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Conservative MP for Calgary Forest Lawn (Alberta)

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

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Celebrating my longtime friend and supporter don Lindwall 80th birthday with our friends at Raddison place #yyc https://t.co/SAeON9qEY3

This week

Mentioned by Intelligent Aerospace Why Conservative MP Deepak Obhrai thinks he can lead the party back - The Globe and Mail The Globe and Mail Why Conservative MP Deepak Obhrai thinks he can lead the party back The Globe and Mail Deepak Obhrai purrs his name into the phone. "It's Deepak," he says, lengthening the vowels for dramatic effect. The seven-term Conservative ...

Posted on Twitter At C'wealth heads meeting I opposed carbon tax. Provinces should be free to implement their own carbon tax. No to Trudeau tax grab #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Ref my candidacy typical response @IvisonJ from media elite living in the past. my supporters very thrilled see bold and new canada 2016

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Kudos to @MichelleRempel for fighting for yazidis a community that has suffered massive abuse under Isis Canada must respond #yyc #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Thxs @RonaAmbrose @MichaelChongMP with all colleagues @CPC_HQ we will rebuild and march to win the trust of Canadians in 2019 election #yyc

Mentioned by 660 News Seeking federal Conservative leadership, Deepak Obhrai pushes inclusion and positivity Calgary MP Deepak Obhrai hopes his experience, along with his message of inclusion and forward-thinking, will lead to him becoming the next leader of the federal Conservatives. The dean of the Conservative caucus has held the Calgary-Forest Lawn riding ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Calgary MP Deepak Obhrai joins Conservative leadership race Longtime Calgary MP Deepak Obhrai is joining the race for the leadership of the federal Conservatives. Obhrai, who represents the Calgary Forest Lawn riding and was first elected in 1997 as a member of the Reform Party, said he wants the Conservative ...

Mentioned by Mississauga Calgary MP to join Tory leadership race Conservative MP and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and for International Human Rights Deepak Obhrai stands in the House of Commons during question period in Ottawa on May 30, 2014. As candidates from Ontario and Quebec ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Deepak Obhrai, Calgary MP, Enters Conservative Leadership Race Well, now one is planning to — longtime Calgary MP Deepak Obhrai. Obhrai, 66, will be the fifth entrant in the contest that will conclude with a vote by party members next May. He is the longest continuously serving member of the Conservative team in ...

Posted on Twitter Thanks 4 all the positive support.I plan on using my voice to stand 4 Inclusion&Diversity. #CPC should be a place 4 all Cdns #Istand4allcdns

Mentioned by National Post Deepak Obhrai fifth to join Conservative leadership race as MPs wait on Peter MacKay OTTAWA — Deepak Obhrai, the longest-serving MP in the Tory caucus, says he's jumping into the Conservative leadership race. Obhrai, a Calgary MP for nearly two decades, revealed his intentions to join the leadership contest in an email sent Thursday ...

A month ago

Voted Yes on Vote #103 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted No on Vote #102 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill C-223 Establish the Canadian Organ Donor Registry and to coordinate and promote organ donation throughout Canada

Voted Yes (against his party) on Vote #100 on Bill C-210 Amend the National Anthem Act (gender)

Spoke in the House on International Development Mr. Speaker, the Official Development Assistance Accountability Act of 2003, first proposed by a Liberal, states specifically that it is for poverty reduction, human rights, and ...

Voted No on Vote #99 on Bill C-20

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I am once again rising in the House to debate this topic. I do not know how many times I have spoken on this ...

Spoke in the House on Spring Festival Mr. Speaker, it is a great honour for me to rise up during spring and talk about the spring festival. As Canadians, we all love festivals. ...

Spoke in the House on International Development Mr. Speaker, the Liberals are all over the place on international development. The minister has launched yet another review and another consultation to determine how Canada ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, as most of my colleagues in this House know, I am one of the longest serving members in this Parliament. During that period of ...

Spoke in the House on Maternal and Child Health Mr. Speaker, this week, we mark the international maternal, newborn, and child health week. Maternal, newborn, and child health was made Canada's top international development priority ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I will be sharing my time with my colleague from Oshawa. It is a pleasure to speak on the motion. Before I start, I ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 1 Madam Speaker, it is again a pleasure for me to rise to speak on this budget implementation act, but I would like to comment on what ...

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 ...

More than three months ago

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 ...