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  • His favourite word is tax.

Conservative MP for York Centre (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 48.50% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Thank you to @TorontoHydro crews for getting our power back in Downsview. http://t.co/z9MyOPgUO6

Posted on Twitter Today is #WorldReadAloudDay. Celebrate by reading a bed time story to your kids. http://t.co/ZPzuWVnLTc

Posted on Twitter Our gov't is committed to keeping Canadian families safe. Read more about our proposed legislation here: http://t.co/q7gv4Sz4Bx #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Purim in the Lodz ghetto. #NeverAgain #purim2015 http://t.co/gqvP6xyhhV

Posted on Twitter Happy Purim everyone!! http://t.co/gYr642SwFz

Posted on Twitter I look forward to seeing you all there! #NIED #eatingdisorders http://t.co/dAMPu3Iwz0

A week ago

Spoke in the House on B'nai Brith Canada Mr. Speaker, it gives me great pleasure to welcome B'nai Brith Canada to Parliament Hill today. Led by a team of experts, they are here to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #342 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Voted Yes on Vote #341 on Bill C-586 Amend the Canada Elections Act and the Parliament of Canada Act (candidacy and caucus reforms)

Spoke in the House on Rise in anti-Semitism Mr. Chair, before I begin my remarks, I will indicate that I will be splitting my time with the member for Ajax—Pickering, the Minister of Citizenship ...

Voted No on Vote #340 That ( a) the House recognize that (i) the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that the prohibition on ...

Voted Yes on Vote #339 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Voted Yes on Vote #338 on Bill C-51 Enact the Security of Canada Information Sharing Act and the Secure Air Travel Act, to ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Canadian Renminbi Trading Centre Thank you very much, Chair. Thank you, witnesses, for being here today. I do want to pick up on something that you said, Mr. Harder. This ...

Spoke in the House on Anti-terrorism Act, 2015 Mr. Speaker, we are a country that holds a strong belief in equality, human rights, and the rule of law. Therefore, I would like to begin ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Canadian Renminbi Trading Centre Thank you, Chair. Mr. Gavsie, I want to applaud you first of all, and thank you for all the hard work you put into creating this ...

Spoke in the House on Seniors Mr. Speaker, seniors play an important role in our families and communities. They helped build Canada and continue to contribute to its success. That is why ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Journey to Freedom Day Act moved that Bill S-219, An Act respecting a national day of commemoration of the exodus of Vietnamese refugees and their acceptance in Canada after the fall ...

Spoke in the House on Opposition Motion—Job Creation Mr. Speaker, it is a great opportunity and pleasure to respond today to the hon. member's motion, but before I do, I would like to indicate ...

Spoke in the House on Vietnamese Community Mr. Speaker, for people of Vietnamese heritage living in Canada, Tet is a time of rebirth and renewal, a time to let go of the difficulties ...

Spoke in the House on Victims Bill of Rights Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to participate in the report stage of debate on Bill C-32, the victims bill of rights Act, which will build upon ...

Mentioned by Lethbridge Herald Parliament's watchdogs warn bill could create stigma for future MPs OTTAWA – Parliament's watchdogs are using terms like “stigma”, “witch hunt,” and “metaphorical tatoo” to argue against a bill that would require their employees to disclose any past political positions. Conservative MP Mark Adler's Bill C-520 obliges anybody ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Mark Adler's Bill C-520 Could Create Stigma, Watchdogs Warn Conservative MP Mark Adler's private member's bill obliges anybody applying for a job with an agent of Parliament to declare prior political work. Current and future employees would have to post their political histories for the decade before their hire on the ...

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Parliament's watchdogs warn bill could create stigma for future MPs OTTAWA - Parliament's watchdogs are using terms like "stigma", "witch hunt," and "metaphorical tatoo" to argue against a bill that would require their employees to disclose any past political positions. Conservative MP Mark Adler's Bill C-520 obliges anybody ...

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada Watchdogs warn MP's bill that forces past disclosure could create job stigma Conservative MP Mark Adler's private member's bill obliges anybody applying for a job with an agent of Parliament to declare prior political work. Current and future employees would have to post their political histories for the decade before their hire on the ...

Mentioned by Alaska Highway News Parliament's watchdogs warn bill could create stigma for future MPs Conservative MP Mark Adler's Bill C-520 obliges anybody applying for a job with an agent of Parliament to declare prior political work, and would post the political histories of existing employees on the Internet. Four agents of Parliament appearing before a ...

Mentioned by www.norfolknews.ca/ Watchdogs warn MP's bill could create job stigma Conservative MP Mark Adler's private member's bill obliges anybody applying for a job with an agent of Parliament to declare prior political work. Current and future employees would have to post their political histories for the decade before their hire on the ...

Three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-646 An Act to designate the month of October as Hispanic Heritage Month

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014, Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-15: Votes 1b and 5b under ... It was really important that you mentioned the fact that it's not just a matter of revenue loss to the treasury, it's also a matter of ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Departmental Performance Reports for 2013-2014 and Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-2015: Vote 1b ... I have a number of questions. I want to begin with you, Ms. Caloren, regarding the build in Canada innovation program. I'm wondering if you could ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-43, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget ... Thank you very much, Chair. We need to be clear that what this amendment does would require the government to publish a report on national security ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-43, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget ... Okay. I just want to read you some facts. There's $53 million in private investments at the Quebec port; across Canada 9,800 jobs are tied to ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Departmental Performance Reports for 2013-2014 and Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-2015: Vote 1b ... Thank you, Mr. Matthews and Ms. Santiago, for being here today. I have a couple of questions on the statutory expenditures on slide 10, in particular ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-43, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget ... Thank you very much, Chair. Thank you, Minister, for being here, and thank you to the officials also. I want to follow up on something you ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-520 An Act supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament