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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 Dropping by Earl Bales Senior's Club for a little dancing and catching up with friends. #earlbales #cdnpoli #seniors http://t.co/M5gE2zOLqQ

Posted on Twitter Alison + I voted in civic elxn today. Always emotional for us as we remember our military who sacrificed to safeguard our democracy#cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Did u know that SME's represent 99.9% of all companies in Canada + employ over 60% of our country's private sector workers. #cdnpoli #jobs

Posted on Twitter Join with me to support SME's in our community during BDC Small Business Week. #cdnpoli #bdc #smallbusiness #jobs #entrepreneur

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Having fun evening with my friends in the Vietnamese community #CanadaProud #cdnpoli #TOpoli #vietnameseassociation http://t.co/N2ufXIGGMS

Posted on Twitter Celebrating tonight with my friends at Church of St. Stephen 60th anniversary gala dinner #churchofststephens http://t.co/FSLBgEbYFU

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Supporting Non-Partisan Agents of Parliament Act Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. While I was listening with great interest, the member mentioned the Prime Minister by name.

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I appreciate your all being here this afternoon. It's a very interesting discussion. However, in my very limited time I'll ...

Voted Yes on Vote #253 on Bill C-247 Expand the mandate of Service Canada in respect of the death of a Canadian citizen ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Okay. There are very low barriers to entry to this kind of industry. There are even individuals who can go out and build a home, and ...

Voted Yes on Vote #252 That this House (i) recognise that the leadership of the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of ...

Voted No on Vote #251 That Government Business No. 13 be amended: ( a) by replacing clause (iii) with the following: “(iii) accept ...

Voted Yes on Vote #250 That, in relation to the consideration of Government Business No. 13, the debate not be further adjourned.

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thank you all for being here today, and thank you for all the great work you do across the country. I do want to focus my ...

Voted Yes on Vote #249 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thanks to all the witnesses for being here this afternoon. We have a unique responsibility here at the finance committee during these pre-budget consultations, insofar as ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Yes. Thank you, Chair. Ms. Nolan, it was very touching when you said that you want to read to your kids. I know the importance of ...

Spoke in the House on Youth Mental Health Mr. Speaker, tomorrow parliamentarians will join with the Canadian Mental Health Commission of Canada, the Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada, and the National Initiative for ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thank you very much, Chair. Thanks to all of you for being here today. I really do appreciate your input. Mr. Cross, you brought up the ...

Spoke in the House on Rosh Hashanah Mr. Speaker, tomorrow evening at sundown, Jews here in Canada and around the world will mark the start of the high holidays, beginning with Rosh Hashanah ...

A month ago

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Social media symposium on Sept. 21 in North York Toronto Police 32 Division and York Centre MP Mark Adler are hosting a social media awareness symposium on Sunday. Police social media experts will talk about issues such as keeping your kids safe, privacy and legal concerns, and the latest social ...

Mentioned by National Post Conservative MP Mark Adler cleared of wrongdoing after inviting lobbyists to ... There's no reason to investigate Conservative MP Mark Adler for soliciting donations from lobbyists who appear before his committee, the ethics commissioner has ruled. Mary Dawson explained her decision in letters to NDP MP ... the influential finance committee, on which Adler sits. Dawson has previously warned fundraising MPs not to “target any organizations or individuals with which you anticipate having official dealings in your capacity as a member of Parliament, including in the context of committee work.” ...

Mentioned by Canada.com Ethics commissioner Mary Dawson clears Conservative MP Mark Adler over ... There's no reason to investigate Conservative MP Mark Adler for soliciting donations from lobbyists who appear before his committee, the ethics commissioner has ruled. Mary Dawson explained her decision in letters to NDP ... Dawson has previously warned fundraising MPs not to “target any organizations or individuals with which you anticipate having official dealings in your capacity as a member of Parliament, including in the context of committee work.” But she found that he did not appear to be “targeting” the ...

Mentioned by Canada.com Ethics commissioner Mary Dawson clears Conservative MP Mark Adler over ... There's no reason to investigate Conservative MP Mark Adler for soliciting donations from lobbyists who appear before his committee, the ethics commissioner has ruled. Mary Dawson explained her decision in letters to NDP ... Dawson has previously warned fundraising MPs not to “target any organizations or individuals with which you anticipate having official dealings in your capacity as a member of Parliament, including in the context of committee work.” But she found that he did not appear to be “targeting” the ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Alpheus Group DailyWatch: September 15, 2014 Partisanship disclosure. The first item of business for Parliamentarians in the Chamber as they return from summer break will be to begin report stage debate on bill C-520. Introduced by CPC MP Mark Adler, it would force disclosure of past partisan work by ...

Spoke in the House on Speaker's Ruling Mr. Speaker, I would first like to welcome all of the members back from a long summer in their constituencies, and who serve the people who ...

Mentioned by Shalom Life UJA Federation's Ontario Jewish Archives, Blankenstein Family Heritage Centre ... The announcement was made on September 11, by Member of Parliament Mark Adler (York Centre) on behalf of the Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages. “We are pleased to provide funding for the Ontario Jewish ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, yesterday my wife and 10-year-old twins tied a blue-and-white ribbon to our maple tree on the front yard of our home. They did this ...

Spoke in the House on Menachem Mendel Schneerson Mr. Speaker, July 1 marks the 20th anniversary of the death of Rabbi Menachem Schneerson, known by the Chabad Lubavitch movement as the “Rebbe”. Chabad Lubavitch ...

Spoke in the House on The Philippines Mr. Speaker, today I am pleased to welcome a delegation of Filipinos from across Ontario to Parliament Hill to celebrate the 116th anniversary of the Philippines' ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, as I was saying last night, while the opposition parties may claim to be standing up for consumers, it is our government that has ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Programs and Activities of the Canadian General Standards Board Thank you. The board is now celebrating its eightieth year of existence. In fact, it's having a celebration next week. I hope we all get invited. ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Programs and Activities of the Canadian General Standards Board Thank you, Chair. Thanks, officials, for being here this morning. I do want to begin by saying that this is a very interesting discussion. Certainly I'm ...

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