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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 Here is my statement on the horrific terror attack in #Manchester yesterday. https://t.co/WAfea0AgYH

Posted on Twitter Not true! If that was the case then I would not have been elected 7 times, #calgary #ForestLawn is made up of peopl… https://t.co/tgONSNbn80

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Cowardly attacks will not deter us to root out terrorism. My thoughts & prayers are with the families of the victims of #Manchester tonight.

Posted on Twitter @CBCPolitics ignored and called a long shot, disadvantaging me! Imagine if I had this headline! #CBC wants CPC 2 be seen as not inclusive!

Posted on Twitter A happy and safe Victoria Day to all Canadians as we celebrate our Sovereigns birthday with friends and family! #yyc #cdnpoli #CPCLdr

Posted on Twitter We did not take money from any special interest groups and We raised what we needed. But how is this relevant for f… https://t.co/YAGf9RlXmT

A week ago

Didn't vote on Vote #285 Private Members' Business M-64 (Italian Heritage Month)

Didn't vote on Vote #284 on Bill C-322 Amend the Railway Safety Act (road crossings)

Didn't vote on Vote #283 on Bill C-291 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (genetically modified food)

Didn't vote on Vote #282 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Didn't vote on Vote #281 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Deepak Obhrai Gets A Great Laugh From O'Leary's Support OTTAWA — Calgary Conservative leadership hopeful Deepak Obhrai laughed and laughed when he heard Kevin O'Leary tell his supporters they should put him down as number two on their preferential ballot. “I'm still in a daze and in a shock,” he told ...

Mentioned by Calgary Sun Deepak Obhrai wins backhanded endorsement from Kevin O'Leary Deepak Obhrai has won a high-profile endorsement — sort of — in the federal Conservative leadership race. Kevin O'Leary pulled out of the Tory contest last week to back Quebec MP Maxime Bernier. But in a video posted online Tuesday, the bombastic ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Voiceonline.com We must have justice for victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, but it is not genocide: MP Deepak Obhrai MP Deepak Obhrai on Monday expressed deep concern about a motion passed last week in the Ontario Legislature calling the 1984 Sikh riots in India a genocide.In a statement Obhrai said: “Motion M-46 is a divisive motion that will only bring disharmony ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Voiceonline.com “Canadian values” test questions would cement Kellie Leitch-led Conservatives as anti-immigrant: Deepak Obhrai CONSERVATIVE Party leadership contender MP Deepak Obhrai on Monday warned his party that with the release of MP Kellie Leitch's “Canadian values” test questions for immigrants and visitors, the party will be seen as an anti-immigrant party. Obhrai said ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Leitch Is Creating Environment That Could Get Immigrants Killed: Deepak Obhrai On the same day that Kellie Leitch released the kind of questions she wants to ask newcomers, MP Deepak Obhrai says his Conservative leadership rival is creating an American-style environment that could get immigrants killed. Obhrai, a Calgary MP since ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I just want to warn you that I am going to be speaking in my second language. If you seek it, I think you ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Deepak Obhrai Challenges Kevin O'Leary To 1-On-1 Debate Conservative leadership candidate Deepak Obhrai has challenged fellow contender Kevin O'Leary to a duel one-on-one debate on Canadian democracy. Obhrai issued a press release Thursday accusing the businessman of being "confused" by the nuances ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I seek unanimous consent to see the clock as 5:30 p.m.

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply When I participated in the debate in Quebec City, I tried very hard to speak French. A lot of people had a lot of comments on ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...