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Conservative MP for Cypress Hills—Grasslands (Saskatchewan)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 69% of the vote.

This week

Posted on Twitter Under pressure from #Iran, #Houthi auths in #Yemen have banned #Bahai instits, imprisoned its leaders & sentenced H… https://t.co/BWkHK6vNm4

A week ago

Posted on Twitter BBC News - Snow falls in the Sahara desert - That pesky global warming!! Maybe Al Gore can explain it? OR maybe Lib… https://t.co/FAyIphKfOD

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter So, NDP imposes a useless tax, then claims to give it back while promising to double it ASAP. And CBC can find noth… https://t.co/rhscTLon66

Posted on Twitter Now, that's predictable. Next will come consultation.... https://t.co/k2ioG81k0n

Posted on Twitter @davidakin @JustinTrudeau Uhh David, what's the picture of?? Sure looks like a juvenile attempt to mock other peopl… https://t.co/PGowcb0EcE

Posted on Twitter Justin's Liberals are once again missing in action on the international stage. Are they so perverted they will stay… https://t.co/Czg2ygtYjb

A month ago

Didn't vote on Vote #435 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Child Labour and Modern Slavery Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank our guests for being with us today. I would like to follow up on something you mentioned at ...

Spoke in the House on Human Rights Mr. Speaker, this past weekend, we reflected on the status of global human rights. Human Rights Day was established in 1948 in the shadow of the ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Over 800000 people from 143 countries sign petition calling for a better future for Christians and other minorities ... David Anderson, MP Cypress Hills-Grasslands and Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Human Rights and Religious Freedom commented, "The situation in Iraq and Syria demands our attention. Millions of Christians and other religious minorities are threatened ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have a second petition on behalf of some folks in my riding and just outside who would say that whereas equality means that ...

Voted No on Vote #434 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Voted Yes on Vote #433 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Child Labour and Modern Slavery I want to thank our witnesses for being with us today, and I want to take a direction that's a little different from the one that ...

Voted No on Vote #432 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Child Labour and Modern Slavery Then try to fit that into supply chain accountability, I assume...? Both of you have both suggested that we should be focusing not just on child ...

Mentioned by This Is Lancashire Review by David Anderson QC finds Manchester Arena bombing by Salman Abedi might have been averted AN official review has stated that it is 'conceivable' the Manchester Arena bombing might have been averted 'had the cards fallen differently'. A review by David Anderson QC has found that Salman Abedi was a former 'subject of interest'. The findings ...

Mentioned by The Bolton News Review by David Anderson QC finds Manchester Arena bombing by Salman Abedi might have been averted AN official review has stated that it is 'conceivable' the Manchester Arena bombing might have been averted 'had the cards fallen differently'. A review by David Anderson QC has found that Salman Abedi was a former 'subject of interest'. The findings ...

Mentioned by Business Insider UK The British government was just told to get tougher on the rising threat of far-right terror The recommendations were made by David Anderson QC, who on Tuesday published a review of the UK response to the Westminster, Manchester, London Bridge, and Finsbury Park attacks this year. The 61-page report noted that in the 12 months leading up to ...

Voted No on Vote #431 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Mentioned by The Bolton News Review by David Anderson QC finds Manchester Arena bombing by Salman Abedi might have been averted AN official review has stated that it is 'conceivable' the Manchester Arena bombing might have been averted 'had the cards fallen differently'. A review by David Anderson QC has found that Salman Abedi was a former 'subject of interest'. The findings ...

Mentioned by The Bolton News Review by David Anderson QC finds Manchester Arena bombing by Salman Abedi might have been averted AN official review has stated that it is 'conceivable' the Manchester Arena bombing might have been averted 'had the cards fallen differently'. A review by David Anderson QC has found that Salman Abedi was a former 'subject of interest'. The findings ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, government members have talked all day about the fact that they think there is fear related to this whole issue. There actually is, but ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Prevention of Radicalization through Foreign Funding Act Mr. Speaker, it is good to be here today to speak to this issue. I am very happy with my colleague for bringing this forward. It ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Child Labour and Modern Slavery We talked earlier, Mr. Lewchuk, about the forced labour, the child labour within that bill. Can you give us more of a prescriptive description of what ...

Spoke in the House on Access to Information Act Madam Speaker, my colleague across talked about the concerns on the quality of debate. I was very intrigued and interested in my colleague's speech today. We ...

Spoke in the House on Attack in Egypt Mr. Speaker, Canadians and faith communities around the world are still reeling from Friday's mosque attack in Bir al-Abed. At least 305 people are dead and ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Just clear it up.

Spoke in the House on Department of Public Works and Government Services Act Mr. Speaker, this is not the first time that I have been able to speak to this legislation. As a former parliamentary secretary for natural resources ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Child Labour and Modern Slavery Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank both of our witnesses for being here today. I want to talk a little later about supply chains ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Somalia Maybe this has been covered by what both of you said, but what institutional strength is there? A good, strong national government needs national institutions, but ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination I want to follow up on that. We do have this “increasing public climate of hate and fear” as one of the assumptions of the report. ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination Is that enough? I guess my question was going to be, you're talking about the importance of including faith in public policy-making. Around the world, we ...