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Conservative MP for Calgary Forest Lawn (Alberta)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter I shall than tell #Trump the joke #Putin told me at the Apex Meeting. @kady @althiaraj @cbc @cpcldr @cdnpoli https://t.co/UFQCbfbFzS

Posted on Twitter Enjoying the flavors and sites of #NewBrunswick. #seafoodchowder #Tourism #Canada #Moncton #supportlocal https://t.co/TPa4FCZemQ

Two days ago

Didn't vote on Vote #175 on Bill C-228 Amend the Fisheries Act (closed containment aquaculture)

Didn't vote on Vote #174 on Bill C-245 Concerning the development of a national poverty reduction strategy in Canada

Didn't vote on Vote #173 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Posted on Twitter Rebuttal: Ladies and Gentlemen, not all issues are black or white. Sometimes they can be brown ;) #cpcldr #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Liberal MPs want taxpayers to pay parties to run our democracy. Cnds work hard,pay taxes&want a govt that respects their $ #cpcldr #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Deficits, high taxes&entitlement are in the DNA of the Trudeaus.This may be acceptable to Socialist Cuba, but not in Canada #cpcldr #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter We have to take care of all Canadians who need health care, and to ensure that our future gens also have this system. #cpcldr #cdnpoli

Three days ago

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada Tory hopefuls denounce 'lock her up' chants aimed at Rachel Notley Chong says that by chanting "lock her up," people in the crowd were urging "undemocratic action" that would be more at home in a dictatorship than in Canada. Conservative MP Deepak Obhrai is calling it "Trump-style politics invading Canada" and called ...

Didn't vote on Vote #172 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Didn't vote on Vote #171 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Deepak Obhrai says 'old Canada' media is biased against him Mr. Obhrai's specific examples included a July 20 column penned by Mr. Ivison, in which he borrows from the popular political TV comedy Veep, writing, “Certainly the news that veteran Conservative MP Deepak Obhrai intends to run brought to mind some of ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Deepak Obhrai says 'old Canada' media is biased against him Mr. Obhrai's specific examples included a July 20 column penned by Mr. Ivison, in which he borrows from the popular political TV comedy Veep, writing, “Certainly the news that veteran Conservative MP Deepak Obhrai intends to run brought to mind some of ...

Mentioned by 660 News Calgary MP receives racist emails telling him to 'go home' A Calgary MP running for the Conservative leadership is concerned about a return to 'old Canada' after receiving a number of racist emails at his office last week. Deepak Obhrai says it started after he opposed fellow Federal Conservative leadership ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Pension Plan Madam Speaker, this is the second time I rise in the House to talk about CPP. In the early days, when I came to the House, ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to government expenditures on media monitoring and all such contracts which have been in place on or since November 4, 2015: what are the ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Calgary MP receives racist emails after opposing 'anti-Canadian values' immigration policy A Calgary MP said he's worried about a return to “old Canada” after receiving a flurry of racist emails at his office this week. Deepak Obhrai, MP for Calgary Forest Lawn, said the backlash started after he opposed fellow federal Conservative ...

Mentioned by National Post Calgary MP receives flurry of racist emails after saying he's worried about a return to 'old Canada' A Calgary MP said he's worried about a return to “old Canada” after receiving a flurry of racist emails at his office this week. Deepak Obhrai, MP for Calgary Forest Lawn, said the backlash started after he opposed fellow federal Conservative ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to fiscal years 2015-16 and 2016-17, broken down by province or territory and by month: (a) what was the total amount provided, as well ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on National Seniors Day Mr. Speaker, I rise today to express my gratitude to the seniors in my riding and to those throughout Canada. As members know, October 1 is ...

Spoke in the House on TAMIL HERITAGE MONTH Mr. Speaker, I stand today in support of the motion put forward by my colleague, the member for Scarborough—Rouge Park, to recognize the contributions the Tamil ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Food and Drugs Act Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure to rise in the House to speak to this bill for the important reasons I will outline in my speech. ...

More than three months ago

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 ...

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 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 ...