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Conservative MP for Thornhill (Ontario)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter @Yankees Jays looking to break that streak..to, respectfully, send Yankees off to the post-season..with a tradition… https://t.co/IWKrPg9GOH

Posted on Twitter @CFOperations @RCAF_ARC @DFID_UK @RoyalAirForce Hoping some of that aid qickly onpassed to tiny Salt Cay. Thnx to @RCAF_ARC

Posted on Twitter @sunlorrie And, our optimistic new #CPC leader, Andrew Scheer, has the PM on his heels (and limp, off topic speaking points) in QP.

Posted on Twitter @sunlorrie Only poll that counts is E-Day. But Lib broken promises to crossover voters.. tax grab on middle class.… https://t.co/gnXYpDNLlO

Posted on Twitter @TRobson_Toronto @sunlorrie First I've seen..but reinforces spidy tingles I've been sensing for some time now in fe… https://t.co/5PoBTXMIbO

Posted on Twitter @jamesbezan Another long overdue Lib decision...(like backing Magnitsky leg or imposing sanctions on Venezuela's ab… https://t.co/B7pvhEeLUc

This week

Spoke in the House on Rosh Hashanah Mr. Speaker, this evening at sundown, the Jewish community in Canada and around the world will gather to celebrate Rosh Hashanah, the start of the Jewish ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Indigenous Services filed her public declaration of assets with the Ethics Commissioner on February 26, 2016. In that disclosure, the minister ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the government’s decision to reduce the maximum eligible contribution to a Tax Free Savings Account (TFSA) from $10,000 to $5,500: (a) what is ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by National Observer Here's the one question your angry MP can't answer about Omar Khadr “Omar Khadr pulled the pin from a grenade and tossed it at Sgt. First Class Christopher Speer, a U.S. Army Delta Force medic, on July 27, 2002.” So wrote Peter Kent, Conservative MP and foreign affairs critic, in The Wall Street Journal on July 16 this ...

Mentioned by Toronto Sun Liberals punted on 1st down with $10.5M Omar Khadr settlement When Peter Kent wrote the opinion piece for the Wall Street Journal that tipped off sleeping Americans to the Omar Khadr payoff, he wrote not as a Conservative MP but as the journalist he once was. This is why it resonated so strongly, and suddenly ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail July 22: The Conservative Leader's 'tawdry political ploy.' Plus other letters to the editor Re Scheer Mounts Attack As PM Focuses On NAFTA Talks (July 21): It is one thing to have Peter Kent, a prominent Conservative MP, write a scathing column in an American publication denouncing Canada's decision to settle with Omar Khadr. History tells us ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star MP Peter Kent's column about Omar Khadr in US media is shameful But now, Thornhill MP Peter Kent has decided to go play partisan politics in the right-wing American media. Shameful, shameful, shameful! I find it incredibly un-Canadian that Conservatives would go anywhere abroad and sell out their own government for ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star Omar Khadr payout gains traction in US media after Conservative MP's op-ed Conservative Peter Kent published a scorching op-ed titled, “A Terrorist's Big Payday, Courtesy of Trudeau,” that helped the story gain traction elsewhere. The item began with a description of Khadr killing an American army medic, Christopher Speer ...

Mentioned by Times Colonist US media start noticing Khadr payout as opposition MP helps spread word Canada basically rewarded a murderer." The burst of attention started with a Wall Street Journal piece by a Canadian opposition MP. Conservative Peter Kent published a scorching op-ed titled, "A Terrorist's Big Payday, Courtesy of Trudeau," that helped ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Bill S-226 I would echo my colleagues' remarks. Mr. Chair, I think there should also be recognition of your skilful guidance over the past 15 months or so ...

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

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

Didn't vote on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Didn't vote on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, the air and land blockade of Qatar by Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states is continuing. Saudi Arabia cites Qatari links with militant groups ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Investment Mr. Speaker, the Liberals brushed off the concerns of two former CSIS directors and a former ambassador to China regarding the slapdash sunny-ways sale of Canadian ...

Spoke in the House on Justice for Victims of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act Madam Speaker, it is a true honour to speak in support of Bill S-226. I thank Senator Andreychuk for her initiative in another place and I ...

Spoke in the House on International Development Mr. Speaker, a Hamas terrorist tunnel has been discovered between two Gaza schools run by the UN Relief and Works Agency, UNRWA. The agency, which teaches ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Development Finance Initiative Thank you, Chair. Thanks to both of you. For the past almost 50 years, Canada has been a major partner in the Inter-American Development Bank. We ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Selkirk—Interlake—Eastman. I would like to begin by taking members and folks viewing us across ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy In different ways both of you have mentioned checks and balances in our continental relationship. One issue you brought up was the original rejection by Canada ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy Thank you both for attending. Mr. Galimberti, given your cautions about maintaining bilateral balance with the U.S. industry and your concern about the overproduction of Chinese ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy I have two questions and then I'll cede the rest of my time to Mr. Aboultaif. To begin, I'd like to go beyond the bilateral and ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Development Finance Initiative Thank you, Chair, and thank you very much. You've already addressed many of my questions. I think EDC has a sterling reputation abroad, much so of ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing by the Parliamentary Budget Office and Library of Parliament on studying ... I have a question that is potentially a big one, but I'd just like to get your general thoughts on the topic. Let me say, first ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Order in Council Appointment of the Honourable Stéphane Dion to the Position ... Thank you, Chair, and welcome, Ambassador. Even as you begin your new assignment, China has appointed a new ambassador to Canada and Ambassador Lu Shaye is ...