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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 Door to door fun. #dayofaction for @liberal_party in #mountroyal https://t.co/Z7zRu0RS77

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Great to be at Hebrew Acadeny this morning with @ypi_cares to judge student presentations https://t.co/DXcBahxQpz

This week

Posted on Twitter What a pleasure to welcome @KirstyDuncanMP to my riding and to tour the @NRC_CNRC facility in #mountroyal. Their w… https://t.co/g9sjx7WgKj

Posted on Twitter Pleasure to speak at the country's oldest synagogue, the Spanish and Portuguese in my riding. Great discussion on m… https://t.co/nqu7sqmBc2

Posted on Twitter Best morning. Speaking to @JPPS_Bialik students about my @MaccabiCanada experiences as we plan for #maccabiah2017.… https://t.co/LXb5baokrK

Posted on Twitter Thanks to the Rishon Group which had me as their speaker tonight. Topics ranging from Canada US relations to justice https://t.co/2OMb0ywXQi

A week ago

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper (blog) Segal Centre announces a promising 2017-2018 lineup bringing back Bad Jews Mount Royal Liberal MP Anthony Housefather announced that the Segal will receive $448,852 from the Canada Cultural Investment Fund's Endowment Incentive. "As a theatre lover and as someone who helped create the Côte Saint-Luc Dramatic Society, ...

Two weeks ago

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Didn't vote on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 10th report of the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights in relation ...

Spoke in the House on National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to speak in favour of Bill C-22. The national security and intelligence committee of parliamentarians being created is ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper Housefather joins in condemnation of anti-Semitic, Islamophobic incidents Mount Royal MP Anthony Housefather, along with other Jewish and Muslim MPs, issued a statement last week against recent anti-Semitic and anti-Muslim incidents. "As Canadians, we rise and fall together," their statement says. "Polarization doesn't only ...

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper Housefather, other MPs pass Genetic Non-Discrimination Act Mount Royal Liberal MP Anthony Housefather and other Liberal MPs, as well as all Conservative, NDP and Green Party MPs, succeeded last Wednesday in passing the Genetic Non-Discrimination Act, despite Liberal government opposition. The bill prohibits ...

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper Housefather assembly meet March 16 Mount Royal MP Anthony Housefather is holding an assembly meeting 7:30 p.m. March 16, at the Adessky Community Centre in Hampstead Park, it has been announced. Housefather has been holding periodic assembly meetings to discuss various matters ...

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Mr. Speaker, how many members have come home from a long business trip, arrived at the airport, and seen a tremendous lineup at customs? In my ...

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper Local reps presented with Royal Canadian Legion Canada 150 medals Côte St. Luc councillor Allan Levine, in his role as Royal Canadian Legion Branch 97 president, presented the RCL's Canada 150 medal to Mount Royal MP Anthony Housefather, D'Arcy McGee MNA David Birnbaum — later in the evening — and Côte St.

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

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Mr. Speaker, my question for the member is related to the position that is being taken by the NDP. In the event that we are not ...

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper Housefather opposes 'gutting' of Genetic Discrimination Act Liberal Mount Royal MP Anthony Housefather is opposing the Liberal government's attempt to amend a proposed law that would prohibit requiring individuals to take a genetic test and forcing them to reveal its results. The Bill, as written, would include ...

Spoke in the House on Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month Mr. Speaker, I rise today to celebrate Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion Month. Just yesterday I was proud to be at the Sylvan Adams YM-YWHA in ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 8th report of the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights in relation ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the hon. member for his motion, and the careful consideration he gave in drafting the motion. I appreciate the inclusivity ...

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 ...