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  • His favourite word is discussion.

Conservative MP for Sherwood Park—Fort Saskatchewan (Alberta)

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

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, it is unfortunate that that the answers we are hearing from the minister are not about charting a course to national success, they are ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I had told the member that if he said nice things to Maclean's about me, that I would not ask him any more tough ...

Posted on Twitter @FdAffan @FarhanIqbal1 Great to see you Faheem. Will be raising persecution of Ahmadis during stop in #indonesia. #cdnpoli #Ahmadiyya

Mentioned by Fort Saskatchewan Record MP Genuis projects real risk for US ejecting from NAFTA Local MP Garnett Genuis sees the U.S. president's attempt to pull out of NAFTA as a real possibility. In a Fort Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce round table discussion on Nov. 16, Sherwood Park-Fort Saskatchewan MP Garnett Genuis outlined U.S ...

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Mr. Speaker, the member just said “just because they say it, does not make it true”. He is right about that. The member told us that ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, petitioners in my riding remain concerned about the government's intentions to raise taxes on a variety of different things. In this case, they note ...

Voted Yes on Vote #400 on Bill S-211 Respecting National Sickle Cell Awareness Day

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Mr. Speaker, it is frustrating to hear government members tell us that the current system is not working and therefore that we have to try something ...

Voted No on Vote #399 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted Yes on Vote #398 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted No on Vote #397 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted No on Vote #396 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Posted on Twitter I am hopeful that a portion of the #rohingya briefing with @BobRae48 tomorrow will be in public. A public hearing i… https://t.co/LsLnPMT90C

Mentioned by Sherwood Park News Genuis named Parliamentarian of the Year Sherwood Park-Fort Saskatchewan MP Garnett Genuis has received praise from federal politicians on both sides of the aisle, as Maclean's magazine designated the first-term politician as Parliamentarian of the Year. The title was doled out after being ...

This week

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, during the last election, the Liberals made clear and specific promises to the Tamil community. The Liberals promised to support justice and reconciliation, to ...

Spoke in the House on National Security Act, 2017 Mr. Speaker, I am sorry I have a shortened time today. I know my friend from Winnipeg North in particular was looking forward to hearing the ...

Posted on Twitter @stevenzzhou @BuzzFeed And...you misstate my position as well as CIJA`s position. CIJA`s statements, like mine, are… https://t.co/X86djn7TMG

Posted on Twitter @stevenzzhou @BuzzFeed The section you post is VERY clear that I think the term is ambiguous. That is quite differe… https://t.co/cLE6rXXCGb

Posted on Twitter @stevenzzhou @BuzzFeed Hello? Steven? Can you correct errors in your piece when they are pointed out?

Posted on Twitter @SMmamashack @beynate @Political_BD Definitely said as much during taping, might not've made final cut. Medicinal & rec use r different Q's.

A week ago

Mentioned by Sherwood Park News What's going on in the Middle East Whatever happens, the ripples of these conflicts will be felt for years to come, and will have a significant impact on our own security in Canada. Garnett Genuis is the member of Parliament for Sherwood Park-Fort Saskatchewan. He can be contacted by e ...

Mentioned by Fort Saskatchewan Record Genuis garners Maclean's notoriety Maclean's designated Sherwood Park-Fort Saskatchewan MP Garnett Genuis as the Parliamentarian of the Year. The prize is voted on by fellow MPs, not only in the Conservative caucus but also Liberals and New Democrats. Genuis was surprised, yet ...

Mentioned by BuzzFeed News Zionist Groups In Canada Are Jumping On The “Creeping Sharia” Bandwagon The Conservatives criticized M-103 for privileging one religion over others and for using the term “Islamophobia” which, according to Tory MP Garnett Genuis, is defined not just as bigotry against Muslims, but also as criticisms of Islam. The Centre ...

Mentioned by Sherwood Park News No need to apologize Our Conservative MP in Ottawa, Garnett Genuis, feels Premier Rachel Notley should apologize because she recently said, “Being gay is not wrong. Engaging in safe sex is not wrong. And under no circumstances is sex without consent ever right. And that is ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on The Situation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 25 Years after the ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses. Maybe I'll start off with just a couple of observations. We heard again the observation on the ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, during the last election, the Liberals made a specific commitment to support justice and reconciliation in Sri Lanka following terrible crimes committed at the ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Bill C-47 Thank you, Mr. Chair. To the witnesses, thank you so much for being here and for the hard work you undertake around the world. Obviously, all ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Bill C-47 Maybe I'd observe, then, and welcome your comment on this, but it seems a little bit strange that commercial considerations are invoked to not disclose information ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Surrounding Natural Resource Extraction within Latin America In terms of the issue of access to courts, which is part of the remedy picture, obviously there would be a lot of people who would ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Provision of Assistance to Canadians in Difficulty Abroad Thank you. Is this a 10-minute round? Six minutes, that's okay. I'll probably still run out of time while I'm mid-sentence. Thanks for your answers. When ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on The Situation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 25 Years after the ... Thank you. In a bit of a different vein, earlier there was some discussion about getting help to the most vulnerable around the world. I read ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy Thank you, Mr. Chair. And thank you to our witnesses. I'm pleased to represent Sherwood Park—Fort Saskatchewan, which is a real hub of energy-related manufacturing. Speaking ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-350 An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (trafficking and transplanting human organs and other body parts)

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Chief Electoral Officer’s report entitled "An Electoral Framework for the 21st Century: ... Yes, absolutely. This section speaks very specifically to the importance of legal judgment by peers, by a multitude of people who are involved in decision-making. That's ...