Leader of the Official Opposition
Nomination Date: 15/12/2017
Andrew Scheer is the Leader of the Conservative Party of Canada.
He was first elected Member of Parliament for Regina-Qu’Appelle in 2004 by defeating the longest-serving member of the House of Commons.
Re-elected four more times, he held the position of Speaker of the House of Commons from 2011 to 2015, becoming the youngest Speaker in Canadian history!
After the 2015 election, Andrew served as the Official Opposition House Leader before successfully seeking the Conservative leadership.
Andrew studied History and Politics at the University of Ottawa and the University of Regina. He passed the Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker program and began his working career in the insurance industry in Regina.
As a father of five, Andrew has been known all his life for being true to his conservative principles in politics and out.