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  • His favourite word is iran.

Conservative MP for Thornhill (Ontario)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter Thnx to Sobeys Thornhill Charity Carnival supporting Dani #Developing+NurturingIndependence https://t.co/X66dzTfYRR

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter North Korea's latest ballistic missile tests troubling. Cda shud condemn/stand with allies. https://t.co/X1NdGvRod9

Posted on Twitter Assured Ukraine ConGen #CPC MPs will push Libs to restore Cda's diminished Ukraine policies https://t.co/68yqvDUPom

Posted on Twitter Honoured to participate in Ukraine 25th Anniv celebrations at Queen's Park. #SlavaUkraini https://t.co/bZS4XuaYRQ

Posted on Twitter Thoughts, prayers with victims,survivors of earthquake in central Italy https://t.co/ox1en7l3dl

Posted on Twitter Happy 25th Anniversary internauts. World Wide Web a phenom of our time. #Connected https://t.co/HPeYqcdIBH

A month ago

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) MPs of all stripes decry Turkish government's reaction to failed coup Conservative foreign affairs critic Peter Kent, left, Liberal MP and chair of the Canada-Turkey Parliamentary Friendship Group Judy Sgro, and Turkish Ambassador Selçuk Ünal. Mr. Kent and Ms. Sgro suggest there could be consequences for the relationship ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Women, Peace and Security The changes are very slight. I could read the entire proposed amendment, but the changes we would make would delete “that there is strong evidence”, and ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, today's UN report is unequivocal, that genocide against Yazidis has occurred and is ongoing and, as important, that there must be no impunity for ...

Voted Yes on Vote #103 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted Yes (against his party) on Vote #102 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill C-223 Establish the Canadian Organ Donor Registry and to coordinate and promote organ donation throughout Canada

Voted Yes (against his party) on Vote #100 on Bill C-210 Amend the National Anthem Act (gender)

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I thank my hon. colleague for his motion. His supply day motion is floated on the isolated pools of alcohol across our country, and ...

Voted No on Vote #99 on Bill C-20

Three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canadian Government's Countries of Focus for Bilateral Development Assistance Okay. It is shocking, the notoriety Guatemala has as a place for femicide, not only among the domestic population but also because husbands across the region, ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to rise to support the motion by the member for Sturgeon River—Parkland. It is tragically incredible that in 2016 any minister ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canadian Government's Countries of Focus for Bilateral Development Assistance In the interests of time, I'll limit myself to one question. It is for Professor Zyla, and it continues along the lines of the terrorism-development nexus. ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, by any realistic measure, last week's visit by China's foreign minister did not go so well. Again, the Prime Minister broke with protocol and ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canadian Government's Countries of Focus for Bilateral Development Assistance Thank you very much, Chair, and thank you gentlemen, both of you, for some provocative, thought-provoking messages. I sense from the testimony we've heard and from ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, diplomatic news conferences are usually the stuff of deflected questions and high-level platitudes. However, yesterday, the Chinese foreign minister furiously dressed down a journalist ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, Kevin Garratt, a Canadian citizen who for years has assisted humanitarian programs into North Korea from his café in Dandong, China, has been imprisoned ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canadian Government's Countries of Focus for Bilateral Development Assistance and Briefing from ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you, gentlemen, for your services. Thank you for a wonderfully effective fund in working to contain and perhaps one ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canadian Government's Countries of Focus for Bilateral Development Assistance Thank you, Chair. In the interest of getting around the table, I'll put just one question. It's a big question, but it's also fairly narrowly focused. ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Cariboo—Prince George. The House is built on centuries of democratic evolution in the mother ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Peter Kent endorses Michael Chong for Conservative leadership Describing Michael Chong as a “man of principle” who “represents the Conservative Party of tomorrow”, Conservative MP and former environment minister Peter Kent endorsed Chong's bid for the Conservative leadership on Wednesday. “I'm supporting ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Peter Kent endorses Michael Chong for Conservative leadership Describing Michael Chong as a “man of principle” who “represents the Conservative Party of tomorrow”, Conservative MP and former environment minister Peter Kent endorsed Chong's bid for the Conservative leadership on Wednesday. “I'm supporting ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canadian Government's Countries of Focus for Bilateral Development Assistance Thank you very much. I was impressed by the suggestion of five recommendations with regard to the re-evaluation of countries of focus. My question bears on ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Human Rights Situation in Iran Thank you very much, Chair. Gentlemen, as you know, in 2008 the European Union delisted the Mujahideen-e-Khalq as a terrorist organization, and every year recently the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, it has become a hallmark, and again with the TPP, of this young government to postpone and procrastinate on making tough policy decisions on ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Conservative MP Kent wants party to ditch membership fee Conservative MP Peter Kent is planning on arguing to get rid of the party's membership fee at the Conservative policy convention in Vancouver next month, while he and other Conservative MPs are also concerned turnout for the gathering might be low ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Conservative MP Kent wants party to ditch membership fee Conservative MP Peter Kent is planning on arguing to get rid of the party's membership fee at the Conservative policy convention in Vancouver next month, while he and other Conservative MPs are also concerned turnout for the gathering might be low ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Peter Kent Conservative MP Peter Kent called Ambrose's leadership “terrific”. “She's been exactly what we needed,” said Kent. Ambrose became interim leader on the party — which, for public consumption, means leader of the Conservatives in the House of Commons, ...