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  Kenney, Jason
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AffiliationUnited Conservative  
<-  2016-01-01  
 
NameJason Kenney
Address
Calgary, Alberta , Canada
EmailKenney.J@parl.gc.ca
Website [Link]
Born May 30, 1968 (51 years)
ContributorMonsieur
Last ModifedM@
Jan 21, 2016 04:08pm
Tags Conservative - Anti-Gay Marriage - Pro-Life -
InfoJason Kenney was born in Ontario and raised in southern Saskatchewan, where he graduated from Notre Dame College. He did undergraduate studies in philosophy at the St. Ignatius Institute of the University of San Francisco.

Mr. Kenney was elected to Parliament on June 2, 1997 as the Member for Calgary Southeast. He has served in the Official Opposition Shadow Cabinet as National Revenue Critic and Finance Critic.

Jason was Caucus Chair of the United Alternative project, and co-chaired the Canadian Alliance 2000 National Campaign.

Prior to seeking election, Mr. Kenney served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Taxpayers federation, an 80,000 member non-profit, non-partisan advocacy organization which promotes fiscal responsibility and democratic reforms. He previously served as the founding Executive Director of the CTF's largest affiliate, the Alberta Taxpayer's Association.

Mr. Kenney has also worked as Executive Assistant to the Leader of the Saskatchewan Liberal Party, and has served as a volunteer director and consultant to several non-profit organizations, including the National Foundation for Family Research and Education, the Catholic Civil Rights League, and Catholic Charities.

Mr. Kenney has been named one of Canada's "100 Leaders of the Future" by Maclean's magazine, "one of Canada's leading conservative activists by the Globe and Mail," and "one of 21 Canadians to watch in the 21st century" by the Financial Post Magazine.


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Aug 24, 2006 02:00pm General Tory MP [Jason Kenney] attended rally for group on terror list  Article Monsieur 
Feb 14, 2005 12:00am News Gays can marry - just not other gays: [Canadian MP Jason] Kenney  Article Monsieur 

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RACES
  04/16/2019 AB Premier Won 72.41% (+44.83%)
  04/16/2019 AB Legislative Assembly - Calgary-Lougheed Won 65.70% (+41.22%)
  12/14/2017 AB Legislative Assembly - Calgary-Lougheed - By-election Won 71.51% (+54.72%)
  10/28/2017 United Conservative Party - Leader Won 61.17% (+29.69%)
  03/18/2017 AB PC Party Leader Won 75.41% (+53.52%)
  10/19/2015 AB Parliament - Calgary Midnapore Won 66.73% (+44.08%)
  02/09/2015 CAN Minister of National Defence Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  07/15/2013 CAN Minister of Employment & Social Development Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  05/02/2011 AB Parliament - Calgary Southeast Won 76.26% (+65.99%)
  10/30/2008 CAN Minister of Citizenship & Immigration Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  10/14/2008 AB Parliament - Calgary Southeast Won 73.89% (+63.66%)
  01/04/2007 CAN Secretary of State (Multiculturalism and Canadian Identity) Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  01/23/2006 AB Parliament - Calgary Southeast Won 75.18% (+64.83%)
  06/28/2004 AB Parliament - Calgary Southeast Won 71.00% (+54.64%)
  12/23/2003 AB Parliament - Calgary Southeast - Party Switch Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/27/2000 AB Parliament - Calgary Southeast Won 63.25% (+42.43%)
  03/27/2000 AB Parliament - Calgary Southeast Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  06/02/1997 AB Parliament - Calgary Southeast Won 54.93% (+31.34%)
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  05/27/2017 Conservative Party Leader Lost 0.00% (-50.95%)
  09/17/2011 AB PC Party Leader Lost 0.00% (-40.76%)
ENDORSEMENTS
SK Leader - Jan 27, 2018 SP Jeremy Harrison
ON PC Party Leader - Jun 25, 2009 PC Tim Hudak
SK Parliament - Saskatoon–Humboldt - Jun 28, 2004 CPC Brad Trost
Leadership Race - Canadian Alliance - Jun 24, 2000 CPC Stockwell Day