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  • His favourite word is liberal.

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

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

Today

Posted on Twitter So, @davidakin, I count over 20 Liberal announcements today so far, and it’s just past 9:30am in BC. Does your… https://t.co/PKP1pfbDXT

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter This is an important interview regarding mental health and bipolar disorder from @RobinLehner; not just for people… https://t.co/1Ujbu5bhUi

This week

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to my former colleague, @jkenney, on his landslide victory in Alberta last night! https://t.co/ApEN0OLa6y

A week ago

Posted on Twitter .@YMCA_Canada plays an important role in helping families lead healthier lives across the country. I was pleased to… https://t.co/iKBQprHhpX

Posted on Twitter The @cancersociety #DaffodilCampaign is a reminder of the courage and strength of all those affected by cancer. Mak… https://t.co/KhnzuYlJW0

Posted on Twitter “Politically speaking, the October election cannot come quickly enough.” https://t.co/9To5u1MJSq

Spoke in the House on Business of the House Mr. Speaker, on behalf of the official opposition, we certainly want to send our best wishes to the member for Oakville North—Burlington and also thank everyone ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister is threatening to sue the Conservative leader for stating that the former attorney general told the Prime Minister that she was ...

Didn't vote on Vote #1296 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

Voted No on Vote #1295 on Bill C-92 Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families

Voted No on Vote #1294 on Bill C-93 Provide no-cost, expedited record suspensions for simple possession of cannabis

Spoke in the House on Motions for Papers Mr. Speaker, I am rising on a question of privilege concerning misleading comments made to the House of Commons by the Minister of National Revenue. On ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, in the spirit of co-operation, I think if you seek it, you will find unanimous consent to allow the tabling of petitions portion of ...

Voted No on Vote #1293 on Bill S-215 Amend the Criminal Code (sentencing for violent offences against Aboriginal women)

Voted Yes on Vote #1292 on Bill C-278 Amend the Lobbying Act (reporting obligations)

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Briefing by the Clerk of the House on the Standing Orders Project Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you for the opportunity to participate today. I am here on behalf of my House leader, Candice Bergen, to discuss ...

Spoke in the House on Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act Mr. Speaker, once again the government is shutting down debate in the House of Commons. As I will remind Liberals once again, this is something they ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister now says that there should be consequences for lying to Canadians. I guess he will find out in October. In his ...

Spoke in the House on Business of the House Mr. Speaker, on a point of order, I believe if you seek it you will find unanimous consent for the following motion. I move: That, notwithstanding ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister clearly has no problem getting his way when he threatens his own caucus, but it does not work on Conservatives. He ...

Two months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-436 An Act to establish Acromegaly Awareness Day

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Brampton Guardian Brampton MP Raj Grewal still has not resigned his seat During question period, Conservative MP Mark Strahl demanded to know when the government first learned of reported police investigations into Grewal's conduct. The Conservatives have already called for Grewal to immediately resign his seat. “With an ...

Mentioned by mississauga.com Brampton MP Raj Grewal still has not resigned his seat During question period, Conservative MP Mark Strahl demanded to know when the government first learned of reported police investigations into Grewal's conduct. The Conservatives have already called for Grewal to immediately resign his seat. “With an ...

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada (blog) Grewal still in Liberal caucus a week after saying he'd resign over gambling addiction The issue came up during question period today when Conservative MP Mark Strahl, standing in for party leader Andrew Scheer, kicked off with questions about what the PMO knew and when. "We've learned that the gambling debts of the Liberal MP for ...

Mentioned by Casino Reports Quebec Senator Claims He Found Out about an Ongoing Investigation of MP Raj Grewal in May 2017 Furthermore, Conservative MP Mark Strahl wanted to know more about the Prime Minister's knowledge of the gambling investigation. Ontario Provincial Police was wiretapping individuals allegedly involved in a money laundering network linked to the Middle ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Grewal still in Liberal caucus a week after saying he'd resign over gambling addiction The issue came up during question period today when Conservative MP Mark Strahl, standing in for party leader Andrew Scheer, kicked off with questions about what the PMO knew and when. "We've learned that the gambling debts of the Liberal MP for ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Conservatives ask Liberal government to tell StatCan to 'back off' Conservative MP Mark Strahl asked the government when they will ask StatCan to “back off” from collecting the private information of Canadians during Question period Thursday. more. <iframe src="https://globalnews.ca/video/embed/4620527/" width="670" ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Clean Technology in Canada's Natural Resource Sectors Right. Part of my next question to you was going to be on the ill-defined nature of clean tech. We've had oil and gas folks in ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Clean Technology in Canada's Natural Resource Sectors Thank you to the witnesses for your presentations. I want to talk to Mr. Scholz. As you just heard in the questioning back and forth, there ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Clean Technology in Canada's Natural Resource Sectors Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. As you can see, for our side of the table this is a very popular panel. We have a few ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Clean Technology in Canada's Natural Resource Sectors Thank you very much. If there's any time left, I'll share it with Mr. Barlow. We've had several meetings already, and one of the witnesses we ...

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 ...

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 ...