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Liberal MP for York South—Weston (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 46% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Catching up with Frank this morning at Rustic Bakery in #YSW. // Rencontre avec Frank ce matin à Rustic Bakery à… https://t.co/wNuddq5UYT

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Félicitations à tous les lauréats des Prix d'excellence @Afrogtv. Merci de votre engagement à promouvoir la cultur… https://t.co/ZmkDtbTuJq

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to all of the @Afrogtv Excellence Awards recipients. Thank you for your commitment to promoting Af… https://t.co/M6VPu2ka0w

Posted on Twitter Belle rencontre d'anciens membres de l'UMA avec mes collègues @iamiqrakhalid et @SvenTrueNorth. C'est incroyable d… https://t.co/ys6yNibcfl

Posted on Twitter Met alumni members of AMU with my colleagues @iamiqrakhalid & @SvenTrueNorth. It's amazing to see that after makin… https://t.co/TEr2MkNGQu

Posted on Twitter Avec la communauté canadienne hindoue pour célébrer #Dussehra au temple Gore Hindu Sabha à #Brampton avec… https://t.co/2E2L4v2mOR

Mentioned by Markets Insider Government of Canada helps 960 internationally trained newcomers in Hamilton and Toronto regions get their ... That's why today, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship and Member of Parliament for York South — Weston, on behalf of the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, ...

This week

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, ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague from Brampton East for his strong advocacy on this particular issue. We are deeply concerned about the persecution of Afghan, ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Innovative initiative will connect Calgary's tech talent to well-paying jobs Today, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, and Kent Hehr, Member of Parliament for Calgary Centre, on behalf of the Honoruable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development ...

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, ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for Oakville North—Burlington for her question. This year I travelled from Halifax to Coquitlam and from Drummondville, Quebec to Whitehorse, ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Macleans.ca Why Canada will lead the charge on the UN's global refugee plan Ahmed Hussen is Canada's Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship. ..... Conservative MP Mark Strahl recalls how the Harper government boosted the old Universal Child Benefit just before the 2015 election but lost to Trudeau anyway. “People ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for Kitchener South—Hespeler for his work on this issue. Our government is making real progress in cutting backlogs and reducing ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Liberals defend record as Tories claim 'failure' on asylum seekers Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen is defending the Liberals as new data shows a slight increase in August of irregular border-crossers seeking asylum. Tory MP Michelle Rempel says the government has “prioritized” non-legitimate refugees. The Canadian ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, I will educate the hon. member on the Conservatives' disastrous record on immigration. Parents and grandparents had a backlog of 167,000. We have reduced ...

Mentioned by rabble.ca (blog) Fuck antisemitism, but let's be clear: criticism of Israel is not antisemitic This was because Lascaris criticized Israel and some supporters who wished to "bring in the death penalty," with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau "the first one to go … and [Minister Maryam] Monsef and [MP] Iqra Khalid and [Minister] Ahmed Hussen and [MP ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Five Country Ministerial Meeting and Quintet of Attorneys General Concludes The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, and the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Impact of Irregular Crossing of Canada's Southern Border Thank you. Thank you, Mr. Chair. It is always a pleasure to appear at this committee with my parliamentary colleagues. As you know, our government remains ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, I think all Canadians are troubled by the images that are emerging from the United States. The lives of these children are very precious, ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, we have taken a leadership role in making sure that the international community treats child migrants in a dignified manner. I think all Canadians ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, the government is determined to ensure orderly migration. We have invested over $173 million for further processing at the border, as well as for ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to ensuring the safety and security of Canadians, protecting our well-managed immigration system, and meeting our international obligations. I am ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of the Main Estimates 2018-19: Votes 1, 5 and 10 ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm pleased to meet with you again this week, this time to discuss the 2018-2019 main estimates, as they apply to Immigration, ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Briefing on the Issue of Asylum Seekers Irregularly Entering Canada from the ... Mr. Chair, I'm happy to appear once again before this committee on this important topic, and I'm very glad to be here with my colleague, the ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Roadmap and Immigration in Francophone Minority Communities Thank you, Chair. I am pleased to appear before the committee to discuss the link between the Government of Canada's immigration measures and official languages. I ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Supplementary Estimates (C), 2017-18: Votes 1c, 7c and 10c under Department of ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm pleased to appear before the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration today to discuss the supplementary estimates (C). Accompanying me today ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Canada's 2018 Immigration Levels Plan Thank you. Mr. Chair, it's a pleasure to appear once again before this committee. As you know, in the coming years, immigration will play an increasingly ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of the Supplementary Estimates (B) 2017-18: Votes 1b and 5b ... Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you, colleagues. I'm glad to be here today to discuss my department's 2017-18 supplementary estimates (B). Joining me here today ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Federal Government Policies and Guidelines Regarding Medical Inadmissibility of Immigrants Thank you, Mr. Chair and members. It's always good to be back before the committee to share with you our perspective. It is a pleasure to ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-227 An Act to amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)