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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.

Today

Posted on Twitter It is Community celebration time with Parades and Rodeos in @BowRiver Alberta. Today celebrating in #TownofBassano… https://t.co/haIuM2fTYm

Posted on Twitter An honour to attend the #CountyCentralHighSchool graduation @PalliserSchools #TownofVulcan @vulcancounty #cdnpoli https://t.co/53hWk9iYKx

Posted on Twitter Enjoyed the quick visit and learning about your positive steps to safety #cdnpoli https://t.co/fQOGf1txb4

Three days ago

Voted No on Vote #880 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted Yes on Vote #879 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted No on Vote #878 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted No on Vote #877 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #876 on Bill S-218 Respecting Latin American Heritage Month

Posted on Twitter It was an honour to attend this significant community event that brings awareness and raises money for research to… https://t.co/IB6vefWg4a

Posted on Twitter This is a unique group on Parliament Hill. The @sskroughriders Football team are doing a walk through work out. Ver… https://t.co/SYkoyl249b

Posted on Twitter I have heard from many of you on Bill C-71. I was happy to have the opportunity to convey some of your concerns in… https://t.co/0y8cZvPDuV

This week

Spoke in the House on Firearms Act Mr. Speaker, it has been a very interesting evening and an interesting debate, with a lot of information and emotion. I get to follow the last ...

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Madam Speaker, one of the things we hear coming out of Colorado, and I read the news media and we can take it for what it ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Visitability Mr. Speaker, I am happy to speak today to Motion No. 157. This motion recognizes the importance of visitability. It also prompts the government to address ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries and Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote ... Madam Chair, I very much appreciate the witnesses we've had on this particular issue and the passion they bring to it. One of the common things ...

Spoke in the House on Impact Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, I represent many rural municipalities, and there is only one taxpayer's pocket that money comes out of. Municipal councils are very concerned and have ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries Thank you, Madam Chair. I found the conversation very interesting. Related to it—maybe a little differently—I have a son who was a senior executive in a ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I appreciate my hon. colleague's speech. He is very learned and comes from a profession that understands things well. I did pass through law ...

Spoke in the House on Instruction to Committee on Bill C-71 Mr. Speaker, I appreciate very much my knowledgeable colleague's speech today, particularly when he touched on a very specific aspect. We are very proud of the ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the skating rink on Parliament Hill: (a) what is the final cost of the skating rink, broken down by item and type of ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the trip to South Korea by the Minister of Canadian Heritage in April of 2018 to study “K-pop” music: (a) what was the ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries Thank you, Madam Chair. I'm very much enjoying the conversation. I'm learning a lot this morning. I have an acknowledgement to begin with; I never listen ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Cultural Hubs and Cultural Districts in Canada and Remuneration Models for Artists ... Thank you, Madam Chair. As was mentioned earlier, it's a very complicated issue. I can remember back to a few universities that I went through, and ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Gender Parity on the Boards and Senior Leadership Levels of Canadian Artistic ... You talked about qualified people, but I'll give you an example. Some time ago the largest school board in this country had very few female administrators, ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Gender Parity on the Boards and Senior Leadership Levels of Canadian Artistic ... I appreciate the information we're receiving today. It's excellent. I think we've had two who have talked about grassroots and about some really fundamental things that ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Cultural Hubs and Cultural Districts in Canada and Gender Parity on the ... You mentioned water. There is a pilot project in Rosebud that may have far wider implications, and that's the wastewater treatment plant, which is unique and ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Cultural Hubs and Cultural Districts in Canada Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to the witnesses today. There are some interesting topics and information. One phrase really got me, and it was from ...

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 ...

Three months ago

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 ...

More than three 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 ...

Mentioned by Strathmore Standard Rural Crime, Cannabis and Health Care - MP Martin Shields update Bow River MP Martin Shields (centre) poses with members of Strathmore town council during the regular council meeting of Feb. 21 where Shields gave an update on social and community issues facing many communities in Western Canada, including ...

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 ...