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Conservative MP for Flamborough—Glanbrook (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 39% of the vote.

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #8 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (amendment)

Voted No on Vote #7 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Posted on Twitter This may prevent a lot of kissing this Christmas! https://t.co/EDblIGg3RJ

Posted on Twitter Surprise! https://t.co/O2OjPnZDyi

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to David Farrar and McMaster University on their new chapter of Leadership entering a new year in 2… https://t.co/WRDLW5wwKY

This week

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I would like to congratulate you on being appointed to the Chair again. The desire you show to be non-partisan and to be fair ...

Voted No on Vote #6 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted No on Vote #5 3rd reading and adoption of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Voted No on Vote #4 Concurrence at report stage of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Posted on Twitter The Burmese Government and Military have persecuted the Rohingya and other minorities for decades. We have the abi… https://t.co/uCPu23x5zv

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, on November 17, the Liberals broke faith with our friends in Israel and the Jewish community and took part in the annual Israel bashing ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter International relations and trade rely on quality diplomatic character and integrity. When those qualities are abs… https://t.co/pwFpIVdYbR

Posted on Twitter @Brenda09479098 @TourForHumanity My email is dsweetmp@gmail.com please email me your phone number and I will call y… https://t.co/VjhDxc5VnO

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Global Human Rights Situation of Christians Thank you, Chair. I echo all the comments from everybody. Sometimes we worked through some tough issues and we managed to come out with some good ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Human Rights Situation in Syria and Briefing on the ... Thank you very much, Chair. I'd like to thank both witnesses for their efforts—although much different—to save lives and help the persecuted. My first question I'd ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of a Legacy Document It's good that I am here today, being someone who has shadowed this fine gentleman in Hamilton for some 14 years now. Of course, he predates ...

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Mr. Speaker, I have a point of order that I was considering researching for a question of privilege, but I am going to leave it in ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Human Rights Situation of Roma One similarity in the situation of Jews and anti-Semitism and the hatred towards Roma is that there are these diabolical stories concocted. In the Jewish case, ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Recognition of International Human Rights Champions Sara Hossain, Marguerite Barankitse and Teresita Quintos Deles, let me express our sincerest gratitude for your bravery, courage and work. On a daily basis, you risk ...

Spoke in the House on Human Rights Mr. Speaker, Irwin Cotler is a vocal defender of minorities around the world against tyrannical dictatorships. He has represented the likes of Nelson Mandela, Jacobo Timerman ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2019, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise in this place to speak to Bill C-97, the budget implementation act. I am profoundly concerned. The federal ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, the president of the United Steel Workers warned the Liberals not to bask in the glory of their agreement to end the American steel ...

Spoke in the House on Scleroderma Awareness Month Mr. Speaker, this Saturday marks the beginning of Scleroderma Awareness Month and while the past few years have seen advancements in treatments that can ease pain ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Human Rights Situation in Iran We have a living example here today of someone who was incarcerated and tortured by one of the 16 people on the list from the Raoul ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Human Rights Situation in Iran Thank you, Chair. Ms. Shajarizadeh, no one can imagine what you've gone through. You're a courageous person. Thank you for continuing in your courage to try ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps has a long record of torturing, jailing and murdering Iran's own citizens and exporting terror throughout the Middle East ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Women Human Rights Defenders Thank you very much, Chair. I appreciate it, and I appreciate the risks that all of the witnesses take on a daily basis to defend others, ...

Mentioned by Hill Times After a decade, taxpayers' ombudsman still struggling for name recognition Conservative MP David Sweet applauds the work of the ombudsman's office, but wants to make the ombudsman an officer of Parliament, giving it more teeth. Taxpayers' Ombudsman Sherra Profit says MPs need to know her office is a resource when dealing ...

Mentioned by Palestine Chronicle NDP MP Refuses to Withdraw from Canada-Israel Interparliamentary Group In May Garrison, Liberal MP Marco Mendicino and Conservative MP David Sweet co-sponsored an event with the staunchly anti-Palestinian Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center (FSWC). Israel's Ambassador Nimrod Barkan spoke at the event on Parliament ...

Mentioned by Palestine Chronicle NDP MP Refuses to Withdraw from Canada-Israel Interparliamentary Group In May Garrison, Liberal MP Marco Mendicino and Conservative MP David Sweet co-sponsored an event with the staunchly anti-Palestinian Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center (FSWC). Israel's Ambassador Nimrod Barkan spoke at the event on Parliament ...

Mentioned by Dissident Voice NDP MP Refuses to Withdraw from Canada-Israel Interparliamentary Group In May Garrison, Liberal MP Marco Mendicino and Conservative MP David Sweet co-sponsored an event with the staunchly anti-Palestinian Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center (FSWC). Israel's Ambassador Nimrod Barkan spoke at the event on Parliament ...

Mentioned by rabble.ca (blog) NDP MP refuses to withdraw from Canada-Israel Interparliamentary Group In May, Garrison, Liberal MP Marco Mendicino and Conservative MP David Sweet co-sponsored an event with the staunchly anti-Palestinian Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center (FSWC). Israel's Ambassador Nimrod Barkanspoke at the event on Parliament ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca New federal cash for Special Olympics Canada, youth agri jobs and rail safety to be revealed ... hustings with a mid-morning visit to Lynden-based Greenbelt Microgreens — which, for those who keep track of such details, is located just outside Tassi's Hamilton constituency, in the riding currently held by Conservative MP David Sweet — where ...

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)