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  • His favourite word is tax.

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

Won his last election, in 2015, with 40% of the vote.

Yesterday

Mentioned by HiBusiness (blog) Buyers Facing Repercussion of Refinances A Conservative MP for the Central Okanagan Similkameen, Nicola district, Dan Albas made remarks in a recent article for the Kelowna Daily Courier; “As a member of the finance committee, one of our responsibilities is to hear from expert witnesses and ...

Posted on Twitter Great article written from the perspective of a journalism intern on how vital local newspapers & news coverage are https://t.co/01I7QpxrHS…

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter First it was higher income tax, then shared practices for research, now personal corporations- Canada's doctors are… https://t.co/Plxe9ZMWyY

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter You'd think they would be supportive of freedom of association... https://t.co/7f3xOX0QG1

This week

Posted on Twitter @Bun_E_Kirwin Showing citizens how their provincial system performs across a full range of metrics nationally/ inte… https://t.co/ksJv49bgkA

Posted on Twitter @Bun_E_Kirwin They're a challenge&under provincial regulation, not federal. Like the article says, more info how th… https://t.co/jzjJumpdz3

Posted on Twitter @Bun_E_Kirwin Much of your concern is provincial; think idea of a report card that citizens can be informed & compa… https://t.co/petZxnF2TI

A week ago

Mentioned by Kelowna Capital News A win for banks ... decision to restrict credit unions from being able to use words like “bank,” “banker” and “banking”? Dan Albas is the Conservative MP for Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola. He can be reached at Dan.Albas@parl.gc.ca or call toll free 1-800-665-8711.

Mentioned by The Daily Courier (subscription) Khadr payment hard to swallow, but necessary I am writing this in response to the opinion piece by MP Dan Albas with regard to recent decision relating to Omar Khadr. (Khadr payment sparks outrage, Monday). I would like to share my thoughts on the matter. For many years I have been a liberal both ...

A month ago

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to counterfeit goods discovered by the Canada Border Services Agency, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, or other relevant government entity, since December, 2015: (a) ...

Didn't vote on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Didn't vote on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Mentioned by The Daily Courier (subscription) Senate's job is to advise, not overturn legislation Regarding Conservative MP Dan Albas's question: Should the Senate be able to overturn House of Commons' legislation. The answer is simple: Read our fake Constitution; a federal statute commonly referred to as The Constitution Act of Canada, that was ...

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Mr. Speaker, I am sorry to interrupt the proceedings, but on a point of order, there have been four government bills that have apparently been tabled. ...

Spoke in the House on Finance Mr. Speaker, the Liberals just cannot help themselves. They love picking winners and losers by imposing big-government regulations. Now the Liberals are targeting credit unions by ...

Spoke in the House on Credit Unions Mr. Speaker, I wonder how many members in this place do their banking with a credit union? I ask that question because, thanks to the big-government ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Return With regard to Bill C-44, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 22, 2017 and other measures, and the ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to individuals detained at airports by Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), since January 1, 2016, broken down by airport and by month: (a) on ...

Mentioned by Castanet.net CEOs cannot be trusted Kudos to Dan Albas the MP representing Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola for asking the right questions during a parliamentary committee examining allegations of aggressive tactics by Canada's banks. “Given all those things, we still have reports of ...

Mentioned by Castanet.net CEOs cannot be trusted Kudos to Dan Albas the MP representing Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola for asking the right questions during a parliamentary committee examining allegations of aggressive tactics by Canada's banks. “Given all those things, we still have reports of ...

Spoke in the House on Indian Act Mr. Speaker, I certainly appreciate the minister's presentation here tonight and making herself accountable to this chamber. I think that is important. I am simply going ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Consumer Protection and Oversight in Relation to Schedule I Banks Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to our witnesses for coming here and explaining a little of their experiences and thoughts on this important matter. We've ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Consumer Protection and Oversight in Relation to Schedule I Banks Thank you, Mr. Chair. To all three witnesses, I certainly thank you for your testimony. This is a very important study, and I appreciate your frank ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Foreign Policy Mr. Speaker, I certainly appreciate the member's contributions in this place. He has also written a book on foreign policy. I would encourage members of the ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Consumer Protection and Oversight in Relation to Schedule I Banks Again, when you saw it, you immediately contacted the CEOs, the banks, and informed them that there was considerable interest in this area and that you ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 I know the direction the good member from the NDP is coming from, but I think this is in relation to a mistaken understanding of how ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 Gee, I'm really disappointed to hear that. Mr. Chair, thank you to the member for submitting this. First, I have a number of concerns with the ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 I'm happy to hear that, because government departments at least have internal processes to be able to check costs, where many crown corporations or some ports ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Minister and deputy minister, we appreciate your presence here today. Mr. Minister, about 40 or so days ago the Prime Minister announced ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 Thanks. I'd like to go to the steel producers. I certainly appreciate that your members produce a lot of great products. I was very proud to ...

More than three months ago

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)