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Conservative MP for Calgary Forest Lawn (Alberta)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter After founding the Canada-Indonesia Parl Friendship Group back in 2012 & co-chairing it ever since, today I passed… https://t.co/wgQXbQh5Y9

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter @HabibaChakir happy to meet OCP ( potash)folks from Morocco at parliament hill our trade relations are booming https://t.co/unBi8LYZsu

Voted Yes on Vote #653 Opposition Motion (Illegal Border Crossings)

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Madam Speaker, it is all clear now, right? I was just trying to speak as loudly as he was speaking. Today the Parliamentary Budget Officer issued ...

Voted No on Vote #652 on Bill C-74 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other ...

Voted Yes on Vote #651 on Bill C-74 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other ...

Voted No on Vote #650 on Bill C-74 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other ...

Posted on Twitter Saddened&shocked to hear of the 9 lives lost & the 16 injured in Toronto a few hours ago. This incident highlights… https://t.co/oe9ZzIEpIy

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter @pcnbca Very very saddened to hear Keith Ashfield is no longer with us. I will always cherish the great time we had… https://t.co/DX5ONDB33c

This week

Posted on Twitter A Happy 92nd Birthday to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Canada's Head of State cc @RoyalFamily #QueensBirthday https://t.co/dgBNeOhiLB

Posted on Twitter Pleased to meet with @TheBodyShopCA reps from Sunridge Mall in my riding of Calgary Forest Lawn and chat with them… https://t.co/0zkYq1ooOh

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Access to Information and Privacy (ATIP) sections of departments, agencies, Crown corporations or other government entities, and broken down by each: (a) ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Calgary Herald 'We call this our home': Family of elderly man, MP Obhrai believe attack was a hate crime “It is absolutely important that when these incidents happen, that we highlight it, and we expose it, so that we can then address the issue on how to tackle this intolerance that exists,” said MP Deepak Obhrai during a press conference at his ...

Mentioned by Voiceonline.com Unprovoked attack on 89-year-old Sikh man in Calgary is hate-related, says MP Deepak Obhrai ON March 16, at approximately 1:15 p.m., 89-year-old Harjit Singh Rai was attacked in the parking lot at 5401 Temple Dr NE in Calgary in an unprovoked assault, Calgary MP Deepak Obhrai told the media on Friday. “Mr. Harjit Singh Rai was pushed ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Alleged assault of 89-year-old Sikh was hate crime, says Calgary MP MP Deepak Obhrai condemned the act of violence in a press conference on Friday. "This shows that intolerance and hate crime is still present in our city. It is important that when these incidences happen we highlight and expose it," Obhrai said. "All ...

Mentioned by Voiceonline.com Unprovoked attack on 89-year-old Sikh man in Calgary is hate-related, says MP Deepak Obhrai ON March 16, at approximately 1:15 p.m., 89-year-old Harjit Singh Rai was attacked in the parking lot at 5401 Temple Dr NE in Calgary in an unprovoked assault, Calgary MP Deepak Obhrai told the media on Friday. “Mr. Harjit Singh Rai was pushed ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Police investigate after Calgary MP suggests elderly assault victim targeted 'because he was Sikh' A Calgary MP is speaking out after he says an elderly man in his constituency was injured in an “unprovoked attack.” He said he believes the man was targeted because he is Sikh. Deepak Obhrai, Conservative MP for Calgary Forest Lawn, said in a Friday ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Hill Times Obhrai complains to police, House security over anonymous email to constituents calling him 'laziest,' 'most ... Conservative MP Deepak Obhrai, right, pictured with Conservative MP Gord Brown, is facing a nomination challenge from former Alberta MLA Moe Amery. The Hill Times file photograph. From: To: Message: https://www.hilltimes.com/2018/03/19/conservative ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Canada-India Relations Mr. Speaker, let me take a moment today to tell the House why India matters. India is a vibrant democracy, projected to be the fifth largest ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with my great colleague from Milton. The last Liberal member of Parliament said that he loves this program, ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to materials prepared for Associate Deputy Ministers and Assistant Deputy Ministers from September 19, 2016 to present: for every briefing document prepared, what is ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Madam Speaker, being a consultant in this country is indeed a lucrative business. Do members know why? It is because there is a very weak regime ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, let me start by saying that I have been in this Parliament for 20 years. During that period of time, members of Parliament were ...

Spoke in the House on Zimbabwe Mr. Speaker, for Zimbabwe and Africa, the resignation of Robert Mugabe is excellent news. Having been born in Africa, I witnessed the winds of change blowing. ...

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 ...