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  • His favourite word is cities.

NDP MP for Beaches—East York (Ontario)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter I #Stand4Medicare so it was gr8 2 spend time this aft w @HealthCoalition to talk bout ensuring universal hlthcare is indeed universal

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #285 on Bill C-26 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act and the Sex Offender Information Registration Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #284 on Bill C-18 Amend certain Acts relating to agriculture and agri-food

Posted on Twitter Congrats! Power of art & perseverance! "@jimmydelaco: @MatthewKellway We did it! http://t.co/1vLhPHIRNl”

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Thnx @grinderonmain for displaying #IamaCityKid art. Lovely new artwork up! C u on @Centre55 parade Rte this aft #HoHoHo

Posted on Twitter Lookin 4ward 2 @Centre55 Santa Claus Parade 2day. 1pm from VicPark & K'ton Rd to CC55 #HoHoHo

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Rory mtg Commander Lee at RCL Br 345 Annual Veterans Dinner. Thnx 345 and RCL for keeping faith w our vets #BEY http://t.co/6OD02D7oag

This week

Spoke in the House on Tougher Penalties for Child Predators Act Mr. Speaker, I am happy to rise today to speak to Bill C-26 and its very long title. It is a bill that touches on a ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition today with respect to local food, which is signed by constituents in and around my riding of ...

Didn't vote on Vote #283 on Bill C-608 Respecting a National Day of the Midwife

Didn't vote on Vote #282 That the First Report of the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food, presented on Thursday, March 27, 2014, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #281 That the motion be amended by deleting all the words after the word "That" and substituting the following: ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Thnx @canadiantransit 4 facilitating my consultation w big city & small city transit authorities at ur gr8 Fall Conference #NDPCity

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Beaches-East York MP Matthew Kellway releases White Paper on Urban Affairs After two-and-half years of consulting Canadians from all backgrounds and walks of life, Beaches-East York MP Matthew Kellway has launched his long-awaited White Paper on Urban Affairs. The MP, along with the New Democratic Party's Housing and ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, most Canadians live in cities. Canada connects to the world through our cities, but successive Liberal and Conservative governments have failed to understand that ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition today with respect to affordable child care. The signatories to this petition draw the attention of the ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Health committee on E-cigarettes Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, and through you to our witnesses today. Thank you for attending and providing such great and informative presentations. I have ...

Spoke in the House on Transport Mr. Speaker, on May 7, the Minister of Transport told the House that her department was “not aware of an ignition switch issue prior to receiving ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Cities Mr. Speaker, we are a vast country made up of many landscapes, many ways of life, but for 80% of us, the life we lead is ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, what the member's speech betrayed to me was a complete lack of understanding of cities in this country, as though his rural community is ...

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 ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Health committee on E-cigarettes Dr. Britton, if I were to characterize your comments about the other risks that attend the e-cigarettes, including other substances that come out of these things ...

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 ...

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..

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 Local MP Kellway leads delegation in Bangladesh for one-year anniversary of ... Beaches-East York MP Matthew Kellway has travelled to Bangladesh to mark the first anniversary of the April 24, 2013 collapse of the now-infamous Rana Plaza garment factory, which claimed 1,135 lives. Kellway, the chair of the Canada-Bangladesh ...

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 ...

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, ...