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Business of Supply  Mr. Speaker, my hon. colleague gave an amazing speech. I know she worked long and hard on that one. In my riding and particularly in my hometown, there is a church community that has been waiting for four years for a Syrian refugee family which it has been trying to settle. I kn

April 24th, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

Natural Resources  Madam Speaker, did I hear 55,000 jobs? I said 125,000 jobs have been lost in northern Alberta since the government took office, and the parliamentary secretary says that we should not worry, because 55,000 have come back. The government's actions have led to the cancellation of

April 18th, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

Natural Resources  Madam Speaker, it is my pleasure to rise tonight to talk about pipelines and their impact on the national economy. I know that 125,000 people in northern Alberta have lost their jobs due to the government's inaction on getting the products produced in the resource development sec

April 18th, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

Trans Mountain Expansion Project  Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister definitely has a credibility issue when he talks about pipelines. He said in the past that he wanted to phase out the oil sands. Then he says this pipeline will definitely get built. When put together, the Prime Minister has no credibility. We know

April 16th, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

Trans Mountain Expansion Project  Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the minister for his great speech. There is nothing in that speech that I can disagree with. It was basically a history of how we got here. What we are looking for, though, are the concrete actions that the minister is going to take today to ma

April 16th, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

Questions Passed as Orders for Returns  With regard to the Canadian Passport Order, since November 4, 2015, in order to prevent the commission of any act or omission referred to in subsection 7(4.1) of the Criminal Code: (a) how many passports has the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship (i) refused, (ii)

April 16th, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

Questions Passed as Orders for Returns  With regard to studies conducted by, or on behalf of, Health Canada, since January 1, 2016: (a) what studies have been done on the side effects of Mifegymiso, including (i) date, (ii) methodology, (iii) who conducted the study, (iv) location, (v) finding; and (b) what data has be

April 16th, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

Natural Resources  Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister says he wants the Trans Mountain pipeline built, but like every promise he makes, it is all talk and no action. Let us be clear. Since the government has taken power, 125,000 jobs have been lost in the Canadian oil patch. That is devastating for lo

April 16th, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

Public Safety  Mr. Speaker, I will be asking a question and I am looking for an answer, not another question. Did the national security adviser give classified information to journalists?

March 26th, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

Questions Passed as Orders for Returns  With regard to the World Economic Forum in Davos in January 2018: (a) how many government employees travelled to Switzerland in relation to the Forum, excluding any members of the Prime Minister Protection Detail; (b) what are the titles of all employees in (a); (c) what is the c

March 19th, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

Questions Passed as Orders for Returns  With regard to the December 12, 2017, report from the Parliamentary Budget Officer which states that “the total amount of GST collected on carbon pricing in the four provinces is anticipated to be between $236 million and $267 million in 2017-18, and between $265 million and $313

March 19th, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

Impact Assessment Act  Mr. Speaker, yesterday, at the northern and aboriginal affairs committee, we had natural resources officials there. We are currently studying Bill C-262, on the implementation of UNDRIP and how all Canadian law is going to have to live within the framework of UNDRIP. We asked the

March 2nd, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

The Environment  Oddly, Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change shared a video of herself celebrating with the Canada Parks and Wilderness Society, a group that is suing her government. However, when it comes to meeting with organizations that are uniquely positioned to protec

March 1st, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

Business of Supply  Mr. Speaker, one organization in my riding affected by this is the Pine Ridge Bible Camp in northern Alberta. It has said that it cannot, in clear conscience, submit to this attestation. It says that it is a violation of its freedom of association and freedom of religion covered

March 1st, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative

Business of Supply  Mr. Speaker, in his comments, the minister talked about inflaming regional divisions. I would say that no government in the recent past has been more capable of inflaming regional divisions than the current Liberal government. In particular, the minister, coming from Alberta, sho

February 12th, 2018House debate

Arnold ViersenConservative