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  • Her favourite word is refugees.

Conservative MP for Calgary Nose Hill (Alberta)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 60% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter It appears I owe a friend in Oklahoma a beer. Very interesting article. https://t.co/0jDxpl8Cn0

Posted on Twitter I can't believe we have to say this, but don't do this. https://t.co/GdG3WfGPBW

Posted on Twitter @jengerson Same goes for legislating.

Posted on Twitter @jengerson @cselley @jonkay 3/ Tongue in cheek, the net effect can to reenforce populism or conformity of dogma, or… https://t.co/g7Rf7YlKfg

Posted on Twitter @jengerson @cselley @jonkay 2/ Which is part of twitter's limitations as a tool 4 innovation - it's difficult to sw… https://t.co/SORX4IIoOH

Posted on Twitter @jengerson @cselley @jonkay I have no quantitative evidence, just a long block list of eggs with 7 followers. 1/

This week

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada World Refugee Day: Opposition MPs Call On Trudeau Liberals To Overhaul Asylum System But Conservative immigration critic Michelle Rempel noted there are 45,000 cases currently in the backlog for private sponsorship. "This means that many of the world's most persecuted — including Iraqi Christians, Yazidis, and LGBTQ-plus, many of whom ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, Conservatives fully support many aspects of this report, including the recommendation for regular funding of the rainbow assistance program, which was started under the ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, the government's rush to process Syrian refugees has resulted in a backlog of almost 45,000 privately sponsored refugees. This means that many of the ...

Spoke in the House on World Refugee Day Mr. Speaker, today is World Refugee Day, and on behalf of the Conservative Party of Canada, I call upon the Liberals to immediately develop a fully ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, that is a lot of words that say that the minister is refusing to enforce the law. Why can she not just stand up ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Canada's immigration consultant regulator not doing enough to fight fraud, say MPs Rachel Gilmore. Saturday, June 17th, 2017. Conservative MP Michelle Rempel asks a question in the House of Commons in Ottawa, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Canada's immigration consultant regulator not doing enough to fight fraud, say MPs Rachel Gilmore. Saturday, June 17th, 2017. Conservative MP Michelle Rempel asks a question in the House of Commons in Ottawa, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld ...

Spoke in the House on Citizenship and Immigration Mr. Speaker, an explosive report shows that in the last 18 months Canada has seen a massive spike in asylum claims that will cost taxpayers a ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Immigration Consultants and M-39, Immigration to Atlantic Canada Thank you. All right, here we are, and I'm looking at my colleagues and their staff from a point of wanting to do something that resembles ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Roadmap and Immigration in Francophone Minority Communities Thank you, Mr. Chair. My questions are in relation to recommendation 13 of the report by the committee. It relates to the recruitment of immigrants identified ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, I rise in debate tonight to follow up with a question that I raised some months ago with regard to ongoing and sustained support ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Citizenship Act Madam Speaker, I thank my colleague for his intervention. I also want to take this opportunity to thank him for his service as vice-chair of the ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on M-39, Immigration to Atlantic Canada That's a definite “I don't know” on 3,700 jobs. I'll move on to a different report. Four of your colleagues wrote a report called the “Report ...

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Mr. Speaker, it is with great pleasure that I rise in debate tonight on Bill C-24, an act to amend the Salaries Act and to make ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca 'What a waste': MP's filibuster keeps Cape Breton councillor from addressing committee But McDougall said she didn't get a chance to speak because of a filibuster by Alberta MP Michelle Rempel, the Tory immigration critic, that lasted for more than an hour until the committee adjourned. "The worst part is, there was myself and several ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on M-39, Immigration to Atlantic Canada I should say, Mr. Chair, that I didn't actually ask for the witnesses to leave. If you had asked me to cede the floor to them, ...

A month ago

Mentioned by National Post Social conservatives 'excited' at prospect of larger voice with Scheer leading Tories “This is the only question that I've been asked since the end of the leadership,” Tory MP Michelle Rempel told reporters after the Conservative caucus met Monday morning. She said her party is focused on the economy, and pointed out Scheer has said he ...

Mentioned by National Post Social conservatives 'excited' at prospect of larger voice with Scheer leading Tories “This is the only question that I've been asked since the end of the leadership,” Tory MP Michelle Rempel told reporters after the Conservative caucus met Monday morning. She said her party is focused on the economy, and pointed out Scheer has said he ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Immigration Consultants and M-39, Immigration to Atlantic Canada You're seeing a rare moment of unanimity in this committee. I echo the sentiments most of my colleagues have made. The issues that were broadly touched ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Immigration Consultants and 2011 LGBTQ Refugee Pilot Project I want to start by saying thank you to all of the witnesses for all the work you've done. I think the work that's been done ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on 2011 LGBTQ Refugee Pilot Project Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'll just preface this by saying that I fully support turning the RRAP into a permanent ongoing program with ongoing funding. To ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Immigration Consultants Thank you, Mr. Chair. To my colleagues in this room, oftentimes I think that when we get into parliamentary committees we can get into this sort ...