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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.

Today

Posted on Twitter 12 year old #Greendale student Mayah Abelman is an inspiration. Thanks for telling your #story, Mayah! https://t.co/Bou4vD3wGc

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Proud to support @andrewscheer for leader of the #cpc. He's a true conservative, a unifier, fluently bilingual and… https://t.co/5UHoAlskzt

Didn't vote on Vote #113 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should ensure that: ( a) before making decisions on ...

Didn't vote on Vote #112 That the motion be amended by deleting all the words after the words “funding proposals,” and substituting the ...

Didn't vote on Vote #111 on Bill C-234 Amend the Canada Labour Code (replacement workers)

Didn't vote on Vote #110 on Bill C-247 Amend the Criminal Code (passive detection device)

Two days ago

Didn't vote on Vote #109 That the House call on the government to respect the custom of regional representation when making appointments to ...

This week

Posted on Twitter Terry Glavin: Enough of the ‘Canada is back’ hogwash already, Trudeau is cozying up to China and Russia https://t.co/rERdNz233x

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, never let it be said that I cannot create a buzz in the room. I was pleased to be the fisheries critic for the ...

Mentioned by Chilliwack Times Chilliwack-Hope MP Strahl named to Shadow Cabinet on resources Chilliwack-Hope Member of Parliament (MP) Mark Strahl has a new role in the Conservative Party as Official Opposition Critic for Natural Resources. The Fall session of the House of Commons begins this week, and Strahl is in his new post in the Shadow ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, the minister does not seem to understand that 110,000 energy workers have lost their jobs. B.C. is home to a developing LNG sector, where ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the recommendations of the Cohen Commission on restoring salmon stocks in the Fraser River, for each recommendation that falls under the responsibility of ...

Posted on Twitter .@WackConnect is a great initiative for those in need, happening Oct 1. Thanks to those who volunteer their time https://t.co/yp3D4JXMtu

Posted on Twitter @fromkaroi my grandpa and dad had a plane tied up there when I was a young boy. Lots of great memories at ycw. Hoping issues can be resolved

Posted on Twitter Baker Newby LLP 2016 #Chilliwack #Agriculture Tour was a gr8 success.Have you thanked a #farmer today?#ThankaFarmer https://t.co/jLpOB738oz

A month ago

Mentioned by Chilliwack Progress Chilliwack MP Mark Strahl bids farewell to former PM Harper Conservative Chilliwack MP Mark Strahl was among many politicians to weigh in on the resignation of Stephen Harper last week. "Thank you Stephen Harper for your steadfast leadership and service to Canada. It was a pleasure serving our country with you.

Two months ago

Mentioned by Chilliwack Times Chilliwack MP's spending sixth highest out of 26 in Lower Mainland Chilliwack-Hope MP Mark Strahl's expenditures were second highest in the last fiscal year out of the 10 Lower Mainland/Fraser Valley Members of Parliament (MPs) who retained their seat in the last federal election. But on a per capita basis compared ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by BCLocalNews LETTERS: Crime forum missed mark Recently our MP Mark Strahl hosted a Chilliwack community meeting ostensibly to bring citizens together to discuss how our representatives, municipal, provincial and, yes, federal governments could co-ordinate their efforts so that our city could see a ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Chilliwack open house aims to help residents take action against crime Mark Strahl, MP for Chilliwack-Hope, says the event was partly prompted by online comments from a student who said she felt unsafe walking to school. He says a lot of the alarm has come from increased awareness through social media of thefts and ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Citizenship Act Madam Speaker, I appreciate my hon. colleague's comments. I asked the Liberal member for Brampton South earlier why the Liberals were okay with protecting dual citizenship ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries and Oceans Mr. Speaker, the panel was set up with not a single member from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, or P.E.I. The offshore northern shrimp fishery is worth ...

Mentioned by Chilliwack Progress Fanfare for first fast-charge EV station for Chilliwack It was the official launch Friday by Fraser Valley Regional District (FVRD) with Plug in BC, for a new 'fast charge' station in Chilliwack. MLAs John Martin, and Laurie Throness, joined MP Mark Strahl, FVRD chair Sharon Gaetz, and a BC Hydro official.

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Briefing on Fisheries and Ocean's Priorities Regarding New Investments in Science and ... Right. I know they are doing important noise pollution research with beluga whales. If you don't have a partnership with them, I guess it's more difficult ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Access to Information Act and Privacy Act Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you to the witnesses. This is a fascinating topic and a fascinating time. Dr. Lyon, people are increasingly concerned about ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Coast Guard Mr. Speaker, the government House leader has found himself a new part-time job as the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, but the ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries and Oceans Mr. Speaker, one would hope that the procurement minister would know what a mid-shore patrol ship is. However, warranty work on the patrol ships is not ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Relevance of the Principle of Adjacency and the Owner-Operator and Fleet Separation ... Right, and you mentioned that when there has been a shortage of Canadian fish or when fish have been moved around, the Canfisco plant in Prince ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, by appointing the Liberal House leader as the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Prime Minister has placed his part-time ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Study on Wild Atlantic Salmon in Eastern Canada Thank you. I know the ministerial advisory committee talked about that and supported continuing work on there. I won't get into navigable waters, and whether that ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Study on Wild Atlantic Salmon in Eastern Canada I want to talk a bit about something that was mentioned in a couple of presentations. Mr. Doak summed it up nicely when he said that ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Study on Wild Atlantic Salmon in Eastern Canada In terms of the motion, I don't like a motion that singles out a specific company or a specific plant. It's clear this is about owner-operator ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Study on Wild Atlantic Salmon in Eastern Canada Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I would like to welcome some fine folks from my riding of Chilliwack—Hope here, watching us today in the gallery. ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Service Delivery to Veterans Thank you very much for your testimony here today. I'm a substitute member of this committee. I'm used to dealing with fisheries issues. I have to ...