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Conservative MP for Flamborough—Glanbrook (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter A packed house at Carman's to celebrate Outstanding Business Achievement in Hamilton. Kudos to Hamilton Chamber of… https://t.co/YdBgn4tAE7

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter RT @nationalpost: Andrew Coyne: Renewed attempt to rewrite House rules confirms Liberals are not to be trusted https://t.co/9NQRe9iSN8

This week

Mentioned by HamiltonNews MP COLUMN: Standing up for steel I co-chair the all-party Parliamentary Steel Caucus with my fellow co-chair, Liberal MP Terry Sheehan of Sault Ste. Marie, and vice-chairs MP David Sweet of Flamborough-Glanbrook and MP Scott Duvall of Hamilton Mountain. The four of us make up the ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, I would like to add my comments to the question of privilege raised by the opposition House leader earlier today. Caught on video was ...

Voted No on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Voted Yes on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Voted Yes on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Posted on Twitter How much farther will the International Community allow the conflict in South Sudan to go before decisive R2P action is taken!

Posted on Twitter Responsibility to Protect needs to become more than a concept - good idea within the International comm. Lets learn a lesson from Syria!

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, I am rising on the same point as the member for Louis-Saint-Laurent. I understand that you wanted to take responsibility for the distribution, Mr. ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing from Common Frontiers on the Human Rights Situation in Central America Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I just want to express my concern with regard to this meeting. My understanding is that it's only a one-off ...

Spoke in the House on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination Mr. Speaker, the citizens of Flamborough--Glanbrook, and every member of a faith community in Canada, needs to know that their right to religious freedom is at ...

Posted on Twitter Canadian Delegation from all Parties on a break from meetings @ScotParl Historic and challenging time for Great Br… https://t.co/lHYm9kmYl1

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Great meeting with the Scottish Affairs Committee! Thank you for… https://t.co/zPbmXS3bh6

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Federal Framework on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to sincerely thank my colleague, the hon. member for Cariboo—Prince George, for bringing forward this bill to build a national framework ...

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. My hon. colleague is just three seats away from me and it is absolutely impossible for me ...

Mentioned by The Flamborough Review Naming intolerance gives courage, strength Federal Conservatives, much like MP David Sweet in his Review column, are pushing a fragile opposition to Iqra Khalid's Private Member's Motion M-103 (which highlights and condemns the undercurrent of anti-Islamic sentiment in Canada) while failing to ...

Mentioned by The Flamborough Review Naming inolerance gives courage, strength Federal Conservatives, much like MP David Sweet in his Review column, are pushing a fragile opposition to Iqra Khalid's Private Member's Motion M-103 (which highlights and condemns the undercurrent of anti-Islamic sentiment in Canada) while failing to ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, on the week that my constituents celebrated Family Day, I rise to voice serious concern that the increasing tax burden the Liberal government is ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, we will try another question for the justice minister. Women and children are disproportionately the victims of human trafficking and are most commonly exploited ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in South Sudan I commend you, Chair. I got about a third of that, but I greatly appreciate Mr. Hopkins' testimony. I heard gender-based violence and rape being used ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in South Sudan Thank you, Mr. Wega, for coming in and testifying. I am certain that it is a very difficult situation that you and the department are in, ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, it is an honour for me to rise today to speak regarding a principle which I value greatly and which I think most people ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by HamiltonNews Flamborough-Glanbrook Conservative MP David Sweet will honour Hamiltonians during Canada 150 celebrations Flamborough-Glanbrook Conservative MP David Sweet says he will recognize Hamiltonians for their contribution to the country during the federal government's Canada 150th celebrations even though the Liberals have refused to honour Canadians.

Mentioned by HamiltonNews Flamborough-Glanbrook Conservative MP David Sweet says carbon tax makes Canada less competitive in global ... ... Trump looks to cut taxes and encourage needed investment, Canada, especially Ontario, is introducing taxes to make the province less competitive in the highly-competitive global economy, says Flamborough-Glanbrook Conservative MP David Sweet.

Mentioned by The Flamborough Review Flamborough-Glanbrook Conservative MP David Sweet will honour Hamiltonians during Canada 150 celebrations Flamborough-Glanbrook Conservative MP David Sweet says he will recognize Hamiltonians for their contribution to the country during the federal government's Canada 150th celebrations even though the Liberals have refused to honour Canadians.

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Situation of Human Rights Defenders Thanks, Chair, and thanks, Ms. Khalid. Chair, please give me a bit of latitude, because it's been a while since I've seen my colleague, Professor Cotler, ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Situation of Human Rights Defenders We've been honoured to hear from many women champions of human rights who are standing up to this kind of thing, trying also to encourage and ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Yezidis, Christians and Other Religious and Ethnic Minorities in Syria and Iraq Thank you, Chair. Mr. Ismail, thank you for your testimony. We notice in many of the pictures that you are there, so you've risked your life ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on The Future of Canada’s Oil and Gas, Mining and Nuclear Sectors in ... Thank you very much, Chair. I'll start with a little bit of a statement, then I have one question to Mr. Jager. I would think that ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Situation in Tibet Dr. Sangay, you were mentioning the destruction of monasteries. I think it would be good, probably, for people who are listening in, as well as our ...

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)