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Liberal MP for Mount Royal (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 50% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Great to be part of the @liberal_party @parti_liberal team celebrating #PrideMTL. Folks very excited to see… https://t.co/Umj2StEOwH

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Great to do door to door #dayofaction with my great @liberal_party @parti_liberal volunteers in @CoteSaintLuc tonig… https://t.co/yPsru1j1Yi

Posted on Twitter @RBCDavidBalanca We were chatting about an integration program they are launching on the 28th

This week

Posted on Twitter Pleasure to join @ka_vallieres at #bishopsforum today to speak to incredible young people from across Quebec. Brav… https://t.co/RDDUH1oTpL

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Great to be present at the 5th anniversary of the Labarre Street CDQ with @MarvinRotrand & community members https://t.co/O9b1CzhxwS

Posted on Twitter Great to meet with @Joshbrwolfe @ecijaq from @CIJAQC @CIJAinfo to discuss work on anti terrorism & hate crimes https://t.co/OHuU92BXDq

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper CSL inaugurates Shalom Bloom Sculpture garden On hand for all of the events celebrating Canada's 150th birthday were Mayor Mitchell Brownstein and the entire Côte St. Luc council, Mount Royal MP Anthony Housefather and D'Arcy McGee MNA David Birnbaum. The chairs of the Canada Day event were ...

Mentioned by Canadian Jewish News (blog) At Maccabiah, reflecting on Canada's privileged relationship with Israel Anthony Housefather is a Canadian Member of Parliament, representing the Mount Royal riding on the island of Montreal. He is also Chairman of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights. Housefather is an athlete who ...

Mentioned by Canadian Jewish News (blog) At Maccabiah, reflecting on Canada's privileged relationship with Israel Anthony Housefather is a Canadian Member of Parliament, representing the Mount Royal riding on the island of Montreal. He is also Chairman of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights. Housefather is an athlete who ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Canadian Jewish News Canada wraps up Maccabiah games with 50 medals The opening ceremony's Canadian connection was reinforced by a video message from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who greeted the athletes and wished his colleague, Liberal MP Anthony Housefather, luck in the pool. Housefather competed in a number ...

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper Maccabiah Masters medal in Jerusalem Mount Royal MP Anthony Housefather collected a quartet of medals three in the pool at the Wingate Institute and one in the open water event. Competing in the Men's Masters Swimming (45-49) division, Housefather won silver in the 200m freestyle and ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Canadian Jewish News (blog) Your daily spiel for Thursday, July 6 A sizable Canadian contingent will be participating in the Games, including Liberal MP Anthony Housefather. Speedy Meaty: A Toronto man is using the power of social media to inform his followers about the best deals on kosher meat. He's even used his ...

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Spoke in the House on Canadian Jewish Heritage Month Mr. Speaker, it is an honour and pleasure to rise today to speak in favour of Bill S-232. Do hon. members know who invented the telephone? ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Madam Speaker, certainly the member cannot argue that the NDP member was not swayed by the witnesses. Therefore, let us talk about what some of those ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I want to thank my hon. colleague for Skeena—Bulkley Valley for his speech and for giving me the opportunity to put myself on record ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 14th report of the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights on the ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Community Leader Tribute Mr. Speaker, on June 8, the Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee is paying tribute to my friend and former colleague on the Hampstead town council, Lillian ...

Spoke in the House on Transportation Modernization Act Mr. Speaker, I want to applaud the minister on this initiative. I think we have all been horrified by pictures of a doctor being dragged out ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 13th report of the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights, entitled “Proposals ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Brampton East. It is always a pleasure to follow my hon. colleague on the ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Human Rights Situation in Iran Thank you very much. Thank you very much, Ms. Box and Mr. Cotler, for your testimony. It's very compelling to talk today about the human rights ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Roadmap and Immigration in Francophone Minority Communities Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you also for welcoming me today. I'd like to first of all thank all of you for the work that you ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-242 Good morning, everyone, and welcome to this meeting of the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights. I welcome Ms. Laverdière, who is replacing Mr. Rankin ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-14, An Act to amend the Criminal Code ... Ladies and gentlemen, sorry for the delay. I would like to call the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights to order. It's a great pleasure ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Access to the Justice System Those were excellent questions and excellent answers. My colleagues have been kind enough to let me be the questioner for the Liberals on this round because ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing with appropriate officials from Global Affairs Canada to provide members with ... Again, thank you for your presentation. On a follow-up, I'd like to move to your comments about the UN Human Rights Council. I understand that Minister ...