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

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

Today

Posted on Twitter Which given his last unscripted answers on importance of having foreigners have input on Canadian electoral reform is probably a good idea.

Posted on Twitter Looks like the Parliamentary-Secretary's strategy is to read out the same answer over & over to our questions on cash for access fundraisers

Posted on Twitter Questions on competitiveness and equivalency of the Nationally imposed carbon tax by western premiers: https://t.co/nQiK6CXEGs

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Posted on Twitter And I thought they couldn't make the mess that is electoral reform any worse, enter Lamoureaux stage left... https://t.co/30ptLJS4aD

Posted on Twitter It was great to meet you and talk about the bright present and future of #BCwine @jonsteeves! #freemygrapes @QuercusVino @VanWineFest

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Democratic Reform Mr. Speaker, the Liberals are right when they say many Canadians want to talk about democratic reform. In fact I have heard from many citizens in ...

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Madam Speaker, it is always an honour to rise to participate in a debate in this chamber. Normally, it is rare for me to speak to ...

Voted Yes (against his party) on Vote #175 on Bill C-228 Amend the Fisheries Act (closed containment aquaculture)

Voted No on Vote #174 on Bill C-245 Concerning the development of a national poverty reduction strategy in Canada

Voted No on Vote #173 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

This week

Voted No on Vote #172 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Voted Yes on Vote #171 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Interprovincial Trade Mr. Speaker, Canadians have a constitutional right to trade with fellow Canadians. One only needs to look at section 121 of the Constitution Act, which states, ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, thousands of Canadians struggle to get access to a family doctor. Seniors, cancer patients, expectant moms, and people living in rural and remote communities ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Pension Plan Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure to rise in this House today to speak about Bill C-26. Obviously, there are philosophical differences that the government has ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-29 and Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Votes 1b and 5b under ... Again, the CMA actually had Deloitte have an independent look at it, and it's anywhere between $16,000 and $32,000 a year. Maybe we'll switch gears here, ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Rouge National Urban Park Act Mr. Speaker, given that I hail from British Columbia, this issue is a bit far and away for me to really comment on it. However, I ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-29 and Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Votes 1b and 5b under ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I certainly appreciate Ms. O'Connell's intervention in regard to the Canada Pension Plan amendment that she's presented today. Again, I think it's ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-26 Mr. Chair, that might be incidental, but it's not consequential. This is not under the administration of the federal government. The funds are not held in ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-29 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to everyone for coming today and sharing their expertise on this particular piece of legislation. I'm going to be focusing ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Implementation Act Madam Speaker, it is a great honour today to speak in support of the comprehensive economic trade agreement between Canada and the European Union. I will ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Italian Heritage Month Mr. Speaker, in this place we tend to debate most often the subjects we tend to disagree on. However, one subject on which I believe we ...

Mentioned by Merritt Herald Albas on Trump: Cabinet selections will determine reality of rhetoric What does the election of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the U.S. mean for Canada? That's the question Conservative MP for Central-Okanagan-Similkameen, Dan Albas, said he's been fielding since the election results, which he said surprised him.

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-29 Thank you, Mr. Chair. While I totally agree with you that probably the committee is not the best forum for it, obviously, since you're here, Ms. ...

Mentioned by Summerland Review Column: MP Albas discusses federal debt by Dan Albas - Summerland Review ... Part of my commitment to citizens in our region as an opposition MP is to not just oppose but also from time to time propose alternative ideas that can build a stronger and more prosperous Canada. What did I propose ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-26, An Act to amend the Canada Pension ... When you say “we” can find, you mean that the municipal governments will have to ante up that money. Inevitably, it will be coming from groups. ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-26, An Act to amend the Canada Pension ... Okay. Well, then the member opposite knows what we should do with it. Again, to the whole issue about a report to a report, so far ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Kelowna Capital News Kelowna-area MP takes cautious approach to upcoming Trump presidency by Dan Albas - Kelowna Capital News ... As a result this will make Canada less competitive as a manufacturing jurisdiction in some sectors and given President Trump's often demonstrated projectionist views opposing trade this may be an area of concern.

Mentioned by KelownaNow Kelowna leaders discuss year ahead and a Trump presidency Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola MP Dan Albas said he's a strong believer that people are always right in who they elect, including when his own government was voted out of office last fall. Although Trump is threatening to renegotiate NAFTA, Albas ...

Mentioned by The Daily Courier (subscription) Conservative MP doesn't like where CPP, infrastructure bank are heading Previously, I outlined the concerns I had with expanding the Canada Pension Plan, which resulted in my opposing this measure in Ottawa. CBC has since uncovered ... toll free 1-800-665-8711. Dan Albas is the MP for Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola.

Mentioned by KelownaNow MP Dan Albas on the Liberal's 1st year in power Conservative MP Dan Albas says a lot has changed in past year since the Liberals were voted in. In that time, former Prime Minister Stephen Harper stepped out of politics and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has settled in, leading the country. Albas, MP ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Fall Economic Statement 2016 Yes. We heard from the pension plan, and I've also spoken in the last Parliament to the public service. They believe that growth opportunities, in the ...

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)