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  • His favourite word is sense.

Conservative MP for Bow River (Alberta)

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

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #984 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Voted Yes on Vote #983 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Voted Yes on Vote #982 Motion for the production of papers P-15 (Documents pertaining to the reception at the residence of the High ...

Voted No on Vote #981 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Voted No on Vote #980 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Customs Act Mr. Speaker, it is interesting to stand in the House and speak as we get close to coming to a conclusion in this place. December 11 ...

Posted on Twitter If you have not been to the ⁦@RosebudTheatre⁩ ⁦@Wheatlandcounty⁩ recently- go soon!! https://t.co/8ssvNWkFd9

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, it is always a privilege to stand in this place, especially as we approach the time when it will be closed and the last ...

Posted on Twitter Great evening at the @StandardLionsClub fundraiser #VillageofStandard @Wheatlandcounty https://t.co/pWg2fd5AWT

Posted on Twitter Huge crowd greets #CPHolidayTrain in #Siksika #Gleichen ⁦@Wheatlandcounty⁩ https://t.co/bzP03jJoM2

Posted on Twitter Great community to be in this evening!! https://t.co/RewA3NHJ1W

Posted on Twitter Appreciated the opportunity to have an excellent mtg with Chief and Elders of #Siksika #cdnpoli https://t.co/nt35K6xBNr

Posted on Twitter Absolutely Right!! https://t.co/DYzhQ9bI82

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries Thank you. To Mr. Boissonnault, the Amber Valley story from north of Edmonton is probably one of the stories of black history. I don't know if ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, the Liberal government has failed Canadian energy workers. Over 100,000 and counting are out of work. Small businesses across my riding of Bow River ...

Spoke in the House on Aboriginal Cultural Property Repatriation Act Madam Speaker, I am pleased to speak to Bill C-391. I thank the hon. member for bringing his private member's bill to the House for us ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to Correctional Service Canada, broken down by year since 2008: (a) what is the average number of individuals in a maximum security penitentiary; (b) ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries Thank you. Mr. Robertson, I appreciated your comments. One comment you made strongly was about consultation. Can you give me your definition of what consultation would ...

Mentioned by Brooks Bulletin Rural residents are afraid, angry, says MP Rural crime town hall meetings were held over the past year by members of the Conservative Party of Canada Alberta Rural Crime Task Force, including Bow River MP Martin Shields, and members of the United Conservative Party. Discussing their report in ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, I appreciate my colleague's interesting exposition on this particular bill. I would like to ask him this. There is only one taxpayer pocket, which ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries Thank you. I really appreciate the input today. The Canadian Copyright Institute did an excellent job of laying out the issue and recommendations; I really appreciate ...

Spoke in the House on Accessible Canada Act Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the presentation by my neighbour and colleague from Alberta. The amount of information he provided and the way he presented it went ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Bill C-369 We'll be quick. I thank the witnesses. I do remember recently walking with an elder where a residential school had existed, and by the fields that ...

Spoke in the House on Rural Crime Mr. Speaker, last week our Alberta Conservative caucus rural crime task force reported its findings, and they are cause for significant alarm. We found that rural ...

Mentioned by StrathmoreNow.com (blog) MP Martin Shields Wants Data Collection To Stop Bow River MP Martin Shields had some strong objections to the Federal Government collecting and compiling personal financial data through Statistics Canada. Shields wants people to know that StatsCan want to collect the complete transaction data for ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Bill C-391 and Bill C-369 One of the biggest learning.... You've mentioned it, and I totally agree with the education piece, in part. I know you mentioned the festival with the ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries That's of interest in the sense that if you walk into a business and there is a big painting on the wall, who knows how it ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Bill C-391 I'll move on to Haida Gwaii. I've had the opportunity to go to Haida Gwaii. It's very different from Siksika. Siksika has one of the very ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on System of Shelters and Transition Houses Serving Women and Children Affected by ... That goes back to what I mentioned to Mr. Richter. When we talk about wraparound services, if we have people in the shelter system, how do ...

Mentioned by StrathmoreNow.com (blog) Martin Shields Addresses Amendment To Bill C-71 Martin Shields, MP for Bow River, hosted a community meeting in Brooks on October 9 on Bill C-71. He commented on the meeting saying “We had a really good turn out of people, we had two MPs that joined me.” “It was great to have a couple of MPs who ...

Mentioned by Brooks Bulletin MP invites the world to the region in 2019 Bow River MP Martin Shields helped to ensure the Alberta Junior Hockey League's Brooks Bandits remains on public record for eternity. Last Tuesday while wearing his Brooks Bandits tie, Shields's gave a Members Statement in the House of Commons which ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by StrathmoreNow.com (blog) Amendment To Firearms Act Passes Conservatives mostly opposed the bill including Martin Shields the Member of Parliament from Bow River. Prior to the vote Shields said, “This is a piece of legislation that will penalize those lawful long-gun owners.” “This is not going to resolve the ...

Mentioned by Vauxhall Advance MP Shields weighs in on NAFTA During council's regular meeting on September 11, Bow River MP Martin Shields touched on a number of issues that Canadians are dealing with. One of the biggest issues that has been dominating talks has been the North America Free Trade Agreement ...