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NDP MP for Beaches—East York (Ontario)

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

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter My latest column in @BeachMetroNews about bldg the capacity to care for each other http://t.co/cvXtJT2ecV #BEY

Posted on Twitter The "boxers" @Centre55. Lots of boxes to fill w holiday hamper goodies over the wknd #BEY http://t.co/pH4JZUgOMM

This week

Posted on Twitter Another vanload of food and toys for @NCentre holiday hampers. This time thru generosity of the kids of Vic Park PS #BEY

Posted on Twitter Thanx Ms Inglis's class at DA Morrison! They filled my minivan 2 the roof 2day w food 4 @NCentre hol hampers. Generous kids great drive #BEY

Posted on Twitter Happy 2 join the crew @NCENTRE Neighbourhood Centre packing hol hampers. Good hearts great spirits! #hohoho #BEY http://t.co/8HJflwmwvB

A week ago

Posted on Twitter It's the Winter Classic @ Kew. Ted Reeve Tornadoes vs Scarboro Ice Raiders. It all began w O Canada! #BEY http://t.co/Efcm2mU7nR

Voted Yes on Vote #310 on Bill C-603 Amend the Motor Vehicle Safety Act (vehicle side guards)

Voted No on Vote #309 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Voted Yes on Vote #308 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Voted Yes on Vote #307 on Bill S-211 Establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians

Voted Yes on Vote #306 on Bill C-524 Amend the Canada Elections Act (election advertising)

Spoke in the House on Protection of Canada from Terrorists Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House today to speak to Bill C-44, an act to amend the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act ...

Spoke in the House on National Health and Fitness Day Act Mr. Speaker, I listened with great interest to the member's speech. I am a bit concerned about the claims he has made for the fitness tax ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition today with respect to the interim federal health program. The petitioners wish to draw the attention of ...

Spoke in the House on Social Development Mr. Speaker, in Beaches—East York, legions of volunteers are gearing up to pack and deliver holiday hampers to thousands of neighbours, thanks to the Neighbourhood Centre ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Health committee on E-cigarettes Thank you, gentlemen, for being here with us today. Mr. Jones, you described yourself at the beginning as a vaping advocate. I think that's the way ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Poverty Mr. Speaker, not every Canadian family benefits. Income inequality has become a hallmark of Canadian cities. The new report from TD Bank says that it is ...

A month ago

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 ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-15: Votes 1b and 5b under CANADIAN FOOD INSPECTION ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Minister, for coming today and spending some time with us and answering questions. I have two questions for you today. ...

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 ...

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 ...

Two months 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 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 ...

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 ...