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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.

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, it is a privilege to rise to speak to Bill C-46, the government's alcohol and drug-impaired driving legislation. I had the opportunity to study ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, sentences handed down for impaired driving causing death are an absolute joke, with offenders walking away with fines as low as $1,500. Instead of ...

Mentioned by St. Albert Gazette Bret McCann wants removal of zombie laws McCann spoke with St. Albert MP and the Opposition's shadow deputy minister of justice Michael Cooper over the weekend at the unveiling of the sculpture honouring the couple's life. McCann was concerned to hear the legislation had not moved since the ...

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Supreme Court Act Mr. Speaker, it is a privilege to rise to speak to Bill C-203, introduced by the member for Drummond. Bill C-203 would amend the Supreme Court ...

Voted Yes on Vote #369 on Bill C-57 Amend the Federal Sustainable Development

Voted Yes on Vote #368 Opposition Motion (Support for forestry workers)

Mentioned by Edmonton Journal Slain St. Albert couple's son pleads with Ottawa to prioritize 'zombie law' bill McCann said he was upset when he spoke to Edmonton-St. Albert Conservative MP Michael Cooper on Sunday and learned the bill hasn't moved forward. Said Cooper in an interview with the Journal: “There's no reason why this should be held up. It could ...

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #367 Private Members' Business M-108 (Contribution of ranchers and farmers)

Voted No on Vote #366 on Bill C-349 Amend the Criminal Code and to make consequential amendments to other acts (criminal organization)

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Bob Layton editorial: Zombie laws One thing all levels of government seem to be known for is moving at the speed of wood. It seems to take forever to make a change. The latest complaint comes from St. Albert-Edmonton MP Michael Cooper and has to do with the portions of the Criminal ...

Voted No on Vote #365 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Justice claims to support mandatory sentences for serious offences. However, Liberal MPs voted to defeat a Conservative amendment to Bill C-46 ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter W/Curtis Joseph at #stalbert Retirement Residence fundraiser in support of Sturgeon Community Hospital Foundation.… https://t.co/JtkF7H3aba

Posted on Twitter Libs spent $212k on cover of 2017 budget including $89.5k for models posing as middle-class Canadians. Your tax dol… https://t.co/wVLVaK5JgC

Posted on Twitter “taxing the kid flipping burgers for tuition? Well, that serving of political stupidity is supersized.” https://t.co/RdyXqvWmTS

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Edmontonians stand united following last night's cowardly terrorist attack. Our peaceful, caring City won't be shaken by violence & hate

Posted on Twitter Surprised while doorknocking 4 @DaneLIoyd to run into my Gr 1 teacher Mrs. Howrish who was doorknocking for municip… https://t.co/Q1dZrtkM6D

Posted on Twitter . @KellyMcCauleyMP & I doorknocking w/ @DaneLIoyd in #sturgeonriverparkland. Great support. Lots of opposition to L… https://t.co/4AzJxHA47B

Mentioned by St. Albert Gazette MP Michael Cooper urges business to speak out on tax changes Proposed federal tax changes were the topic when business owners met at a meeting hosted by Michael Cooper, Conservative MP for St. Albert – Edmonton. “These tax changes, make no mistake, are major. They're radical, they're unfair and they will ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 Thank you. Ms. Thompson, on the issue of efforts to create awareness and education around drug-impaired driving and alcohol-impaired driving, you alluded to the fact that ...

Mentioned by St. Albert Gazette Candidates selected for Sturgeon River-Parkland byelection After a week of nomination races the Sturgeon River-Parkland byelection race is in full swing. The Conservatives have nominated Dane Lloyd, a 26-year-old who served as parliamentary adviser to St. Albert MP Michael Cooper. Lloyd beat out former ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses. I want to start out with Ms. Wallage regarding per se limits. I have reviewed the “Report ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Tories choose Dane Lloyd as their candidate for Ambrose's vacant seat Ambrose announced she was leaving federal politics in May. Before seeking the nomination, Lloyd served as Conservative MP Michael Cooper's parliamentary adviser. He also worked previously for Ed Fast when he was trade minister and for Jason Kenney ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Export and Import Permits Act Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to rise to speak to Bill C-47, an act to amend the Export and Import Permits Act and the Criminal ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 Thank you to the witnesses. It's good to see you back, Mr. Spratt. I know you've become a thoroughly frequent witness before our committee. On the ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 Thank you to the witnesses. Most especially, thank you to Ms. Arsenault for her powerful testimony. We've had an opportunity to meet a number of times. ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 Thank you for that clarification. Dr. Mann, I want to follow up on your testimony respecting mandatory breath testing. I certainly agree that there are far ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition arising from the arrest of Qian Sun by the Chinese Communist authorities for no other reason than ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Justice likes to say that she is proud of her record. Is the minister proud of the near-historic number of judicial ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Return With regard to merchandise purchased by the government with the Canada 150 logo, since January 1, 2016: (a) what Canada 150 merchandise was manufactured outside of ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 Certainly, I would be very interested in any study, because let's not underestimate the fact that this is a significant infringement on individual liberty when we're ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Consideration of Kathleen Roussel for Appointment as Director of Public Prosecutions I have one question. Thank you, Ms. Roussel, for being here today. I just want to follow up on or maybe dig down a little further ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under Administrative Tribunals Support Service of Canada, ... I will tell you who is not pleased: the families of victims who have seen serious criminal cases, including first-degree murder, child abuse, and sexual assault ...