• Hometown Hockey Charity Game

        This is exciting news! On Saturday February 23 and Sunday, February 24, Hometown Hockey will be coming to Okotoks. To help celebrate the event I’ll be hosting an outdoor ...

  • Waterton Lakes National Park receives Federal Government funding

    The Federal Government announced $20.9 million in funding for Waterton Lakes National Park to support the recovery from the 2017 Kenow Wildfire. This funding will go a long way to rebuilding ...

  • December column

    Everyone has their favourite room. The Parliamentary Restaurant, the Senate, Hall of Honour, the Memorial Chamber and certainly the House of Commons. As I write this column and think about ...

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 ...

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Kim McConnell receives Order of Canada

It is with great excitement to congratulate Kim McConnell on receiving the Order of Canada. Established during Canada’s centennial year by Queen Elizabeth II, the Order of Canada is one of our country’s highest civilian honours. I had the great pleasure to welcome Mr. McConnell to ... Full Article

Canada Food Guide Study Must Include Agriculture Stakeholders

Conservative Shadow Ministers for Agriculture and Agri-Food Luc Berthold and John Barlow, along with Earl Dreeshen, Member of Parliament for Red Deer-Mountain View, are calling on the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food to undertake a study of the Canada Food Guide and to hear ... 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

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