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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.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to my friend @jkenney on winning his fourth campaign this year! Now it’s time to hold Rachel Notley… https://t.co/1fseWrIX8E

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Pleased to see the Liberal government take action on #CPC recommendations, more support for #Ukraine is needed.… https://t.co/W2gGDFITlQ

This week

Didn't vote on Vote #435 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Mentioned by CBC.ca The Current 'Inappropriate, humiliating': Liberal MP accuses Conservative of unwanted sexual remarks. Last week, the Liberal MP accused Conservative MP James Bezan of making "inappropriate, humiliating and unwanted comments" in May that she said caused her great ...

Posted on Twitter Ліберальний уряд має вжити заходів у світлі Звіту по Україні https://t.co/wHW1mwmiaX #UnitedforUkraine #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Wishing everybody a joyous and peaceful first night of Hanukkah! #HappyHanukkah https://t.co/sEcf5VrmqR

Posted on Twitter Our military deserves better than this… #cdnpoli https://t.co/9skweFaoZx

Posted on Twitter While our allies are supplying their militaries with the best equipment available, the Liberals are prepared to was… https://t.co/h7VG2FRim3

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the Income Tax Folio S2-F3-C2, Benefits and Allowances Received from Employment: (a) when did the Office of the Minister of National Revenue become ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to changes to Compensation and Benefits Instructions, Chapter 205, Allowances for Officers and Non-Commissioned Members, that became effective on September 1, 2017: (a) what ...

Didn't vote on Vote #434 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Didn't vote on Vote #433 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

A week ago

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca BLACK: Sexual-misconduct avalanche ushers in overdue societal shift One is that comparatively innocuous events will be lumped in with those that are far more serious. Manitoba MP James Bezan made a dumb effort at a joke (“This isn't my idea of a threesome”) while standing beside Liberal MP Sherry Romanado and another ...

Mentioned by Vancouver Sun Letters: Increase supply to resolve housing crisis Liberal MP Sherry Romanado leaves a committee meeting, in Ottawa on Dec. 4. Romanado rose earlier in the House of Commons and claimed that Conservative MP James Bezan had made comments toward her that were 'humiliating' and 'sexual in nature.' Justin ...

Mentioned by The Rebel Fat shaming Liberal MP hops on “Me Too” bandwagon over “sexual” comment Liberal MP Sherry Romanado, struggled to hold back tears in the House of Commons the other day as she shared the details of a traumatic incident she suffered. Apparently, Conservative MP James Bezan uttered something so toxic, so misogynistic, that it ...

Mentioned by Brinkwire (press release) 'Inappropriate, humiliating': Liberal MP accuses Conservative of unwanted sexual remarks Sherry Romanado made the accusations in the House of Commons on a point of order, just hours after Manitoba Conservative MP James Bezan apologized for making an “inappropriate and insensitive” comment in her presence. Romanado, a Quebec MP and ...

Mentioned by Kaplan Herald An inappropriate joke by an MP is just not actually a #MeToo second: Robyn Urback The comment by Conservative MP James Bezan indeed falls, or should fall, into that less-severe category. While posing for a photo-op back in May with Liberal MP Sherry Romanado and another MP, Bezan said, “This isn't my idea of a threesome,” a quip ...

Voted No on Vote #432 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Voted No on Vote #431 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the government’s discussions with the Australian government, leading up to the submission of the Expression of Interest of September 29, 2017, regarding the ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague from Charlesbourg—Haute-Saint-Charles for bringing this motion forward today. He has been doing amazing work as our shadow minister of public ...

Spoke in the House on Vacancy Mr. Speaker, earlier this year I made an inappropriate and insensitive comment in the presence of the member for Longueuil—Charles-LeMoyne. I have nothing but the greatest ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada’s Involvement in NATO Thank you. I want to thank our witnesses for being here. To follow up on Mr. Gerretsen's comment, Dr. Charron, you're talking about not having NATO ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, of course the public safety minister has taken away the powers from all those police agencies. Two Canadians travel to Iraq. One goes to ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, here it is, another night and again I am rising to address the issue of our fighter jet replacements here in Canada and how ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada’s Involvement in NATO Thank you, Mr. Chair. I was just enjoying the conversation until this last round. I have a completely different idea on sanctions, as a sponsor in ...

Spoke in the House on Nolan Caribou Mr. Speaker, it is with great sadness I rise today to honour the life of Corporal Nolan Caribou. Corporal Caribou was killed yesterday during a training ...

A month ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada’s Involvement in NATO My understanding about the national security and intelligence committee of parliamentarians is that they're reviewing CSIS and CSE as to their operations and functions, not so ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada’s Involvement in NATO I'm doing pretty well. I appreciate everybody being so concise. I applaud all three of you for the work that you do in educating our next ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Meeting With a Delegation From Ukraine Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank your excellencies for being with us today to talk about everything that's going on in Ukraine and how ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Order in Council Appointment of Jody Thomas to the Position of Deputy ... But if you look at the way the U.K. and the Australians wrote theirs.... One thing I'm very happy to see was that in our own ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada and the Ukraine Crisis Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank the witnesses for being here. Colonel Siromakha, in addition to losing so many troops in this conflict I ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada and the Ukraine Crisis Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Madam Vice Prime Minister Klympush-Tsintsadze. It's great seeing you again and having you at our committee. I know you wanted ...

More than three months ago

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