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Conservative MP for Bow River (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 77% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter Liberals have totally lost control of public spending with #Budget2017. Debt and deficits with NO plan to get Canada back on track!

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #232 on Bill C-41

Voted No on Vote #231 on Bill C-41

Voted No on Vote #230 on Bill C-41

Voted No on Vote #229 That this House do concur in Interim Supply as follows: That a sum not exceeding $30,140,965,114.44 being composed ...

Voted No on Vote #228 on Bill C-40

Posted on Twitter Canadians tired of being nickled and dimed to death. The Liberals must show some restraint. We can't leave our debt to our kids. #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter https://t.co/lA5S47HJol

Posted on Twitter Liberal infrastructure dollars are not even making it out the door. Canadians need a firm commitment that this will happen. #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter @RonaAmbrose Points out that Liberal carbon tax will cost families 2500 dollars. Bow River constituents are against this! #cdnpoli

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the current bovine tuberculosis (TB) situation: (a) was the original United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) test on the Alberta cow that tested ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Sincere congratulations to the whole JBS team and to @Mohammed4Brooks of @askBCIS for this prestigious award! https://t.co/yCblX6JK20

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Return With regard to private security expenditures by the government, broken down by department, agency, crown corporation, or other government entity, since November 4, 2015: what are ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on 100th Anniversary of 4-H Alberta Mr. Speaker, it is a great honour for me to rise to congratulate 4-H Alberta on its 100th anniversary. There are many provincial celebrations planned for ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the opportunity to participate in this today. My community is one of the most ethnically diverse communities in Canada, and people might ...

Mentioned by Strathmore Standard Martin Shields discusses Bovine TB On February 9, during Question Period, Bow River MP Martin Shields took the opportunity to raise an issue which has impacted many producers in Alberta, Bovine Tuberculosis and compensation for the elimination of infected animals. Shields spoke about ...

Spoke in the House on Agriculture Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the opportunity to address a situation I asked a question about in the House much earlier this year. It is about the ...

Spoke in the House on Job Losses in the Energy Sector Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to be here tonight to listen to my colleagues talk about an incredibly important issue, jobs in the energy sector. ...

Spoke in the House on Statistics Act Mr. Speaker, it is always a privilege for me to stand in the House to speak. Today, I would like to address the House as the ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I just received an email from one of my constituents. It says, “I've followed the rules all my life. I got a university degree. ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Vauxhall Advance (blog) PC field too cluttered for now; MP Shields Bow River MP Martin Shields believes the federal Conservative Party's leadership campaign needs to significantly narrow the field of candidates before any one representative resonates with the party. Set for May 27, 2017, the leadership election will ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Federal Protected Areas and Conservation Objectives and Bill C-18 Now that we've established his credentials, he said: For this very reason, I oppose the application of an ecological integrity standard to the Rouge National Urban ...

Mentioned by Vauxhall Advance (blog) Feds offer aid in bovine tuberculosis crisis While the aid announced by the federal government last week totals approximately $16.7 million, Bow River MP Martin Shields questioned the timeline for getting financial relief to hard-pressed producers in an expedited fashion. “As we all know, when ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you. It's good to see all of you here today. Here is the airshed question I have. It was mentioned that ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 Now you're getting to where I want to go. I'm an old guy, so I remember when the first airtight equipment for environment on our cars ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses today. It's always a learning experience, with the broad information you bring to us from ...

Mentioned by Vauxhall Advance Shields inquires about cattle quarantine 1, Bow River MP Martin Shields questioned the government about a hard timeline on when cattle producers can expect to have the present quarantines lifted. “Mr. Speaker, ranchers in southern Alberta are reeling from a recent outbreak of bovine ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 I really appreciate the witnesses we have today and the expertise they bring to this study. I loved the discussion on precautionary and risk, having spent ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Next Agricultural Policy Framework and Briefing on Bovine Tuberculosis in Alberta Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I appreciate the opportunity to ask questions. I'll just comment on the online meeting we had with the CFIA. It was an ...

Mentioned by Brooks Bulletin Ranchers want answers, says MP Bow River MP Martin Shields said he saw frustration in ranchers during informal meetings over the weekend. Shields spoke with four local ranchers who have quarantined cattle as a result of the bovine TB outbreak that started earlier in the fall. He ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 Thank you, Madam Chair, and thank you to the witnesses here today. I'm just following a bit along on the asbestos, because we've had conversations about ...

Mentioned by Vauxhall Advance (blog) MP Shields voices concerns about Remembrance Day bill 2, Bow River MP Martin Shields questioned some of the changes proposed under Bill C-311, especially a lack of public support on the part of the Royal Canadian Legion, which has expressed fears in the past that such changes would denigrate the reverence ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-238 Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to Mr. Fisher for bringing this bill today. Thank you, Ms. Poter, for being with us today as an expert ...