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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 Appreciate time at #LandingRestaurant #CityofChestermere for visit with good friend. #cdnpoli https://t.co/RgbKiPkATJ

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Appreciate the positive work of the @TownofTaber @TaberChamber #cdnpoli https://t.co/93oe9L4vgD

This week

Posted on Twitter Bruce does a super job reporting sports, even if he is an Eskimo and Oilers fan. https://t.co/Z7tnZKXsn4

Posted on Twitter Looking forward to checking out there new accommodations- refitted railway car. Should be fun stay for families! https://t.co/XZTUFdI5rs

Posted on Twitter @BrooksBandits fans will be there tonight!! https://t.co/nQ2jn7qI84

Posted on Twitter Great to see more baseball excitement for a community that supports it's High School Baseball Academy program. https://t.co/yV79I47ZL7

A month 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 ...

Voted Yes on Vote #183 on Bill C-301 Amend the Income Tax Act and to make a related amendment to another Act (registered ...

Voted Yes on Vote #182 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should recognize the contributions that German-Canadians have made to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #181 on Bill C-306 Establish a Crimean Tatar Deportation (“Sürgünlik”) Memorial Day and to recognize the mass deportation of ...

Voted No on Vote #180 on Bill C-235 Amend the Criminal Code and the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (fetal alcohol disorder)

Voted Yes on Vote #179 on Bill C-30 Implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on German Heritage Month Mr. Speaker, it is a privilege to rise in the House today to speak to Motion No. 73, declaring every October as German heritage month. The ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Business Corporations Act Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the interesting statements that the member has made about this particular issue. I wonder if he might want to respond to a ...

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 in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Madam Speaker, the small business tax is critical in my riding. We have a tremendous number of small businesses that are suffering. If that small business ...

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 in the House on National Strategy for Safe Disposal of Lamps Containing Mercury Act Madam Speaker, it is a great honour and privilege to stand in the House to speak on Bill C-238, sponsored by my friend and colleague, the ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Business Corporations Act Mr. Speaker, I know my colleague has a lot of experience with boards. Maybe he could give a couple of examples where he could talk about ...

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 in the House on Domestic Violence Intervention Team Mr. Speaker, the domestic violence intervention team known as DVIT has worked to bring a unique approach to tackling domestic violence in the city of Brooks ...

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 in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Mr. Speaker, southeastern Alberta and Saskatchewan ranch families are languishing from a single case of bovine tuberculosis. These families are in the dark and are extremely ...

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-food Mr. Speaker, Alberta and Saskatchewan ranchers are reeling from a single case of bovine tuberculosis. The CFIA is quarantining and starting to test herds. Ranchers are ...

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 ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Vauxhall Advance (blog) MP Shields concerned about Bovine Tuberculosis The recent finding of Bovine Tuberculosis in southeastern Alberta is of great concern to ranchers, cattle producers, and all involved in the cattle industry, notes Bow River MP Martin Shields. “Thirty ranches have been quarantined thus far, and we ...