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  • His favourite word is aboriginal.

Conservative MP for Chilliwack—Hope (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 42% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter .@JohnBrassardCPC - he went through him like he was a cardboard cut out! Just like you crushing the Liberals in Que… https://t.co/0Qi3cfUrEO

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Standing Orders of the House of Commons Mr. Speaker, when we were in government, the Conservatives worked hard to make life better for Canadians. Now that they are in government, the Liberals are ...

Posted on Twitter If it were up to the Liberals, the House of Commons would not sit on Fridays, reducing their ability to be held acc… https://t.co/Kx5jEDhN1E

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, what we have seen today is once again a government that is unaware of why the House has gone into this sort of thing, ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, I will tell you what the Conservative government was focused on. That was on balancing the budget. For Canada's beleaguered energy workers, yesterday's budget ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, I also witnessed this incident. We have seen it happen in the House before where members have crossed the aisle and it has caused ...

Voted No 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 Here's our puppy, Trigger, making an appearance for #NationalPuppyDay. https://t.co/BaJd209zvU

Posted on Twitter For Canada’s beleaguered energy workers, yesterday’s budget was a kick in the teeth. https://t.co/Vxq2CtMAhe

Posted on Twitter Attended the @TheInsideCoop event in Ottawa last night. Always a pleasure to meet with great Canadian producers in… https://t.co/BPi8loyJA5

Posted on Twitter #Budget2017 is a litany of broken promises, tax hikes, and out-of-control spending. #cdnpoli https://t.co/6Gmzx1fTI3

This week

Spoke in the House on Government Accountability Mr. Speaker, the Liberals say they want to make Parliament more predictable. The only thing predictable around here is that the Liberals will do whatever it ...

Spoke in the House on Rules of the House Mr. Speaker, as members of Parliament, we are just temporary occupants of these seats in the House of Commons. They do not belong to us. They ...

Spoke in the House on Democratic Reform Mr. Speaker, the Liberals are scheming to dramatically change the rules of the House to serve their own partisan interests. They want to shut the place ...

A week ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Battle over House rule changes could put Liberal backbenchers back in the spotlight Not surprisingly, Conservative MP Mark Strahl – who spent nearly a decade on the same government benches now occupied by Chagger and her fellow Liberals, and now serves as his party's natural resources critic – has a very different perspective.

Mentioned by Chilliwack Progress Chilliwack-Hope MP calls on Ottawa to rollback tougher mortgage rules Have new federal mortgage rules helped to cool a red-hot housing market in the Lower Mainland or have they simply stymied the dreams of first-time home buyers? Chilliwack-Hope MP Mark Strahl says he's heard from local homebuyers and mortgage ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Battle over House rule changes could put Liberal backbenchers back in the spotlight Not surprisingly, Conservative MP Mark Strahl – who spent nearly a decade on the same government benches now occupied by Chagger and her fellow Liberals, and now serves as his party's natural resources critic – has a very different perspective.

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Chilliwack Progress MP Strahl supporting Chiliwack-Hope artists in his Ottawa office To promote artists in Chilliwack and Hope, Member of Parliament (MP) Mark Strahl is showcasing local art and photographs in his Parliamentary office. Strahl is encouraging local artists from across the ... He has two photographs featured in the Art ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Investment Mr. Speaker, British Columbians are now learning that the Liberal government has approved the sell-off of an important part of our health care system to China. ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Clean Technology in Canada's Natural Resource Sectors Thank you. I would argue, in response to some previous questioning, that a prolonged and very purposeful campaign against Canadian oil is a large part of ...

Mentioned by Chilliwack Progress Chilliwack-Hope MP supports Andrew Scheer as next party leader ... Chilliwack-Hope constituents might wonder who their own Member of Parliament (MP) backs. Lesser known than the brash O'Leary or the controversial Leitch, 37-year-old Andrew Scheer may not be a household name, yet, but he is Mark Strahl's choice.

Mentioned by Maple Ridge News Tory takes Liberal MP to task for novelty cheque MacLean's magazine recently criticized Liberal MP Dan Ruimy (Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge) for posing with an oversized cheque for $100,000 in federal funds to help renovate the Harris Road spray park. Chilliwack Conservative MP Mark Strahl also took ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on The Future of Canada’s Oil and Gas, Mining and Nuclear Sectors in ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I thank the witnesses for coming to talk to us today. Mr. Stensil, I spent some time in the north, although not ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Subject Matter of Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Vote 1b under Canadian Nuclear ... Okay, and I want to pick up on that again. When our government made decisions on energy projects, be they mining projects or pipelines—in question period ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on The Future of Canada’s Oil and Gas, Mining and Nuclear Sectors in ... Thank you Mr. Chair. Ms. Gelfand, thank you for your presentation. It was very interesting. Unfortunately, I will have to continue in English. In your news ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on The Future of Canada’s Oil and Gas, Mining and Nuclear Sectors in ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to our witnesses. Mr. Harvel, you mentioned the social licence. Coming from British Columbia, I think it's more a lack ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on The Future of Canada’s Oil and Gas, Mining and Nuclear Sectors in ... Thank you, all, for coming today to talk to us about nuclear energy. We've just started this segment of our energy examination. I think we have ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on The Future of Canada’s Oil and Gas, Mining and Nuclear Sectors in ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. My question is for the department. Since last summer, there have been allegations—from what Mr. Barlow talked about and what we've heard—of ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on The Future of Canada’s Oil and Gas, Mining and Nuclear Sectors in ... Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you to all of the witnesses for your presentations. I want to continue with the PDAC folks on the aboriginal ...