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Conservative MP for Bow River (Alberta)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Great night attending Bow Valley Ag. Society’s Indus auction! Huge turnout #bowriver #cdnpoli https://t.co/LZrxSyk1DZ

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Do you know an outstanding individual in your community making a real difference in Bow River? Nominate them for a… https://t.co/jtwTQKzRwI

Three days ago

Mentioned by Vauxhall Advance (blog) Politicians weigh in on Kinder Morgan Bow River MP Martin Shields wasn't surprised by the company's move. “It didn't surprise me at all, because if all of the investors see that this could go on forever, what's the point? We're risking our money, we've already put $1 billion into it, if ...

Posted on Twitter And where does the money come from to support blocking the pipelines? https://t.co/tpWgdI2xkU

Posted on Twitter And who pays the penalty incurred for the ships waiting for delayed grain deliveries? Would that be the producers?? https://t.co/JY9TEPsTU7

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to @OkotoksOilers Proud of these two teams, communities, and great fans as part of one of the best… https://t.co/JeeSeZHBUz

Posted on Twitter Enjoyed meeting some of the most productive Canadian farmers in the world for #NationalGrainWeek @GrainGrowers… https://t.co/diBxDdxP0K

Spoke in the House on Trans Mountain Expansion Project Mr. Speaker, during my colleague's speech, I had someone sitting beside me who said that he sounded like an Albertan. That could be all right. At ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Prime Minister’s trip to India in February 2018: (a) who were the members of the Canadian delegation, including (i) name, (ii) organization, ...

Voted No on Vote #647 on Bill C-68 Amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Cultural Hubs and Cultural Districts in Canada I think that's critical in what you're saying. If the process is such that they start and they disappear, that's not what we want. We want ...

Voted Yes on Vote #646 on Bill S-232 Respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Voted No on Vote #645 on Bill C-344 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)

Spoke in the House on Postal Banking System Madam Speaker, yesterday's solution to a problem that does not exist: that is what this motion is about. I acknowledge my hon. colleague's good intentions in ...

Spoke in the House on Oceans Act Mr. Speaker, I appreciate my colleague's well-thought out comments, and his education background and practice. On the environment committee, we heard from Inuit people from the ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The State of Canadian Museums Right. Good. I'll go now to the archeology and history museum. I have two minutes. It's great in Montreal. I have been there to see it. ...

Mentioned by The Cold Lake Sun Village mayor wants tax credit for rural crime patrol volunteers A petition to Ottawa, sponsored by Martin Shields, the Conservative MP for Bow River, calls on the government to extend a tax credit available for other volunteer emergency workers to members of Citizens on Patrol groups. The petition, supported by the ...

Mentioned by Calgary Herald Village mayor wants tax credit for rural crime patrol volunteers A petition to Ottawa, sponsored by Martin Shields, the Conservative MP for Bow River, calls on the government to extend a tax credit available for other volunteer emergency workers to members of Citizens on Patrol groups. The petition, supported by the ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Vauxhall Advance (blog) Politicians weigh in on state of rural crime in region 23, Bow River MP Martin Shields hosted a roundtable discussion at the Taber Legion Hall which focused on crime prevention, investigation, prosecution and punishment. Official attendees included Cardston-Taber-Warner MLA Grant Hunter and Little Bow MLA ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The State of Canadian Museums Thanks. I've probably wandered around most of the major of the museums in this country before most of you were born. My parents would get me ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca PM's India trip sparks flurry of written questions from opposition MPs Finally, while it doesn't explicitly mention the India tour, it's hard to see how Conservative MP Martin Shields' request for a tally of all “government expenditures” on “clothing, shoes, other apparel or fashion accessories” for the prime minister “or ...

Spoke in the House on Grain Farmers Mr. Speaker, the government has failed Canadian grain farmers with Bill C-49. According to Ag Transportation Coalition, CN and CP supplied only a combined 38% of ...

Mentioned by Vauxhall Advance (blog) Shields hosting open house With rural crime concerns gaining profile throughout the province in recent months, Bow River MP Martin Shields is hosting an open round table discussion for the public tomorrow. The round table discussion will focus on issues such as crime prevention ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the opportunity to talk tonight about the Canada food guide and the changes to it. The government is proposing massive changes to ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Cultural Hubs and Cultural Districts in Canada It helps identify that. You talked about the variety of pots of money out there: you have $36 million, you have $30 million, you have $168 ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I, too, have listened to the debate today, and I find some interesting comments being made. In the statement my colleague just made, she ...

Spoke in the House on Trans Mountain Pipeline Mr. Speaker, Canada needs the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion now. Oil is being sold at up to 50% discount to the United States because we do ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Secondary Supply Chain Products in the Forestry Sector in Canada Let's talk about the pine beetle in the sense of natural forest fires. The indigenous people used to burn the mountains down on a regular basis ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-64 Thank you, Madam Chair. I appreciate the witnesses today and the topic that you are clarifying. Your Worship, you talked about many coastal communities. Have you ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Indigenous Women In The Federal Justice and Correctional Systems Yes, we would prefer to have no prison system in the country, which would be the best thing to have for anybody, but when you talked ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Indigenous Women In The Federal Justice and Correctional Systems I think you have led to where I was before. To me, the most critical point, moving forward, is the “who” because looking at somebody else ...