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  • His favourite word is appreciate.

Conservative MP for Bow River (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 84% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Were you born January, February, or March? If so, Mondays are your day to apply for the Emergency Response Benefit.… https://t.co/uzaj7UCbCO

A week ago

Posted on Twitter The Canada Emergency Response Benefit will be launching in April. More information here: https://t.co/k4sGN9l98D…/… https://t.co/WW8Q5uvBLk

Posted on Twitter Thanks to @LeelaAheer and municipal leaders from across our riding for joining a call today regarding our response… https://t.co/O5wFIyNhpC

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter You are absolutely Right!!! https://t.co/iLERKuxMW2

Posted on Twitter THANK YOU to our brave medical workers during this challenging time! #COVID_19 #ThankYou https://t.co/eCh2muMkcu

Posted on Twitter For those in need of EI during the COVID-19 pandemic, I encourage you to visit Employment and Social Development Ca… https://t.co/z8MGI4YXNe

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Health Madam Speaker, it is great to be here tonight to speak on a very critical topic. In 2017, Health Canada proposed changes to the Patented Medicine ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the hon. member for Abbotsford, who has a long history in trade. During his time as trade ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Heritage Madam Speaker, the new CRTC guidelines in the Yale report that the minister is reviewing are deeply flawed. I have strong concerns about the journalists being ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Briefing of the Minister of Canadian Heritage on his Mandate Letter They have heard from me before. Your staff will know, I have seven weeklies and no dailies in my riding, and there are two or three ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Briefing by the Broadcasting and Telecommunications Legislative Review Panel on the report ... You're telling me that I have to move here. You're telling me that I have to move to be part of it. I have to move ...

Spoke in the House on Tourism Industry Madam Speaker, I appreciate the opportunity to stand in this august place and speak tonight. One of the news items today was about the cancellation of ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, we know the government is seized and needs WD-40, but radical activists who may have no connection to the Wet'suwet'en people are holding our ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-4 Thank you, Madam Chair. I'll be sharing my time with Mr. Hoback. Thank you, panellists, for being here today; I really appreciate it. I always learn ...

Spoke in the House on Tourism Industry Madam Speaker, we recently learned that Destination Canada spent $550,000 on 550 stock photos. That is $1,000 a photo. I am all for promoting travel to ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement Implementation Act Madam Speaker, aluminum has been mentioned a number of times. Historically, Canada was the major producer during the original NAFTA. Now it is said we are ...

Spoke in the House on Health Madam Speaker, cystic fibrosis patients like Marten in Taber, Alberta, are eagerly awaiting approval of a new, potentially life-saving drug. It is approved in other countries ...

More than three months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #8 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (amendment)

Voted No on Vote #7 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted No on Vote #6 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted No on Vote #5 3rd reading and adoption of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Voted No on Vote #4 Concurrence at report stage of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

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 ...

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 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 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 ...

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 ...