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  • His favourite word is liberal.

Conservative MP for Central Okanagan—Similkameen—Nicola (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 48% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Congrats to @WestKelownaCity and the Westside Youth Soccer Association on the opening of the Multi-Sport Dome today… https://t.co/kgDzjoygU4

This week

Posted on Twitter Good read on @PortVancouver "Not only do cruise and container ship operators reduce their fuel consumption, but t… https://t.co/QWlgWaNA4a

Posted on Twitter @jackmintz It would seem that PM Trudeau will not re-appoint himself with the title of "Intergovernmental Affairs" as was the case in 2015.

Posted on Twitter Between 2011-2015 we had 3 Canadian Provinces get on-board to support DTC shipping of #cdnwine. Since 2015 to date… https://t.co/NZxf9m6Q38

Posted on Twitter Will the response be "high gas prices (in B.C.) is 'exactly what we want'.” ? B.C. gasoline prices are still highe… https://t.co/J8esuKkC0l

Posted on Twitter A good summary of the many challenges facing the B.C. forest industry including the loss of investment capital to U… https://t.co/ks8RPMe2Xx

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement Implementation Act Madam Speaker, let me say, as I probably rise for the last time in this Parliament, how honoured I am to represent the good people of ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Allowance for people aged 60 to 64 program: (a) how many people receive this allowance each year; (b) how many people apply; ...

Voted No on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted No on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Voted No on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Voted Yes on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the member for Abbotsford for his contribution to our country and to our debate today by putting forward his motion, ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, the member's government in its first two years exempted places like Nova Scotia from having to phase out coal. The government exempted it a ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Connect to Innovate Program and specifically the project to close the Canadian North Fibre Loop between Dawson City and Inuvik: (a) what ...

Spoke in the House on Carbon Pricing Mr. Speaker, throughout this past winter a record number of my constituents shared their home heating bills with me. They did this because in British Columbia, ...

Spoke in the House on Canada–United States–Mexico Agreement Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, while Conservatives support stability, let me point out that we have heard the government say before that everything is fine. The Mexican government met ...

Spoke in the House on Impact Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister went to New York and spoke to some young graduates and said, “Respect people who don't look or think like you.” ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-455 An Act to amend the Competition Act and the Bank Act (reduction of administrative burden — credit unions)

Spoke at the Industry committee on M-208, Rural Digital Infrastructure Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to all our witnesses for coming and sharing your expertise with our committee today. I'd like to start by addressing ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on M-208, Rural Digital Infrastructure I certainly agree that safety is a priority, but as my colleague Mr. Chong has said a number of times, it's not just a question of ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-453 An Act to amend the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (property of bankrupt — registered education savings plan)

Spoke at the Industry committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5, 10 and 15 under Atlantic Canada ... Deputy, you've mentioned the Infrastructure Bank. That's a model where private industry will be expecting a large return. I think it's very cold comfort for rural ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-452 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (gift in virtual currency)

Spoke at the Industry committee on Statutory Review of the Copyright Act and M-208, Rural Digital Infrastructure Minister, people see that there's $17.7 million for projects in the County of Kings in Nova Scotia, and the project start date was supposed to be ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-447 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (aggravating circumstance — evacuation order or emergency)

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Hiring Veterans for Public Service Positions I just wanted to point out that Dr. Kevin Wainwright of SITE Centre from BCIT originally worked with the local Legion to create the Legion military ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 1, Connectivity in Rural and Remote Areas, of the 2018 Fall ... Sir, I do appreciate that this is a very complex file, but when your department is speaking about clawing back the 3,500 megahertz spectrum and there's ...

Mentioned by Kelowna Capital News Waters: Tell a politician what's on your mind And the man doing the listening is Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola MP Dan Albas. The meeting is one of many town hall gatherings Albas—and, to be fair, other federal and provincial elected officials in the Central Okanagan—hold throughout their ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Budget bill's Copyright Act changes undermine committee's ongoing review, say critics NDP MP Brian Masse, left, and Conservative MP Dan Albas, right, say the Liberals' inclusion of changes to the Copyright Act in Bill C-86 steps on the toes of the committee study of the intellectual property laws. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Bains says StatsCan never told him about bank project Conservative MP Dan Albas grills Navdeep Bains, the minister responsible for Statistics Canada, about a controversial plan to harvest the financial transaction data of millions of Canadians. more. <iframe src="https://globalnews.ca/video/embed/4679637 ...

Mentioned by South Asian Link Rightwing Media Tries To Hang Sajjan For Troubling Defence “Party Party Flight” While Okanagan Conservative ... Okanagan-area Conservative MP Dan Albas, who represents Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola, said the post originated from another electoral district association and he asked for it to be removed, reported Global TV. “Although I did not authorize it, ...

Mentioned by KelownaNow Okanagan Conservatives remove 'inappropriate' content and apologize to Minister Sajjan Liberal MP Stephen Fuhr brought the post to the attention of Dan Albas, MP for the Conservative party, saying “I'm not ok with what this implies. You are an 'Okanagan Conservative' Dan Albas, are you?” Albas responded to the controversial posting with ...

Mentioned by Castanet.net Controversial FB post Conservative MP Dan Albas, who represents Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola, wrote on Twitter that the post came from another riding association's account and he asked that it be removed. He says although he did not authorize it, he would like to ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Clean Growth and Climate Change in Canada: International Leadership Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'll be brief out of respect for the witnesses. This is a very interesting study that the committee is working on right ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Statutory Review of the Proceeds of Crime and Terrorist Financing Act Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank each one of you for the work you do every day. We appreciate your expertise at the committee. ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-410 An Act to amend the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (property of bankrupt — exclusion)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-379 An Act to amend the Bank Act (use of word “bank”, “banker” or “banking”)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-311 An Act to amend the Importation of Intoxicating Liquors Act (interprovincial importation of wine for personal use)