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Conservative MP for Peace River—Westlock (Alberta)

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

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #652 on Bill C-74 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other ...

Voted Yes on Vote #651 on Bill C-74 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other ...

Voted No on Vote #650 on Bill C-74 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other ...

This week

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Madam Speaker, it is my pleasure to rise tonight to talk about pipelines and their impact on the national economy. I know that 125,000 people in ...

Voted Yes on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Happy Volunteer Week! A big thank-you goes out to all volunteers who give their time to help others. From fighting… https://t.co/waaWV6siH8

Mentioned by Barrhead Leader Barrhead welcomes home local Olympian, Melissa Lotholz Peace River – Westlock MP Arnold Viersen kicked off the speech portion of the evening following a moment of silence to honour the victims of the Humboldt accident. “It is not every day that you get to hang out with an Olympian or that you are lucky ...

Spoke in the House on Trans Mountain Expansion Project Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the minister for his great speech. There is nothing in that speech that I can disagree with. It was ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister says he wants the Trans Mountain pipeline built, but like every promise he makes, it is all talk and no action. ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to studies conducted by, or on behalf of, Health Canada, since January 1, 2016: (a) what studies have been done on the side effects ...

Mentioned by South Peace News Bill an attempt to return gun registry – Viersen Another Liberal bill isn't worth the paper it's written on, says Peace River – Westlock MP Arnold Viersen. Viersen says in a March 29 news release that the Liberals recently introduced Bill C-71, an Act to amend the rules in relation to firearms. “This ...

Posted on Twitter Great to welcome home @TownBarrhead’s own Olympian Melissa Lotholz. She represented Canada in the women’s bobsleig… https://t.co/FyJ3MIsIaD

Posted on Twitter If Kinder Morgan doesn't proceed, agreements signed w 51 First Nations die, depriving these communities of $400 mil… https://t.co/aMY4SucDVn

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Great to meet @missbreemarie, a fellow Albertan & Canadian at @ncose Coalition to End Sexual Exploitation last week… https://t.co/dvz6ofCrgK

Posted on Twitter Last week Backpage ended their sex trafficking ads in the US only due to passage of #SESTA. Today FBI raided Backpa… https://t.co/XPvpODs6uB

Posted on Twitter Great to work with you on this important issue. https://t.co/VHlcGgBY2b

A month ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Bill C-262 Thank you, Madam Chair, and thank you to our guests for being here today. My questions will be mostly for the Human Rights commission folks. I'd ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, I will be asking a question and I am looking for an answer, not another question. Did the national security adviser give classified information ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Bill C-262 I have High Prairie right in my riding. Welcome to the committee and thank you for being here. Brenda, you talk about Canada lagging behind. You ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (C), 2017-18: Votes 1c and 10c under Department of Indian ... Thank you, Madam Chair. As well, thank you to the minister for being here. I guess it doesn't matter. I'll just start my timer this way ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the World Economic Forum in Davos in January 2018: (a) how many government employees travelled to Switzerland in relation to the Forum, excluding ...

Mentioned by Whitecourt Star Local officials give economic updates Woodlands County Mayor Jim Rennie and Whitecourt deputy mayor Paul Chauvet gave a joint presentation, while Peace River-Westlock MP Arnold Viersen gave a few remarks. One main topic was the Caribou Range Plan, which seeks to restore caribou populations ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Barrhead Leader Peace River-Westlock MP Arnold Viersen slams Liberal budget Peace River-Westlock MP Arnold Viersen says that a plan to improve broadband connectivity in rural communities outlined in the 2018 Federal Budget is interesting, but poured water on the budget overall. A total of $100 million has been earmarked to ...

Mentioned by Whitecourt Star Local MP criticizes 2018 federal budget Peace River-Westlock MP Arnold Viersen had few kind words to say about the 2018 federal budget, which the Trudeau government released on Feb. 27. One of his main criticisms was the $18-billion deficit for this year. "It's a total failure on the part of ...

Spoke in the House on Impact Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, yesterday, at the northern and aboriginal affairs committee, we had natural resources officials there. We are currently studying Bill C-262, on the implementation of ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Bill C-262 Thank you, Madam Chair. Before I ask any questions, I want to note for my honourable colleague Mr. Bossio that in my world, consent, no means ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Oddly, Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change shared a video of herself celebrating with the Canada Parks and Wilderness Society, a group that ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada’s Involvement in NATO I'd like to go back to the perhaps more diplomatic avenue that Mr. Fadden was mentioning in terms of our diplomacy, particularly with the case of ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Bill C-262 Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you, Romeo, for sitting in the hot seat today. This free, prior, and informed consent issue is a big part of ...

Mentioned by Barrhead Leader Federal MPs host sex abuse documentary Peace River MP Arnold Viersen said the screening of a sexual abuse documentary on Parliament Hill was part of an effort to bring much needed attention to the issue of child sexual abuse. Submitted. It is about continuing the conversation. That was what ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on 2017 Wildfires in First Nations Communities That's no problem. Kellyann, when you were talking earlier, you said something about similar training. Could you just elaborate on that a little? I brought up ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Clean Growth and Climate Change in Canada: Built Environment Thank you, Madam Chair. Thanks to our guests for being here today. I come from northern Alberta, where the Town of Valleyview is building a new ...