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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 Another great evening of door to door. Thanks to our MNA ⁦@DavidBirnbaum1⁩, ⁦@KevinMcGilly⁩ ⁦@SonnyMtl⁩ who joined… https://t.co/gNpKuBAtHQ

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter I met some really enthusiastic people during today’s GOTV effort! One more day of advance polls to go! https://t.co/8gvNOrDrXl

This week

Posted on Twitter After a long day of getting out the vote, our last event focuses on tomorrow. Thanks to Councillor ⁦@MarvinRotrand⁩… https://t.co/SlgzMrNmnf

Posted on Twitter Pleasure to be invited to speak to the Grade 6 classes at the ⁦@EnglishMTL⁩ Carlyle School in TMR. https://t.co/ZRPEoYWQxi

A week ago

Posted on Twitter A pleasure to join the Tamil community this evening! Thanks for the invitation. https://t.co/Utd6kPcLrm

Posted on Twitter Another great afternoon of knocking on doors in Mount Royal with Mayor ⁦@mbrownsteincsl⁩ and more than a dozen amaz… https://t.co/MGb0Kg9vJy

More than three months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Voted No on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Voted Yes on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 30th report of the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights in relation ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, this month marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day and we share a sacred responsibility to keep veterans' stories alive. It is with that in ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have two reports to present. I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 28th report of the Standing Committee on ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, it is an honour and a pleasure to follow the remarks from the hon. member for Victoria and the hon. member for West Nova, ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 27th report of the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights, entitled “Striking ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2019, No. 1 Madam Speaker, it is always a great pleasure to hear from my friend from Calgary Shepard. He is definitely the champion in the House on Yiddish ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, 45,000 Canadians die of smoking-related issues each year. This amounts to one out of every five deaths in this country. Smoking-related illnesses cost the ...

Spoke in the House on (topic unknown) Madam Chair, I will speak to two issues: access to justice in both official languages, and genetic discrimination. I will speak for about 10 minutes. Then ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Meeting Requested by Four Members of the Committee to Discuss their Request ... Welcome, everyone, to the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights. It is wonderful to see the interest in our committee. I very much appreciate everyone's ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-78 Thank you. I must say that I was a little shocked to learn that people in Newfoundland and Labrador and in British Columbia have no right ...

Mentioned by NEWSTAGE Fertility Advisors is Reminding Canadians That They Can Make a Difference in AHRA Amendments In 2017, Fertility Advisors began lobbying the Canadian government to decriminalize the payment of surrogacy and gamete donation with Liberal MP Anthony Housefather. They were also joined by numerous fertility lawyers, physicians, agencies, surrogates, ...

Mentioned by MENAFN.COM Fertility Advisors is Reminding Canadians That They Can Make a Difference in AHRA Amendments (MENAFN - Newswire.com LLC) TORONTO, November 16, 2018 (Newswire.com) - In 2017, Fertility Advisors began lobbying the Canadian government to decriminalize the payment of surrogacy and gamete donation with Liberal MP Anthony Housefather.

Mentioned by Hill Times Inequality in system no reason to criminalize paying for fertility services, says Grit MP Housefather ... be parents, and not those of less financial means, but that's no reason not to move forward with decriminalizing payments to surrogate mothers and donors, says the author of a bill seeking to do just that. Liberal MP Anthony Housefather (Mount ...

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper Stand together against hatred: Housefather Mount Royal MP Anthony Housefather spoke out in the Commons last week against anti-Semitism and hatred in general in light of the Oct. 27 attack on the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh by a rabid anti-Semite. Eleven congregants were killed, and six ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 Thank you very much. Is there any further discussion? Basically, what we are voting on now is the substantive amendment, which is the identical amendments PV-5 ...

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper Ensure access to justice in both of Canada's official languages: Housefather Canadians must be assured of access to justice in both of Canada's official languages, English and French, Mount Royal MP Anthony Housefather told the Commons last week. Housefather was speaking about federal amendments to the Divorce Act, the ...

Mentioned by Canadian Jewish News (blog) Anthony Housefather and Michael Levitt Anthony Housefather is the member of Parliament for Mount Royal and chairman of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice. Michael Levitt is the member of Parliament for York Centre and the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs and ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 Thank you. Coming back to the notwithstanding clause, I just wanted to intervene for a second, if I may, colleagues. Being a member of a community ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-404 An Act to amend the Assisted Human Reproduction Act

Spoke at the Justice committee on Counselling and Other Mental Health Supports for Jurors First of all, thank you so much. Your testimony was profoundly impactful, I think, on all of us and all Canadians who listened to it. I ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-51 Colleagues, does anyone else have any questions? If not, I have a short one. By the way, I just wanted to note this for the witnesses. ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 Thank you, Mr. Liepert. Are there any other short questions? If not, I have one, colleagues, if that's okay. I have a short question for you, ...

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 ...