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  • His favourite word is benefits.

Liberal MP for York South—Weston (Ontario)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter "Strong Charities. Strong Communities." Thank you @ImagineCanada for the opportunity to share insights with sector… https://t.co/5ihTmNZqgt

Posted on Twitter "Pour la cause. Pour la communauté." Merci @ImagineCanada pour l'opportunité ce matin de partager les idées avec le… https://t.co/ZkECU5RKXs

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Joined Prime minister @justintrudeau and fellow colleagues to celebrate #Diwali on Parliament Hill. https://t.co/d3DJ4BpKtW

Posted on Twitter Festive spirit at the #Diwali Dhamaka celebration in #SurreyBC with @jazzyb. Congrats to the team @RED931FM for cel… https://t.co/m8YtyM7Qzu

Posted on Twitter Une cérémonie spéciale de citoyenneté et un moment sur glace pour 14 nouveaux Canadiens avec les @Canucks, regardez… https://t.co/dFj3yk9FYG

Posted on Twitter A special citizenship ceremony & a on ice moment for 14 new Canadians with the @Canucks, watch the highlights.… https://t.co/QbaADHasLW

A week ago

Mentioned by Caledon Enterprise 800 ISIL victims now in Canada as refugees OTTAWA — Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen said Thursday nearly 800 Yazidi women and girls and others who survived the cruelties of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant have now arrived in Canada as refugees. Hussen made the comment in response to ...

Mentioned by Orangeville Banner 800 ISIL victims now in Canada as refugees OTTAWA — Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen said Thursday nearly 800 Yazidi women and girls and others who survived the cruelties of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant have now arrived in Canada as refugees. Hussen made the comment in response to ...

Mentioned by Philippine Canadian Inquirer Almost 800 people who survived ISIL now in Canada as refugees: Hussen Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen said Thursday nearly 800 Yazidi women and girls and others who survived the cruelties of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant have now arrived in Canada as refugees. (Photo: Ahmed Hussen/Twitter). OTTAWA ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Almost 800 Yazidi women and girls who survived ISIS are now in Canada as refugees Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen said Thursday nearly 800 Yazidi women and girls and others who survived the cruelties of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant have now arrived in Canada as refugees. Hussen made the comment in response to a ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Briefing on the Issue of Asylum Seekers Irregularly Entering Canada from the ... It's not yours. Okay, I thought it was. Someone told me it was your birthday. It's a pleasure to appear once again before this committee. I ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the hon. member for Etobicoke—Lakeshore for his question. About a year ago, members of this House unanimously voted to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #362 on Bill S-226 Provide for the taking of restrictive measures in respect of foreign nationals responsible for gross ...

Voted Yes on Vote #361 on Bill S-231 Amend the Canada Evidence Act and the Criminal Code (protection of journalistic sources)

Voted No on Vote #360 on Bill C-345 Amend the Canada Labour Code (pregnant and nursing employees)

Voted Yes on Vote #359 on Bill C-48 Respecting the regulation of vessels that transport crude oil or persistent oil to or from ...

Voted Yes on Vote #358 on Bill C-48 Respecting the regulation of vessels that transport crude oil or persistent oil to or from ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Federal government offers loans to help with credential recognition York South-Weston MP and Minister of Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Ahmed Hussen announced the launch of a call for proposals for the Foreign Credential Recognition Loans Program at the Learning Enrichment Foundation, 116 Industry St.

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Ad Hoc Intergovernmental Task Force on Irregular Migration meets again in Ottawa Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, Ahmed Hussen, noted that this is a global issue and that many countries, not just Canada, are facing similar challenges. However, Minister ... Member of Parliament, Pablo Rodriguez, updated the ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, the safe third country agreement is not about denying asylum. It is an agreement between the United States and Canada on the orderly processing ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, I am very happy that the member opposite has asked me that question because it gives me a chance to highlight some of the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, I wish to thank the hon. member from Scarborough—Rouge Park for his work as an advocate for refugees. On World Refugee Day, I am ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, Canadians and the international community recognize this government's record and leadership on welcoming refugees, and I am proud of our record and our leadership. ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, with regard to (a), no decision to charge for this information was made. The requester was advised to contact the statistical unit in the ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Roadmap and Immigration in Francophone Minority Communities Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to begin by acknowledging the work of my colleague Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, on the official languages ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, I am proud of our government's commitment to welcoming those who flee war, terror, and persecution. I am proud of our government's plan to ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, we are proud of our record of welcoming refugees who flee persecution, terrorism, and war. Under the previous government, the private sponsorship of refugees ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Briefing on the Updated Mandate Letter of the Minister of Immigration, Refugees ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good afternoon, members of the committee. I'm very pleased today to appear before the standing committee for the first time. It's a ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Access to the Justice System My final question has to do with the low threshold for someone to get coverage. In Ontario, for example, a single person must make less than ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-201 Thank you, Chair. Thank you, panel, for coming in and giving us your very useful testimony. My question is related to the accuracy and effectiveness of ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-201 Thank you, Chair. Thank you, gentlemen, for coming in to speak to this committee about Bill S-201. My first question goes to Mr. Boudreau and Mr. ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-227 Thank you, Madam Chair, and members of the committee. It's quite an honour to be here in front of you to present my private member's bill, ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-16 Thank you, Minister. I was encouraged by something you said earlier. You said part of your motivation was to combat hate and discrimination wherever they are ...

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