MP Blaine Calkins

Calkins speaks out

It is my pleasure to return to the House of Commons as your Member of Parliament for the new constituency of Red Deer-Lacombe.

Alberta Conservative Caucus disappointed in lack of support for pipelines

Blaine Calkins, MP Red Deer – Lacombe, Chair of Alberta Conservative Caucus, issued the following statement on behalf of Alberta Caucus.

Real Change is not so real

With 2015 behind us, I want to wish all constituents in Red Deer - Lacombe a Happy New Year!

Strong leadership on trade

The job of running a country as great as Canada requires strong leadership.

Liberals stand against law-abiding gun owners

The party of the $1 billion wasteful and ineffective long-gun registry is at it again.

Strong leadership for our Seniors

The job of running a country as great as Canada requires strong leadership.

Visit to Thailand by Member of Canadian Parliament Mr. Blaine Calkins

Mr. Blaine Calkins, Member of the Canadian Parliament, was in Bangkok today.

Operation IMPACT

The number one priority of any government is the safety and security of its citizens.

End of Session Legislative Report

Now that Parliament has recessed for the summer I would like to take this opportunity to provide an update

Canada has the richest middle class working citizens

On April 22nd the New York Times released a study that declared Canada’s middle class was better off than the middle class

Addressing rail capacity issues

On March 7 our Government issued an Order in Council that required railways to meet minimum weekly targets

The Road to Balance: Creating jobs and opportunities

Economic Action Plan 2014 delivers for Alberta and for the riding of Wetaskiwin

Is PSAC really looking after interests of veterans or exploiting opportunity

Recently I have heard from folks around the constituency reacting to news reports from Ottawa concerning the treatment of our veterans.

Canada is a step closer to greater democracy in federally regulated workplaces

Wetaskiwin Member of Parliament Blaine Calkins was thrilled to see that the Employees’ Voting Rights Act will be coming back

MP Blaine Calkins pleased with initiatives announced in the Throne Speech

Ottawa, ON: On Oct. 16, our Governor General, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston delivered the Speech from Throne

Government focused on job creation, economic growth

Over the summer break, I had the opportunity to meet with a great number of constituents and the one constant I kept hearing was the need

Senate abolishment looked at positively

Over the summer break, as I have travelled from one corner of the riding to the other, I have heard from people at every stop

Gov’t keeps Canadians safe

On July 1 many Canadians and their families celebrated the birth of our country.

Greater need for transparency and accountability

Recently, I have heard from Canadians the concerns they have about transparency and accountability with our crown corporations.

Government supports self-sufficient First Nations

One thing I always value is an open dialogue with my constituents about their concerns.