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Conservative MP for Yellowhead (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 72% of the vote.

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

This week

Spoke in the House on Mount Everest Climb Mr. Speaker, I want to talk about a very determined young lady from Edson, Alberta, Ciera Knight, a 24-year-old. On November 11, 2011, two weeks before ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to expenditures related to the preparation and presentation of Budget 2018: what are the details of all expenditures, including (i) date, (ii) vendor, (iii) ...

Voted No on Vote #647 on Bill C-68 Amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence

A week ago

Mentioned by rdnewsnow.com Former Drayton Valley Mayor Glenn McLean seeking MP nomination Former Drayton Valley Mayor Glenn McLean is taking another run at politics, announcing he is seeking the nomination to be the Conservative candidate for the Yellowhead riding in the next federal election. Current MP for Yellowhead Jim Eglinski ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by rdnewsnow.com Federal Government accessibility funding available OTTAWA- Jim Eglinski, Member of Parliament for Yellowhead, is reminding residents that the federal government has opened a call for concepts (CFC) for mid-sized projects under the Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF) through Employment and Social ...

Mentioned by rdnewsnow.com Weekly update from Yellowhead MP Jim Eglinski Weekly update from Yellowhead MP Jim Eglinski. By rdnewsNOW staff. April 2, 2018 - 6:26am. Yellowhead MP Jim Eglinski shares his latest update... This week was cut short due to the Easter holiday. Debate was largely focused on the new firearms ...

Three weeks ago

Voted Yes on Vote #646 on Bill S-232 Respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Voted No on Vote #645 on Bill C-344 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)

A month ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The State of Canadian Museums Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to the witnesses who are here today. I just want to read our motion: That the Committee undertake a study ...

Spoke in the House on Federal Framework on Distracted Driving Act Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to rise today on Bill C-373. It is a great bill. It brings a lot of information, but as the ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by National Post John Ivison: It is possible the Atwal affair was both a cock up and conspiracy at the same time The sight of Conservative backbencher, Jim Eglinski, rising to ask Justin Trudeau the first question in the House of Commons Wednesday was an unusual deviation from the norm. The Alberta MP is not one of the Opposition's great orators. But he is a 40 ...

Mentioned by rdnewsnow.com Jim Eglinski, ex-Mountie MP recalls responding to shooting of Indian minister in 1986 Yellowhead MP Jim Eglinski is recounting his experience as a first responder to the 1986 assassination attempt of an Indian cabinet minister and is expressing frustration as to why a man involved in the attack was invited to Prime Minister Justin ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Alberta MP recalls responding to assassination attempt of Indian diplomat in 1986 Alberta MP Jim Eglinski remembers the day he responded to Jaspal Atwal's assassination attempt of an Indian diplomat in B.C. more than 30 years ago. "There were only two (RCMP) members at that detachment and we both responded immediately," said the ...

Spoke in the House on Prime Minister's Trip to India Mr. Speaker, in 1986, I was one of the first officers on the scene of the shooting of Indian minister Sidhu. I helped him and his ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The State of Canadian Museums Thank you very much. On Friday, I was visiting the University of Alberta and had some spare time in the afternoon, so I went to the ...

Spoke in the House on Historic Sites and Monuments Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House to speak in support of Bill C-374, which seeks to update and amend the Historic Sites ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Cultural Hubs and Cultural Districts in Canada Thank you. I'd like to thank both presenters today. I have a question. I'm going to slide off the topic for a moment, then I'm going ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, we have heard from two ministers and the secretary of state to the minister about the Trans Mountain expansion being good for Canada and ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Broadband Connectivity in Rural Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair, for giving us the extra time. Mr. Meldrum, I'm in central Alberta. I go west of Edmonton to the B.C. border, and ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Broadband Connectivity in Rural Canada I'll start with Mr. Mitchell. You may be aware that the Canadian government currently maps services to homes through a hexagon model. We usually pick one ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Mr. Speaker, it was the cash-for-access events that resulted in the Ethics Commissioner and the Lobbying Commissioner's launch of an investigation into the Liberals. Is the ...

Spoke in the House on National Impaired Driving Prevention Week Mr. Speaker, I would like to compliment my colleague across the aisle for a very heart-wrenching speech, one that came from his heart and involved a ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Broadband Connectivity in Rural Canada Thank you. I'd like to thank both gentlemen for coming out today and speaking to us. Mr. Grisdale, first of all I want to say thank ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-59 Thank you. On November 20, I spoke in the House on Bill C-59, and I talked about part 5, which amends the Security of Canada Information ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Statutory Review of An Act to Promote the Efficiency and Adaptability of ... That's fair. In reading your mandate letter, after you were appointed chief science adviser, I see that part of your responsibility is “to ensure that government ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-206 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (abuse of vulnerable persons)