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  • His favourite word is trade.

Conservative MP for Sherwood Park—Fort Saskatchewan (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 64% of the vote.

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, Canadians want to help victims of ethnic cleansing and genocide. By finally agreeing to bring Yazidi refugees to Canada, the government has accepted in ...

Posted on Twitter .@andrewscheer says that addressing poverty in indigenous communities must include economic development. #cdnpoli #cpcldr

Posted on Twitter .@andrewscheer speaking during Manning Centre debate re importance of pipelines. Protesters attack Cdn oil, not foreign oil #cdnpoli #cpcldr

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Ottawa River Watershed More seriously, I want to go through a few of the issues on this motion. This motion asks the House of Commons to direct a particular ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Investment Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. In keeping with protocol to recognize the presence in the gallery of two of Alberta's fiercest carbon ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Central Okanagan—Similkameen—Nicola, who represents perhaps the second most beautiful riding in the country. I ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, income splitting is a basic tax fairness measure because it ensures that families making the same income pay the same rate of tax and ...

Posted on Twitter Thought provoking peice by @benshapiro - https://t.co/K7wN9gWAbq #cdnpoli #uspoli #cpc

This week

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Madam Speaker, I do not know if it has been mentioned in the House yet, but I think we are all very excited about the announcement ...

Voted Yes on Vote #202 on Bill C-18 Amend the Rouge National Urban Park Act, the Parks Canada Agency Act and the Canada ...

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Madam Speaker, certainly, we recognize the continuation of important work that was begun under the previous government. Former prime minister Stephen Harper, of course, negotiated the ...

Posted on Twitter Great to see my friend @Effie_ONB launching her campaign tonight for #pcpo, team @brownbarrie. @PeterMacKay endorses her at launch. #onpoli

Voted Yes on Vote #201 That the House: ( a) recognize that Canadian society is not immune to the climate of hate and ...

Posted on Twitter @RoundTableLaw That is not what I said at all. I said term is ambiguous. It could mean discrimination (bad) or criticism of doctrine (fine).

A week ago

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Liberals hint at more defence spending in upcoming budget as US demands more WATCH: Liberal MP John McKay and Conservative Garnett Genuis join Vassy Kapelos to discuss why Canada is not spending 2% GDP on defence spending in a world with increasing global security challenges.

Posted on Twitter @RoundTableLaw In the speech I just linked to, I talk about how criticism of doctrine is fine, discrimination against individuals is not.

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in South Sudan Just to clarify, I wasn't so much talking about inter-religious dynamics, but more about whether the model that was used for facilitating inter-religious dialogue might be ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Calgary Nose Hill. Article 18 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights says, Everyone ...

Voted Yes on Vote #200 on Bill S-211 Respecting National Sickle Cell Awareness Day

Voted No on Vote #199 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Voted No on Vote #198 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by The Catholic Register MP: CBC column on mass shooters 'scandalous slander' against Christians OTTAWA – Conservative MP Garnett Genuis has written to the CBC Ombudsman to register a complaint regarding a column and tweets that blame mass murders in Canada on white Christian men.

Mentioned by Canoe MP files complaint with CBC over article on Canada's mass shooters Garnett Genuis, the Conservative MP for Sherwood Park – Fort Saskatchewan, submitted a letter to CBC ombudsman Esther Enkin to raise concerns about an opinion piece by journalist Neil Macdonald headlined “Simple truth is Canada's mass shooters are ...

Mentioned by Toronto Sun MP files complaint with CBC over article on Canada's mass shooters Garnett Genuis, the Conservative MP for Sherwood Park – Fort Saskatchewan, submitted a letter to CBC ombudsman Esther Enkin to raise concerns about an opinion piece by journalist Neil Macdonald headlined “Simple truth is Canada's mass shooters are ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Conservative MP wants column blaming 'white Christians' for shootings deleted Conservative MP Garnett Genuis wants the CBC to delete a January 30 column by Neil Macdonald that argued white, Christian men have been responsible for the majority of Canada's mass killings. In a letter sent to CBC Ombudsman Esther Enkin on ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) The Aga Khan and Canada: a decades-long, multi-partisan friendship 'It is unfortunate that many Canadians who are not familiar with the Aga Khan may hear his name for the first time in the context of this scandal with the prime minister,' says Tory MP Garnett Genuis. Former prime minister Stephen Harper and the Aga ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 Thank you very much. It's a pleasure to welcome witnesses from the best riding in the country. Mr. Gerretsen misidentified it, but we do have witnesses ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Violence Against Young Women and Girls In Canada Thank you again. Further to Ms. Adamson and Ms. Priest, you spoke about having a stand-alone policy on sexual assault for university campuses. One of the ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-238 To give some clarity to this discussion, because we're talking about some specific points, I'd like to move a subamendment then, so we can discuss the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Yezidis, Christians and Other Religious and Ethnic Minorities in Syria and Iraq I'm going to talk really fast, because I have a lot to say. I wanted to start on the specific issue of the jizya. This might ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Violence Against Young Women and Girls In Canada I appreciate your comments. It's interesting. I want to then probe a bit this connection between media and colonization. We know that these different kinds of ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Violence Against Young Women and Girls In Canada Thank you to all of the witnesses for being here and for your compelling testimony. I have a few different places I want to go, starting ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Violence Against Young Women and Girls In Canada Thank you. I want to move to a different area. Mr. MacKay, in preparing for this I read an opinion piece you wrote for the CBC ...