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  • His favourite word is canada's.

Conservative MP for Thornhill (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 59% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Bad news, North Korea just launched another ballistic missile. Good news, another failure. https://t.co/AerntMK0bi

Posted on Twitter @SergeHalytsky @ProConAJ @MichaelChongMP @Empire_Club It's time for collegial respect. Debate ideas respectfully. Cast vote. Accept result.

Posted on Twitter @SergeHalytsky @ProConAJ @MichaelChongMP @Empire_Club Michael's Tory credentials, impeccable. That attitude led to 13 years in wilderness.

Posted on Twitter @Billbrowder No excuse for Libs to delay S-227: Senate passed, tabled in House by MP Bezan after FAAE report urges Cdn sanctions expansion

Posted on Twitter Tor Mayor@JohnTory slams On Lib budget: says it delays Yonge St North subway extension. https://t.co/uefw9BbA7U

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter @CBCNews To be precise, $35.00 per test... compared to nickels and dimes per alcohol blow. Ottawa dumping big cost on municipal forces.

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in South Sudan Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you for the critically important work you do in the countries around South Sudan. I'd like to ask for your thoughts ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy Thank you, Director Dawson. I'd love to give you an opportunity now to discuss the security and defence considerations that you didn't have time for in ...

Spoke in the House on International Development Mr. Speaker, our Russian friends just vetoed a UN Security Council resolution against Syria. Yesterday, the international development minister tried to justify the misguided restoration of ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, last week the foreign affairs committee tabled a unanimous report urging the government to not only update and enforce sanctions but also to expand ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy Thank you. Thanks to all of you for appearing today. In 2005 then foreign minister Pettigrew conveyed Canada's disinclination, its refusal, to join the ballistic missile ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, with a nod to Paul Simon: Don't shake your head the budget's author said to me A cluster budget's easy if you take it ...

Spoke in the House on International Development Mr. Speaker, the Liberals rushed to restore education funding to the UN Relief and Works Agency, despite abundant evidence that UNRWA employees actively support terrorism and ...

Spoke in the House on Human Rights Mr. Speaker, well, it is not happening. Canada has urged Venezuela's repressive president to release political prisoners. Lilian Tintori, the wife of Leopoldo Lopez, Venezuela's leading ...

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 Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, the Liberals have been dragging their feet on the Magnitsky sanctions for a year and a half. The Prime Minister's ever-shifting position on the ...

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.

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on The Situation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 25 Years after the ... Thank you, Chair. Thanks to both of you for being with us again today. I'd like to start with a question sparked by your line about ...

Spoke in the House on National Seal Products Day Act Madam Speaker, I am delighted to rise in support of Bill S-208, a bill to designate May 20 of each year as national seal products day. ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, the world was reminded yesterday of the devastating, barbaric effects of chemical weapons. In northern Syria, scores of innocent children, women, and men were ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on The Situation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 25 Years after the ... Thank you, Chair. Thank you, Minister, for fitting our committee into what I know is a very busy schedule. I'd like to thank you for the ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Statutory Review of the Freezing Assets of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act and ... Chair, I think referring it to subcommittee is a waste of time. The window is short, the practice is traditional that a request would go out ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on The Situation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 25 Years after the ... To your remarks in the paper that you co-authored “Illusions versus Reality: Twenty-Five Years of U.S. Policy Towards Russia”, you and your co-authors stressed that the ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Daughters of the Vote Thanks to all of you for very solid presentations, and to your counterparts from other ridings across the country. To Melinda's point about cyber-bullying, this is ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Canadian Architect New Bill will limit destruction and encourage rehabilitation of Canadian heritage buildings The Bill is seconded by Peter Kent, the Member of Parliament for Thornhill. Bill C-323 would seek to limit the destruction of Canada's heritage buildings, and instead encourage the rehabilitation of these culturally significant buildings. The tax ...

Mentioned by Canadian Architect New Bill will limit destruction and encourage rehabilitation of Canadian heritage buildings The Bill is seconded by Peter Kent, the Member of Parliament for Thornhill. Bill C-323 would seek to limit the destruction of Canada's heritage buildings, and instead encourage the rehabilitation of these culturally significant buildings. The tax ...

Mentioned by The Rebel MP Peter Kent on the UN's blacklisting of The Rebel (Full interview) MP Peter Kent is now the Foreign Affairs Critic for the Conservative opposition, but he was also Stephen Harper's longest serving Minister of the Environment. In that capacity, Kent attended a number of the UN's climate change conferences, so he was ...

Mentioned by The Rebel Peter Kent: UN's ban on Rebel journalists should be raised in Parliament Former Conservative Environment Minister Peter Kent knows first hand what UN climate conferences are like, so he was the perfect person to talk to about the United Nation's blacklisting of our journalists from the upcoming COP22 meeting in Marrakech.

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Tories Ask If Canada Will Vote For Human Rights Abusers At UN Tory MP Peter Kent and Liberal MP Pamela Goldsmith-Jones are shown in the House of Commons in 2016. (Photo: CP). Tory foreign affairs critic Peter Kent noted Canada will vote this month for the “sardonically-named” council. He bemoaned that the four ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Peter Kent: It's 'Concerning' Trudeau's Office Won't Criticize China Conservative MP Peter Kent speaks in the House of Commons on Feb. 24, 2016 in Ottawa. (Photo: Adrian Wyld/CP). Trudeau's press secretary Cameron Ahmad declined to answer last week when asked whether the prime minister trusted the Chinese justice ...