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Conservative MP for Sherwood Park—Fort Saskatchewan (Alberta)

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

This week

Posted on Twitter .@MaximeBernier Thanks for the answer. But isn't that policy effectively "give a man a fish, but never teach him to fish?" #cpcldr #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter .@MaximeBernier Got email re Development Assistance. Curious if u would continue Harper's Maternal&Child Health Initiative? #cpcldr #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter When you boldly use the French menu, order something completely different than you thought, &it's still delicious. #cdnpoli #gagnerenquébec

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Here is @andrewscheer explaining how he will stand up for Canada's economy on the world stage. #cdnpoli #cpcldr #cpc https://t.co/Wvys4gHUUC

Posted on Twitter Far be it for me to critique someone else's French...but...What is a "politique physical"? Possiblement c'est un phrase nouveau pour moi?

Posted on Twitter I'm in Quebec at #cpc leadership debate. @andrewscheer makes final preparations with the help of our strong Quebec… https://t.co/47Zyp0Q0eg

Mentioned by Sherwood Park News My work from my perspective A National Post year-in-review piece, for example, said “Garnett Genuis is among the most loquacious of any MP and, some of his peers think, one of the smartest. 'The guy ... Garnett Genuis is the member of Parliament for Sherwood Park-Fort Saskatchewan.

A month ago

Mentioned by Sherwood Park News Genius lapsed in judgement Re: “You can speak ill of the dead,” Dec. 2, Opinion — MP Garnett Genuis, The News: Garnett is right that “it is not the normal thing in politics to speak ill of the dead.” That he gives himself unwarranted permission to do so, does not make it any ...

Mentioned by Sherwood Park News Genuis column ignores the facts Re: “You can speak ill of the dead,” Dec. 2, Opinion — MP Garnett Genuis, The News: I was reminded of the Gospel of Matthew while reading MP Garnett Genuis' column regarding the human rights legacy of the recently-deceased revolutionary, Fidel Castro.

Spoke in the House on Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act Madam Speaker, it is a pleasure for me to rise to join this exciting and important debate about ratifying the Canada-Ukraine free trade deal. This is ...

Spoke in the House on The Aga Khan Mr. Speaker, today marks the 80th birthday of His Highness the Aga Khan, the spiritual leader of 15 million Ismaili Muslims. In leading his community, the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #183 on Bill C-301 Amend the Income Tax Act and to make a related amendment to another Act (registered ...

Voted Yes on Vote #182 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should recognize the contributions that German-Canadians have made to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #181 on Bill C-306 Establish a Crimean Tatar Deportation (“Sürgünlik”) Memorial Day and to recognize the mass deportation of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #180 on Bill C-235 Amend the Criminal Code and the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (fetal alcohol disorder)

Voted Yes on Vote #179 on Bill C-30 Implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its ...

Mentioned by Sherwood Park News Letters: Genuis column an embarrassment Re: “You can speak ill of the dead,” Dec. 2, Opinion MP Garnett Genuis, The News: Can we get a politician who will actually stand up for our rights and not vomit political, party-aligned garbage at every single opportunity? Seriously, reading MP Genuis ...

Spoke in the House on Request for Emergency Debate Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 52(2), I am asking for an emergency debate on the Alberta jobs crisis. I know that you have received requests ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have to confess that I am a little late with this petition. These petitioners are asking the House to pass Motion No. 47, ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Sherwood Park News Genius column is one-sided Re: “You can speak ill of the dead,” Dec. 2, Opinion MP Garnett Genuis, The News: I am writing in response to the one-sided, biased column by Garnett Genuis on Fidel Castro's death. Mr. Genuis says that Fidel Castro was basically a tyrant, who put in ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to participate in the concurrence debate on the report of the Special Committee on Electoral Reform. Canadians want us to do ...

Spoke in the House on Instruction to the Standing Committee on Health Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the opportunity to rise today and contribute to this critical debate. Before being elected, I had the honour of serving on the ...

Spoke in the House on Tax Convention and Arrangement Implementation Act, 2016 Mr. Speaker, it will make it that much easier for the government members who want to hear my speech to come now and then stay for ...

Mentioned by National Right to Life News Liberal majority in Canadian Parliament defeats proposed unborn victims of crime law Conservative MP Garnett Genuis (Sherwood Park) explained the bill would only add the offence when a charge had already been laid for an assault on the mother and that it had nothing to do with criminalizing abortion. “Because this only applies in the ...

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Mr. Speaker, I would like to raise a point of order about a breach in the rules of the House. We recognize, Mr. Speaker, that you ...

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 ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Violence Against Young Women and Girls In Canada Thank you very much. I really appreciated hearing both of your testimonies. Ms. Moore, I'll start with a comment, and I'm curious about your response to ...