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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.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Zimmer reprimands Facebook after CEO Zuckerberg declines to testify to committee https://t.co/IFbSvF8PEU via @Energeticcity.ca

Posted on Twitter A must see on @PnPCBC where I along w @MonaFortier and @CharlieAngusNDP hold @Facebook accountable and discuss the… https://t.co/T0x8n8NiUM

Posted on Twitter John Weston: Is it time to be embarrassed to be a British Columbian? https://t.co/PKZjOkVXdl

Posted on Twitter Well done @SpruceKings young men and all who were part of this special run for @CityofPG and Northern BC. We are pr… https://t.co/MWvINsNn3l

Posted on Twitter Classy move coaches..don’t see this first class move very often. Kudos gentlemen. #gosprucekingsgo https://t.co/OsGzivFj0Q

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Well said. https://t.co/yTdmpbQVTK

Mentioned by MY PG NOW MP Zimmer calls for more from Facebook to protect Canadians “We've seen intent for Facebook to tighten up access to data and access to personal information in their platform,” says Prince George – Peace River – Northern Rockies MP Bob Zimmer, who also sits as chair of the committee. “I think they're being ...

Mentioned by Energeticcity.ca (blog) Zimmer reprimands Facebook after CEO Zuckerberg declines to testify to committee OTTAWA, O.N. – Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies MP Bob Zimmer reprimanded Facebook on Thursday after the company's CEO Mark Zuckerberg declined to testify to parliamentary committee after 600,000 of the company's users in Canada had their ...

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

Mentioned by CBC.ca Cambridge Analytica whistleblower to testify before parliamentary committee Chris Wylie, the whistleblower at the heart of the Cambridge Analytica data-mining scandal, will appear before the parliamentary privacy committee, says Conservative MP and chair of the committee Bob Zimmer. A date has yet to be set for Wylie to appear ...

Mentioned by MY PG NOW Zimmer on the warpath to make seat belts mandatory on buses A push to make seatbelts mandatory on buses is being made at all levels of government following this month's Humboldt Broncos bus tragedy that claimed 16 lives. Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies Conservative MP Bob Zimmer has been on many ...

Spoke in the House on Trans Mountain Expansion Project Mr. Speaker, I listened to the speeches of the minister and the parliamentary secretary and heard the rhetoric around the Liberals saying they are supportive of ...

Voted No on Vote #647 on Bill C-68 Amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence

A week ago

Mentioned by MY PG NOW Bob Zimmer hosts roundtable on firearms laws in Prince George Prince George – Peace River – Northern Rockies Member of Parliament, Bob Zimmer, was in the northern capital this week to discuss firearms laws. “I wanted to hold this roundtable to have an open conversation about firearms and our current laws. It is ...

Mentioned by TheGunBlog.ca (blog) Liberals May Back Down on C-71 If Strong Outcry, MP Zimmer Says TheGunBlog.ca — The Canadian government may back down from its proposed law to ban more guns and further restrict lawful hunters and sport shooters if enough people voice their disapproval, said Bob Zimmer, an opposition member of parliament. Some ...

Three weeks ago

Voted Yes on Vote #646 on Bill S-232 Respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Voted No on Vote #645 on Bill C-344 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Firearms Mr. Speaker, this Tuesday we saw, with great fanfare, the Minister of Public Safety announce changes to our new firearms law. We expected some changes that ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 12th and 13th reports of the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy ...

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 ...

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 ...

Three months ago

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 ...

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 ...