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  • His favourite word is justice.

Conservative MP for St. Albert—Edmonton (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 45% of the vote.

Three days ago

Mentioned by The Epoch Times Falun Gong: Marking a Historic Gathering in Beijing Michael Cooper, MP for Edmonton-St. Albert, talks at a rally in Edmonton's Dr. Wilbert McIntyre Gazebo on April 22, 2017 to mark the 18th anniversary of the April 25, 1999 appeal in Beijing by Falun Dafa adherents. (Omid Ghoreishi/The Epoch Times).

This week

Posted on Twitter My friend @ziad_aboultaif honoured by the Druze Assoc of Edmonton as 1st Cdn MP of Druze descent. Proud to serve wi… https://t.co/qBPgD2W5rw

Posted on Twitter Pleased to attend the Grand Opening of the Karl Weidle Indoor Soccer Field @vicsoccerclub #yeg https://t.co/SwShObkoz4

Posted on Twitter With Ireen Slater, founder of @SAIFSociety @ #redshoegala. Great turnout & lots raised to support victims of domest… https://t.co/mL5RqSv386

Posted on Twitter With @GarnettGenuis calling on PMJT to put human rights 1st & stand-up to Chinese Gov't for the persecution & organ… https://t.co/WJhBmCZ4nt

A week ago

Mentioned by St. Albert Gazette Local leaders skeptical about marijuana legalization Last week the Liberal government tabled its long awaited legislation to legalize marijuana but provinces and municipalities are already concerned with the costs and responsibilities associated with it. St. Albert MP Michael Cooper and Mayor Nolan ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-217 Ms. Irving, I'll quote what you wrote in your bail review report on page 1, in the introduction: Most who work in the bail system, however, ...

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.

Spoke in the House on Judicial Appointments Mr. Speaker, instead of patting herself on the back, the minister should be ashamed of herself. There are nearly 60 judicial vacancies across Canada. Since coming ...

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.

Posted on Twitter @princeof416 @stevesanterre Great to see you yesterday. Glad your tour went well.

Spoke in the House on Judicial Appointments Mr. Speaker, as dozens of serious criminal cases involving murder, sexual assault, and child abuse are being thrown out of court due to delay, the Minister ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-217 Okay. Thank you for that. Certainly the intent of the bill was not to increase the evidentiary burden, but rather to ensure that the information that ...

Posted on Twitter Proud of @realDonaldTrump for striking #Assad airbase responsible for chemical attacks. Time for Canada 2 join US against Assad war crimes

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-217 Obviously, and that's why the heart of this bill is to change the word “may” to “shall”. To that point, Ms. MacInnis-Wynn, there was some suggestion ...

Mentioned by St. Albert Gazette Standing against a culture of fear St. Albert-Edmonton Member of Parliament, Michael Cooper, was one of 91 members of Parliament to vote against the motion. He later ... A culture of fear is alive and thriving in Canada and Muslims have experienced hate speech and crimes in recent years.

A month ago

Mentioned by The Herald Speaker raps Canada over sanctions National Assembly Speaker Advocate Jacob Mudenda welcomes Members of Parliament from Canada Robert Oliphant, Chamolve Arya and Michael Cooper during a courtesy call at Parliament Building in Harare yesterday. — Picture by Munyaradzi ...

Mentioned by St. Albert Gazette Federal budget garners mixed reactions by locals Local critics are concerned the federal budget does not have plan to return to balance and get federal spending under control. St. Albert MP Michael Cooper said that there isn't much to like in the budget, delivered by Liberal Finance Minister Bill ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-217 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, colleagues. It is a privilege to be before you to testify on Bill S-217, known as Wynn's Law, named in ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca What happens when Liberal backbenchers rise up: Aaron Wherry Moments earlier, 27 Liberal backbenchers had provided the decisive votes in favour S-217, Conservative MP Michael Cooper's bill on detention in custody — again, against the position of the Liberal government. Less noticed, but still noteworthy, was ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-305 Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. My amendment is fairly straightforward. It amends Bill C-305 to encompass properties of the identifiable groups set out in the ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, Canadians courts are at a tipping point, prosecutors are dropping serious criminal cases because they lack resources to meet deadlines, and the Minister of ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, today I had the honour to stand with Constable Wynn's widow, who was in Ottawa to talk about the importance of Wynn's law. Wynn's ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Taiwan Relations Mr. Speaker, on January 1, Canada's arrangement for the avoidance of double taxation with Taiwan came into force. Taiwan is already Canada's 11th largest trading partner, ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-305 We heard at the last committee meeting that under this particular section of the Criminal Code, there has only been one recorded case of someone being ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, let me just say at the outset that I want to acknowledge the hard work of Senator Bob Runciman in championing this bill in ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, last week, child killer and triple murderer Douglas Garland was sentenced to life in prison. Thanks to consecutive sentencing passed by the previous Conservative ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-305 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Mr. Mostyn and Mr. Marceau, for your testimony. I certainly agree with your presentations, that this bill is certainly a ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, on November 1, I rose in the House to ask the Minister of Justice a question in respect of mandatory jail terms. I asked ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-305 Thank you, Mr. Chair. To pick up on some of the other lines of questions from other members, you very clearly indicated, and I fully support, ...