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Conservative MP for North Okanagan—Shuswap (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 39% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter This amazing! There has to be about 300++ grade 4 to 6 students in this gymnasium this morning, listening to 4 of t… https://t.co/ZVrfMYfFFZ

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter I really enjoy listening to seniors. The stories they have to share, the issues they find concerning... but even mo… https://t.co/HZv00dePG3

This week

Posted on Twitter This weekend, and every day, my family and I wish that all of you have something to be thankful for. Happy Thanksg… https://t.co/UWQEIYvkzc

Posted on Twitter The Advance polls are open, and I took my turn in line. Guess who I voted for... 😉 #Vote4Scheer #elxn43 #cdnpoli https://t.co/d4jAf33KOR

Posted on Twitter “OTTAWA—The Conservative election platform received a positive overall score from the former Parliamentary Budget O… https://t.co/SD00HYxw4K

Posted on Twitter Last night at the @SArmChamber Candidate Forum, topics were chosen by draw. By coincidence & to much laughter, the… https://t.co/YNc2KMGItB

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Royal Canadian Mounted Police Day Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-467, An Act to establish Royal Canadian Mounted Police Day. Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to have the opportunity to ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-467 An Act to establish Royal Canadian Mounted Police Day

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 Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement Implementation Act Madam Speaker, I thank the member for Davenport for her valiant attempt to defend something that is indefensible. She talked for 20 minutes trying to extol ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Adequacy of Enforcement and Penalties for Infractions of the Fisheries Act Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank all of the witnesses for being available today, as we get close to winding down our parliamentary session. ...

Spoke in the House on Oil Tanker Moratorium Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to ask the parliamentary secretary why his government has chosen to cause a division across the country. The bill does not ...

Spoke in the House on Corrections and Conditional Release Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to pose a couple of questions to the minister on this time allocation motion. He has stated numerous times in the ...

Spoke in the House on Carbon Pricing Mr. Speaker, Alberta is starting to see some relief, with the lowest fuel prices in the country, because it no longer has a carbon tax. Meanwhile, ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, the Liberal attack on the energy sector has crippled Alberta and is impacting B.C. After 50 years, a houseboat company in Sicamous has announced ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries Act Mr. Speaker, I that we all want to see healthy fish stocks, prosperous fisheries and a thriving economy, and I believe all those are possible at ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, today I am presenting two petitions from constituents in my riding of North Okanagan—Shuswap. Both of the petitions are calling on the government to ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Third Party Habitat Banking Framework for Implementation in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. I thank all of our witnesses for being here today. Senator Wells, I seek a little bit of clarification. Our committee studied ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Briefing on Steelhead Salmon in the Fraser River Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thanks for clarifying that the catch-and-release fishery is closed until the numbers increase in those fisheries. My history with particularly the Thompson ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Mandate of CBC/Radio-Canada as it relates to the Broadcasting Act Okay. Thank you. I want to get back to the study motion, as I did in the last hour. The study is to review the mandate ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill S-238 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm just looking for a little bit of clarification, and then I'll share my time with Mr. Calkins. Mr. Gillis, I picked ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Impact of the Rapid Increase of the Striped Bass in the Miramichi ... Your comments just a few seconds ago are tied in with one of the questions I had about whose jurisdiction and whose responsibility it is. This ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Aquatic Invasive Species and Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15 ... Could you get the report to the committee before the end of the week, please, rather than chew up a whole bunch of time here now? ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Impact of the Rapid Increase of the Striped Bass in the Miramichi ... Okay, thank you. The mandate letter says that the minister is to: Support the Minister of Environment and Climate Change to renew our commitment to protect ...

Mentioned by Vernon Morning Star Canada Games torch visits Vernon Torch in hand, Mayor Victor Cumming, Member of Parliament Mel Arnold and MNP partner Blair Gronlund began their relay run at Vernon City Hall. They made their way across Highway 97, finishing at the Vernon Recreation Centre. Afterward, a celebration ...

Mentioned by Vernon Morning Star Script of remarks from Vernon Remembrance Day event Silver Cross mother Mrs Hilda Kolman, Mel Arnold, Member of Parliament for North Okanagan-Shuswap, Eric Foster, Member of the Legislative Assembly for Vernon-Monashee, Victor Cumming, Mayor of Vernon, my fellow veterans, ladies and gentlemen,.

Mentioned by Castanet.net Feds look at mussel money The federal government will look at how it distributes funds in the battle against aquatic invasive species. North Okanagan-Shuswap Conservative MP Mel Arnold received unanimous support for a motion he introduced calling on the House of Commons ...

Mentioned by Castanet.net Locals taking action A group of concerned citizens in Vernon visited the office of Mel Arnold the MP for North Okanagan - Shuswap on Wednesday. The group of North Okanagan residents hand-delivered a summary of the most recent IPCC report stating, "Global Warming of 1.5 ...

Mentioned by Castanet.net Spiers tribute in Commons Spiers was a well-respected member of the Vernon community for his dogged determination in the pursuit of fiscal responsibility. Today, Spiers was remembered in the House of Commons by Member of Parliament for North Okanagan —Shuswap, Mel Arnold.

Mentioned by Castanet.net Spiers tribute in Commons Spiers was a well-respected member of the Vernon community for his dogged determination in the pursuit of fiscal responsibility. Today, Spiers was remembered in the House of Commons by Member of Parliament for North Okanagan —Shuswap, Mel Arnold.

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-365 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (firefighting equipment)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-347 An Act providing for the award of a Canadian Search and Rescue Voluntary Service Medal