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  • His favourite word is liberal.

Conservative MP for Banff—Airdrie (Alberta)

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

Three days ago

Mentioned by Rocky Mountain Outlook Shops of Canmore officially breaks ground MP Blake Richards, left, Neil Tanner, Mayor John Borrowman and Michael Fark at the official ground breaking for The Shops of Canmore. Dave Whitfield RMO photo. With ground now officially broken and 90 per cent of the space leased, The Shops of Canmore ...

This week

Posted on Twitter I guess they thought there was no chefs who specialize in Indian cuisine in India??? Unbelievable... https://t.co/5L2RfSa3rr

Posted on Twitter Does it get any more Canadian than this? https://t.co/DGZHcL1VS9

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to @TristanLuge of #Cochrane, @justinsnith and their @TeamCanada @Olympics @LugeCanada teammates on your silver medal win!

Voted Yes on Vote #453 on Bill C-378 Amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Act (fairness principles)

Voted No on Vote #452 on Bill S-228 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (prohibiting food and beverage marketing directed at children)

Voted Yes on Vote #451 on Bill C-371 Respecting the prevention of radicalization through foreign funding and making related amendments to the Income ...

Posted on Twitter @savannahyyc According to Open Table, Banff is the 2nd most romantic community in all of Canada

Posted on Twitter @savannahyyc Hey I didn’t write the articles, I’m just sharing them...make the case for the community you feel is missing

Posted on Twitter @HappyGeek75 Any Airdronians our there who wish to make the case to Cochranites?

Voted Yes on Vote #450 Opposition Motion (Trans Mountain Expansion Project )

Voted No on Vote #449 on Bill C-50 Amend the Canada Elections Act (political financing)

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Madam Speaker, the Prime Minister of Canada, the chairman of cabinet, the head of government is a very powerful position, one that only 23 people in ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I want to draw the parallel to the situation we are talking about today to a previous time when the Prime Minister was found ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Mr. Speaker, when we look at the legislation, we essentially see the Liberals trying to provide cover for the fact that they are taking cash for ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, the trade minister recently stated that “when you have more than 70 per cent of your exports to one country, I think people realize ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to respond to some of the discussion that's been happening. There's this idea that somehow this is meant to delay. ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act moved: Motion No. 5 That Bill C-50 be amended by deleting Clause 5. Motion No. 6 That Bill C-50 be amended by deleting Clause 6. Motion ...

Mentioned by Airdrie Echo Pitt and Richards set to host crime town hall In conjunction with local groups, Airdrie MLA Angela Pitt and Banff-Airdrie MP Blake Richards are set to host a town hall on the rising crime in both the City of Airdrie and its rural area. “It's been a long time coming in the works,” said Pitt. “I've ...

Mentioned by Cochrane Eagle MP says Liberals costing families A roundtable discussion held by Banff-Airdrie Conservative MP Blake Richards drew a small, yet engaged crowd to the Cochrane Toyota meeting room on Jan. 27. With a pre-budget focus top of mind, the group spoke of the national deficit of $28.5 billion ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates You had mentioned the independence of the commission and how it's very important that it not only be independent but that it be perceived to be ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Prime Minister's trips to the Lac-Saint-Jean constituency in Quebec and to Edmonton, Alberta, and surrounding areas, in October 2017: (a) what are ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Airdrie City View Blake Richards prioritizes for 2018 Blake Richards prioritizes for 2018. Thursday, Jan 04, 2018 06:00 am. By: Patricia Riley. Comments |. A A. Banff-Airdrie MP Blake Richards said he plans to continue to lobby the federal government on changes proposed to the small business tax in 2018 ...

Mentioned by The Crag and Canyon Richards reminisces According to Banff-Airdrie MP Blake Richards, 2017 was a year of cultural highs — like the celebration of Canada 150 — and political lows, like small business tax changes and ethics violations. “Obviously, Canada 150 was a pretty good opportunity for ...

Mentioned by Rocky View Weekly Blake Richards prioritizes for 2018 Blake Richards prioritizes for 2018. Tuesday, Jan 02, 2018 06:00 am. By: Patricia Riley. Comments |. A A. Banff-Airdrie MP Blake Richards said he plans to continue to lobby the federal government on changes proposed to the small business tax in 2018 ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, as I table this petition today I want to say that, as part of the October 15 campaign, I had the privilege and opportunity ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thanks, Mr. Chair. I have just one quick question. I've been listening to the conversation today and listening to the questions and answers. There's been a ...

Spoke in the House on Charitable Contributions Mr. Speaker, Christmas is a wonderful time to focus on our charitable giving. Canadians are extremely generous, and nowhere is this more evident than in our ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thanks, Mr. Chair. I guess the question I have will be to all of you. However, I'll ask it slightly differently to each of you, so ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Okay. I know you don't have an opinion on this, and you're not wanting to offer one. That's fine. I'm not asking you to, but if ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Services and Facilities Provided to Members of Parliament with Young Children and ... This raises a lot of questions, and there are a lot of answers we can't provide, not here at this moment in time anyway. There are ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates That's different from my recollection. What I wanted to ask you about today was this. We've been able to successfully see debates organized in Canada for ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Private Members' Business, Supplementary Estimates (B) 2017-18: Vote 1b under House of ... Okay, and I wasn't surprised to hear that. I want to get a sense as to how much of a problem there has been in that ...

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