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Conservative MP for Banff—Airdrie (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 63% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Great #tourism discussion with @BAY_OF_QUINTE, @PECWines and other tourism stakeholders in Bay of Quinte today https://t.co/K5zciD3Ys4

Posted on Twitter Pleased to join @FootyontheAir on @800CJBQ to talk electoral reform and the need for a referendum on any changes https://t.co/jQKL5k6M0H

Two days ago

Mentioned by Belleville Intelligencer Tories ask local residents for support on electoral reform referendum Jason Miller/The Intelligencer George Lyons (right), of Belleville, signs a petition calling for a referendum on how Canadians elect their government in the next federal election. Blake Richards (left), a Conservative MP for Banff—Airdrie and member ...

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter While plotting to hit us all w/ a carbon tax, @EC_Minister @cathmckenna & staff living the high life at your expense https://t.co/zVe33BznQV

This week

Posted on Twitter @CTVNationalNews @glen_mcgregor I guess none of the entourage of staff @EC_Minister took with her to Paris was qualified to work a camera...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Touring @HalfHitchBeer in #Cochrane. Exciting things happening, great addition to the community. Cheers! https://t.co/JTafRKXOFr

Posted on Twitter With Chief Ernest Wesley @nglfestival on Wesley First Nation #nogreaterlovefestival https://t.co/8odY5jJOFO

A month ago

Mentioned by Airdrie Echo MP hosting national defense round table Banff-Airdrie MLA Blake Richards wants your input on Canada's defense policy, which is now being reviewed by the federal government. He is hosting a round table event to discuss defense priorities and spending. The event, which will take place at the ...

Mentioned by Cochrane Eagle Small business the 'bright spot ' of Canadian economy Conservative MP Blake Richards railed against Liberal Government polices he says will hurt Canadian businesses when he spoke to members of the Cochrane business community Wednesday morning. Richards addressed about 20 people during the ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thanks, Mr. Chair. I'm going to turn to this referendum question again briefly because it seems as though we have a Liberal government that has a ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thanks very much. Earlier in one of your question and answers with another member here, you had started on something and I think the time had ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Let me just ask the minister this. One of her colleagues, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, wrote the following in 2012: “Precedent makes holding a referendum ...

Mentioned by Calgary Herald Conservatives can win in 2019 but new policies and approach are needed, say leadership candidates Calgary MP Michelle Rempel, (far-left), hosts a barbecue with Conservative leadership candidates Andrew Scheer, Kellie Leitch, Tony Clement, Lisa Raitt. Co-host with Rempel is Banff-Airdrie MP Blake Richards (on the far-right) at Symons Valley Ranch in ...

Mentioned by Calgary Herald Trudeau gets burned at barbecue forum for Conservative leadership candidates Calgary MP Michelle Rempel, (far-left), hosts a barbecue with Conservative leadership candidates Andrew Scheer, Kellie Leitch, Tony Clement, Lisa Raitt. Co-host with Rempel is Banff-Airdrie MP Blake Richards (on the far-right) at Symons Valley Ranch in ...

Spoke in the House on Democratic Reform Madam Speaker, those are fine words, but it has to be more about the actions than the words, and we are not seeing it in the ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Committee Business Obviously, we would like to see a positive result so that we can carry on with our investigation. We're not hearing that. We've been led to ...

Voted No on Vote #103 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted No on Vote #102 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Mentioned by Cochrane Eagle Blake Richards named best constituency MP Blake Richards has been named the 2016 Hardest Working MP, which he also won in 2014 and 2015, in addition to being named Best Constituency MP – both nominations from a survey conducted by Forum Research Inc. for The Hills Times, a federal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill C-223 Establish the Canadian Organ Donor Registry and to coordinate and promote organ donation throughout Canada

Voted No on Vote #100 on Bill C-210 Amend the National Anthem Act (gender)

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Committee Business I'd like to respond to some of the comments made by the government side. It seemed as though there were three arguments being made to oppose ...

Spoke in the House on Democratic Reform Mr. Speaker, I have never heard such a lame excuse in all my life. The Liberals keep claiming that they are listening to Canadians on electoral ...

Voted No on Vote #99 on Bill C-20

Spoke in the House on Democratic Reform Mr. Speaker, if the minister wants to get to the bottom of it, she does not have to look very far. It is right there on ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Initiatives toward a family-friendly House of Commons and Question of privilege related ... I don't have time to go into the details of the investigation that was done in your office. I wish I did. You have mentioned a ...

Spoke in the House on Democratic Reform Mr. Speaker, recently the Prime Minister told the Toronto Star that it is not up to any one person, even if it is the Prime Minister, ...

Spoke in the House on Democratic Reform Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister keeps claiming that the electoral reform process is more complex than a yes or no in a referendum. Apparently, the Prime ...

Spoke in the House on Democratic Reform Mr. Speaker, it seems like the Minister of Democratic Institutions cannot even keep her talking points straight for a single answer. She has told the House ...

Spoke in the House on Democratic Reform Mr. Speaker, much like other times, we keep hearing about the interest of political parties and of politicians. The discussion on changing our most basic democratic ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Initiatives toward a family-friendly House of Commons, Changes to the Standing Orders, ... Mr. Chair, to make it clear, this is exactly the issue I was raising a number of weeks ago, that we needed to give some advance ...

Spoke in the House on Democratic Reform Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Democratic Institutions claims that she wants to have a conversation, but instead seems to be doing a really good job of ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Question of privilege related to the matter of the premature disclosure of ... Thanks for being here today. I have a few questions. On the first one, I'm getting the sense that there is some attempt here to claim ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-309 An Act to amend the Criminal code (concealment of identity)