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  • His favourite word is program.

Liberal MP for York South—Weston (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Thanks to my colleague @RonMcKinnonLib for organizing a roundtable with various volunteer groups that have done ama… https://t.co/hkxfPX4lJo

Posted on Twitter Merci à mon collègue @RonMcKinnonLib d'avoir organisé une table ronde avec des bénévoles qui ont accompli beaucoup… https://t.co/i8yIInqnIQ

Posted on Twitter Our Global Skills Strategy has benefited 🇨🇦's economy having brought in 10,000 highly skilled employees for 100s of… https://t.co/Di1Zxyvf2d

Posted on Twitter Notre stratégie en matière de compétences mondiales a profité à notre économie, ayant recruté 10 000 employés. À… https://t.co/TeWlJc6gzD

Posted on Twitter Today, I wish all Pakistani-Canadians celebrating a happy #Pakistan Independence Day! Pakistani Canadians have c… https://t.co/PnvImZjSBr

Posted on Twitter Aujourd'hui, je souhaite à tous les Canadiens d'origine pakistanaise une heureuse fête de l'indépendance du Pakista… https://t.co/NuMwWa5CaX

Two days ago

Mentioned by Toronto Star Federal immigration minister removed from task force on asylum seekers OTTAWA — Federal Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen — who criticized Queen's Park's views on asylum seekers — is no longer on a government task force overseeing the response to asylum seekers, a move cheered by his Ontario counterpart. Lisa MacLeod ...

This week

Mentioned by SooToday.com Newcomers could address specialized worker shortage: Immigration minister Federal immigration minister Ahmed Hussen took part in a roundtable discussion at Sault Community Career Centre Wednesday as part of his 'Why Immigration Matters' tour across northern Ontario. Left to right: Dania Kuzbari, Saira Anjum, Gabriela ...

Mentioned by CTVNews.ca Immigration minister visits the north "Well the round table discussion went into overtime, about an hour and half, because there was such a robust discussion”, said Sault Ste. Marie MP Terry Sheehan. Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen spent time talking about the successes his government ...

A week ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Federal immigration minister discusses role of newcomers in northern Ontario economy Federal immigration minister Ahmed Hussen (centre left) sat in on a round table with local employers, as well as Nickel Belt MP Mark Serré (left), at the Sudbury Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday. (Robin De Angelis/CBC). Canada's minister of immigration ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Markets Insider Government of Canada helps 240 more internationally trained newcomers in Toronto get their credentials and ... 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, ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Government of Canada helps 240 more internationally trained newcomers in Toronto get their credentials and ... 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 ...

Three weeks 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 ...

Two months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #880 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted No on Vote #879 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted Yes on Vote #878 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #877 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #876 on Bill S-218 Respecting Latin American Heritage Month

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 in the House on Citizenship and Immigration Mr. Speaker, I am very proud of the record that this government has had with respect to promoting LGBTQ2 rights both domestically and abroad. We have ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, our government is determined to maintain orderly migration. We have invested $173 million on irregular migration to ensure that our border security operations are ...

Three months ago

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 in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, the Harper Conservatives kept families apart for years. They kept live-in caregivers apart from their families for years. They have recently discovered their compassion ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Thank you, Mr. Chair. It is an honour to be here with my colleagues and to address the committee of the whole with respect to 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 ...

More than three months ago

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)