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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.

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Canada Post Mr. Speaker, the Conservative plan for ending door-to-door mail delivery has been a disaster. Residents are plagued by thefts and snow-covered and frozen community mailboxes. Cities ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, a few weeks ago I was invited by Ms. Dietz and a grade 4 class at Crescent Town Elementary School to come to speak ...

Posted on Twitter Ms Deitz's Gr4s @TheCTLibrary ur voices were heard in HoC 2day. Thnk u 4 ur bee expertise & pollinator advocacy http://t.co/QMYs9vP5Q8 #BEY

Posted on Twitter In QP 2day: it's a disaster. Cities big n small incl TO have said "no" to elimination of door2door http://t.co/SxlM9prXPy #SaveCanadaPost

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Let the PM know that you expect, as a Canadian, 2 have a govt that'll keep u safe AND free http://t.co/nmUcVrlkLd

Voted No on Vote #342 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Posted on Twitter The world has come 2 our cities. About time our Fed govt did 2. ICYMI my urban agenda http://t.co/KNtQYgZWic #NDPCity #UrbanNation

Posted on Twitter ICYMI @ThomasMulcair 's speech on C-51. It's about freedoms AND security http://t.co/bH3781MOb4 #Ready2Lead

Posted on Twitter http://t.co/FYPvLNZIIZ Great 2 meet u @ashyanaa. C u back in #BEY

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #341 on Bill C-586 Amend the Canada Elections Act and the Parliament of Canada Act (candidacy and caucus reforms)

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition in support of the climate change accountability act. The signatories to the petition are concerned about the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #340 That ( a) the House recognize that (i) the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that the prohibition on ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, the Target store in my riding is slated to close within weeks. Dozens of part-time employees will be without work. Many will not qualify ...

Spoke in the House on Anti-terrorism Act, 2015 Mr. Speaker, all of us in the House are concerned with the threats to the security of Canadians and I would assume that all of us ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is my honour to present a petition today in support of the climate change accountability act. The signatories to the petition draw the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #339 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Voted No on Vote #338 on Bill C-51 Enact the Security of Canada Information Sharing Act and the Secure Air Travel Act, to ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Climate Change Accountability Act moved that Bill C-619, An Act to ensure Canada assumes its responsibilities in preventing dangerous climate change, be read the second time and referred to a ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition in support of my climate change accountability act, Bill C-619. The signatories to the petition want to ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-608, An Act respecting a National Day of the Midwife and ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. And through you to the witnesses today, thank you for coming. It's been a very interesting conversation today. I wonder ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-608, An Act respecting a National Day of the Midwife and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thanks to the witnesses for being here today. Mr. Aucoin, in your description of the act it seems to me you stressed ...

Three months 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 ...

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. ...

More than three months ago

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 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..

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 ...

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 ...