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Conservative MP for South Surrey—White Rock—Cloverdale (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 54.60% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter I had the opportunity to thank Noel Kinsella, former Speaker of the Senate, for his service to Canada. @SenateCA http://t.co/2PkiGbJHN5

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Save the Date - My annual Community Income Tax Clinic will take place on Saturday, March 28 from 10-2pm at Semiahmoo Library in #surreybc.

This week

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

A week ago

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 .@BillGates and I discuss his recent investment in the Omniprocessor which converts sewage to drinking water #cdnpoli http://t.co/04hnZAXSOh

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 ...

Posted on Twitter It was a pleasure to have @pmharper & @JamesMoore_org in #surreybc for a new tax relief announcement for BC's LNG industry. #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Happy Lunar New Year! Wishing everyone great health, happiness and prosperity in the Year of the Sheep. http://t.co/Ciu3Og0yo1

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Peace Arch Park ceremony celebrates 200-year friendship. Story via @PeaceArchNews #surreybc #whiterock #cloverdale

A month ago

Spoke in the House on North Korea Mr. Speaker, as we know, North Korea has one of the most brutal regimes on the planet, denying its own people the most basic rights and ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Peace Arch News Round 2 predicted to be no smoother for C-377 MP Russ Hiebert's controversial private members' bill is still embroiled in controversy in its return engagement before Canadian senators. Senate Liberal leader James Cowan signalled earlier this month that the legislation, Bill C-377 – an amendment to the ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Peace Arch News Lecture casts shadow on Peninsula MP's 'transparency' bill MP Russ Hiebert's controversial private members' bill calling for full public disclosure of union financial affairs has come in for a detailed and scathing analysis from two professors in the faculty of business administration at the University of Regina. In a public ...

Mentioned by CP24 Toronto's Breaking News Conservatives try to push controversial anti-union bill through Senate OTTAWA - The Harper government is trying to push a controversial anti-union bill through the Senate. The private member's bill (Bill C-377) initiated by Conservative MP Russ Hiebert would force unions to publicly disclose details of their spending. The bill ...

Mentioned by news/ Harper government backs anti-union bill - www.insidebelleville.com/bellevilleregion Kevin Sorenson, minister of state for finance, said Monday the government supports the intent of Bill C-377, a private member's bill initiated by Conservative MP Russ Hiebert which would force unions to publicly disclose details of their spending. Sorenson ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Harper government backs Senate bid to speed passage of anti-union bill Kevin Sorenson, minister of state for finance, said Monday the government supports the intent of Bill C-377, a private member's bill initiated by Conservative MP Russ Hiebert which would force unions to publicly disclose details of... Read more ».

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Anti-Union Bill C-377 Gets Harper OK For Speedy Senate Passage Kevin Sorenson, minister of state for finance, said Monday the government supports the intent of Bill C-377, a private member's bill initiated by Conservative MP Russ Hiebert which would force unions to publicly disclose details of their spending. Sorenson ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am here to present two petitions on behalf of constituents who are concerned about the lack of tough laws when it comes to ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, it gives me great pleasure to speak to the budget implementation act, the centrepiece of our Conservative government's economic agenda for Canada. There are ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, on behalf of constituents in my community, I would like to present this petition in which they call on mandatory minimum sentences for those ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Positive Effects of the Global Markets Action Plan Thank you. I'll continue that line of questioning. Mr. Gupta, you talked about the importance of access to markets, to capital, and to talent. All of ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Positive Effects of the Global Markets Action Plan Mr. Cameron, I'm going to draw you back to an article you wrote about 10 years ago. It's called “All Debt Is Not Made Equal”. You ...

Spoke in the House on Trinity Western University Mr. Speaker, Trinity Western University, near my community, is opening up a law school. The Law Society of British Columbia will allow Trinity law grads to ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Positive Effects of the Global Markets Action Plan Thank you. Gentlemen, it's been very interesting to hear your comments about the GMAP. You've raised a lot of good questions, and what I'm looking for ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Thursday, April 10th Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you both for being with us this afternoon. Mr. Heidrich, you've provided fascinating testimony about the existence of free trade agreements ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Benefits for Canada of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Yes, you did. I'm just wondering, in light of the fact that this is the third review, to some degree I think it would have been ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Benefits for Canada of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) We've just concluded, after years of negotiation, this agreement with the European Union. As a department you've had a tremendous opportunity to consult with stakeholders. You've ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Honduras Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Don Valley West. It is my pleasure this afternoon to highlight how the Canada-Honduras ...

Spoke in the House on Interparliamentary Delegations Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 34(1), I have the honour to present to the House, in both official languages, the report of the Canadian Parliamentary ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) Mr. Al-Katib, welcome back. It's good to see you again. We've appreciated your testimony in the past. I'm struck by the story of Alliance Grain Traders. ...

Spoke in the House on Ukraine Mr. Chair, since our last emergency debate on Ukraine, on January 27, the developments, and more particularly what has happened over the weekend, can only be ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) They had a completely different perspective. It was a small operation. It was not large in the amount of production that they had, but they viewed ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-377 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (requirements for labour organizations)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-317 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (labour organizations)