to vote on the Reform Bill C-559, just like Harper will continue to tell Albas, Ron Cannan (Conservative MP for Kelowna-Lake Country), and all the other ...

Mentioned by Kelowna Capital News Political switcheroo: Take it all away then give a smidgen back Thankfully, in his most recent MP's Report (Dec. 17), Kelowna-Lake Country MP Ron Cannan refrained from only parroting the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) talking points as he did when he suggested the government's solution to poverty of seniors is to ...

Mentioned by Castanet.net Veterans meeting with MP Cannan Local veterans, members of the Public Service Alliance of Canada and Union of Veterans Affairs Employees met with Kelowna-Lake Country MP, Ron Cannan today (Thursday) with concerns over the closure of the Kelowna Veteran's Affairs office. The office ...