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  • His favourite word is liberals.

Conservative MP for Calgary Forest Lawn (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 48% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter This is the Canadian way. I am honoured to have met Kirk, my constituent who found a laptop belonging to Liana on t… https://t.co/g3i6i3xPEY

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter I am very opposed to idenfifying religion or coummunity to terrorism , My community is made of muslims and sikhs… https://t.co/08C8ppIZ4K

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Love these guys. Thank you for now. Deepakage https://t.co/wC739fUWQh

Didn't vote on Vote #984 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Didn't vote on Vote #983 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Didn't vote on Vote #982 Motion for the production of papers P-15 (Documents pertaining to the reception at the residence of the High ...

Didn't vote on Vote #981 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Posted on Twitter From my 21+ years of experience in the House of Commons, the best Finance Ministers were those who withstood pressu… https://t.co/IJte7FtjH1

This week

Didn't vote on Vote #980 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

Posted on Twitter @ShelKenn you have made us proud. You are a hero to countless vulnerable Canadians and your work will benefit ge… https://t.co/2chZk8YTyP

Posted on Twitter Free speech is fundamental to our democracy. When people use word misleading and fear mongering to stop legitimate… https://t.co/tHE3jIQcbz

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Order for Returns With regard to government expenditures on sporting event tickets since December 1, 2017: what was the (i) date, (ii) location, (iii) ticket cost, (iv) title of ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, the hon. member for Portage—Lisgar is rising, so I will give the floor to her.

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, before I start my discussion on the fall economic update, I would like to acknowledge that today is the 10th anniversary of the terrorist ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Canadian Multiculturalism Act Mr. Speaker, this bill aims to withdraw Quebec from the Canadian Multiculturalism Act. To be absolutely clear, I have nothing in agreement with the Bloc Québécois. ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, it is my pleasure to rise to speak on the budget implementation act. This morning my friend John reminded me that there were dark ...

Spoke in the House on Diwali Mr. Speaker, I will be hosting the 18th national Diwali celebration on Parliament Hill tomorrow evening at the Sir John A. Macdonald Hall. The success of ...

Mentioned by Hindustan Times Indo-Canadian MP moves bill to mark October as Hindu Heritage Month “I am honoured to have introduced this bill in recognition of the important role played by Hindu Canadians in our country's economic growth and social development,” said Indo-Canadian MP Deepak Obhrai. “Hindu Canadians are a vital link in Canada's ...

Spoke in the House on Hindu Heritage Month moved for leave to introduce Bill C-416, an act to designate the month of October as Hindu heritage month. Mr. Speaker, I would first like to ...

Mentioned by Voiceonline.com Conservative MP Deepak Obhrai introduces bill to designate October as Hindu Heritage Month CONSERVATIVE MP Deepak Obhrai on Thursday introduced a bill in Parliament to designate the month of October as Hindu Heritage Month. The bill, following its passage through Parliament, will create the Hindu Heritage Month Act, that will proclaim the ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-416 An Act to designate the month of October as Hindu Heritage Month

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Filipino Heritage Month Mr. Speaker, it is indeed my pleasure to rise and speak to this motion. I would like to thank the member for Scarborough Centre for bringing ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by canadianimmigrant.ca Conservatives would stop 'passport babies' While the policy resolution was approved, some Conservative MPs spoke against the proposal. Alberta MP Deepak Obhrai, born in Tanzania, said: “This is a fundamental question of equality out here. Any person who is born in Canada, by law, is entitled to ...

Mentioned by 660 News Radio host says he was attacked in politically motivated incident A broadcaster says he was targeted by a group of men in a politically motivated attack while at an event in Calgary. He spoke about the incident alongside Conservative MP Deepak Obhrai. Aug 27, 2018, 3:36 PM. Advertisement ...

Mentioned by Calgary Herald Calgary police investigate alleged attack on journalist fuelled by politics Calgary Forest Lawn MP Deepak Obhrai held a news conference Monday about the incident, which police say occurred Aug. 19 during an outdoor Punjabi concert. Obhrai alleges the attack was linked to a social media post that was critical of an aspiring ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Conservatives vote to end policy that allows 'birth tourism' in Canada Wong asserted that “passport babies” take away resources from Canada's system. READ MORE: B.C. woman launches petition calling for the end of so-called 'birth tourism'. Others spoke against the motion, such as Alberta MP Deepak Obhrai, who said the ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Women, Peace and Security Thank you, Mr. Chair. Minister, welcome to the committee for the first time. I welcome myself to the committee as I'm not a regular member of ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Bill C-6, An Act to implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions Sorry, I'm not used to the committee business now. Mr. Chairman, we listen to the experts very clearly to understand the concerns and the issues that ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2012-2013: Votes 1b, 5b, 10b, 15b, 30b, L35b, L40b, ... Very good. You're doing a good job. I liked the answer. You said “adjustment” instead of “cuts”. So take note of that, it's called adjustment not ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2011-12: Votes 1b, 5b, 10b, 15b, 17b, 30b and ... Chairman, it's nice to be back on the committee for a short while. Minister, congratulations on your appointment as the Minister of Foreign Affairs. This is ...