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Conservative MP for Red Deer—Lacombe (Alberta)

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

Today

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca VIBERT: Federal Conservatives risky as ever Just when you think it might be safe to give the federal Conservatives a look, up bubbles some of that malignant mucus so many in their party seem to secrete as dependably as an old Harley leaks oil. Last week, Conservative MP Blaine Calkins, ...

This week

Mentioned by Red Deer Advocate Red Deer MP apologizes for tweet Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins apologized this week for tweeting old, discredited information that accused a Liberal MP of being a “overt Islamist.” On Thursday, Calkins tweeted a screen shot from a 2005 blog post in which Canadian Coalition of ...

Mentioned by Stettler Independent Red Deer MP apologizes for tweet - Stettler Independent Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins apologized this week for tweeting old, discredited information that accused a Liberal MP of being a “overt Islamist.”.

Posted on Twitter I think it’s a weevil. https://t.co/CphAG2H9c3

Posted on Twitter Anyone want to verify what I think this is? @Lymenews @LymeAware https://t.co/SNbByfe3v5

Posted on Twitter Thank you Omar for being gracious and understanding, and sharing your story with me. Once again I sincerely apologi… https://t.co/tKVkdKASGE

Posted on Twitter I am devastated to hear of the tragic events in Fredericton today. My thoughts and prayers go to all those affected.

Mentioned by CBC.ca Conservative senator apologizes for tweet citing Liberal MP's Saudi background Conservative MP Blaine Calkins apologized for "any consternation" his now deleted tweet caused. (Blaine Calkins/Twitter). "I was quite disappointed to see a sitting member of Parliament, somebody who has one of the highest offices in our country, tweet ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Conservative senator apologizes for tweet citing Liberal MP's Saudi background Conservative MP Blaine Calkins apologized for "any consternation" his now deleted tweet caused. (Blaine Calkins/Twitter). "I was quite disappointed to see a sitting member of Parliament, somebody who has one of the highest offices in our country, tweet ...

Mentioned by PressProgress Conservative MP Deletes Tweet Accusing Senior MP of Celebrating 'Islamic' Takeover of Canada Thursday morning, Conservative MP Blaine Calkins tweeted a screenshot from a discredited 2005 blog post accusing foreign affairs parliamentary secretary Omar Alghabra of being an “overt Islamist.” The 2005 blog post was published by far-right blogger ...

Posted on Twitter Thanks to everyone for pointing out the poor source I posted. I was unsure about what I was reading, and that was t… https://t.co/TGF1VKMKM8

Posted on Twitter @denisebatters @monica_barona 🤷‍♂️ https://t.co/fZJzxbXUrv

Two months ago

Voted No on Vote #880 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted Yes on Vote #879 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted No on Vote #878 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted No on Vote #877 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #876 on Bill S-218 Respecting Latin American Heritage Month

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 ...

Spoke in the House on Ponoka Stampede Mr. Speaker, on June 26, the town of Ponoka, Alberta will open its doors to the entire world as the Ponoka Stampede begins. The Ponoka Stampede ...

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Mr. Speaker, I would like to draw to the attention of the House a matter concerning the notice of time allocation regarding Bill C-59. Bill C-59 ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-406, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (foreign contributions). Madam Speaker, I am certainly pleased to stand in ...

Spoke in the House on Instruction to Committee on Bill C-71 Madam Speaker, I really appreciate the opportunity to stand in the House of Commons to represent the fine people of Red Deer—Lacombe, many of whom are ...

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

Three months ago

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 in the House on Canada Post Mr. Speaker, today I rise in the House in support of the Town of Bentley, which just two weeks ago was told its retail postal services ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-71 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank the officials for being here. They've been here for the whole time. The minister has now left, but ...

More than three months ago

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)