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09/29/2014 - 16:45
Proposed measure delivers on the Prime Minister's commitment to further restrict flavoured cigars
09/29/2014 - 16:22
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement after meeting with Pham Binh Minh, Vietnam's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs.
09/29/2014 - 13:40
September 29, 2014 - Vigo, Spain On the heels of this year's Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO) Annual Meeting, Fisheries and Oceans Canada highlighted the various management decisions taken by the Organization, with a view to ensuring conservation and sustainability.
09/29/2014 - 13:13
Harold Albrecht, Member of Parliament for Kitchener–Conestoga (Ontario), on behalf of the Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario, participated today in a groundbreaking ceremony for the first of several homes to be built as part of Canada's largest net-zero low-rise residential demonstration project.

About Mark

Mark Strahl was born and raised in Chilliwack, BC. He has been married to his wife Lisa since 1999, and they have one son.

Mark has been serving the public for most of his working life. Starting as an intern in Ottawa with Opposition Leader Preston Manning, Mark also worked in the offices of former MP Grant McNally (Dewdney—Alouette) and MP Randy Kamp (Pitt Meadows—Maple Ridge—Mission).

On May 2, 2011, Mark was elected to the House of Commons as MP for Chilliwack—Fraser Canyon. He served as a member of the House of Commons Standing Committee on National Defence from 2011 to 2013.

In December 2012, Prime Minister Stephen Harper named Mark as the Chair of the BC/Yukon Conservative Caucus. 

In September 2013, the Prime Minister named Mark as the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development.  

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