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Conservative MP for Flamborough—Glanbrook (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 44% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter From 'snub' to scandal, Trudeau's India visit sparks outrage https://t.co/7jtwd94NaA

Posted on Twitter Is Trudeau ‘hobnobbing’ with terrorists? Why India doesn’t trust Canada all that much https://t.co/FUbxkcpHVz via @nationalpost

Posted on Twitter This trip is a clear demonstration of the level of judgement of these Trudeau Liberals. All this after being found… https://t.co/UzHPm49MF7

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter The Sweet Family enjoying @SOUPFESTinHamON Thanks to all the sponsors and @LivingRockHamON for all your great wor… https://t.co/vPrE5zJfrV

Posted on Twitter Pipeline shortage to cost the economy $15.6 billion this year: report https://t.co/4A53X0WCud via @nationalpost

Posted on Twitter Good Read: A professor of economics with the facts on just how little the Liberals ever intended to help the "middl… https://t.co/nEXe3ZHKbL

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #453 on Bill C-378 Amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Act (fairness principles)

Voted No on Vote #452 on Bill S-228 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (prohibiting food and beverage marketing directed at children)

Voted Yes on Vote #451 on Bill C-371 Respecting the prevention of radicalization through foreign funding and making related amendments to the Income ...

Voted Yes on Vote #450 Opposition Motion (Trans Mountain Expansion Project )

Voted No on Vote #449 on Bill C-50 Amend the Canada Elections Act (political financing)

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Bob Morrow Mr. Speaker our nation and my city, Hamilton, Ontario, lost a statesman and a leader this week with the passing of our longest serving mayor, Mr. ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca MP calls for inquiry into abuse at Alfred training school David Sweet, Flamborough-Glanbrook MP. He was never sexually abused, he said, but knew others who had been. "I was fortunate. There were a couple of occasions where I suspected that might have been the case, and I ran from them," he said. In the early ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to Chart 2.1 on Page 27 of the Fall Economic Statement 2017 and specifically the chart titled “Nearly 300,000 Children Lifted Out of Poverty”: ...

A month ago

Mentioned by The Flamborough Review Waterdown's Tidridge awarded Meritorious Service Medal Flamborough-Glanbrook MP David Sweet presents the Flamborough-Glanbrook Canada 150 Nation Builder Award to Nathan Tidridge. The WDHS history teacher and author has added another accolade to his collection - the Meritorious Service Medal. - Julia Lovett ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star 'Justice is long overdue' for training school survivors, says MP who spent three 'painful' years at one 'Justice is long overdue' for training school survivors, says MP who spent three 'painful' years at one. David Sweet, a Conservative Member of Parliament for Flamborough-Glanbrook, is calling for a public inquiry on the sexual, physical and emotional ...

Mentioned by TheSpec.com Local MP who spent three 'painful' years at training school calls for justice David Sweet walks slowly down a snow-covered laneway cutting through the campus of what used to be St. Joseph's Training School, a residential reform institution for boys deemed "delinquent" or "unmanageable" decades ago by the courts. It's early ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by HamiltonNews Conservative MP David Sweet wants help for farmers, pot rules delayed Hamilton Conservative MP David Sweet is spending more time on social media disputing Liberal politicians' infrastructure announcements that were actually made when the Conservatives were in government. Recently, Liberal MP Filomena Tassi touted her ...

Mentioned by HamiltonNews Conservative MP David Sweet backs decision to drop senator Conservative MP David Sweet supports party leader Andrew Scheer's decision Jan. 4 to drop Ontario Senator Lynn Beyak from the party's national caucus. - By Kevin Werner, HCN/file photo. Flamborough-Glanbrook Conservative MP David Sweet applauded the ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to access to the National Holocaust Monument: (a) during what time periods will there be (i) access restrictions for pedestrians, (ii) closures for maintenance ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Jewish Refugee Day Mr. Speaker, today is Jewish Refugee Day, a day that is set aside to commemorate the 850,000 Jews across the Middle East who were displaced from ...

Spoke in the House on Community Service Madam Speaker, Canada 150 has been an opportunity to celebrate how far our great nation has come over the past century and a half. In this ...

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Madam Speaker, I would like to advise you from the outset that I will be splitting my time with the member for Mégantic—L'Érable. I rise to ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Water Quality Thank you very much, Chair. I appreciate being part of it. I'm fortunate to come from a municipality that has a program in place and that ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the plaque for the National Holocaust Monument, which was inaugurated by the Prime Minister on September 27, 2017, and removed on October 3, ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Somalia Thank you very much, Chair. I very much appreciate our witnesses' testimony. However dark it may be certainly is not their issue. This is certainly one ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Somalia I'm certainly a believer in the miracle of capitalism, so I appreciate that, although the situation on the ground there seems to be profoundly urgent. Most ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination I think that even one hate incident or crime is appalling and we should do the best we can to prevent that, but I want to ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the call for proposals for government funding through Natural Resource Canada's Energy Innovation Program allocated for Clean Energy Innovation that closed October 31, ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination You mentioned there is tension between Muslims and Jews with motion 103. We have heard evidence here that there's a lot of tension inside the Muslim ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination Thank you, Madam Chair. I'd like to express my deep concern and regret for the treatment of the members in your community who have experienced discrimination ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination Madam Chair, thank you very much. I want to echo Mr. Levitt's kind comments about the four gentlemen who are here. They have served in ways ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Situation of Human Rights Defenders in Mexico We had hearings in the last Parliament in regard to the Ayotzinapa students who were killed. At that point, there wasn't any resolution to the investigation, ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-479 An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (fairness for victims)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-620 An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (parole review and victim impact statement)