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  • His favourite word is ukraine.

Conservative MP for Etobicoke Centre (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 41.20% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter Waiting for the arrival of #Ukraine's President @poroshenko http://t.co/UM3U1nWAEK

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Ukraine Mr. Speaker, the President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, will visit Canada tomorrow. He will be warmly greeted by Canadians and in particular by those of Ukrainian ...

Three days ago

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Media Advisory: Member of Parliament Ted Opitz to Make an Announcement ... - SYS TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 09/12/14 -- Ted Opitz, Member of Parliament (Etobicoke Centre), on behalf of the Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, will make an announcement on Saturday about local ...

This week

Posted on Twitter At #PolishFest #Roncesvalles my old neighbourhood delivering greetings on behalf of @pmharper w @MPWLizon http://t.co/6SYa2YWvmj

Posted on Twitter Marching in the #UkrainianFestival w/ #CPC colleagues @btrottier @MPWLizon @BobDechert @PeterGoldring http://t.co/3rTeu1XR1w

Posted on Twitter G8 turnout at the #BloorWestVillage #UkrainianFestival! http://t.co/u6fUlzQ4J2

Posted on Twitter An incredible moment w The Great One, #99 @OfficialGretzky at Standing up w Ukraine tonight in Toronto w @Jamesbezan http://t.co/vQBmOYkZOx

Posted on Twitter Honored to speak at the #unitedforukraine gala. Thank you to all those who have supported this fantastic event. http://t.co/TqRDi8rU1y

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Harper Government supports opportunities for women in the skilled trades TORONTO, Aug. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Ted Opitz, Member of Parliament for Etobicoke—Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, spoke on Saturday about the importance of recruiting and ...

A month ago

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) Government of Canada Honours Veterans at the 93rd Warriors' Day Parade - SYS TORONTO, Aug. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Ted Opitz, Member of Parliament for Etobicoke Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today attended the 93rd annual Warriors' Day Parade, held during the Canadian National ...

Mentioned by DigitalJournal.com Government of Canada Honours Veterans at the 93rd Warriors' Day Parade TORONTO, Aug. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Ted Opitz, Member of Parliament for Etobicoke Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today attended the 93rd annual Warriors' Day Parade, held during the Canadian National ...

Mentioned by DigitalJournal.com Government of Canada Honours Veterans at the 93rd Warriors' Day Parade TORONTO, Aug. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Ted Opitz, Member of Parliament for Etobicoke Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today attended the 93rd annual Warriors' Day Parade, held during the Canadian National ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Government of Canada Honours Veterans at the 93rd Warriors' Day Parade TORONTO, Aug. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Ted Opitz, Member of Parliament for Etobicoke Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today attended the 93rd annual Warriors' Day Parade, held during the Canadian National ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, with Russia's ongoing military interference in Ukraine, as well as new NATO reports confirming additional troop buildup near the Ukrainian border, the eyes of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Voted Yes on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Voted Yes on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #221 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #220 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of the Main Estimates 2014-15: Votes 1 and 5 under ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Through you, Chair, thank you, all, for being here today. Citizenship and Immigration received the passport program last July, and as you ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, on Friday, June 6, Canadians paused to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy. As a nation, we honoured those ...

Spoke in the House on 70th Anniversary of D-Day Mr. Speaker, I proudly rise today to salute the tens of thousands of Canadians who served on land, at sea, and in the skies over northern ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Poland Mr. Speaker, freedom was reborn in Poland 25 years ago today. The first free elections were held in Poland on this day because the Solidarity trade ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on M-431, Election of Committee Chairs and M-489, Election of Speaker Mr. Chair, I'd like to amend the motion by replacing the fourth paragraph with the following: That the Committee invite the Clerk of the House of ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act ... We had a couple of witnesses here on previous dates, Martin Collacott and James Bissett, and both expressed their support for the new residency requirement. I ...

Spoke in the House on Jan Karski Mr. Speaker, Jan Karski, an operative in Poland's home army during the Second World War, witnessed unspeakable horrors. Karski was dispatched to inform the Polish government ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act ... Thank you, Madam Chair. You're right. As I look around this room I see five MPs who are from other countries, and at least two who ...

Spoke in the House on Fair Elections Act Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak to Bill C-23, the fair elections act. The bill would fulfill a commitment made by our government during the ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Defence of North America Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I was on this committee before and I'm glad to be sitting in again today. I knew you guys would ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, yesterday the Leader of the Opposition accused the Prime Minister of making a 91-year-old veteran, Arthur Haché, pay for his airfare in order to ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Well, you do have to be convicted, and it's compared to the Canadian system. As a former soldier I would take great ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Committee Business Yes, Mr. Chair. This reminds me of something written in a play once, “thou dost protest too much”. Mr. Julian said a little while ago, “If ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act ... Thank you, Madam Chair. I think people would continue to think of Canada as what it already is, a heaven on earth. Ms. Basnicki, thank you ...