Trudeau Budget Fails Albertans

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 20, 2021 Ottawa ON: Conservative Member of Parliament for Peace River -Westlock, Arnold Viersen issued the following statement regarding the release of the 2021 Federal Budget: “I am alarmed by the absurd spending the Liberals are proposing. Trudeau has launched ... Full Article

MP Viersen Presses Justice Minister to Fight Internet Exploitation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 13, 2021 Barrhead AB: Yesterday the Ethics Committee held another meeting regarding its study on MindGeek/Pornhub and sexual exploitation. MP Arnold Viersen had an opportunity to question the Justice Minister David Lametti and RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki over the ... Full Article

Coronavirus 3, Liberals 0

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 9, 2021 Barrhead AB: This week, Conservative Party leader Erin O’Toole announced that, if elected Prime Minister, he will launch a public inquiry to examine the government’s coronavirus response. We need to learn from history to avoid the loss of life and jobs ... Full Article

‘No More Jail Time’ Bill Debated

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 24, 2021 Barrhead AB: The Liberals have introduced Bill C-22 which will eliminate many mandatory minimum penalties and broaden conditional sentencing. “Many Canadian voters would be alarmed to learn how the Liberals are eliminating mandatory prison time for those ... Full Article

MP Viersen Invites Feedback on Bill C-15 (UNDRIP)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2021 Barrhead AB: The Indigenous and Northern Affairs (INAN) Committee has started a pre-study on Bill C-15, which requires that the government implement the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People (UNDRIP) and report on their progress. ... Full Article

Conservatives Working for Canadians

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 17, 2021 Barrhead AB: Despite the limited House of Commons sitting in March, Conservatives have been hard at work securing much needed wins for Canadians. “As the Official Opposition, Conservatives are using every tool and every opportunity to advance policies and ... Full Article

Amended Bill C-7 Dangerous to Vulnerable Communities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 9, 2021 Ottawa, ON: This week, an amended Bill C-7 returns to the House of Commons. The Liberal government is supporting Senate amendments that would allow medical assistance in dying where mental illness is the sole underlying illness. Peace River – Westlock MP ... Full Article

MP Viersen: Liberal Gun Bill a ‘Misfire’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 23, 2021 Ottawa, ON: Peace River – Westlock MP Arnold Viersen expressed his concerns over Bill C-21, the Liberal’s new firearms legislation that was introduced on Tuesday. MP Viersen pointed out that Bill C-21 would do very little to prevent criminals from ... Full Article