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Conservative MP for Bow River (Alberta)

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

Two days 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 ...

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #202 on Bill C-18 Amend the Rouge National Urban Park Act, the Parks Canada Agency Act and the Canada ...

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 ...

Voted Yes on Vote #201 That the House: ( a) recognize that Canadian society is not immune to the climate of hate and ...

Posted on Twitter #AlbertaSugarBeetGrowers #RogersSugar @TownofTaber @MDofTaber theonly totally Canadian produced sugar/Will it surv… https://t.co/nEcoxSB51q

Posted on Twitter Great hockey entertainment 4 whole family provided by excellent volunteer organization / talented young players /br… https://t.co/SkJbdJOT4Z

Posted on Twitter Pleasure to meet 2 Students at YYC, one from @Strathmore_Town, going to #ForumforYoungCanadians in Ottawa #cdnpoli https://t.co/cyWdAgMcAn

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Impressive watching @CalgaryMustangs Goalie stopping that much rubber!! #cdnpoli https://t.co/owpTB3LrrM

Posted on Twitter Appreciate the Leadership and visiting with Principal of @BassanoSchool @GPSD6 as students learn tremendous new ski… https://t.co/Wm7QioxD9U

Posted on Twitter Great night and appreciate all those who supported #BrooksLibrary and those especially who paid for these fine serv… https://t.co/lBe2QKuvqL

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 ...

Voted Yes on Vote #200 on Bill S-211 Respecting National Sickle Cell Awareness Day

Voted No on Vote #199 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Voted No on Vote #198 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Two weeks ago

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 ...

Three weeks 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. ...

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 ...

Two 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 ...

Three months ago

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 ...

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 ...