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  • His favourite word is urban.

NDP MP for Beaches—East York (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 41.60% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #266 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Posted on Twitter In QP 2day: did the Minister knowingly mislead the House re GM recall? http://t.co/eYnimkzysT

Posted on Twitter 4 80% of us, the lives we lead r urban...downtowns to suburbs to places in between. We need a nat'l urban agenda http://t.co/AoOCRVetns #BEY

Posted on Twitter Discovered! "@Justin_Ling: "Successive governments have ignored our urban reality," says DJ Jazzy Matt Kellway, the rapping Dipper. #SO31”

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, the minister is missing the point and failing to address the heart of the matter. In 2009 there was one inspector for every 14 ...

Posted on Twitter Come 2 @grinderonmain Sun Nov2 4-5:30 to c #ImaCityKid artshow by Gr5 students @BowmoreSC @ThelmaSambrook @BchRivMirror @BeachMetroNews #BEY

Voted Yes on Vote #265 on Bill S-211 Establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians

Voted Yes on Vote #264 on Bill S-221 Amend the Criminal Code (assaults against public transit operators)

Voted No on Vote #263 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

Voted No on Vote #262 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

Posted on Twitter Hosting interfaith vigil 4 Cprl Cirillo & WO Vincent. Hope gym, 2550 Danforth 7:30pm Sat Nov1. Lets come 2gether as 1 in their memory #BEY

Posted on Twitter Voting yes 2 S-221 in hopes of providing public transit operators the protection they need/deserve @ATUlocal113

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Motor Vehicle Safety Act Mr. Speaker, my initial sense of pleasure at standing to speak in support of Bill C-603 has dissipated in light of the parliamentary secretary's comments today ...

A week ago

Spoke at the Health committee on E-cigarettes Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you folks for coming in today and talking to us about this issue. I was struck, like many of us around ...

Spoke in the House on Digital Privacy Act Mr. Speaker, I am happy to rise in the House today to speak to Bill S-4, An Act to amend the Personal Information Protection and Electronic ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is my pleasure to present a petition today to stop pay-to-pay fees. Pay-to-pay fees are those fees levied by companies against customers who ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com MP Matthew Kellway hosts World Food Day Fair Beaches-East York MP Matthew Kellway is hosting a World Food Day Fair Saturday, Oct. 18. The free and accessible event will take place at the East End Community Health Centre (EECHC), 1619 Queen St. E at Coxwell Avenue, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m..

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, the negligence of successive Liberal and Conservative governments has left Toronto with a congestion crisis, according to the Toronto's Vital Signs report. In a ...

Spoke in the House on Rouge National Urban Park Act Mr. Speaker, it gives me great pleasure to stand in the House today to participate in the debate on Bill C-40, an act respecting the Rouge ...

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, “avoidable” was how the Lac-Mégantic coroner described the 47 deaths. Still, the minister has failed to implement recommendations from the Transportation Safety Board to ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to present a petition today with respect to the federal lands in Durham region. The signatories to this petition point ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Home News MP Mathew Kellway sparks conversation on climate... MP Mathew Kellway sparks conversation on climate change. Beach Mirror. Beaches-East York MP Matthew Kellway is inviting constituents to take part in a National Day of Action: Climate Change canvass on Saturday, July 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m..

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-619 An Act to ensure Canada assumes its responsibilities in preventing dangerous climate change

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com MP Matthew Kellway introduces International Mother Language Day private ... Beaches-East York MP Matthew Kellway has introduced a private member's bill calling on the federal government to officially recognize Feb. 21 as International Mother Language Day (IMLD). Kellway introduced Bill C-573, an act to establish International ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-573 An Act to establish International Mother Language Day

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-10, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (trafficking in contraband ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you all for coming today and sharing your thoughts on Bill C-10. Like Mr. Casey, I was struck by ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-10, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (trafficking in contraband ... Thank you, gentlemen, for coming today. You've provided us with some sobering statistics on this particular issue. All of us are struck by the seriousness of ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2013-14: Votes 1b, 5b, 35b and 50b under JUSTICE ... Here's the follow-up question then. Don't you have an obligation to know? Doesn't the government when making law.... Even if it's criminal law, you can put ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2013-14: Votes 1b, 5b, 35b and 50b under JUSTICE Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Through you to the minister, thank you, Minister, for joining us this morning and for your introductory remarks. I want ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com It's time for Ford to go: MP Matthew Kellway Beaches-East York MP Matthew Kellway is bringing Toronto's mayoral issues with him to the House of Commons – and he's not happy. In a statement released Nov. 19, Kellway urges the Conservative Party to stand up for Toronto and tell Mayor Rob Ford it's ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Matthew Kellway named NDP Urban Affairs lead Beaches-East York MP Matthew Kellway will be travelling the country soon to speak with Canada's urban communities about the issues they feel need addressing. Kellway was named lead of Urban Affairs by official Opposition and NDP leader Thomas ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Technological Innovation Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Thanks to all of you. The picture that seems to be emerging after all the discussion we've had so far, ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Technological Innovation Thank you, Madam Chair. I thank our guests for coming today. Dr. Innes, I was curious about your comments when you said that not everybody can ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Technological Innovation Thank you, Madam Chair. Thanks to our guests for coming today. There are a few things I've heard today that have struck me. One of them ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) US Congressional watchdog says delays in F-35s could put costs of fighter jets ... NDP MP Matthew Kellway (Beaches-East York, Ont.) said the U.S. Government Accountability Office report, despite its statement that limited progress has been made, confirms what the opposition has been saying since Defence Minister Peter MacKay ...