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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 to be at the @BrooksChamber trade show today. If you're in Brooks and district, please stop by! #cdnpoli https://t.co/MVTXm56dS2

Posted on Twitter Delighted to attend #SouthEastMayors&Reeves with @GlenMotz MP in @CityofMedicineHat Appreciate Tremendous Municipal Leaders #cdnpoli

Mentioned by Strathmore Standard MP Shields updates council on federal happenings ... the trickle down of infrastructure funding and a community roundtable focused on the budget to be held in Chestermere, were the topics highlighted during an update by Bow River MP Martin Shields, during his visit to Strathmore town council on April 19.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter @robertdekker That is a lake beyond the green field. No snow. Beyond the lake is the new Calgary Zoo proposed property.

Posted on Twitter Very good turnout in #Namaka Community Hall to meet with @calgaryzoo Staff to learn of the new project #cdnpoli https://t.co/tQG668uaE1

This week

Posted on Twitter Round table meeting in Chestermere on #Budget2017, other issues. Marijuana legalization law causing much concern to… https://t.co/z0qmAY8bGV

Posted on Twitter Meeting with stakeholders in Vulcan this morning to discuss #Budget 2017, rural infrastructure money a major concer… https://t.co/7I40cQzBFp

Mentioned by Brooks Bulletin Marijuana tops issue at municipal meetings Marijuana, infrastructure and NAFTA highlight MP talk. SANDRA M STANWAY Brooks Bulletin Bow River MP Martin Shields addressed the city, county and Duchess councils last week while he is on a break from the House of Commons. Shields met with the ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, I would like to recognize the mayor of the city of Brooks, Barry Morishita, who is on the Hill with us today. On a ...

Voted No on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted Yes on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Mentioned by Brooks Bulletin 100th anniversary of Vimy Ridge battle remembered Members of Branch 63 of the Royal Canadian Legion, Mayor Barry Morishita, County of Newell Reeve Molly Douglas, MP Martin Shields, RCMP and Brooks Air Cadets took part in the ceremony. Information from Veterans Affairs Canada states more than ...

Voted Yes on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted Yes on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, in budget 2017, the Liberals plan to end tax deferral for grain farmers. Eighty-two per cent of grain farmers depend on this tax deferral ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Vauxhall Advance (blog) MP Shields weighs in on federal budget “There's not a lot of new pieces in it, except the massive debt from the first one at about $24-$25 billion, so now they're pushing this one to $28-$29 billion,” said Bow River MP Martin Shields. “So not new, but it's still having to pay for all of ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, Alberta's government told the Alberta Urban Municipalities Association in 2016 that it would be receiving $300 million in infrastructure dollars from the federal government. ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the current bovine tuberculosis (TB) situation: (a) was the original United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) test on the Alberta cow that tested ...

Two months 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Three months 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 ...

More than three 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...