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  • His favourite word is farmers.

Conservative MP for Grande Prairie—Mackenzie (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 73% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter Please to meet Chris and Melissa from Saddle Hills County in Ottawa while they attend the @CYFF Forum this weekend.… https://t.co/T5WfM6QclZ

Posted on Twitter The Liberals have sat on the softwood file for 1.5 years. Despite our call for action, @JustinTrudeau has not made… https://t.co/7VkfmY9I1f

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #202 on Bill C-18 Amend the Rouge National Urban Park Act, the Parks Canada Agency Act and the Canada ...

Posted on Twitter Another day... another investigation into Trudeau's cash-for-access events. #cdnpoli https://t.co/fBJmqHqAsq

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #201 That the House: ( a) recognize that Canadian society is not immune to the climate of hate and ...

Posted on Twitter Let's make sure that families can focus on their priorities first, not the government's. #cdnpoli https://t.co/jbR1l4E9FY

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Stuart McLean Mr. Speaker, yesterday Canada lost a brilliant storyteller. Stuart McLean had a lengthy career in radio, but it was as the creator, author, and performer of ...

Posted on Twitter Listening to Stuart tell the story of Dave cooking the turkey has become a Christmas tradition for us. https://t.co/p47pDPIFeB

Posted on Twitter AB may once again become an engine for job-growth and a magnet for workers, especially with the right tax policies. https://t.co/oaNFHI95ND?

Voted Yes on Vote #200 on Bill S-211 Respecting National Sickle Cell Awareness Day

Voted No on Vote #199 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Voted No on Vote #198 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, Canadians are not buying these lines from the other side. Under the Liberal government, Canada 2020 has become an extension of the government. It ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Return With regards to expenditures by Minister’s Offices, since November 4, 2015, and broken down by Minister’s Office: (a) what is the total amount spent on external ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Alberta Daily Herald Tribune Warkentin weighs in on leadership issues Canadians are right to be concerned about who is coming into the country, but there are practical problems with screening immigrants for “anti-Canadian values,” said Grande Prairie-Mackenzie MP Chris Warkentin. In an interview on Monday about the ...

Mentioned by Fairview Post Warkentin renews call for feds to repeal drywall tax Chris Warkentin, Member of Parliament for Grande Prairie–Mackenzie, renewed his call for the Liberals to repeal their harmful drywall tax after the Canadian International Trade Tribunal released its report condemning it. On September 6, 2016, the CBSA ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Alberta Daily Herald Tribune Warkentin reflects on 2016 One of the most significant political events of 2016 was the Liberal government's decision to break a key election promise by racking up massive deficits, Grande Prairie-Mackenzie MP Chris Warkentin said in a year-end interview. “We saw escalating ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, the waters continue to muddy around the Prime Minister's cash for access schemes. In trying to defend foreign donations to his family-run foundation from ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to privacy breaches since November 4, 2015, broken down by department, agency, crown corporation, or other government entity: (a) how many privacy breaches have ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star Dads on Parliament Hill aim for work-life balance More complicated ideas, such as eliminating Friday sittings, allowing electronic voting and letting MPs take parental leave were left to be considered again sometime down the road. Conservative MP Chris Warkentin said there is no one-size-fits-all ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Canadian federal electoral reform dialogue hosting guide presented by the Minister of Democratic Institutions to the Sub-Committee on Democratic Reform on July ...

Spoke in the House on Farmers in Peace Country Mr. Speaker, farmers in the Peace Country are some of the hardest working people in this country. During harvest, they start long before the sun rises ...

Spoke in the House on Transportation Mr. Speaker, just minutes ago the transport minister admitted that he did appoint Jim Spatz to the Halifax Port Authority. It was Mr. Spatz from whom ...

Mentioned by Fairview Post Failure to deliver on softwood agreement costly to the Peace according to Warkentin The Liberal Government has failed Peace Country forestry workers and their families,” said Chris Warkentin, Member of Parliament for Grande Prairie – Mackenzie. “Without a new softwood lumber agreement in place, Canadian forestry operations are faced ...

Mentioned by Alberta Daily Herald Tribune MP concerned about possible rail backlog That's why MP for Grande Prairie-Mackenzie Chris Warkentin is concerned farmers may see a similar transportation disaster this year. “Obviously, we had ... Currently, the federal government is conducting the Canada Transportation Act review. However ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Next Agricultural Policy Framework Thank you so much. Thank you, gentlemen, for joining us. We certainly appreciate you coming. Obviously, you're the wealth of knowledge that we'll draw from today, ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bee Health Monitoring in Canada Thank you. Dr. Rutley and Dr. Castillo, it's great to have you here. You're some distance away, but it's close to home for me. I should ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Canada’s Preferential Status under the United States Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) Thank you. I'm not sure that I need six minutes. I think that my colleagues have summed up the understanding that there's a necessity to move ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Canada’s Preferential Status under the United States Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) Thank you very much and we certainly appreciate your coming in this afternoon. It was late notice, but we appreciate the fact that you've come and ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Trans-Pacific Partnership Mr. Chair, that's the disturbing thing. We have members across the way saying to just stop talking. It was those same members last committee who were ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Trans-Pacific Partnership Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I certainly appreciate the opportunity to jump in here. Dan, congratulations on your new post. This is the first time I've had ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Canada Transportation Act Review Report To answer the question I was asked from across the way, I would love to have all of the input that I possibly could in terms ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Trans-Pacific Partnership We do have to prioritize things, but I think we have a responsibility to not take over the transportation committee's responsibilities or the trade committee's responsibilities. ...