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  • His favourite word is budget.

Conservative MP for Calgary Shepard (Alberta)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter @BrettArdiel Absolutely, always interested in more info/data. Send it to tom.kmiec@parl.gc.ca

Posted on Twitter @soychick89 Makes GMO labeling mandatory. Most would then put "may contain". Hard on SMEs to comply + doesnt address broader labeling issues

Posted on Twitter @soychick89 Thx for letting me know, leaning towards voting against law though I agree with much better/clearer lab… https://t.co/Wx6gVB9kSa

Posted on Twitter @BrettArdiel Thx Brett, leaning towards voting against this law. What part of the riding do you live in?

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter @RickFraserYYC Thanks for joining me and for doing the Q and A part as well. #teamwork

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Biggest new of #CPC leadership race w/ @kevinolearytv dropping out to support @MaximeBernier https://t.co/aoiKBYN7Z8 #cdnpoli #yyc #CPCLdr

Two weeks ago

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 Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, it was great to hear from my colleague, the member for Dauphin—Swan River—Neepawa. Hopefully I have pronounced that correctly. I always struggle with it. ...

Voted Yes on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted Yes on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No 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 ... 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 in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to rise in this adjournment proceeding. I had asked a question on February 24, 2017, regarding Reporters Without Borders and ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the Canadian Revenue Agency's (CRA) administration of the Alberta government's new carbon tax rebates: (i) what is the total number of rebate payments ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the 2016-2017 Main Estimates relating to Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development: (a) under Contributions and the allotment for “Annual Voluntary Contributions”, (i) what ...

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 ...

Spoke in the House on Nowruz Mr. Speaker, I rise today to wish Canadians of Kurdish, Persian, Ismaili, and Central Asian heritage a very happy Nowruz, as this week marks the start ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Land Line Telephone Service Mr. Speaker, I am rising to table petition e-642, my first electronic petition, signed by 2,252 people in support of the member for Calgary Confederation's private ...

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Mr. Speaker, I have another question then to the minister, if he could answer this one. He just said that 18 members of the House have ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Return With regard to immigration to Canada, between November 4, 2015, and December 6, 2016: (a) how many economic class immigrants have been admitted to Canada; (b) ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Development of a National Pharmacare Program I'm not going to continue reading from the court decision, but I want to ask questions about this provincial inability versus provincial inaction. Both of you ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on The Situation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 25 Years after the ... Thanks to both of you for appearing before the committee. I'll start with you, Mr. Charap. You talked about the stalemate of “post-Soviet pathologies”. I want ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on The Situation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 25 Years after the ... I want to go back to something Mr. Sidhu brought up and something you had said, Madam DeBardeleben, about the European Union and who we are ...

Mentioned by Rudaw Canadian MP urges solidarity with Kurds over diplomatic relations with Tehran And Kurdish prisoners are jailed for extended periods of time, are subject to extra judicial killing and executions without due process,” Tom Kmiec, Conservative member of parliament for Calgary Shepard said, addressing the Canadian parliament on Monday.

Three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing by Global Partnership for Education and Human Rights Situation in Burundi Thanks to both of you for this presentation. It's been interesting to learn about what your organization does. I was talking to my colleague, and one ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Public Health Effects of Online Violent and Degrading Sexually Explicit Material on ... Jillian, your third child, was born in January. I want to take this in a slightly different direction. I sit on the foreign affairs committee. You ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Statutory Review of the Freezing Assets of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act and ... I have three questions. They are pretty short. Thank you very much for coming in. I note our agenda says “Human Rights Situation in China”. It ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Treat Alberta job losses as national crisis, MPs urge government Conservative MPs are pushing the federal government to view Alberta's job market as a national crisis and want Ottawa to come up with a wide-ranging policy response. Calgary Shepard MP Tom Kmiec tried unsuccessfully this week to trigger an emergency ...

Mentioned by The Rebel WATCH: Bloc Quebecois MP laughs at hardship of unemployed energy workers CPC MP Tom Kmiec for the riding of Calgary-Shepard was speaking for pipelines and about the very real struggles of the 200,000 unemployed in Alberta. As he was making his plea, a Bloc Quebecois MP named Gabriel Ste-Marie mocked him, laughed and ...

Mentioned by National Post Contempt for Alberta? In the House, a Bloc Quebecois MP dismisses the plight of laid-off resource workers As Tom Kmiec, a Conservative MP from Alberta, delivers a “Member's Statement” pleading for federal support for his ailing province, you can see Bloc Quebecois MP Gabriel Ste-Marie, who represents the riding of Joliette, grin at Kmiec's concerns and ...

Mentioned by Kurdistan24 Canadian MP introduces motion to recognize Kurdish genocide OTTAWA, Canada (Kurdistan24) – A Canadian Member of Parliament tabled a motion to officially recognize the two-year campaign against Iraqi Kurds in the 1980s as a genocide. Tom Kmiec, Member of Parliament for Calgary Shepard, wanted his parliament ...

Mentioned by Kurdistan24 Canadian MP introduces motion to recognize Kurdish genocide OTTAWA, Canada (Kurdistan24) – A Canadian Member of Parliament tabled a motion to officially recognize the two-year campaign against Iraqi Kurds in the 1980s as a genocide. Tom Kmiec, Member of Parliament for Calgary Shepard, wanted his parliament ...