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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.

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, the criminal organization that Nick Chan is the head of is the so-called Fresh Off the Boat gang, a gang linked to more than ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Madam Speaker, I rise to speak to Bill C-74, the budget implementation act. Two and a half years ago, when the government was elected, it could ...

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, yesterday, first-degree murder charges against notorious gang leader Nick Chan were thrown out of court due to delay. The Minister of Justice claims that ...

Voted Yes on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

Posted on Twitter Joining @ABDanielleSmith on @NewsTalk770 at 11:15 AM MST to discuss latest murder case dropped due to due delay & J… https://t.co/NFbjaKPRP2

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Humboldt Broncos Bus Crash Mr. Speaker, our nation grieves the tragic accident involving the Humboldt Broncos. While this is a national tragedy, it has hit particularly close to home for ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, today in Calgary, first degree murder charges involving notorious gang leader Nick Chan were thrown out of court due to delay. A year and ...

Posted on Twitter I rose to honour fmr #StAlbert @RaidersAAA players Conner Lukan, Jaxon Joseph, Logan Hunter & Stephen Wack who lost… https://t.co/fllSHPEZhv

Posted on Twitter Another murder case dropped due to delay. Meanwhile, the Justice Minister does nothing to appoint judges. She bear… https://t.co/ghvfM6DvF0

This week

Voted No on Vote #647 on Bill C-68 Amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence

Posted on Twitter W/@KellyMcCauleyMP & Laurie Hawn at @glenrosefdn gala to support their great work #wearyourcourage https://t.co/WixZSifnYc

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Ribbons line the streets of #StAlbert to show support & sympathy for the Humboldt Broncos & all those impacted by t… https://t.co/yYTmp3HxvN

Posted on Twitter My thoughts & prayers are with all those impacted by the horrible tragedy involving the Humboldt Broncos including… https://t.co/6Xa8SKZOTu

Mentioned by St. Albert Gazette Justice delayed St. Albert MP Michael Cooper along with MP Michelle Rempel launched a new petition to urge the federal government to fill current vacancies, citing a dozen positions yet to be filled. Since Cooper and Rempel's announcement, a new Court of Queen's Bench ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by The Daily Courier Relatives of woman, daughter killed in Calgary raise concerns about court delays Conservative MPs Michelle Rempel and Michael Cooper said the Trudeau government is failing victims of crime and their families. Rempel said the family of Baillie and her daughter approached her with concerns that Downey's case could be thrown out ...

Mentioned by St. Albert Gazette Federal criminal justice bill aims to reduce court backlogs St. Albert MP Michael Cooper said that a massive criminal justice reform bill introduced by the federal government will not reduce court backlogs as efficiently as appointing more judges. The federal government introduced a large bill, known as Bill C ...

Mentioned by Medicine Hat News Relatives of woman, girl killed in Calgary raise concerns about court delays Family members and MP Michael Cooper, left, look on as Scott Hamilton, centre, holds back tears as he talks about murder trial delays for victims Sara Baillie and her daughter Taliyah Marsman at a press conference in Calgary, Alta. on Tuesday, March 3 ...

Mentioned by Calgary Herald Judge shortage puts murder trials in jeopardy, say Alberta MPs Speaking to media Tuesday morning, Calgary Nose Hill MP Michelle Rempel and St. Albert Edmonton MP Michael Cooper called on federal Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould to clear logjams of cases they say are causing unacceptable delays in Canada's ...

Three weeks ago

Voted Yes on Vote #646 on Bill S-232 Respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Voted No on Vote #645 on Bill C-344 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)

Mentioned by St. Albert Gazette Cooper part of study of human trafficking St. Albert MP Michael Cooper spent last week travelling across Canada on the federal justice committee to learn more about human trafficking in the country. The tour is part of the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights study of the impact of ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Human Trafficking in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses. I want to follow up with Sergeant Laflamme and Ms. Mosley with respect to preliminary hearings. You ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Impact Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, I am going to be splitting my time. I rise to speak to Bill C-69, a massive 400-page omnibus bill. Canadians will remember during ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Mr. Speaker, I rise to speak to Bill C-364, an act to amend the Canada Elections Act, introduced by the hon. member for Terrebonne. Bill C-364 ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I speak in strong support of our Conservative motion calling on the government to remove the outrageous and unconstitutional Liberal values test that requires ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Counselling and Other Mental Health Supports for Jurors I'm now going to turn to Mr. Dore from Australia. You talked a little bit about the juror support program in Victoria, and you cited some ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Counselling and Other Mental Health Supports for Jurors Thank you, Mr. Chair. I have two questions. I will pose them both and then the witnesses can answer. Mr. Rodrigue, you made reference to the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Counselling and Other Mental Health Supports for Jurors Mr. Kyllo, you alluded to the Manitoba debriefing program. We really haven't heard much evidence about that program. I understand it was established in 2005, but ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Nomination of the Honourable Sheilah L. Martin to the Supreme Court of ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Madam Minister. Thank you, Ms. Campbell, for your presentations, for your work, and the work of the advisory board in ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Counselling and Other Mental Health Supports for Jurors Thank you, witnesses. Ms. Bielecka, I have a couple of questions about Ontario's program. In terms of the counselling services, you said there are eight. There ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Counselling and Other Mental Health Supports for Jurors Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses for your testimony, for being here, and for relaying your experiences as jurors. It's obviously ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Counselling and Other Mental Health Supports for Jurors Thank you to all the witnesses for their testimony. I know it's very difficult for each of you. All of you talked about the fact that ...