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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 Go @EdmontonOilers !!!

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter My ‘mini-me’s’ Bobbie and Tim w my glasses on https://t.co/woTzVZsnCs

Posted on Twitter #Agoalisagoal https://t.co/bnj3jkwX1b

Posted on Twitter Great news for @CityofPG and North Eastern BC!! https://t.co/8gUv44kXjT

Posted on Twitter Wow! Glad to hear no one was injured @ArnoldViersen & thanks for the heads up @FSJHUSKIES !! https://t.co/98YDRH1MVa

Posted on Twitter Check out "Fort St. John Mayor's Prayer Breakfast" https://t.co/WlWyWgqyY9 @Eventbrite

This week

Mentioned by Alaska Highway News MP Bob Zimmer: Northern BC represents at Winter Olympic Games Trending Stories. Court Docket: February 12 - 16; Two men charged with murder in Dawson Creek; Peace Region mayors named two of B.C.'s most influential women; The 700 metre headache: The future of the Taylor Bridge is murky. Bob Zimmer is the member of ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on 2018 Winter Olympics Mr. Speaker, today I would like to recognize northern B.C.'s own Denny Morrison. Denny is no stranger to Canadians in this place, as he has had ...

Spoke in the House on Impact Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, I have the privilege of sharing the ride back to beautiful British Columbia every Thursday night with the member. Along with us, on that ...

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 ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries Act Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Selkirk—Interlake—Eastman. First, I would like to highlight a comment made by my colleague from ...

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)

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Montreal Gazette Hollywood North: Vancouver abides some Jeff Bridges sightings As a federal politician who rubs elbows with Canada's who's who on Parliament Hill, Bob Zimmer isn't one to get star-struck — but an unexpected encounter with 'The Dude' can change all that. “Being in the public eye myself, I know people don't really ...

Mentioned by Vancouver Sun Hollywood North: Vancouver abides some Jeff Bridges sightings As a federal politician who rubs elbows with Canada's who's who on Parliament Hill, Bob Zimmer isn't one to get star-struck — but an unexpected encounter with 'The Dude' can change all that. “Being in the public eye myself, I know people don't really ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, the B.C. NDP government is adding new hurdles to the building of the Trans Mountain project, as we just heard. The decision not only ...

Spoke in the House on Member for Cariboo—Prince George Mr. Speaker, I would like to read a Facebook post that I wrote to my friend from Cariboo—Prince George, which summarizes how we feel about his ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to paragraph 43(a) of the Conflict of Interest Act: (aa) has the Prime Minister received from the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner advice ...

A month ago

Mentioned by MY PG NOW Bob Zimmer Says Important Issues Were Raised At Natural Resource Forum Conservative MP Bob Zimmer says he agrees with Premier John Horgan on trying to expand the natural resource sector in BC. Today the BC Natural Resource Forum wrapped up in Prince George, which saw an abundance of speakers from all political parties ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by MY PG NOW Bob Zimmer looks back at 2017 It's almost like a tradition to look back at the previous 12 months once New Year's rolls around. This is no exception for Prince George – Peace River – Northern Rockies MP Bob Zimmer, who has “Coffee with your MP” near the top of his list for best ...

Mentioned by MY PG NOW Northern MP speaks on Site C It was Bob Zimmer's turn to give comments on the Site C decision made last week by the provincial NDP government. The Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies MP says, in a statement, it was the right call. “It's encouraging to hear that the BC ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 10th and 11th reports of the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, yesterday I was encouraged to hear that the B.C. government had decided to go ahead with the construction of the Site C dam. Located ...

More than three months ago

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)

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Bill C-243 Thanks, everyone, for appearing today at our committee. I was a former carpenter, and I was actually a welding teacher too. I taught kids how to ...