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  • His favourite word is park.

Liberal MP for Parkdale—High Park (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 42% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter With colleagues, community leaders and hundreds of members of the #Ukrainian diaspora at the unveiling of Toronto'… https://t.co/piTC0X59yR

Posted on Twitter Chilly start this morning, but lots of fun with family supporting @ASAAP at #scotiabankmarathon #TorontoMarathon… https://t.co/reptfgwugN

Posted on Twitter Warch @ctvqp 11am this morning where I discuss #cannabis legalization #cdnpoli

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter With Paul Sun-Hyung Lee from @KimsConvenience at the Directors Guild of Canada Awards tonight @DGCTalent @CBC… https://t.co/x6l0qiPioj

Posted on Twitter Thanks to all the constituents who joined me this morning in #parkdale at "Coffee with your MP" at the amazing new… https://t.co/ohvJWJScrF

Posted on Twitter Hey #parkhp residents ! Stop by the @SoraurenPark square, grab a pumpkin in support of the Charles G Williams Park.… https://t.co/UAbt4mxqjE

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #897 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Sex Education Curriculum Mr. Speaker, this Thanksgiving, I give thanks for the incredible young people in Parkdale—High Park, students who had the courage to stand up and be heard ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, I applaud the member's candour and his honesty with the chamber in terms of sharing his own personal background and experience. I also applaud ...

Voted Yes on Vote #896 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #895 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #894 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #893 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Supervised Injection Sites Mr. Speaker, we understand harm reduction. That is why, to address the opioid crisis, our government has approved 26 supervised injection sites with the co-operation of ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Socialist Project Trudeau Government Acknowledges Nazi Genocide Against Roma More then 50 people of all ages joined in Toronto August 2, 2018, in an international day of remembrance and recognition of the Romani Holocaust (Porajmos) in Europe. They heard Arif Virani, federal member of parliament for Toronto Parkdale-High Park, ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Morning Brief: Mad Andrew and rare moose Bernier spent much of the week on Twitter warning that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's “extreme multiculturalism” will eventually “destroy” Canada. Liberal MP Arif Virani called on Scheer to just kick him to the caucus curb already. Pakistani-Canadian Sen.

Mentioned by SaultOnline.com Time to kick renegade Tory MP Maxime Bernier out of caucus, Liberal MP urges OTTAWA — A Liberal MP is urging Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer to kick Maxime Bernier out of caucus following a slew of what he calls “hateful attacks” on Twitter. Arif Virani, the parliamentary secretary to the minister of heritage, says in a ...

Mentioned by CTV News Time to kick maverick Tory MP Maxime Bernier out of caucus, Scheer urged Arif Virani, the parliamentary secretary to the minister of heritage, also called for Bernier's ouster Wednesday -- and called out Scheer for failing to condemn his caucus member's behaviour. "I urge you to remove Mr. Bernier from your caucus ...

Mentioned by Lethbridge Herald Time to kick renegade Tory MP Maxime Bernier out of caucus, Liberal MP urges OTTAWA – A Liberal MP is urging Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer to kick Maxime Bernier out of caucus following a slew of what he calls “hateful attacks” on Twitter. Arif Virani, the parliamentary secretary to the minister of heritage, says in a ...

Mentioned by BayToday Time to kick renegade Tory MP Maxime Bernier out of caucus, Liberal MP urges OTTAWA — Liberal MP Arif Virani is urging Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer to remove Maxime Bernier from caucus after the defiant MP tweeted what Virani calls "hateful attacks." Virani, the parliamentary secretary to the minister of heritage posted ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the member for Sherwood Park—Fort Saskatchewan's robust contributions today and indeed on many days in this House. It is a pleasure to ...

Spoke in the House on Official Languages Mr. Speaker, we are very proud of the work we accomplished after consulting Canadians, especially official language minority communities. The result was the new action plan ...

Spoke in the House on National Security Act, 2017 Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Oakville North—Burlington this evening. I rise today to speak in support of Bill C-59. ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am proud to rise today to present a petition created through the hard work of Amy Stocking and students at St. Cecilia Catholic ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Meeting with a Delegation from Tibet and Meeting with a Delegation from ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Tashi delek. It's a pleasure to see so many of you here, Dr. Lobsang, Ala, Pema, Ngodup, and all of the members ...

Spoke in the House on Tibetan Canadian Community Mr. Speaker, tashi delek. The year 2018 is being celebrated worldwide by Tibetans as the year of gratitude. Dr. Lobsang Sangay, Sikyong of the Central Tibetan ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries Thanks. I wanted to ask you a few questions, Mr. Johnston, because through the questions posed to you by Mr. Van Loan, you were sort of ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The State of Canadian Museums and Gender Parity on the Boards and ... Thank you. I was very intrigued by what I heard from all of the witnesses. I want to build on something that Ms. Morgan raised and ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Meeting with a Delegation from Tibet I said that I take particular interest in human rights matters because I am a human rights and constitutional lawyer, a member who represents a riding ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Gender Parity on the Boards and Senior Leadership Levels of Canadian Artistic ... Thank you very much to all the witnesses for their presentations. I'll be directing my questions to ACTRA, and specifically to Ferne. That's partly subjective, because ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Cultural Hubs and Cultural Districts in Canada Thank you, Ms. Dhillon. First of all, I want to thank our witnesses for their great presentations. I'm going to direct my questions to you, Mr. ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The State of Canadian Museums and Cultural Hubs and Cultural Districts in ... I will try. Just as preparatory comments, I want to say it has been a hard week for Canada. I want to say to the Hockey ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The State of Canadian Museums Thank you, Madam Chair. Mr. Kim, I'm going to address most of my questions to you. My riding is Parkdale—High Park. That's in a sort of ...