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Conservative MP for Thornhill (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the government’s response to Q-1503 where it indicated that it was aware of six incidents of leaked information, but that only one individual ...

Voted Yes on Vote #977 on Bill C-51 Amend the Criminal Code and the Department of Justice Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Voted No on Vote #976 on Bill C-51 Amend the Criminal Code and the Department of Justice Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Posted on Twitter Excellent, encouraging briefing from Canada Section of @ScholarsAtRisk . 23 Cdn universities now hosting Scholars… https://t.co/FLpGSr1H8Y

Posted on Twitter PM still hiding behind asterisks. Hybrid Security/Intel Comm asked to investigate claimed foreign interference on I… https://t.co/BFHij8YKpR

Posted on Twitter PM still hiding behind asterisks. Hybrid Security/Intel Comm asked to investigate claimed foreign interference on I… https://t.co/0RiJSbrzct

Posted on Twitter Tnx to Majed El Shafie + One Free World Int. for assembling a delegation of groups subject to gross human rights vi… https://t.co/lB9Ms7nixe

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter @ktagseth @PnPCBC @nathancullen @JustinTrudeau @marcomendicino Read the pseudo Committee report. Members were aske… https://t.co/Di5KwyhY3e

Posted on Twitter Lighting the 8th/final Chanukah candle at Thornhill’s Garnett Williams Centre w Rabbi Kaplan + Vaughan councillors… https://t.co/ZPSjpKhQKh

This week

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the decision by the Minister of National Defence to hire James Cudmore as a Senior Policy Advisor in late 2015 or early 2016: ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, ethical lapses have become the hallmark of the current government. The Liberals seem determined now, in their final year in office, to set a ...

Didn't vote on Vote #975 on Bill C-392 Amend the Aeronautics Act, the Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act and other Acts (application of ...

Didn't vote on Vote #974 Private Members' Business M-151 (National strategy to combat plastic pollution)

Didn't vote on Vote #973 18th Report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, page 3 of this first report of the new committee lays bare a process that allows the Prime Minister to censor the report not ...

Spoke in the House on Prime Minister's Trip to India Mr. Speaker, let us get specific. The Prime Minister's Office now says that the PM did not invite any of the business people who joined his ...

Spoke in the House on Member for Brampton East Mr. Speaker, it is getting to the point where we need a criminal investigation flow chart to understand the relationship between a Liberal MP, a Liberal ...

Mentioned by MobileSyrup Federal MPs say Canada should exercise caution with Huawei, 'put a pause' on 5G plans Echoing the sentiments of several of his colleagues, Conservative Member of Parliament Peter Kent says Canada should “put a pause” on Huawei's efforts to provide 5G mobile network equipment to the country's carriers. After learning that New Zealand ...

Spoke in the House on News Media Industry Mr. Speaker, it has been a week since the Liberals announced their undefined, mis-targeted, temporary patch of a $600-million plus election year bailout for Canada's struggling ...

Mentioned by Voiceonline.com Conservatives say Raj Grewal has yet to resign as MP, call on him to quit CONSERVATIVE Critic for Ethics, Peter Kent, on Wednesday called on Raj Grewal, Liberal MP for Brampton East, to resign his House of Commons seat. Kent said in a statement: “Today, Canadians learned from media reports that Raj Grewal abused his ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, major ethical lapses are a hallmark of the Liberal government. Today, we learned that Raj Grewal, the former member for Brampton East, has been ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook Thank you, Chair. Thank you, Commissioner, for appearing before us again today. Earlier this year, we learned in our study of the scandal with Cambridge Analytica, ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Meeting Requested by Four Members of the Committee to Discuss their Request ... Thank you very much, Chair. Just as a matter of clarification, it is, as you said, a motion signed by all four opposition members of the ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook Thank you very much, Chair. My apologies for my tardy arrival. Thanks to all of you for coming today. It is much appreciated, and there is ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Conservative MP Kent's Instagram, Facebook accounts recently hacked, says more needs to be done to protect ... Conservative MP Peter Kent says his Instagram and Facebook accounts were recently hacked and shortly before officials from the Communications Security Establishment warned MPs that federal political parties, politicians, and traditional and social ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook Thank you, Chair, and thank you, Mr. McKay, for joining us again. Let me say at the beginning that I consider the Google search engine to ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook I appreciate that, Chair. Thank you very much. Thank you to all for appearing this morning. I recognize that the Competition Bureau and the bank have ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook Thank you very much, Chair. Just to respond briefly to Mr. Picard's quibble, I think that whenever a foreign organization and foreign funds are moved into ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook Thank you, Chair. Thanks to you both for very helpful, very informative presentations today. Just to start, Ms. Wylie, with regard to your concern about sidewalk ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook Thanks very much, Chair. I've been impressed that all of you have said in different ways today that we should be cautious about over-regulating with regard ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Hill Times Maxime Bernier's explosive exit from Conservative Party has 'no impact' on Tory Halifax huddle, say MPs Mr. Bernier disrespected the 3,000 delegates who've arrived in Halifax to have those debates, said MP Peter Kent (Thornhill, Ont.). “This party can confront serious issues,” he told The Hill Times following an afternoon caucus meeting in Halifax. “For ...

Mentioned by The Post Millennial 5 Times Justin Trudeau has resorted to insults and name-calling In 2011 during a heated exchange in parliament on the Kyoto protocol, the then sitting MP Justin Trudeau interrupted Peter Kent and shouted “oh, you piece of shit!” When pressed on his comments, Trudeau admitted his remark was unparliamentary and ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Departments dodging MP query on Facebook meetings, say critics Ethics critics NDP MP Charlie Angus, left, and Conservative MP Peter Kent, right, say the Lobbying Act should change to capture all lobbying activity, including government-initiated meetings with Facebook Canada's head of public policy Kevin Chan ...