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  • His favourite word is registry.

Conservative MP for Prince George—Peace River—Northern Rockies (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 53% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter 3/”It is our responsibility to make sure digital platforms such as Facebook & Google not only get a grip on their r… https://t.co/s5fzCTD4x9

Posted on Twitter 2/ “I urge the Government of Canada to act quickly and adopt the recommendations laid out in this report to better… https://t.co/naIKwaWydu

Posted on Twitter “Throughout the course of this study I have grown increasingly concerned about the misuse of Canadians’ personal da… https://t.co/XgtEw2PsEb

Posted on Twitter Was honoured to release our #ETHI https://t.co/CHaTFhPLii Report: DEMOCRACY UNDER THREAT: RISKS AND SOLUTIONS IN TH… https://t.co/tekAyXkQKM

Posted on Twitter Off to work on a brisk Wed morning. Our last day in centre block for approx 10 years while they renovate it. Have a… https://t.co/TJBi4mzlyp

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 17th report of the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics, ...

Posted on Twitter GUNTER: Political meddling makes equalization formula a farce https://t.co/1Vyz5WbrAJ

Voted No on Vote #978 on Bill C-21 Amend the Customs

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #977 on Bill C-51 Amend the Criminal Code and the Department of Justice Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Didn't vote on Vote #976 on Bill C-51 Amend the Criminal Code and the Department of Justice Act and to make consequential amendments ...

A week ago

Voted No on Vote #975 on Bill C-392 Amend the Aeronautics Act, the Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act and other Acts (application of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #974 Private Members' Business M-151 (National strategy to combat plastic pollution)

Mentioned by Energeticcity.ca Zimmer attends International Grand Committee Meeting on Disinformation and 'Fake News' FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Local M.P. Bob Zimmer recently attended The International Grand Committee Meeting on Disinformation and 'Fake News' in London. The Committee Hearing, co-chaired by U.K. M.P. Damian Collins and Zimmer, allowed collaborative ...

Mentioned by Hill Times House should set up permanent Commons committee on digital issues, says NDP MP Angus, after unprecedented ... It's an idea that Conservative MP Bob Zimmer (Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies, B.C.), chair of the House Access to Information, Privacy, and Ethics Committee, which has been studying the Cambridge Analytica-Facebook data breach, told The ...

Mentioned by Prince George Citizen Facebook seems willing to listen, says Zimmer Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies MP Bob Zimmer believes Facebook will start to clean up its act following a showdown between politicians from eight countries and the social media giant. Zimmer was among three Canadian MPs in the United ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Brinkwire (press release) Zuckerberg refuses to appear before 'grand committee' into fake news Facebook had previously turned down an invitation from Damian Collins, a British MP, and Canadian minister Bob Zimmer to attend the summit. It was hoped that additional pressure from Argentina, Ireland and Australia might force Zuckerberg, who is one ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Canadian democracy at 'mercy' of Facebook manipulation, Tory MP warns during inquiry Canada is vulnerable to efforts to undermine elections and has not yet reined in the role political ads on Facebook play in spreading disinformation, says a Conservative MP. Bob Zimmer, chair of the parliamentary committee investigating the Facebook ...

Mentioned by National Observer Facebook says it won't catch all those who 'cheat' in 2019 election Richard Allan, vice president of policy solutions at Facebook, made the startling comments to Canadian MP Bob Zimmer during a historic “grand committee” meeting in the United Kingdom involving representatives from nine countries — all investigating ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, as the member may know, the motion brought forward by the opposition members of our ethics committee today, which would have ensured documents and ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Old Fort Landslide Mr. Speaker, in my riding, residents of Old Fort have had their lives upended with a landslide that took out the power lines and the only ...

Spoke in the House on LNG Canada Mr. Speaker, after many years of heavy lifting by our previous prime minister, by us and by our local communities, the LNG Canada project in Kitimat ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, we heard it mentioned earlier in the House that we would recognize justice if we saw it, and a lot of Canadians across the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 16th report of the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics, ...

Spoke in the House on Firearms Act Mr. Speaker, we saw different iterations of the firearms registry come before our Conservative government, and one of the mandates we had was to get rid ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition today signed by petitioners from my constituency. The petitioners call on the Prime Minister to defend the ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-71 Again, specifically what we're talking about, from our perspective.... We all don't want to see people using firearms in the wrong way. I don't want anybody ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-57 This is a question for Mr. Wilkinson, again with reference to the minister's speech and the bill itself and with sustainability as the topic. I want ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy of Canadians at Airports, Borders and Travelling in the United States Thank you. It's good to be part of the committee. I'm one of the newest members here. Thanks for having us. This is such a nice ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Advancing Inclusion and Quality of Life for Canadian Seniors I don't think that's really answering the question, though, to be fair. I know you're representing INAC. What I'm trying to say is that this has ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-44, An Act to implement certain provisions of ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. It's good to see you again. I know we saw each other once in a while on the agriculture committee, but it's ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Bill C-243 Just for clarity of those in the room, and respectful of the Speaker, what that talks about removing is where: job functions may pose a risk ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on 2017 Centennial Flame Research Award and Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under ... We've been gone for only about 10 minutes, which gives them lots of time to answer questions and still get back to question period. The schedule ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Bill C-243 Again, it's an absolutely tragic situation for the mothers who have to make this arduous decision to either have their pregnancy go to full term or ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-346 An Act to amend the Firearms Act (licences)