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  • His favourite word is infrastructure.

Liberal MP for Spadina—Fort York (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Great canvass in #SpaFY today, thank you to an amazing volunteer team! #GoKnockDoors https://t.co/jqt6ChIMrg

Two days ago

Mentioned by Edmonton Journal Investing in Cultural Spaces and Creative Entrepreneurs in Southern Ontario TORONTO, April 21, 2017 /CNW/ - Adam Vaughan, Member of Parliament (Spadina–Fort-York), today announced $5.25 million in funding from the Government of Canada in support of Artscape Daniels Launchpad in Toronto. This announcement was made ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Investing in Cultural Spaces and Creative Entrepreneurs in Southern Ontario TORONTO, April 21, 2017 /CNW/ - Adam Vaughan, Member of Parliament (Spadina–Fort-York), today announced $5.25 million in funding from the Government of Canada in support of Artscape Daniels Launchpad in Toronto. This announcement was made ...

Posted on Twitter By investing in @LaunchpadTO, we’re helping #arts and #culture thrive right here at home. Learn more:… https://t.co/bDGWQ4mP6P

Posted on Twitter Through this project, @Artscape is expected to train over 5,200 entrepreneurs and connect them w/ up to 150 small & medium-sized companies.

Posted on Twitter Proud to announce our gov's investment of $5.25M in Artscape @LaunchpadTO on #TOwaterfront in #SpaFY! https://t.co/NvlYovXRO3

Posted on Twitter @davidakin @jenditchburn politics is a team sport!

Three days ago

Mentioned by Yahoo Finance Government of Canada Takes Historic Action to Create New Rental Housing Adam Vaughan, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Member of Parliament for Spadina-Fort York, was in Toronto today to announce the launch of the Rental Construction Financing initiative. The Rental ...

Posted on Twitter Thank you to Olympian Adam van Koeverden for joining #SpaFY Liberals at our pub night get together! @vankayak https://t.co/s5l3ELNlyB

Mentioned by Edmonton Journal Media Advisory - Member of Parliament Adam Vaughan to Make an Announcement About Cultural Spaces and ... TORONTO, April 20, 2017 /CNW/ - Adam Vaughan, Member of Parliament (Spadina–Fort York), will make an announcement about creative entrepreneurship and cultural infrastructure funding on Friday. The announcement will be made on behalf of the ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, again I come back to what is at the heart of this conversation, which is the question of whether the point of privilege about ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Madam Speaker, I understand that there is a great deal of apprehension and opposition to a conversation about changes to the rules, and I understand entirely ...

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted No on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, putting aside that in Toronto the transit tax did not do a thing for the lowest 40% of the income earners who had monthly ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I listened with interest to the member opposite, who said that this budget did nothing for the Kitchener-Waterloo region. Let me quote what Kitchener ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Parkdale group wants federal housing money used to save rooming house stock Host MPs Arif Virani (Parkdale-High Park) and Adam Vaughan (Spadina-Fort York) both discussed with the neighbourhood how the Liberal government's $3-billion boost over the next five years, including $20 million for this year, in housing support can ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Mr. Speaker, through budget 2016, the government announced changes to improve employment insurance so that more Canadians can get the help when they need it and ...

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for Saint John—Rothesay for his tireless advocacy on reducing poverty in this country. It gives me great pleasure to be ...

Spoke in the House on Workforce Development Mr. Speaker, we understand the importance of helping Canadians get the training they need so they can find and keep the good jobs we are helping ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star Affordable housing helps ease social problems: Toronto MP You tell me what the issue is, and I'll tell you how housing helps, whether it's veterans affairs, climate change, the First Nations or Métis situation, whether it's urban issues, where it's rural issues,” Adam Vaughan said Friday. “Housing is a ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I listened with interest and respect. I recognize the member opposite's focus is on one part of the debt, that being the government debt, ...

More than three months ago

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 ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Mental Health in Canada I have one final question. You also talk about populations that the federal government has a direct responsibility for, and you didn't list immigrants. I know ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-627, An Act to amend the Railway Safety Act (safety of ... When this issue is raised in the House quite often the Minister of Transport stands up and says that the FCM supports everything the federal government ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-51, An Act to enact the Security of Canada Information Sharing ... I have a quick question for Mr. Bucci. Your country enshrines the right of citizens to bear arms, in part out of a revolutionary experience, in ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Eritrea Okay. In light of the fact there are no free elections, there's no established opposition party, and there's no independent media, and the fact you were ...