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Facts About Andrew Scheer
|Celebrated Name||Andrew Scheer|
|Age||44 Years Old|
|Nick Name||Stephen Harper with a Smile|
|Birth Name||Andrew James Scheer|
|Place Of Birth||Ottawa, Ontario|
|Best Known For||the Leader of the Canadian Conservative Party.|
|Father||James D. Scheer|
|Mother||Mary Geranda Therese|
|High School||Immacualata High School|
|College / University||University of Ottawa|
|University||University of Regina|
|Education||History and BA|
|Height||6 feet 3 inches|
Andrew Scheer is a Canadian politician who is currently serving as the Member of Parliament(MP) since 2004. Scheer is also the Leader of the Conservative Party and Leader of the Official Opposition since 2017. Scheer has been one of the most focused politicians as he remains focused on economic development, fiscal restraint, and reducing inefficiencies in government.
Andrew Scheer Just Shared A Video Of His New Private Jet! Scheer Criticised For Being A Hypocrisy!
On Wednesday morning, September 11, 2019, it was announced that the 2019 federal election campaign was officially underway.
The Canadian Conservative leader, Andrew Scheer also showed his joy for his party's campaign by sharing a video on Twitter of his new Conservative Party-themed Andrew Scheer private jet on Tuesday night, September 10, 2019.
The video went viral and it met with criticism from the native of Canada, as many of them called Scheer out for "Hypocrisy". Canadians were too quick to respond to Scheer's Twitter post, as many of them judged him out for his hypocritical behavior.
A lot of jokes are made on him related to his personal life mentioning that "The most middle-class Canadian families do not have access to a private jet" as Scheer always had referred himself as a middle-class Canadian.
What is Andrew Scheer Famous for?
- Andrew Scheer is famous as the Canadian politician and as the Leader of the Conservative Party.
When and Where was Andrew Scheer Born?
Andrew Scheer was born on May 20, 1979, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. His birth name is Andrew James Scheer. His nationality is Canadian. Scheer belongs to White ethnicity while Taurus is his zodiac sign.
Andrew Scheer was born to James D. Scheer(father) and Mary Geranda Therese(mother). His father is a librarian, proofreader, and a Roman Catholic deacon while his mother is a nurse.
Scheer was raised along with his two sisters in his hometown while Scheer spent his summers with his maternal grandparents in Mississauga.
Where Did Andrew Scheer Get Education?
Scheer attended Immaculata High School from where he received the "Distinguished Catholic Alumni" in 2012. Later he studied history at the University of Ottawa. Scheer finished his BA at the University of Regina.
During his college days, he worked on several political campaigns, including the Unite the Right campaign. Scheer also ran as a school trustee for the Ottawa-Carleton Catholic School Board in the 2000 Ottawa municipal elections.
Scheer also worked as the correspondence department of the Office of the Leader of the Opposition. He was also a part of the Ottawa city councilor Karin Howard's youth advisory committee.
Scheer further worked as an insurance broker, a waiter, and in the constituency office of Canadian Alliance MP Larry Spencer.
When Did Andrew Scheer Start His Professional Career In Politics?
- Andrew Scheer started his professional career at the age of 25 after he got elected as a Conservative candidate in the federal election of 2004.
- Scheer was named as Assistant Deputy Chairman of Committees of the Whole in April 2006.
- In 2008, Scheer was named as the Deputy Speaker of the House of Commons and Chairman of Committees of the Whole.
- In 2010, Scheer voted in favor of Roxanne's Law, MP Rod Bruinooge's bill that allowed the pregnant women to press charges when they are forced to abort.
- Scheer was voted and he became the youngest Speaker of the House in Canadian history ever in 2011.
- Scheer was re-elected in the 2015 Federal Election and on September 13, 2016, Scheer resigned the post.
- On September 28, 2016, Scheer announced his bid for the Leadership of the Conservative Party.
- In May 2017, Scheer was elected as the second full-time leader of the Conservative Party of Canada.
- Scheer had his own legacy, "low taxes and more freedom is the best recipe for prosperity that human beings have ever discovered".
- During his legacy, he supported almost all the basic sectors including the healthcare, economy, pipelines, Canadian military involved in Syria, legalizing or decriminalizing marijuana.
- Currently, Scheer is busy in his upcoming election of 2019.
Is Andrew Scheer Married? How Many Children Does Scheer Have?
Andrew Scheer is a married man. Scheer is married to Jill Ryan. Scheer first met his wife, Ryan while he was in his university. The couple got married at the Holy Rosary Cathedral in Regina in 2003.
Sharing around 16 years together, the couple is blessed with five children. His children are said to be attending a private faith-based school.
Currently, Scheer lives in Stornoway, the official residence of the leader along with his wife and five children.
Besides, Andrew Scheer is a great fan of football and he supports the Seattle Seahawks and Saskatchewan Roughriders. His wife's brother, John Ryan, is a punter for the Seattle Seahawks.
Scheer enjoys trying new restaurants and long walks on the beach.
Is Andrew Scheer a Millionaire?
The Conservative Leader, Andrew Scheer has great earnings through the services that he provides in the political field. Considering all the hard works and time, Scheer has managed to amass a great amount of fortune in dollars through his several posts and position in the governmental sector.
Scheer has a great luxurious and lavish lifestyle. When he was in the post of Speaker he was paid a salary of $230,000 and was given the use of an official residence in Ottawa, called "The Farm". He was also given a car, a driver, and an apartment on Parliament Hill.
The current house where Scheer is living was said to have its roof renovated in $10,000. Scheer also has three real estate limited partnerships(RELPs) which gives him an income of $75,000 or more in a year.
Scheer is also a hunter and firearm owner.
How tall is Andrew Scheer?
The 30-year-old politician, Andrew Scheer has an average body build. Scheer has a great height as he stands tall with a height of 6 feet 3 inches and weight is 176 lbs.
Talking about his looks, Scheer has a fair complexion with blue eyes and brown hair.
Trivias About Andrew Scheer You Need To Know.
- Andrew Scheer received the Distinguished Catholic Alumni Award in 2012.
- Scheer's legacy, was"low taxes and more freedom is the best recipe for prosperity that human beings have ever discovered".