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  • His favourite word is poverty.

Liberal MP for Spadina—Fort York (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 56% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter @michifman Best yet!... and best yet to come.

Posted on Twitter @tylerwhat16 @whaaf He can however be rented out for dinner parties... the party can give tell you the hourly rates.. food is extra.

Posted on Twitter @nspector4 Scheer: I dont have to change//Blanchet: Ignore the provinces//Singh: I haven’t read the Throne Speech b… https://t.co/2lscJELFVN

Posted on Twitter @sunlorrie Maybe a dead horse is the only thing Scheer can beat

Posted on Twitter @mikebednarski @CBCKatie @cattunneycbc Oppose the throne speech first.... then read it. Then introduce legislation… https://t.co/vDLqvsdDkC

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter @michaelbolton @HonAhmedHussen While the Dept will always tell you that denials are made on a case by case basis...… https://t.co/R1GlA0FtOR

More than three months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Voted No on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Voted Yes on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, I am very proud of the national housing strategy. As the PBO correctly identifies, the 62% increase in front-line services to fight homelessness will ...

Spoke in the House on Toronto Raptors Mr. Speaker, bounce, bounce, bounce, bounce, game. There were so many memorable moments as the Raptors won the historic championship they captured last week, and the ...

Spoke in the House on Poverty Mr. Speaker, it is always an honour to rise in this House and talk about the amazing progress we have made on eliminating child poverty in ...

Spoke in the House on Progress in Spadina—Fort York Madam Speaker, as the member of Parliament for Spadina—Fort York, I am proud this term to have worked to secure funding to build a more affordable, ...

Spoke in the House on Government Policies Madam Speaker, a year ago Ontario voters chose to elect a Conservative government. While the Conservative leader says that he does not think governments have a ...

Spoke in the House on Child Care Madam Speaker, the focus on alleviating child poverty is one of the most important priorities this government has addressed in its first four years, and it ...

Spoke in the House on Seniors Madam Speaker, we are very focused on making sure that Service Canada responds more quickly and more appropriately to inquiries. In fact, we have improved response ...

Spoke in the House on Customs Tariff Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. The member opposite is clearly using a prop. He is waving a white flag. The Conservatives are ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-194, Precarious Employment in Canada I want to explore that with this notion of dropping labour standards while we invest more into precarious work. One of the things we saw during ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy of Digital Government Services Would that account for the 40 lobbyists you have registered? They're not actually lobbyists paid to lobby, but they're in fact functionaries who work for your ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-194, Precarious Employment in Canada I have a couple of questions for Mr. Fong. On page 7 of the report, I note that with regard to part-time employment by sector, the ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-190, Labour Shortages of the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area and Subject ... Thanks. I'd note that “tradesmen” is “tradespersons”, I guess. It's more appropriate, because this is certainly one of the untapped sources of labour with the new ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-190, Labour Shortages of the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area I appreciate that part of the reality is that the regional dynamic of the GTA—the housing costs, the transportation costs—is an impediment to the fly-in labour ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy of Digital Government Services In terms of the Auditor General's report, the Auditor General's report that the member opposite is embracing, the Auditor General's report also suggests that this entire ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-190, Labour Shortages of the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area It's the same in Alberta. Legions of construction workers leave Atlantic Canada to work in Alberta. It means that Atlantic Canada has a problem holding on ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-192, Episodic Disabilities My role here, as parliamentary secretary for the minister who has carriage of EI in particular and of some of the other benefits, is a little ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Nova Bus next generation hybrid electric buses to be delivered in Toronto This announcement was made today by the TTC, the City of Toronto and the Government of Canada, in the presence of Adam Vaughan, Member of Parliament for Spadina-Fort York, and Toronto Mayor John Tory. This delivery is part of a larger order of 325 ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Governments of Canada and Northwest Territories Sign 10-Year Housing Agreement Adam Vaughan, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, and the Honourable Alfred Moses, Minister Responsible for the Northwest Territories Housing Corporation (NWTHC), along with Michael McLeod, Member ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star Why Jennifer Keesmaat's mayoral campaign never took flight The ad hoc group assembled around her, according to two people who were there, were comprised of a collection of NDPers, including Councillor Joe Cressy, a smattering of Liberals, including MP Adam Vaughan, now re-elected councillor Shelley Carroll ...

Mentioned by Royal Dutch Shell plc .com Royal Dutch Shell News 10 October 2018 Adam Vaughan: Tue 9 Oct 2018: The boss of Shell has said a huge tree-planting project the size of the Amazon rainforest would be needed to meet a tougher global warming target, as he argued more renewable energy alone would not be enough.

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca MP says only Liberals can protect cities from Conservative 'belligerence' and 'contempt' On the sidelines of the Liberal caucus retreat in Saskatoon Thursday, Spadina—Fort York MP Adam Vaughan told iPolitics that any skepticism about his party's 2019 election strategy of running against former prime minister Stephen Harper should be put ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca As Liberals contemplate handgun ban, an urban-rural caucus divide emerges And while Liberals who will face a rural electorate in 2019 might be skittish about an outright ban, Toronto MP Adam Vaughan said the government must act now to protect public safety. He supports a hand gun prohibition — at least in some areas. "Look ...