House of Commons photo

Track Michael

Your Say

In Parliament

Elsewhere

Crucial Fact

  • His favourite word is justice.

Conservative MP for St. Albert—Edmonton (Alberta)

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

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #233 That the House do now proceed to the Orders of the Day.

Posted on Twitter ICYMI, this Liberal fiscal train-wreck #Budget2017 will add more than $100B in debt by 2021 while raising taxes on… https://t.co/twGuefvO9z

Posted on Twitter Lib #Budget2017 of tax hikes on hardworking Canadians, reckless spending & more than $100B of debt by 2021 = fiscal vandalism #cdnpoli

Two days ago

Voted No on Vote #232 on Bill C-41

Voted No on Vote #231 on Bill C-41

Voted No on Vote #230 on Bill C-41

Voted No on Vote #229 That this House do concur in Interim Supply as follows: That a sum not exceeding $30,140,965,114.44 being composed ...

This week

Posted on Twitter Door-knocking for @BobBenzen with @jeneroux @RachaelHarderMP in Calgary-Heritage. Great team. Strong support at the… https://t.co/0HrcGiZEB3

Posted on Twitter With my friend Myrna Fyfe, MLA for St. Albert from 1979 to 1986. Solid Lougheed Conservative on Team Kenney… https://t.co/uKtD64PiBW

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Great to meet with @ranelsharkawi #Daughtersofthevote rep. 4 #stalbert #yeg. Our future is bright with young leade… https://t.co/Mjxd2wRj9E

Posted on Twitter At @edmontonpolice gala to celebrate 125 years of service & excellence. Thnx to all present & past EPS members for working to make #yeg safe

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 ...

Two weeks ago

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 ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Wynn's Law: Tory Bail Reform Bill Passes 2nd Reading With Help From 27 Liberal MPs Conservative MP Michael Cooper speaks in the House of Commons on Oct. 6, 2016. (Photo: Adrian Wyld/CP). The government made it clear in November that it would not back the bill. Sean Casey, parliamentary secretary to the justice minister at the time, ...

Mentioned by 630ched.com Federal government expected to remove 'zombie laws' from Criminal Code In December 2016, Bret McCann, joined by his wife and St. Albert MP Michael Cooper, called on the government to make changes to the Criminal Code to remove inoperative and unconstitutional sections. Julia Wong, Global News. The federal government is ...

Mentioned by CJOB Federal government expected to remove 'zombie laws' from Criminal Code In December 2016, Bret McCann, joined by his wife and St. Albert MP Michael Cooper, called on the government to make changes to the Criminal Code to remove inoperative and unconstitutional sections. Julia Wong, Global News. The federal government is ...

Mentioned by iNews880.com Federal government expected to remove 'zombie laws' from Criminal Code In December 2016, Bret McCann, joined by his wife and St. Albert MP Michael Cooper, called on the government to make changes to the Criminal Code to remove inoperative and unconstitutional sections. Julia Wong, Global News ...

Mentioned by AM900 CHML Federal government expected to remove 'zombie laws' from Criminal Code In December 2016, Bret McCann, joined by his wife and St. Albert MP Michael Cooper, called on the government to make changes to the Criminal Code to remove inoperative and unconstitutional sections. Julia Wong, Global News. The federal government is ...

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 ...

Three weeks ago

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, ...

A month ago

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 in the House on Government Appointments Madam Speaker, Canada's justice system faces a crisis as a result of the failure by the Minister of Justice to fill judicial vacancies in a timely ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Madam Speaker, last fall, Travis Vader's conviction of two counts of second degree murder of Lyle and Marie McCann was vacated after the trial judge based ...

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, ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Access to the Justice System Thank you, Mr. Chair. To follow up on Mr. MacGregor's question for Mr. Thomas, we certainly have heard a lot of testimony about the fact there ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Access to the Justice System Thank you for that. I pose this to Mr. Ferguson or Ms. Froc, and frankly, any of the other witnesses. One of the concerns highlighted in ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-201 Thank you for that. I want to turn to a different issue, and in particular the Torys opinion. I don't know if any of you have ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-201 I'm a little unclear from your answer to my question whether you consider genetic discrimination to be a legitimate public health evil. You made the comment, ...