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Conservative MP for Red Deer—Lacombe (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 80% of the vote.

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Master Corporal Byron Greff was from the @CityofLacombe and was the last Canadian killed in action in Afghanistan.… https://t.co/0ngsgwmnIc

Three months ago

Posted on Twitter I would respectfully ask that Minister @Carolyn_Bennett review the situation and immediately contact Montana Cree… https://t.co/JFjnP5xdR9

Posted on Twitter However, I am concerned about an issue regarding the First Nations Housing Strategy.  I have been informed that the… https://t.co/yvDs2vSeBL

Posted on Twitter A very productive meeting today with Minister @richard4Alberta and the Chief and Council of #MontanaCreeNation Ther… https://t.co/kAUPP59HRN

Posted on Twitter My colleague @KentThornhillMP recently wrote a letter to the Commissioner of Elections Canada to point out that the… https://t.co/hIXHNYbOtH

Posted on Twitter I hope everyone has an opportunity to spend time with their loved ones this Labour Day Weekend! https://t.co/uawZhyaI4N

More than three months ago

Didn't vote on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Didn't vote on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Didn't vote on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Didn't vote on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Didn't vote on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, Alberta has been shown nothing but disdain from the Liberal government for the last three and a half years. The Liberals continue their assault ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code moved for leave to introduce Bill C-458, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sentencing principles – remote emergency medical or police services). Mr. Speaker, I ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries Act Mr. Speaker, I am very saddened to hear the rhetoric around fisheries that I have heard in this debate. Nothing has happened that is catastrophic in ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-458 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sentencing principles – remote emergency medical or police services)

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Third Party Habitat Banking Framework for Implementation in Canada For our witnesses who are here, I want to first of all say thank you very much for your input. I guess the concern I have ...

Spoke in the House on Carbon Pricing Mr. Speaker, Canadians are getting hosed at the pumps, no thanks to this Prime Minister. Recently the Canadian press reported that rebates from the Liberal carbon ...

Spoke in the House on Ending the Captivity of Whales and Dolphins Act Mr. Speaker, all I am asking for is the same respect I granted the speakers from other political parties while I sat and listened to them. ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Briefing on Steelhead Salmon in the Fraser River Okay. I just wanted to verify that. I want to go back to this whole notion of the COSEWIC listing of Oncorhynchus mykiss. As a species, ...

Spoke in the House on Accessible Canada Act Thank you, Madam Speaker, for the way you have just adjudicated and comported yourself in this House. It was admirable, unlike some of the behaviour we ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill S-238 All right. Thank you. Mr. Chair, I would like to move a motion right now, if I may. I move: That, whereas the public fishery in ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Return With regard to the establishment of an Interim Management Advisory Board for the RCMP: (a) who is responsible for selecting board members; (b) what is the ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Impact of the Rapid Increase of the Striped Bass in the Miramichi ... When the EU process you talked about was put in place, was there an impact on the costs associated with the market price of seafood now ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Aquatic Invasive Species and Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15 ... Okay, so really what you're saying is that with $107 million, there's no new hatchery capacity, there are going to be discussions at a symposium with ...

Spoke in the House on Oceans Act Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise today on behalf of the fine people of Red Deer—Lacombe, in central Alberta, to talk again about this ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Impact of the Rapid Increase of the Striped Bass in the Miramichi ... Mr. Chair, could we get clarification either from you or from those who are advising you as to what the timeline is for a Senate-sponsored bill ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Aquatic Invasive Species Chair, last time I asked for the extra hour today, and it would be unreasonable for me to ask for more time, but I'm wondering if ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Impact of the Rapid Increase of the Striped Bass in the Miramichi ... First of all, Mr. Chair, you have to make a ruling. I don't want to tell you how to do your job, but we should have ...

Mentioned by National Observer Feds refuse to disclose details of Russian meddling in Canadian elections It is refusing to respond to a written question from Alberta Conservative MP Blaine Calkins, who had pointed out that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in September that there was not "much direct interference" by Russia in the 2015 federal election.

Mentioned by Sudbury.com Feds refuse to disclose details of Russian meddling in Canadian elections It is refusing to respond to a written question from Alberta Conservative MP Blaine Calkins, who had pointed out that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in September that there was not "much direct interference" by Russia in the 2015 federal election.

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada (blog) Alberta Conservative MPs ask for use of force leeway in rural crime "Folks are afraid to go to sleep at night in some areas," Blaine Calkins, the Conservative MP for Red Deer-Lacombe, told the Calgary Eyeopener on Thursday. "There're repeat break-ins to their property, anything from people driving by, stealing gas ...

Mentioned by The Logic Feds refuse to disclose details of Russian interference in Canadian elections The federal government declined to provide any information in response to Conservative MP Blaine Calkins' question about specific instances of Russian involvement in the 2015 election, citing an exemption in legislation that allows the government to ...

Mentioned by 95.7 News Thursday's Games It is refusing to respond to a written question from Alberta Conservative MP Blaine Calkins, who had pointed out that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in September that there was not “much direct interference” by Russia in the 2015 federal election.

Mentioned by CBC.ca Alberta Conservative MPs ask for use of force leeway in rural crime "Folks are afraid to go to sleep at night in some areas," Blaine Calkins, the Conservative MP for Red Deer-Lacombe, told the Calgary Eyeopener on Thursday. "There're repeat break-ins to their property, anything from people driving by, stealing gas ...

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

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)