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  • His favourite word is families.

Liberal MP for Calgary Centre (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 47% of the vote.

Yesterday

Didn't vote on Vote #897 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Posted on Twitter As of midnight tonight (local time,) cannabis will be legal in Canada. Learn more about cannabis sales where you… https://t.co/qE9NzyjTBU

Posted on Twitter Youth can change politics - right here in #YYC. Let me give you one example. You may not know this, but there was… https://t.co/UvMNvj16CA

Posted on Twitter Get the Tooth about water fluoridation on October 27th at @KnoxUnited! #Fluoridation #YYC #YYCCC #Ableg #Abpoli… https://t.co/qblg6Q0HWv

Posted on Twitter For my nomination, my team had to go to at bare minimum 3,500 doors. Instead, we did 30,229. #GoKnockDoors… https://t.co/RWjSATyuKK

Posted on Twitter @a_c_howe Adam! If the world did the bare minimum of standards, some emissions would drop by ~20%. Canadians have… https://t.co/IiEjAfzdxc

Posted on Twitter @49ersBottleGang @CBC I asked the internet for their thoughts. It responded. https://t.co/3cdxzjBRBI

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Global Warming Mr. Speaker, I represent the good people of Calgary Centre and I was elected by those good people to do a couple of things: to follow ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Calgary Herald Breakenridge: Olympic plebiscite odds stacked in Yes side's favour 13, says Liberal MP Kent Hehr. The provincial commitment should be known before the vote, but we don't know when exactly. We already knew that the city's four-year budget, with its expected tax hikes and service cuts, will be made publicly available ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Innovative initiative will connect Calgary's tech talent to well-paying jobs Today, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, and Kent Hehr, Member of Parliament for Calgary Centre, on behalf of the Honoruable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development ...

Two weeks ago

Didn't vote on Vote #896 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #895 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #894 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #893 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, without a place to live, it is difficult, if not impossible, to build a life. That is why affordable housing advocates are so excited ...

Spoke in the House on Forestry Industry Mr. Speaker, Canada's forests are important in a number of ways. They help mitigate the impacts of climate change and support innovation, economic growth and biodiversity, ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I congratulate the member on her award from Vue magazine and her passion for homelessness and affordable housing. In my city, we have had ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Accessible Canada Act Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Saint-Laurent. It is an honour and a privilege to rise in this House to ...

Spoke in the House on Firearms Act Mr. Speaker, my riding of Calgary Centre has seen an increase in gun violence and overall in the city over the course of the last three ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Markets Insider Federal funds for Sikh Society of Calgary help improve security from hate-motivated crimes CALGARY, Sept. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Canadians have the right to be free to practice their faith and culture without fear. Today, Kent Hehr, Member of Parliament for Calgary Centre, on behalf of the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) CNW | Federal funds for Sikh Society of Calgary help improve ... CALGARY, Sept. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Canadians have the right to be free to practice their faith and culture without fear. Today, Kent Hehr, Member of Parliament for ...

Mentioned by Benzinga Media Advisory - Member of Parliament Hehr to make a funding announcement 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to join Kent Hehr, Member of Parliament for Calgary Centre (Alberta), on behalf of the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, as he makes a crime prevention ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star Wonder what it's like to ride in a self-driving vehicle? Meet ELA, Calgary's free autonomous shuttle service Kent Hehr, Liberal MP for Calgary Centre, boards Electronic Autonomous, known as ELA. It's a self-driving shuttle ferrying passengers between TELUS Spark and the Calgary Zoo for most of September as part of a pilot project. (Brennan Doherty / StarMetro).

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I have had the pleasure of listening to the debate, and I am buoyed by the robust spirit of everyone who has been participating. ...

Spoke in the House on Visitability Mr. Speaker, I would like to applaud the member for Tobique—Mactaquac for his visionary motion. I believe it is the first time visitability has been discussed ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-42 An Act to amend the Canadian Forces Members and Veterans Re-establishment and Compensation Act, the Pension Act and the Department of Veterans Affairs Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Veterans Affairs, and Vote ... Thank you very much. Good afternoon, Chair Ellis and members of the Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs. I am pleased to present the 2016-17 supplementary estimates ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Subject Matter of Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Votes 1b and 5b under ... Good afternoon, Chair and members of the committee. I'm pleased to return to the Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs to discuss the 2016-17 supplementary estimates (B) ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Briefing on Ministerial Mandate and Main Estimates 2016-17: Votes 1 and 5 ... Thank you for that welcome, and congratulations to my parliamentary colleagues on being appointed to this committee. The work we will do together here is very ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-12 An Act to amend the Canadian Forces Members and Veterans Re-establishment and Compensation Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts