• 2017 Liberal budget continues to nickel-and-dime Canadians

    Once again, Justin Trudeau has hiked taxes on Canadian families, small businesses and students. The 2017 budget also confirms that the Prime Minister broke his promise to keep deficit spending ...

  • Foothills Canada 150 Medal Recipients

    High River, AB – John Barlow, Member of Parliament for Foothills, is proud to award 150 deserving Canadians with the Foothills Canada 150 Medal tonight in High River. In celebration of ...

  • It’s Time to Free the Beer

    I find it absurd that in Canada most provinces and territories have protections making it is illegal to buy and sell beer cross-provincially. Our country has some of the best craft beer in the ...

Virtual Tour of Parliament

Each year, over 400,000 people tour the Parliament buildings in Ottawa, including many of my constituents from Macleod. However, since many people are unable to visit Ottawa in person, I am ...

Full Article

Scheer Wins Conservative Leadership

It was a critical choice to ensure we remained united, strong, and focused on the common goal. On May 27, members of the Conservative Party of Canada made the best choice in electing Saskatchewan Member of Parliament Andrew Scheer, as the new leader of the party. In what was a painstakingly ... Full Article

Conservatives urge Liberals to stand up and “Free the Beer”!

OTTAWA, ON – In response the Supreme Court of Canada’s decision to hear the case of Gerard Comeau, Official Opposition Critic for Interprovincial Trade MP John Barlow issued the following statement: “We are delighted to hear today’s news that the Supreme Court of Canada has agreed to ... Full Article

Interprovincial Trade Deal Offers Nothing for Alcohol Producers

In response to the Government of Canada’s Interprovincial Trade Deal announced last week, Conservative Interprovincial Trade Critic MP John Barlow tabled Bill C-351, An Act to amend the Importation of Intoxicating Liquors Act and the Excise Act, 2001 (importation). Although there were high ... Full Article

Liberal Budget is a Plan to Nickel-and-Dime Canadians

John Barlow, Member of Parliament for Foothills, issued the following statement today following the tabling of Budget 2017: “I am deeply concerned about the effect Budget 2017 will have on the families and businesses of Foothills. This budget also negatively impacts the Canadian agriculture ... Full Article

Liberal Report Fails Mining Sector

In a report tabled in the House today, Conservative Members of the Standing Committee on Natural Resources, Mark Strahl, Critic for Natural Resources, John Barlow, MP for Foothills and Shannon Stubbs, MP for Lakeland, called on the Minister of Natural Resources to take action on a number of ... Full Article

Conservatives Present the Alberta Jobs Taskforce Report

Alberta – The Hon. Rona Ambrose, Leader of the Opposition, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Critic, the Hon. Michelle Rempel (MP, Calgary-Nose Hill), Western Economic Diversification Critic, Matt Jeneroux (MP, Edmonton Riverbend), and Internal Trade Critic, John Barlow (MP, Foothills) ... Full Article

John Barlow appointed as Interprovincial Trade Critic

John Barlow appointed as Interprovincial Trade Critic FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 17, 2016 OTTAWA, ON – Rona Ambrose, Leader of the Official Opposition and interim Leader of the Conservative Party of Canada, yesterday appointed John Barlow, Member of Parliament for Foothills as ... Full Article