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  • His favourite word is poverty.

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

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Go @Senators Go!!!

Posted on Twitter Ivison: Time for parliament to tighten election rules on 3rd parties & foreign $$ https://t.co/hG6UjoGpCu /Agreed @Crockatteer @LindaFrum

Posted on Twitter A must see. Foreign influence in our elections should concern all Canadians. https://t.co/MREpu0kajW

Posted on Twitter Our prayers go out from Canada for the families of the victims and those suffering with injuries from the #manchesterattack.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter New report alleges outside influence in Canada's 2015 federal election https://t.co/k82u8HoRZY A must read

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Awesome day w @twarriner @Evangelfsj #churchinthepark !! https://t.co/Q5BJtUfzXX

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #285 Private Members' Business M-64 (Italian Heritage Month)

Voted No on Vote #284 on Bill C-322 Amend the Railway Safety Act (road crossings)

Voted No on Vote #283 on Bill C-291 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (genetically modified food)

Voted No on Vote #282 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Voted No on Vote #281 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Mother's Day Mr. Speaker, today I rise to recognize a special constituent of mine named Mary. Mary was born at the end of World War II and raised ...

Three weeks ago

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 ...

A month ago

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 ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by MY PG NOW Local MP pulls out personal private bill on gun licensing Conservative MP for Prince George, Peace River, and the Northern Rockies Bob Zimmer has introduced a bill that would amend the firearms act. The Private Member's Bill, C-346, suggests licensed gun owners should never be criminalized for an ...

Mentioned by Energeticcity.ca [ April 7, 2017 ] Zimmer pleased with Small Communities Funding for Fort St. John News OTTAWA, O.N. – Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies MP Bob Zimmer gave congratulations to Fort St. John and Mackenzie today after learning that the two communities have been allocated funding from the federal government's Small Communities ...

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 ...

Spoke in the House on Firearms Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-346, An Act to amend the Firearms Act (licences). Mr. Speaker, I especially want to thank the member for Foothills ...

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

Mentioned by Alaska Highway News Zimmer proposes Firearms Act changes Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies MP Bob Zimmer introduced a private member's bill in the house on Thursday. Bill C-346 is an amendment to the Firearms Act will ensure that gun owners won't be criminalized if their license expires.

Mentioned by Energeticcity.ca [ April 6, 2017 ] Zimmer introduces Private Member's Bill to amend Firearms Act News OTTAWA, O.N. – Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies MP Bob Zimmer introduced a private member's bill in the House of Commons today to make a slight change to the Canadian Firearms Act. 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 ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Clean Technology in Canada's Natural Resource Sectors Thanks for the opportunity. My area of Valemount is a region that is looking at geothermal as potentially closing the loop. It's at the end of ...

Mentioned by Alaska Highway News Zimmer takes aim at federal budget over oil and gas measures Local MP Bob Zimmer is taking aim at the federal Liberals' budget for 2017 and its decision to eliminate tax incentives for small oil and gas companies. In the government's 280-page budget overview released March 22, Ottawa announced it would eliminate ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Bill C-243 I can start and then give Pierre the last few seconds. I just want to say that it's a good bill. As a former carpenter, I ...

Mentioned by MY PG NOW MP Zimmer concerned about $28.6B deficit, budget reaction One of Bob Zimmer's, MP for Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies, biggest concerns following today's Federal Budget announcement is about the expected $28.5 billion deficit and Canada's growing debt. 'We were told it was going to be modest ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thanks. Again, we regret not making it up there. I remember looking forward to seeing what northern Quebec looked like in the winter. I'm from northern ...

Spoke in the House on Ethiopia Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak to the concerns that have been raised to me by my constituents regarding the political climate in Ethiopia, and ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Yes, absolutely. Around the theme of inadequate income, I think one thing we've done as Conservatives is that we incentivized building positive neighbourhood behaviours, like the ...

Spoke in the House on Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month Mr. Speaker, February marks Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month, a unified effort among Jewish organizations and communities worldwide to raise awareness, champion rights, and foster ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to materials prepared for Ministers since May 4, 2016: for every briefing document, memorandum or docket prepared, what is (i) the date, (ii) the ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Return With regard to the Prime Minister’s commitment to introduce an Indigenous Languages Act and specific plans the government has to implement this commitment: (a) when will ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, the member talked about social infrastructure. I would like to refer to a comment made by a colleague of mine from Dauphin, Manitoba, talking ...

Spoke in the House on Poverty Reduction Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to acknowledge the member who brought this private member's bill forward. I sit on the human resources committee with him, and ...