- Peter Goldring
Infobox CanadianMP | name=Peter Goldring
birth_date= birth date and age |1944|12|12
profession= business manager
Peter Goldring (born
December 12, 1944in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian federal politician.
Goldring is currently a member of the
Conservative Party of Canadain the Canadian House of Commons, representing the riding of Edmonton Eastsince 2004, Edmonton Centre-East since 2000, and Edmonton East from 1997 to 2000. He has also been a member of the Reform Party of Canada, (1997-2000) and the Canadian Alliance(2000-2003).
Goldring is a former businessman and manager. Goldring is the former official opposition critic of Homelessness, Veterans Affairs, Public Works and Government Services, and Public Housing. In 2004, Goldring visited the
Turks and Caicos Islandsin the The North Atlantic Oceanto explore the possibility of annexationof the islands to Canada.
In September, 2004 Goldring was appointed as the Conservative Party Foreign Affairs Critic for the Caribbean. A week after the passage of
Hurricane Ivanover Grenada, Goldring visited the islands of Barbados, St. Lucia, Dominica, and Grenada, touring much of the destruction left on Grenada. Upon returning to Canada, Goldring pressed the government for much needed assistance for Grenada.
Goldring served in the
Royal Canadian Air Forcefrom 1962 to 1965 as a Military Police Officer (MP) not as a pilot as reported.
Goldring is married to Lorriane and has two daughters.
* [http://www.petergoldring.ca/ Official Website]
* [http://www2.parl.gc.ca/Parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=301f6c15-065e-4781-87d0-5de83f5afc58&Language=E&Section=FederalExperience Parliament Webpage]
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