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

Won his last election, in 2021, with 46% of the vote.

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Carbon Tax Madam Speaker, especially in British Columbia and the North Okanagan-Shuswap, Canadians are seeing that, after nine years, the Prime Minister and his NDP-Liberal government are simply ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am proud to rise today to present a number of petitions on behalf of residents of the North Okanagan—Shuswap and other Canadians. The ...

This week

Voted No on Vote #740 on Bill S-209 Respecting Pandemic Observance Day

Voted No on Vote #739 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #737 on Bill C-50 Respecting accountability, transparency and engagement to support the creation of sustainable jobs for workers and ...

Voted No on Vote #738 on Bill C-50 Respecting accountability, transparency and engagement to support the creation of sustainable jobs for workers and ...

Voted No on Vote #686 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

Spoke in the House on Finance Mr. Speaker, after eight years, the Prime Minister has shamelessly delivered record high deficits, driving up inflation and causing sky-high interest rates. His government has doubled ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Sustainable Jobs Act Mr. Speaker, the member has been here a long time and will hopefully not be here much longer, but he has been here long enough to ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Softwood Lumber Mr. Chair, I will be splitting my time with the member for Mégantic—L'Érable. I am honoured to rise tonight to speak in this take-note debate on ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Carbon Tax Madam Speaker, after eight years of NDP-Liberal inflationary spending and taxes, Canadians are struggling. The NDP, the Liberals and the Bloc had a chance to listen ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Subject Matter of Supplementary Estimates (C), 2023-24: Votes 1c, 5c and 10c ... Thank you, Mr. Small. Thank you for being here, Minister. Minister, your department was a funding partner of B.C.'s invasive mussel defence program that inspects watercraft ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Plans to prevent violence during the 2024 elver fishing season and Illegal, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you for being here. Your personal situation with this especially creates.... It's really something that all parliamentarians need to hear. Ms. ...

Spoke in the House on Carbon Pricing Mr. Speaker, $100,000 is not chicken feed. Richard, a farmer in the Shuswap, paid that out in carbon tax to run his farm instead of buying ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Scales Used by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans to Set Redfish ... I call the meeting to order. Good afternoon, everyone. Welcome to meeting 101 of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans. This meeting ...

Spoke in the House on Government Business No. 35—Extension of Sitting Hours and Conduct of Extended Proceedings Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. I do not see the relevance of this conversation to the debate at hand. I would like ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Scales Used by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans to Set Redfish ... Thank you. In November 2015, the new Prime Minister released for cabinet ministers a guidance document titled “Open and Accountable Government” to set out “core principles” ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Population Sustainability of Yukon Salmon Stocks Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank all the witnesses for their input. Trying to rebuild our Pacific salmon stocks is of value. I want ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Plans to prevent violence during the 2024 elver fishing season Thank you for clarifying that. This government can't stop stolen cars or stolen trucks from being exported through the port of Montreal, even when the owners ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Meetings and Information I call this meeting to order. Good afternoon, everyone. Welcome to meeting number 96 of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans. This ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Meetings Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to all the witnesses here today. Your testimony is invaluable. I'll start with Ms. Metallic. You described the justification test ...

More than three months ago

Posted on Twitter Happy Victoria Day. Wishing everyone safe travels and good memories. #victoriadayweekend https://t.co/38qdbb4OcJ

Posted on Twitter Almost ready for the #Falkland Stampede Parade at 12:30, then the Rodeo at 2:00. Weather is perfect for some famil… https://t.co/ublpmTZE7M

Posted on Twitter Join the fun at the 103rd @FalklandStampede. Today the Pancake Breakfast starts at 8am, Parade at 12:30, Rodeo at 2… https://t.co/nDgtuzmvYQ

Posted on Twitter Volunteers play a large role in communities . I had the pleasure of presenting Steve McInnis with a Platinum Jubil… https://t.co/PdUTBizJXU

Posted on Twitter Today was Have a Heart Radiothon day in Salmon Arm. I stopped in to help them reach thier goal and reminded listene… https://t.co/fr2xmioibY

Posted on Twitter After decades of visioning, planning and work, the Ross St. underpass opened today, providing easy access between S… https://t.co/BibJ4gZGCL

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-291 An Act to amend the Criminal Code and to make consequential amendments to other Acts (child sexual abuse material)

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

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