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  • His favourite word is farmers.

Conservative MP for Huron—Bruce (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 49% of the vote.

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Another epic Lake Huron sunset! If you have never travelled to Huron or Bruce county it is definitely worth the dr… https://t.co/m3Z6yhDslt

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to new Assembly of First Nations Chief RoseAnne Archibald https://t.co/e5KAoEOGqn

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to our new Governor General Mary Simon! https://t.co/poFSKcXEjx

Posted on Twitter Happy Canada Day! https://t.co/02aiQWMV30

Posted on Twitter Trudeau suing the House of Commons to keep lab firings secret. https://t.co/LLLGceNqM2

Voted Yes on Vote #182 on Bill C-269 Amend the Fisheries Act (prohibition — deposit of raw sewage)

Voted Yes on Vote #183 Fifth report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development

Voted Yes on Vote #184 on Bill C-206 Amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel)

Voted No on Vote #185 on Bill C-30 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on April 19, 2021 and other ...

Voted No on Vote #175 on Bill C-6 Amend the Criminal Code (conversion therapy)

Two months ago

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to @LisaThompsonMPP on being named Ag Minister for Ontario! We are very proud!

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-216 Thank you, Madam Chair. The first question I have is for Mr. Forsyth. Again, thank you for appearing before committee. I think you've been in the ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Reform of the World Trade Organization, Investor-State Dispute Settlement Mechanisms: Selected Impacts, ... Right. I certainly see that as a red line in my view on future negotiations on TPP with the United States in it. One other question ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Countervailing and Antidumping Duties on Imports of Canadian Softwood Lumber by the ... Thank you. To our officials, you likely heard the last hour and a bit of discussion. The one thing I don't think the minister really discussed ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada’s International Trade and Investment Policy: Selected Considerations Concerning COVID-19 Vaccines and ... Thank you very much, Madam Chair. I'd like to welcome all our guests. I would just like to let all the committee know that Ambassador de ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, before I begin my speech, I would just like to thank everybody who lives in the riding of Huron—Bruce for their tremendous work over ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada’s Exports of Environmental and Clean Technology Goods and Services Okay. My other question is on biosecurity, and you have already touched on it. In Ontario, my home province, from the west to the east end, ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada’s Exports of Environmental and Clean Technology Goods and Services Thanks very much, Madam Chair. The first question is to Mr. Allan. You might not know the answer to this. It's a bit of an aside ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada’s Exports of Environmental and Clean Technology Goods and Services Thank you, Madam Chair. It's great to be here today. Welcome to all the guests. Mr. Mell, I'm trying to get my head wrapped around something ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada’s Exports of Environmental and Clean Technology Goods and Services Thank you, Madam Chair. I have a question for Mr. Breton. I know there's been talk about what's cleaner and what isn't cleaner and all that. ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to reports that more than 8,500 Canadians have higher tax bills after being the victim of identity theft related to the Canada Emergency Response ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to contracts provided by the government to McKinsey & Company since November 4, 2015, broken down by department, agency, Crown corporation, or other government ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, we have limited time and debate will come to an end pretty quickly, but I have a few key points to summarize the debate. ...

Spoke in the House on Graeme Craig Mr. Speaker, Huron County lost one of its great residents February 8. Graeme Craig was a lifelong resident on a century farm in Walton. His first ...

Spoke in the House on Canada—United Kingdom Trade Continuity Agreement Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure to present. This is the first time I have presented in this format, and it is an interesting way to ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the recommendation by the Chief Public Health Officer that Canadians use a three-layer non-medical mask with a filter: (a) how many non-medical masks ...

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Madam Speaker, I am pretty sure the government did not transform the manufacturing industry in Canada, but we will talk about that on a different day. ...

Mentioned by southwesternontario.ca StatsCan to harvest personal financial data OTTAWA — Member of Parliament for Huron-Bruce Ben Lobb condemns Statistics Canada's plan to force banks to turn over Canadians' financial records. Recent revelations indicate that Statistics Canada, with the blessing of the Liberal government, plans ...

Mentioned by BlackburnNews.com MP Miller's E-petition Opposes Stats Can Collection Of Canadians' Financial Data Huron Bruce MP Ben Lobb condemns the plan, calling it a disturbing and unprecedented violation of the private lives of individual Canadians. Grey Bruce Owen Sound MP Larry Miller is sponsoring an e-petition calling on the Liberal Government to stop the ...

Mentioned by Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre Huron-Bruce Tory MP Says Canada "Gets Nothing" In USMCA Tory MP Ben Lobb says a number of issues were not addressed before the new deal was finalized. Lobb cites the "Buy American" provision, and tariffs on Canadian steel, aluminum, and softwood lumber as issues that found no resolution in the USMCA.

Mentioned by Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre MPs Tours Bruce Power The Honourable Lisa Raitt, MP for Milton, and Huron Bruce MP Ben Lobb toured the Bruce Power site recently. Raitt previously served as Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, Minister of Labour, and Minister of Transport. Lobb says she had always ...

Mentioned by Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre Huron-Bruce Liberal Candidate Warns Against Negative Immigration Rhetoric Allan Thompson is again running to become MP in next year's federal election, following his narrow loss to Conservative incumbent Ben Lobb in 2015. Thompson cautions against negative comments from the political right on immigration policy. Former Tory ...

Mentioned by Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre Allan Thompson Launches Liberal Campaign For Huron-Bruce Among those in attendance was former Liberal MP Paul Steckle, who was defeated by Conservative Ben Lobb in 2008. While the Liberals were elected to power in 2015, Thompson lost his bid to become MP by 3,045 votes to Lobb in a tight race. Thompson is ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-232 An Act to amend the Excise Act, 2001 (spirits)