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Committees of the House  Mr. Speaker, it is always a pleasure to rise in this place and speak to the important issues facing Canadians. Of course, the budget implementation act, and the implications it will have for Canadians going forward, are of the utmost importance. In the context of the affordabilit

May 16th, 2022House debate

Michael BarrettConservative

Committees of the House  Madam Speaker, in response to the member for Cypress Hills—Grasslands, the member talked about aviation safety. I want to pick up on that point and ask him about the exclusion of Taiwan from Interpol and to whose benefit it is to exclude it from all of these agencies. Whether it

May 16th, 2022House debate

Michael BarrettConservative

Committees of the House  Madam Speaker, absolutely I concur. The increase in military activity, the increase in pressure on our allies and the increase in pressure on global bodies like the WHO and the WHA to exclude Taiwan are part of an effort to isolate Taiwan and to make sure it cannot be supported d

May 16th, 2022House debate

Michael BarrettConservative

Committees of the House  Madam Speaker, that is a very disappointing response from the parliamentary secretary to the government House leader for the Government of Canada. We are using an important tool in this place, and that is to concur in a report from a committee that calls for the participation of

May 16th, 2022House debate

Michael BarrettConservative

Committees of the House  Madam Speaker, it is so important. I want to hearken back again to that day at the end of 2019 when Taiwan advised the world about the person-to-person transmission of the COVID-19 virus. We had the opposite of that coming from countries such as China. The Communist Party of Chin

May 16th, 2022House debate

Michael BarrettConservative

Committees of the House  Mr. Speaker, I move that the third report of the Standing Committee on Health, presented on Friday, April 29, 2022, be concurred in. It is a pleasure to rise today to speak to this important report, tabled by the health committee. I would like to note that I will be sharing my

May 16th, 2022House debate

Michael BarrettConservative

Carbon Tax  Mr. Speaker, the current Liberal government’s recklessness has caused the price of everything to go up. People in my community are being forced to choose between buying nutritious groceries for their families and paying their utility bills. For a lot of families, summer sports a

May 16th, 2022House debate

Michael BarrettConservative

Preserving Provincial Representation in the House of Commons Act  Madam Speaker, the member talks about co-operation and is very excited about the NDP's co-operation with the Liberals. I wonder if he has the same enthusiasm for co-operation with the provinces, which it is incumbent upon the government to undertake. Prior to the NDP's committi

May 16th, 2022House debate

Michael BarrettConservative

Online News Act  I would ask the member to stop for a moment. We have a point of order from the member for Perth—Wellington.

May 13th, 2022House debate

The Acting Speaker Conservative

Online News Act  I will consult with the Table. And the count having been taken: Quorum has been maintained, and we will go back to the member for Abitibi—Témiscamingue.

May 13th, 2022House debate

The Acting Speaker Conservative

Petitions  Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure to rise and present a petition signed by Canadians from across the country in support of Bill S-223. I would like to flag the ongoing advocacy on this issue by the member for Sherwood Park—Fort Saskatchewan. As previous petitioners have noted, Bill

May 13th, 2022House debate

Michael BarrettConservative

Business of Supply  Madam Speaker, that is a really important question. It speaks to the work that parliamentary committees can do. It also speaks to the importance of transparency: A parliamentary committee was demanding answers when the government of Canada had done a lot of business over successi

May 12th, 2022House debate

Michael BarrettConservative

Business of Supply  Madam Speaker, it is very simple. It is a question of content created by individual Canadians who have seen that the government has taken unprecedented steps to, frankly, intervene when it does not like what Canadians are saying. We saw that with the government trying to quash di

May 12th, 2022House debate

Michael BarrettConservative

Business of Supply  Madam Speaker, it is a pleasure to rise to speak to the opposition day motion that we have before the House with respect to reinstating a committee to look at our country's relationship with China. I would be remiss not to first mention, during Asian Heritage Month, the more tha

May 12th, 2022House debate

Michael BarrettConservative

Business of Supply  Madam Speaker, I would like to thank my hon. colleague from Wellington—Halton Hills for his great explanation and presentation on the need for this committee. He referenced, in his answer to the previous questioner, the need to provide the government some help on a policy with r

May 12th, 2022House debate

Michael BarrettConservative