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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 R Cndns safe from Terrorism; plus another story with a Controversial country.#cpc #DeepakAge.com #cdnpoli https://t.co/yUJ4HBzgHa

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Deepak Obhrai answers the ? is Cnd Safe from Terrorism. Watch Video. #cdnpoli #cpcldr https://t.co/7T7E4bE10I

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Pour tous qui veulent mieux comprendre Deepak apres mardi soir: https://t.co/NcUEjDQbhD #cpcldr #debatchefferie #cdnpoli

Mentioned by The Province Deepak Obhrai just started saying 'bonsoir' over and over: A review of the Tory leadership candidates' French skills Deepak Obhrai. This was a performance for the ages. To one question the Calgary MP responded “Moi. Pronunciation. Horrible. Horrible … I will get it. Merci.” He answered another by listing all the other (non-French) languages he can speak before ...

This week

Mentioned by Vancouver Sun Deepak Obhrai just started saying 'bonsoir' over and over: A review of the Tory leadership candidates' French skills Deepak Obhrai. This was a performance for the ages. To one question the Calgary MP responded “Moi. Pronunciation. Horrible. Horrible … I will get it. Merci.” He answered another by listing all the other (non-French) languages he can speak before ...

Posted on Twitter It is very important that we discuss with our first nations. They are part of our Canadian family #cpcldr #cdnpoli #deepakage

Posted on Twitter C'est très important que nous discutons avec les premieres nations. Ils font part de notre famille canadienne #cpcldr #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Check the Hansard, in 2014 I stood up in the House of Commons and stated that a Canadian is a Canadian is a Canadian #C24 #hw #cdnpoli

A week ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Conservative leadership candidate retells Vladimir Putin's 'hilarious' joke about murdering your enemies Have you heard the one about the Russian hunter who intimidates a fisherman by murdering people who stand in his way? Deepak Obhrai has. And he gets it. The Calgary MP and Conservative Party leadership candidate has been promoting a Facebook ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Straight.com Conservative leadership candidate Deepak Obhrai calls on fellow Conservative Kellie Leitch to halt xenophobic attacks Calgary Forest Lawn MP and party leadership candidate Deepak Obhrai has called on another leadership candidate, Kelly Leitch, to stop making "xenophobic attacks on immigrants". "All successive Canadian governments have encouraged immigrants to ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Obhrai: Leitch channels Trump by making immigrants pay for values test 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 Friday May 30, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Chartrand ...

A month ago

Didn't vote on Vote #183 on Bill C-301 Amend the Income Tax Act and to make a related amendment to another Act (registered ...

Didn't vote on Vote #182 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should recognize the contributions that German-Canadians have made to ...

Didn't vote on Vote #181 on Bill C-306 Establish a Crimean Tatar Deportation (“Sürgünlik”) Memorial Day and to recognize the mass deportation of ...

Didn't vote on Vote #180 on Bill C-235 Amend the Criminal Code and the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (fetal alcohol disorder)

Didn't vote on Vote #179 on Bill C-30 Implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Sun KRAYDEN: In the shadow of Donald Trump, who will lead Canada's Tories? Tory debate leadership hopefuls Deepak Obhrai is flanked by Chris Alexander, left, and Maxime Bernier at the Conservative leadership candidates' bilingual debate in Moncton, N.B. on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. Conservatives vote for a new party leader on ...

Two months ago

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 ...

Three months 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 ...

More than three 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 ...

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. ...

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 ...