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Conservative MP for Peace River—Westlock (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 69% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #897 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

This week

Posted on Twitter Encouraging to see the results of this. Would be great to replicate across Canada! #HumanTrafficking https://t.co/hlrt073O7h

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Today is #WorldMentalHealthDay. Anyone can become a victim of #humantrafficking & survivors suffer from many forms… https://t.co/09g8VwP51s

Posted on Twitter My Ottawa office received these plants this week all the way from our riding of #PeaceRiverWestlock. Thank you to C… https://t.co/rpcSniBYXt

Posted on Twitter I’ve been reading local papers like the @BarrheadLeader & @SouthPeaceNews since I was a kid. It’s where I learn abo… https://t.co/OY8yB3mKre

Spoke in the House on Divorce Act Mr. Speaker, it is not often we get to ask questions twice of the same speaker. I appreciate the opportunity to ask another question. One of ...

Posted on Twitter Every year, 1 in 5 Canadians suffer from a mental illness. Let's remember that fact this week and every week as we… https://t.co/D7TmW3j19h

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Long-Term Care on Reserve One of the previous witnesses we had here talked about first nations. He said that they are caught between the bark and the wood of a ...

Voted Yes on Vote #896 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #895 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #894 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #893 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Posted on Twitter It was great to run into @PaulLacerte, Raven, and baby Cedar from @MooseHide_BC in Calgary. 7 years ago, they devel… https://t.co/mFr29d732A

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I know the member has in-depth life experience with our justice system, and he brings that wealth of knowledge to this place. I would ...

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Mr. Speaker, a few weeks ago, winter arrived in Alberta. Snow covered the fields before the summer had officially ended, but the farming men and women ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, last spring I went to Washington and stood with victims of sex trafficking as they celebrated the major passing of FOSTA-SESTA in Congress, removing ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Long-Term Care on Reserve Okay. Are you aware of anything from the federal level from one of the departments? When we had the department officials here right when we started ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, the member's colleague stood a moment ago and said that he agreed with us on the fact that this was terrible and wrong, and ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I too rise today to draw attention to the issue of international trafficking of human organs. The people who have signed this petition are ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, one of the things I like to point out often when we are discussing energy projects is the fact that when the Liberal government ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is my pleasure to stand today to present a petition calling on Parliament to examine the scourge of organ harvesting. The petitioners are ...

Mentioned by Westlock News MP slams feds over NAFTA, Trans Mountain Peace River-Westlock MP Arnold Viersen has no doubt in his mind who should be blamed for the ongoing delays of the Trans Mountain expansion project and the economic uncertainty surrounding NAFTA negotiations. “This is becoming the most expensive ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Fairview Post Liberals Dragging their feet on Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Submitted by Arnold Viersen, MP, Peace River-Westlock. Arnold Viersen, MP for Peace River–Westlock, is troubled that the Trudeau Government continues to drag its feet on the expansion project it approved in November 2016: As the Member of Parliament ...

Mentioned by Fairview Post Liberals Dragging their feet on Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Arnold Viersen, MP for Peace River–Westlock, is troubled that the Trudeau Government continues to drag its feet on the expansion project it approved in November 2016: As the Member of Parliament for a riding heavily dependent on the oil and gas ...

Mentioned by Toronto Sun More than 1 in 4 human trafficking victims under 18: StatsCan Alberta Conservative MP Arnold Viersen, one of the co-chairs of a new all-party parliamentary group to end human trafficking, said the report confirms the global trends showing human trafficking is getting worse, and that the victims are most often female.

Mentioned by The Epoch Times 1 in 4 Human Trafficking Victims in Canada Are Under 18 “We need a National Action Plan to combat human trafficking,” Alberta Conservative MP Arnold Viersen, who co-chairs of a parliamentary group to end trafficking, wrote on Twitter, July 6. The number of reported incidents each year has steadily increased.

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Fairview Post Arnold Viersen fears legalization of prostitution will lead to legalization of sex slavery ... https://actnow.io/CPvF1Tc; 2) Share this campaign on social media and encourage others to speak out to #ProtectPCEPA with the easy to use links on the campaign site. Thank you for helping to end sex trafficking in Canada. Sincerely, Arnold Viersen ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Long-Term Care on Reserve Thank you, Madam Chair, and welcome to our guests, particularly those from Loon River. I know that community well. Most of my questions will be directed ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Long-Term Care on Reserve Thank you, Lindsay, for being here today. I really appreciate it. I come from northern Alberta. Your organization would deal with a lot of first nation ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Long-Term Care on Reserve Getting back to Chief Meneen, one thing I've heard about often is that, particularly in the case of private institutions, we've seen some housing boards close ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-71 Mr. Chair, we're going through this bill line by line right now. We have several amendments left to go—nearly a doorstop's worth—and that could change the ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Long-Term Care on Reserve I'm not sure what the real thrust of this is. We didn't come to this study because we saw a major problem; we just wanted to ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under Canadian High Arctic Research Station, Votes ... This gets back to the beginning: do you believe in the rule of law? Financial transparency is the law of the land. Travis is in some ...