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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

Posted on Twitter Canada can and must do better when it comes to reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples – we're working together for… https://t.co/R34eJKmwAO

Posted on Twitter @Donnella_P @JustinTrudeau I'll be posting it on my Facebook, Donnella. Keep tuned there.

Posted on Twitter @MPCelina Happy to, Celina!

Posted on Twitter Body-shaming is wrong, full stop. What makes us different is what makes us unique: and beautiful. cc: @MPCelina https://t.co/qztJjwnGe0

Posted on Twitter As of today – 98% of Canadian goods will be able to enter the EU without tariffs. #yyc #CETA #cdnpoli #CanExport https://t.co/50WxboKJoM

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Tonight I joined @GGDavidJohnston in celebrating our @IGTeamCanada in preparation of @InvictusToronto games this we… https://t.co/QXKlOATiYT

This week

Mentioned by PerishableNews (press release) (registration) Government Of Canada Investing To Grow Alberta Agriculture Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities and Member of Parliament for Calgary Centre, Kent Hehr, on behalf of the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, was in Calgary today to announce our Government is investing $4.4 million ...

Mentioned by 660 News City of Calgary signs charter that promotes child's play The city has made a commitment to support a child's right to play by signing the Calgary Play Charter. Mayor Naheed Nenshi and Calgary Centre MP Kent Hehr were part of the announcement Friday afternoon at the Calgary Power Reception Hall in the ...

A week ago

Mentioned by IT Business Net (press release) Government of Canada Investing to Grow Alberta Agriculture Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities and Member of Parliament for Calgary Centre, Kent Hehr, on behalf of the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, was in Calgary today to announce our Government is investing $4.4 million ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Government of Canada Investing to Grow Alberta Agriculture Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities and Member of Parliament for Calgary Centre, Kent Hehr, on behalf of the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, was in Calgary today to announce our Government is investing $4.4 million ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Flames put Calgary on map but Ottawa staying out of arena fight: sport minister Canada's minister of sport has fond memories of when the Calgary Flames relocated to the city from Atlanta in 1980. "I remember doing a project on the Calgary Flames coming to Calgary when I was at Jerry Potts Elementary School," Kent Hehr, who grew up ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Atlantic boost on front bench noteworthy in shuffle aimed at getting action, say strategists 28 cabinet shuffle, from the left: Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett, Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott, Sports and Persons with Disabilities Minister Kent Hehr, Public Services and Procurement Minister Carla Qualtrough ...

Three months ago

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, the health and wellness of veterans and their families is at the core of what we do. I am proud of the fact that ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, our government takes seriously the issues men and women face from their military service. In fact, our doors are open for any member of ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, Veterans Affairs works hard each and every day to provide veterans and their families with the care and support they need when and where ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my hon. colleague from Surrey Centre for his passion and advocacy for veterans and their families. Next week is ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, with regard to (a), six Veterans Affairs Canada staff oversee and administer the critical injury benefit program. Three full-time equivalent, FTE, employees oversee disability ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, as the member is well aware, we are committed to a pension-for-life option for our veterans. We made that announcement this year, and those ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, budget 2017 focuses on the overall well-being of veterans and their families by investing in mental health supports, educational opportunities, and career transition services. ...

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 in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for his commitment to veterans across Canada. We are committed to finding veterans more work in both the public sector ...

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