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Conservative MP for Calgary Shepard (Alberta)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 66% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Check out my latest FB post on cushy Liberal appointment to fill Consul General position in San Francisco: https://t.co/0YuC9A5nPm

Posted on Twitter Another generic statement by Liberal govt + Lima Grp on Venezuelan crisis. When will CDN government sanction members of regime like US did?

Posted on Twitter @AndrewLeslieMP Noticed NAFTA release today of your CDN consultations skip Alberta. Any reason why?

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Packed crowd at #UCP leadership event for @jkenney in #yycshepard #abpoli #ableg https://t.co/X3LjOf1SSZ

Posted on Twitter At #UCP leadership event for @jkenney + @RicMcIver at Toad and Turtle in #yycshepard #ableg #yyc #abpoli https://t.co/IsP0d1hJoL

This week

Posted on Twitter Held RT w/ @StephanieKusie @BobBenzen on religious rights + keep176.ca petition to keep section 176 of criminal code https://t.co/mzdBcO7Dx2

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Federal Tories predict tough fight ahead for Kenney in Alberta UCP leadership race Tom Kmiec, the MP for Calgary Shepard, has known Mr. Kenney for a decade and considers him a friend and mentor. “I think he'd make the better leader for the United Conservative Party. I think he can win in 2019 and bring all the Conservatives together ...

A month ago

Mentioned by The Catholic Register MP launches e-petition to protect clergy and worship service OTTAWA – Conservative MP Tom Kmiec has launched an e-petition to urge the Liberal government to keep legal sanctions against disrupting worship services or obstructing clergy. ... The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada is also tracking Bill C-51. “The ...

Two months ago

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

Spoke in the House on Victory Foundation Mr. Speaker, this year marks the 25th anniversary of the Victory Foundation, an organization in my riding that works with Calgary's homeless. Its Ogden location offers ...

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)

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am tabling e-petition no. 818, initiated by my constituent Tony Fairfield, which includes 599 signatures. The petitioners are calling on the Government of ...

Mentioned by Canoe First Nations woman wins reserve financial dispute First Nations woman wins reserve financial dispute. Charmaine Stick with MP Tom Kmiec, discussing efforts to enforce the law on First Nations transparency act. (Twitter/Tom Kmiec). Latest News. Renewed tensions between Cuba and U.S. won't impact ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Return With regard to the Minister of Public Services and Procurement Canada: (a) what action has been taken to fulfill a fair wages policy, as is laid ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the Tribute to Liberty’s Memorial to the Victims of Communism: (a) what are the current expected start and completion dates for construction of ...

Spoke in the House on Turkey Mr. Speaker, Canadians of Turkish heritage who disagree with the domestic policies of Ankara are worried. The Turkish government has broadened its crackdown against the coup ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Development Finance Initiative I have another question. Regarding the projects in which you choose to invest, how do you decide the risk you're willing to take? For example, do ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Mr. Speaker, the mandate letter to the Minister of Democratic Institutions, which is connected to Bill C-50 on political financing, says to set up an independent ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the opportunity to be joining the debate on Bill C-51, this late in the night. Before I go too far, I will ...

Mentioned by The Epoch Times MP Presents Petition Calling for Release of Canadian Citizen Detained in China Conservative MP Tom Kmiec talks to NTD Television inside Parliament in Ottawa on May 2, 2017. Kmiec presented a petition in the House calling for the release of Canadian citizen Sun Qian, who was detained in Beijing in early February. (NTD Television).

Spoke in the House on Main Estimates, 2017-18 Madam Speaker, in the minister's mandate letter, it says to bring forward options to create an independent commissioner to organize the political party leaders' debate, and ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Development Finance Initiative Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to go immediately to talking about risk taking, because with the previous two witnesses, I didn't get a chance to ...

Mentioned by National Observer Tory MP wants Liberals to help keep NEB jobs in Calgary Calgary is the energy capital of Canada, Tom Kmiec told National Observer, and the city's only two Liberal MPs — backbencher Darshan Kang and Veteran Affairs Minister Kent Hehr — have a responsibility to keep it that way. "They need to speak up much ...

Mentioned by 660 News Politicians frustrated with changes to Green Line LRT In a joint statement, MP Michelle Rempel, MP Tom Kmiec, Councillor Sean Chu and community leaders expressed their frustration at the changes that were made. Councillor Chu said he found out about the new plans Thursday through the media, before the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Order in Council Appointment of the Honourable Stéphane Dion to the Position ... Okay, I'll move on to another one. This is also tactical. I'll explain it as well. We're on the opposition side, so one of the things ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you both for being here today. We had two witnesses come in before who talked a great deal about NAFTA and ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Order in Council Appointment of the Honourable Stéphane Dion to the Position ... If I can get to the last one, I'll be happy. In Hong Kong on April 27, nine democracy activists were arrested ahead of the July ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on The Situation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 25 Years after the ... I'm going to interrupt you right there, just so I can continue Mr. Saini's point about central Asia. I'm going to use a non-western source. Stanislav ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Chief Electoral Officer’s report entitled "An Electoral Framework for the 21st Century: ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm very pleased to be able to join the debate, finally, after my colleague Mr. Genuis was able to complete his introduction ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Statutory Review of the Freezing Assets of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm just going to read the motion. It states: That, pursuant to standing orders 110 and 111, the Standing Committee on Foreign ...