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  • His favourite word is troops.

Conservative MP for Selkirk—Interlake—Eastman (Manitoba)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 52% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter @trent_brownlee it was great meeting you. Hope you had a great time @forum4YC and #ParliamentofCanada. Safe travels home!

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, the Liberal budget was nothing but bad news for the Canadian Armed Forces. The Liberals have cut another $8.5 billion, which means they have ...

Didn't vote on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Voted Yes on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Voted Yes on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Posted on Twitter #Budget2017 #cdnpoli https://t.co/1NpptalRd8

Posted on Twitter @trent_brownlee which Marriott? I have committee from 3:30-5:30 and then goint to airport. But if committee ends early, I will try stop by.

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, the Minister of National Defence has been playing fast and loose with the truth. First, there was the Liberals' fabricated fighter jet capability gap, ...

Posted on Twitter @trent_brownlee when and where?

Posted on Twitter @trent_brownlee I hope you're enjoying Ottawa. I meant to see you this evening but was in meetings till 9 pm. Are you on the Hill tomorrow?

Posted on Twitter This is not what our military needs right now! #Budget2017 #cdnpoli https://t.co/AglusINN5C

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. During question period, I believe the Minister of National Defence misspoke, and I would like to give ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, Canadians get really tired of waiting for the Liberal government to do something about securing our borders. They are also really tired of seeing ...

Spoke in the House on Adjournment Proceedings Mr. Speaker, it is indeed a pleasure to rise to speak on a question I first raised on February 13, which coincidentally was on the very ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, tonight the Liberals have a chance to right a wrong for a group of soldiers who feel like they have been kicked in the ...

This week

Spoke in the House on National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians Act Mr. Speaker, it is a sad day. Here we are again, debating important legislation and the Liberals have moved closure on it, not allowing us to ...

Spoke in the House on Operation UNIFIER Mr. Chair, it is indeed an honour to speak about Operation Unifier. I want to thank the minister for her comments, and I want to thank ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2016-17: Vote 1c under Communications Security Establishment, Votes 1c ... Thank you, Minister and officials, for joining us today. It's always good to see Admiral Lloyd and Deputy Minister Forster and everybody else. I'm hoping that ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Ukrinform. Ukraine and world news Canadian opposition calls on Government to provide Ukraine with lethal weapons - Canadian MP The Canadian opposition has called on the Government to provide Ukraine with lethal weapons for the defense against Russian aggression. This has been stated by shadow Canadian Defense Minister James Bezan, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

Mentioned by AmmoLand Shooting Sports News Canadian Government Offends Serving Military Forces, Strips Their Tax Credits MP James Bezan, Conservative Party Defence Critic, first brought the issue up with Defense Minister Harjit Sajjan in a letter to the Minister dated November 10, 2016. He raised the issue again in person at the December 1, 2016, meeting of the House of ...

A month ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Suicide Mortality in the Canadian Armed Forces I want to switch gears a bit and go back to the mental health side of this. The road to mental readiness program is very well ...

Mentioned by 640 Toronto News US defence chief issues sharp ultimatum telling Canada, NATO allies to up defence spending ... on Wednesday issued a sharp ultimatum to NATO Wednesday, telling allies they must start increasing defence spending by year's end or the Trump administration will “moderate its commitment” to them. Conservative MP James Bezan the National Defence ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada and the Defence of North America Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Jennings, it's great to have you at committee. I think Canada and Australia have had very similar types of histories. We've ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada and the Defence of North America Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank all you gentlemen for joining us today and sharing your expertise. To follow up on Leona's comments and ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada and the Defence of North America To go back to Mr. Irving's comments about the timeline and that shipyards are sitting in limbo and going broke, I'm glad to see that it ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada and the Defence of North America Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank our witnesses for taking time out of their busy schedules to help us with our study. I want ...

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Ont. MP gets by with help from Manitoba friends Provencher MP Ted Falk is in the Scheer camp, as is Manitoba's only Conservative senator, Don Plett. The other three Manitoba Tory MPs — James Bezan, Larry Maguire and Bob Sopuck — who are allowed to endorse anyone are backing O'Toole, as is ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Ukrinform News Canada should provide financial support to Ukraine – MP Canada should provide financial support to Kyiv in order to help Ukraine in its confrontation with Russia. This has been stated by shadow Canadian Defense Minister James Bezan, an Ukrinform correspondent reports. "We should continue to significantly ...

Mentioned by Ukrinform News Canada should provide financial support to Ukraine – MP Canada should provide financial support to Kyiv in order to help Ukraine in its confrontation with Russia. This has been stated by shadow Canadian Defense Minister James Bezan, an Ukrinform correspondent reports. "We should continue to significantly ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada and the Defence of North America Mr. Chair, before you start the clock, I just want to quickly revisit the point that I raised yesterday in the House. I'll be very brief. ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Subject Matter of Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Vote 1b under Communications Security ... I want to move a motion in relation to the supplementary estimates: That the Committee request that the Parliamentary Budget Officer provide the Committee with a ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-267 An Act to provide for the taking of restrictive measures in respect of foreign nationals responsible for gross violations of internationally recognized human rights and to make related amendments to the Special Economic Measures Act and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-266 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (increasing parole ineligibility)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-478 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (increasing parole ineligibility)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-456 An Act to amend the Excise Act, 2001 (spirits)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-386 An Act to amend the Radiation Emitting Devices Act (tanning equipment) and to warn Canadians of the cancer risks of using tanning equipment