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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

Voted No on Vote #238 That Standing Order 11(2) be replaced with the following: The Speaker or the Chair of Committees of the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That this question be now put.

Posted on Twitter The @OttawaCitizen highlights #C377 in a recent article as debate in the Senate resumes on my bill. #cdnpoli http://t.co/MY1Al4SEoE

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #236 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Voted No on Vote #235 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Posted on Twitter Senator Bob Runciman speaks to #C377 in the Senate. #cdnpoli https://t.co/714MB3zUs2

This week

Posted on Twitter I met with @CPAC_TV to discuss my Private Members' Bill, #C377. Watch the interview here: https://t.co/9UguaETXVB #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Pleased to have European leaders @euHvR and @BarrosoEU in Ottawa for the EU Trade Summit with @pmharper. #cdnpoli http://t.co/FDI5e2gDmH

Voted Yes on Vote #234 on Bill C-22 Respecting Canada's offshore oil and gas operations, enacting the Nuclear Liability and Compensation Act, repealing ...

Posted on Twitter It is a foggy morning here in #Ottawa. http://t.co/ldqm04Pn3Y

A week ago

Posted on Twitter This week is National Forest Week. Canada’s forests account for 10% of the world’s forest cover. Learn more here: http://t.co/YwZnnZ5BVO

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 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 ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Peace Arch News Visit with displaced refugees hits home for Hiebert Conservative MP Russ Hiebert said scenes of human suffering he observed firsthand during a Labour Day weekend visit to refugee camps in embattled Northern Iraq will stay with him. And he said he is gratified the Canadian government approved a further ...

Mentioned by Surrey Now MP's plea for refugee aid comes with some irony On Monday, the Ottawa Citizen ran a story under the headline "Conservative MP calls for more western aid for Kurds," in which Russ Hiebert, who announced in February he won't be seeking reelection in South Surrey-White Rock-Cloverdale, calls for more ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Conservative MP calls for more western aid for Kurds Conservative MP Russ Hiebert says additional western aid is essential to “prevent a developing humanitarian disaster in Kurdish Iraq.” He has issued a news release from Iraq….here are the details: “Floods of refugees, Christians, non-Sunni Muslims, Yazidis ...

Mentioned by Surrey Now Joy Davies announces bid for federal Liberal seat With that in mind, Davies announced Friday that she will be seeking the Liberal Party of Canada's nomination for the riding, which is currently held by MP Russ Hiebert. A member of the Conservative Party of Canada, Hiebert announced earlier this year that ...

Three months ago

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 ...

More than three months ago

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 in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I stand on behalf of my constituents of South Surrey—White Rock—Cloverdale, who are calling for tougher laws and a new mandatory minimum sentence for ...

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)