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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.

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #233 That the House do now proceed to the Orders of the Day.

Two days ago

Voted No on Vote #232 on Bill C-41

Voted No on Vote #231 on Bill C-41

Voted No on Vote #230 on Bill C-41

Voted No on Vote #229 That this House do concur in Interim Supply as follows: That a sum not exceeding $30,140,965,114.44 being composed ...

Posted on Twitter Great to meet some of AB's Cattle Country this aft. An important part of our rural communities and ($20 billion) o… https://t.co/MLe7ejlGYf

Posted on Twitter @InklessPW Much appreciated!

A week ago

Posted on Twitter The idea that MPs voicing their constituent's concerns is an unacceptable use of time is reprehensible. #cdnpoli https://t.co/9cDhOda5Ao

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Government Accountability Mr. Speaker, Canadians expect the Prime Minister to answer questions in the House. Let us review question period thus far. We have a Prime Minister who ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, in 2015, Constable David Wynn was shot and killed in the line of duty. This incident was completely preventable. His killer was out on ...

Posted on Twitter @BrockWarkentin ....so true. You are a true gentleman!

Posted on Twitter Disgusting! https://t.co/Ypj5cdPcJ5

Posted on Twitter Quote of the day 'nonverifiable statement of subjective opinion' Greenpeace must treat our resource sector w/respect https://t.co/8fpOM72RJ3

A month 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 ...

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 ...

Two months 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 ...

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 ...

Three 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 ...

More than 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 ...

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 ...

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. ...