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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.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Thanks for the invitation to be part of @AcademyofLearning Graduation with Mayor and Reeve @CityofBrooks… https://t.co/lxCvpB6w1W

Posted on Twitter What a great parade day in @VillofArrowwood! Lots of fun and community spirit. #Arrowwood #VulcanCounty https://t.co/2JblzvlgPM

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Thanks #Arrowwood #LionsClub for pre-parade pancake breakfast #VillageofArrowwood ⁦@vulcancounty⁩ https://t.co/1pQiI73jpp

Posted on Twitter Thanks #Arrowwood #LionsClub for Pancake Breakfast #VillageofArrowwood ⁦@vulcancounty⁩ https://t.co/XToWxMliX0

This week

Posted on Twitter Getting ready for the @Strathmore_Town @CountyofWheatland Street Festival! https://t.co/H4mBYIUirC

Posted on Twitter A very sunny morning to celebrate the #100th Anniversary of this Historic Church #Irricana @RockyViewCounty https://t.co/JzBS6ka08K

A week ago

Didn't vote on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Didn't vote on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Voted No on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Voted Yes on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to government procurement and contracts for the provision of research or speech writing services to ministers, since June 1, 2017: (a) what are the ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Canada–United States–Mexico Agreement Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, I appreciate my colleague's knowledge and history in this chamber, and his understanding of many of the trade issues that have occurred. This particular ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Madam Speaker, the Prime Minister has grossly mismanaged our relationship with China. Now we have learned that meat producers are next in China's target list. Farm ...

Spoke in the House on Brooks Bandits Hockey Team Madam Speaker, Brooks Bandits fans know their team is top in the Alberta Junior Hockey League. The Bandits won the national championship in 2013 and made ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Online Secondary Ticket Sales Industry and Canada Council for the Arts Thank you, Madam Chair, and thank you to all the witnesses for being here today. We appreciate it. Calgary, good luck with the council now, and ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Canada Council for the Arts I would agree with that. I saw the Alberta Ballet with Joni Mitchell the other night at the National Arts Centre. That performance was incredible, to ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I have been enjoying some of the conversation I have heard this afternoon. Some of it, I am not quite so sure about. My ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Government Policies Mr. Speaker, the Brooks Bandits hockey team promised a winning season. They set a record for wins, with no losses at home. They are playing for ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Canada Council for the Arts It was a beautiful performance, and the combination with the Joni Mitchell music is fantastic. I'm glad to see that co-operation. As you mentioned, there are ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Online Secondary Ticket Sales Industry Thank you, Madam Chair. I appreciate your being here today. This has been an interesting study. I really appreciate the words “choice” and “consumer” and the ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, I am thankful for the opportunity to speak tonight about the situation with trade. My riding has a lot of agriculture products. The issue ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Justice Madam Speaker, it is increasingly clear that the Prime Minister and his government politically interfered in Mark Norman's case, just as it did in SNC-Lavalin's. The ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Online Secondary Ticket Sales Industry —and if we pay too much, that's our problem.” I agree with some of the things you're saying, but how would you enforce that? They see ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Online Secondary Ticket Sales Industry Thank you, Madam Chair, and thank you to the witnesses for being here. It's a topic—and I thank you for suggesting it—that's going to be of ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Plastic Pollution This may have been asked earlier, but I'll start. When you talk about beer, for example, I think that the microbreweries do the best job of ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries and Briefing on the Canadian ... Madam Chair, I'll be sharing my time with Mr. Yurdiga. You made a couple of comments that I found interesting. You said that it's contributing to ...

More than three months ago

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...