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  • His favourite word is opposite.

Liberal MP for Spadina—Fort York (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 55% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #897 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Posted on Twitter @BrittanyAmofah Systemic racism is very real and a very dangerous problem in Canada. It must by confronted and addr… https://t.co/534EzIUDJQ

Posted on Twitter @stateofthecity ... wow? Just wow?

Posted on Twitter @beynate Good work Nate

Posted on Twitter @joemihevc ...and then everyone in the family can spend six years arguing over which room to build it in!

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Multilateral Instrument in Respect of Tax Conventions Act Mr. Speaker, I rise just to clarify a few points that were addressed to the House in the previous presentation. When the member opposite spoke about ...

Posted on Twitter @davidakin ...or 1) employee says "I've got a great job 2) same worker " it pays well" 3) Debt: "Fed investments mean my pal has a job too"

Posted on Twitter @AntoniaZ my suggestion, the best response is to engage people and respond through the ballot box./e

Two weeks ago

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.

Voted Yes on Vote #896 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #895 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #894 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #893 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Spoke in the House on Child Poverty Mr. Speaker, it hurts to say this, but Toronto is not the centre of the universe. Unfortunately, it is the centre of child poverty in Canada. ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, what happened to Tori Stafford, and the pain and suffering her family have gone through, is unimaginable and breaks the heart of any soul ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I remarked earlier today about it never being a bad day when the Parliament of Canada is focused on providing housing for Canadians in ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Accessible Canada Act Madam Speaker, I thank the member opposite for her comments, in particular for referencing David Lepofsky and his input in getting us to where we are ...

Spoke in the House on Toronto Municipal Elections Mr. Speaker, local democracy is under attack in Toronto. While the rest of Ontario's municipalities are holding elections without any interference, Toronto's vote has been plunged ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for her very important question about the program reform. I want to thank the hon. member for her concern about ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership Implementation Act Madam Speaker, it is with great interest that I hear the Conservatives suddenly interested in efficiency in the House and moving forward on critical issues that ...

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 ...

Mentioned by The London Free Press 'Brilliant approach' to homelessness gets federal grant Kate Young, MP for London West, left, listend to Dr. Cheryl Forchuk with Adam Vaughan, MP for Spadina-Fort York, during a news conference Monday at London Health Sciences Centre announcing the start of an expanded research project led by Lawson ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Bigger Canada Child Benefit Adam Vaughan, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development (Housing and Urban Affairs) and Member of Parliament for Spadina – Fort York. "On this second ... For further information: For media enquiries, please ...

Mentioned by Toronto Sun LEVY: Entitled leftists fill emergency meeting with hot air Cressy's was held in the heart of safe-injection territory — Bathurst and Dundas Sts. — and the Twins, along with their equally self-important compatriots, Liberal MP Adam Vaughan and Toronto District School Board (TDSB) trustee and council wannabe ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Impact of Irregular Crossing of Canada's Southern Border Thanks very much, and thanks for the opportunity to talk about situations confronting a lot of municipalities and provinces across the country as we deal with ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Experiential Learning and Pathways to Employment for Canadian Youth Accessibility to the parliamentary process is one of the most fundamental rights of a citizen of this country, and there is no group that is more ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on 2017 Centennial Flame Research Award and Advancing Inclusion and Quality of Life ... I too would like to get back to Mr. Shiner for a couple of quick questions, and the others could comment. Many of the areas you ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Advancing Inclusion and Quality of Life for Canadian Seniors Thank you, and thank you for the work you do. It's incredibly important. Marika, I have a couple of questions. In terms of how we proceed ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Canada’s Preferential Status under the United States Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) I'd like to move and table the motion of colleague Alaina Lockhart, the MP for Fundy Royal, that the committee recommend to the House the following: ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The medias and local communities Thank you very much. I read through the brief and listened to your presentation. I guess I'm struck by a couple of contradictions, which appear in ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on OMNI programming changes You've made a number of comments about the business model, which we appreciate is changing, and certainly those of us who have worked in the industry ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Chapter 3, Tax-Based Expenditures, of the Spring 2015 Report of the Auditor ... This particular credit was brought in in 2009 when the housing market across North America was in extraordinary turmoil, with the mortgage crisis that hit the ...