House of Commons photo

Track Blaine

Your Say

In Parliament

Elsewhere

Crucial Fact

  • His favourite word is liberal.

Conservative MP for Red Deer—Lacombe (Alberta)

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

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter I had a great day in the riding yesterday with a visit to Sylvan Star Cheese Ltd. to celebrate the one year... https://t.co/FMbwohrPFk

This week

Spoke in the House on Export and Import Permits Act Madam Speaker, after listening to the parliamentary secretary's speech, my question, although not congruent with what is written in the bill, is the following. Does he ...

Mentioned by The Lacombe Globe Tax changes not just for the wealthy: tax experts During a town hall meeting held by Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins last Wednesday at the Blackfalds Community Centre, more than 200 people heard from a trio of those experts as they explained changes they believe will hurt entrepreneurs.

Mentioned by Ponoka News Central Albertans speak out on Liberal tax changes Conservative MP Blaine Calkins held a panel discussion Sept. 13 regarding the Trudeau Government's proposed tax laws which affect farmers, small businesses, and professionals. A full house attended the Town Hall Meeting in Blackfalds to hear a panel, ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the government’s search for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the proposed Infrastructure Bank: (a) what are the details of the contract awarded ...

Mentioned by Sylvan Lake News Central Albertans speak out on Liberal tax changes Conservative Member of Parliament Blaine Calkins held a panel discussion Wednesday night regarding the Trudeau Government's proposed tax laws which affect farmers, small businesses, and professionals. A full house attended the Town Hall Meeting in ...

Mentioned by BCLocalNews Central Albertans speak out on Liberal tax changes Conservative Member of Parliament Blaine Calkins held a panel discussion Wednesday night regarding the Trudeau Government's proposed tax laws which affect farmers, small businesses, and professionals. A full house attended the Town Hall Meeting in ...

Mentioned by BCLocalNews Central Albertans speak out on Liberal tax changes Conservative Member of Parliament Blaine Calkins held a panel discussion Wednesday night regarding the Trudeau Government's proposed tax laws which affect farmers, small businesses, and professionals. A full house attended the Town Hall Meeting in ...

Posted on Twitter We had a fantastic turnout at the community centre in Blackfalds last night for the public information session on... https://t.co/LaSzRi2Drr

Mentioned by Red Deer Advocate (subscription) Illegal border crossings and legalization of marijuana concerning to Central Albertans Legalization of marijuana, illegal border crossings and local economy are some of the concerns on Central Albertans' minds, says Red Deer-Lacombe MP Blaine Calkins. With the House of Commons fall session starting up on Sept. 18, these issues will come ...

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter An absolute pleasure to join Sean McIntyre at the Tim Hortons in Sylvan Lake for the Smile Cookie Campaign in... https://t.co/nO4Y9EVNqM

Posted on Twitter @JimShockey_ Man, those Mulies know how to throw a party.... how can I get out of here with no one recognizing me?

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Recently the Fraser Institute released a new study, Canadian Consumer Tax Index, 2017. This study finds that... https://t.co/dtrZ7pgCfy

Posted on Twitter Red Deer is an amazing city, and proudly hosted a commemoration of the trans Canada trail today, one of over 200... https://t.co/wTPrs5BQGZ

Three months ago

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted No on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Spoke in the House on Government Appointments Mr. Speaker, when it comes to appointments it is clear that, if people are not Liberal, they need not apply. Whether it is trying to reward ...

Spoke in the House on Main Estimates, 2017-18 Madam Speaker, I heard the opening comments from my colleague across the way about how great the new Senate process has been for the Liberals. Then ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I was very interested to listen to my hon. colleague's speech. I thought, given her past experience as the director of appointments for the ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, on behalf of my constituents and people from all over western Canada, several petitions. The first couple of ...

Spoke in the House on Government Appointments He has recused himself by appointing his House leader, who reports to him, on who should be appointed as the Ethics Commissioner. It sounds a little ...

Spoke in the House on (topic unknown) Madam Speaker, I listened very intently to my colleague's speech. My question for him in his capacity as a minister is not so much with respect ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) Thank you very much, Mr. Long. I appreciate that. I'll take the round for the Conservatives for the next five minutes, if that's okay with my ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) The next question I have for you—and I'll go directly to you—has to do with paragraph 25 of your submission to the OPC. You mention the ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA) I'm going to call this meeting to order. I see quorum at the table. I know we have a few members who are still coming in. ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA) I don't think there's anything here that will be terribly.... I received a letter from the chair of the Liaison Committee asking us if we have ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA) I call the meeting to order. For those of you who believe in the motto “better late than never”, I am certainly glad to get this ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA) I call the meeting to order. Good morning, colleagues. This is the last meeting we'll have, I think, before the impending adjournment of the House of ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy Act Thanks, Mr. Saini. If colleagues will permit me, I have a few questions myself. Obviously, Canada is member of Interpol. My question is for those of ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Committee Business Good morning, colleagues. I don't really want to start without our colleague from the NDP, but this meeting is likely going to be a very short ...

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)