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NDP MP for Beaches—East York (Ontario)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter Guinness and pie for my homecoming! I feel much loved! #BEY http://t.co/xIqddEAfJq

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Posted on Twitter Reflections from last night. This I promise...http://t.co/dz1pKZs8TI

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Accord on Fire & Safety saving lives in Bangl's garment industry. As per my Motion gov't shld endorse http://t.co/bzIGeNmFzq

Posted on Twitter Thnx Can Arts Coalition 4 spending time w me. I believe in the econ & soc power of arts & culture 2 @NBS_ENB #artsday http://t.co/AVAdncI5NP

This week

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 ...

Voted No on Vote #255 on Bill C-13 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act, the Competition Act and the Mutual Legal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #254 That, in the opinion of the House, the proposed Port of Gros-Cacouna oil terminal, which will be used ...

Posted on Twitter In the HoC earlier today presenting petition re "pay-to-pay" fees http://t.co/MKhKS7gsVR

Posted on Twitter Speech re privacy of personal info. Depth of info behind subscriber ID makes private sector exception huge problem http://t.co/gVLIpV0xTQ

A week 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..

Two 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 ...

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 in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, it is being reported that a train carrying hazardous materials has derailed near Wadena, Saskatchewan. The RCMP has cordoned off the area eight kilometres ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is my pleasure to rise today on World Day for Decent Work to present a petition arising out of the tragic deaths of ...

Voted No on Vote #252 That this House (i) recognise that the leadership of the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of ...

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..

More than three months ago

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 ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Technological Innovation This question is for Mr. Friesen. I'm a bit concerned about this information coming in to workplaces for a couple of reasons. One is that when ...

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 ...