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Conservative MP for Red Deer—Lacombe (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 71% of the vote.

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Government revenues are based on a percentage of the price of a barrel of oil. Anyone think we don’t need more pipe… https://t.co/1mNtZNHLYU

This week

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, ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, right now Canada is the cheapest place in the world to buy oil. Our oil is so cheap we are practically giving it away, ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Canada Winter Games Torch Relay Mr. Speaker, less than an hour ago, many of my colleagues including my good friend for Red Deer—Mountain View and myself, had the privilege of taking ...

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, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #893 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Forest Pests Thanks. It's great to see some Parks Canada folks here. I represent a rural area in central Alberta. I used to represent the riding of Wetaskiwin, ...

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter @maureenmackenzi It will be a surprise for everyone!

Posted on Twitter Great to see so many participants in the @btrlacombe this morning. Today was the 5th anniversary of Bill's Trail… https://t.co/DoXfdIX3j1

Mentioned by Ponoka News PHOTO: MP Blaine Calkins enjoys a hunting day celebration Celebrating the sport of hunting: Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins (left) enjoyed a celebration of Canada's National Hunting, Trapping, and Fishing Heritage Day, Sept. 15 at Blackmore's Sporting Clays course located near Bluffton. The event was ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, for most of the day so far I have listened to my colleague across the way who seems to be the point man for ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Bashaw Star MPs Blaine Calkins and Earl Dreeshen host Deputy Leader on World Alzheimer Day On Sept. 21st Members of Parliament Blaine Calkins and Earl Dreeshen hosted the Conservative Party Deputy Leader and Member of Parliament for Milton, the Honourable Lisa Raitt, in the City of Red Deer. The two MPs, who represent Red Deer, Lacombe ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Is there something funny about what I am saying? I do not know why this is so funny. People in my province are desperate. They are ...

Posted on Twitter Happy to be participating in #armyrun2018 ! Nice to see so many people out! Thanks to our troops, for all you do! https://t.co/omWB6Kv2LT

Mentioned by rdnewsnow.com MP Raitt brings personal story to Red Deer for World Alzheimer's Day Friday is World Alzheimer's Day and to mark the occasion, local MPs Earl Dreeshen and Blaine Calkins, as well as Conservative Party deputy leader Lisa Raitt, sat down with patients and caregivers in Red Deer. The three will take the stories they heard ...

Spoke in the House on Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership Implementation Act Madam Speaker, my colleague from Foothills and I are both Albertans. We are both very much cognizant of how much trade matters to our province. Going ...

Posted on Twitter @TheoFleury14 Proud of you Theo! Keep inspiring us with your leadership and passion, and advocating for those who need help.

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Conservatives shoot blanks on Liberal gun registry In a written question submitted in the House before summer recess, Conservative MP Blaine Calkins asked two pointed questions about what the Conservatives claim is a de facto registry in the bill — mandatory record-keeping by gun shops and retailers.

Mentioned by Todayville.com Comprehensive… “hands-on”… 1-day… Social Media Central at Red Deer College Dreeshen and Calkins Consult Local Business on Steel, Aluminum, and Retaliatory Tariffs. Member of Parliament Earl Dreeshen (Red Deer – Mountain View) and Member of Parliament Blaine Calkins (Red Deer – Lacombe) hosted a roundtable discussion with ...

Mentioned by Todayville.com Red Deer MP's say Central Alberta businesses need a trade deal fast Dreeshen and Calkins Consult Local Business on Steel, Aluminum, and Retaliatory Tariffs. Member of Parliament Earl Dreeshen (Red Deer – Mountain View) and Member of Parliament Blaine Calkins (Red Deer – Lacombe) hosted a roundtable discussion ...

Two months ago

Posted on Twitter What a great meeting this afternoon with Terry Smith from the @cwtfederation discussing how hunters are among the b… https://t.co/YsM8Uc7VQ8

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Firearms Act Mr. Speaker, I was astounded that my colleague from Kenora would actually accuse someone like me of having mental health issues, because I am one of ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Indigenous People in the Correctional System and Use of Ion Mobility Spectrometers ... Speaking to Ms. Dabrusin's comments, a regulatory structure gets its permissions from the legislative structure, which means that the regulations can't do anything not prescribed in ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have in my hands a petition sent to me by numerous constituents in my riding who are calling on the government to condemn ...

Spoke in the House on Democratic Reform Mr. Speaker, the Liberal elections bill, Bill C-76, would do nothing to modernize our democratic process. In fact, this dangerous bill would encourage foreign entities to ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-71 Chair, while I appreciate Ms. May's intervention, I'm not quite as confident as she is, although I think she does make a good point. However, I'm ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-71 Thank you, Chair. One of the things this committee heard about, particularly in the testimony of Dr. Gary Mauser, Professor Emeritus, is the fact that in ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-406 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (foreign contributions)

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-71 Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I appreciate the witnesses' testimony here. I have questions for all of you. I'm hoping to get to them. I ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-71 Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Mr. Sneddon, I believe it was you who responded to an earlier question about the chief firearms officer being able ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-71 They aren't in Alberta; it's illegal. That calibre is actually illegal. This is a sport shooting firearm, for the most part, I would argue, and so ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-71 That was very interesting testimony today. I want to thank both of you for being here. There's a question I have for you, Mr. Gaudreault. I ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-525 An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public Service Labour Relations Act (certification and revocation — bargaining agent)