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  • His favourite word is terms.

Liberal MP for Parkdale—High Park (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2021, with 42% of the vote.

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #645 on Bill C-62 Amend Amend the Criminal Code (medical assistance in dying), No. 2

Voted Yes on Vote #646 on Bill C-62 Amend Amend the Criminal Code (medical assistance in dying), No. 2

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #642 on Bill S-202 Amend the Parliament of Canada Act (Parliamentary Visual Artist Laureate)

Voted Yes on Vote #643 on Bill C-317 Establish a national strategy respecting flood and drought forecasting

Voted Yes on Vote #644 on Bill C-273 Amend the Criminal Code (Corinne’s Quest and the protection of children)

Spoke in the House on Government Business No. 34—Proceedings on Bill C-62 Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the member for Esquimalt—Saanich—Sooke for his contributions today and every day, particularly on the justice committee and on the joint ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, I have tremendous respect for the crucial work that Quebec has done on advance requests. Canada has one Criminal Code, and for good reason. ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, the targeting of children in this country is extremely troubling. It is depraved, and, frankly, as a parent I find it disgusting. What the ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, medical assistance in dying is a deeply personal and complex choice. I have great respect for the crucial work Quebec has done on advance ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Mr. Speaker, on the point of order raised earlier, I withdraw my comments and apologize.

Spoke in the House on Official Languages Mr. Speaker, judges in Canada are extremely important. Their role is extraordinarily important. The need to be bilingual is a very important priority and not just ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, I have a lot of respect for the member for Wellington—Halton Hills, but I would ask him to reflect seriously on the vote he ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise to speak on this very important issue. Auto theft is a critical one that impacts Canadians. As a GTA ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Nomination of the Honourable Mary T. Moreau to the Supreme Court of ... Honourable colleagues, I wish to begin by extending my thanks to you. Madam Chair, it's nice to see you. I also acknowledge that I'm speaking to ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-40 Thank you. It's good to see you in the chair, Mr. Moore. Hello, colleagues. I hope you're all well. At the outset, I want to say ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Subject Matter of Bill S-12, An Act to amend the Criminal Code, ... Thank you very much, Madam Chair. I'd like to begin by congratulating you on being elected chair of this committee. This is my first time here ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on U.S. Countervailing and Antidumping Duties on Canadian Exports of Certain Softwood Lumber ... I'll pick it up there, because this is something.... You're probably all aware that we just had a trade trip to Washington, and we were pretty ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Impacts of the Underused Housing Tax on Canadian border communities Thank you, Madam Chair. I appreciate the witnesses for coming forward. I'm just going to make a couple of observations. I'm sensing some frustration from both ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Impacts of the Underused Housing Tax on Canadian border communities Representative Higgins, it's good to see you so shortly after we just saw you in Washington. Thank you for your hospitality. I was sitting on one ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Non-Tariff Barriers in Canada’s Existing and Potential International Trade Agreements Can I shift to Ms. Bergeron and Mr. Kolz? I think in your opening comments you talked about the MRLs. I want to give you guys ...

Posted on Twitter Join me and panelists from the Energy & EV sectors for a discussion on the increasing requirements and infrastructu… https://t.co/gpWGzR5xOY

Posted on Twitter Many thanks to Pages of the House of Commons for all their hardwork throughout the year, & for a very fun (and comp… https://t.co/zLBTbVJDMu

Posted on Twitter This is critical to the safety of Parkdale-High Park and communities right across Canada. The bill now proceeds to the Senate.

Posted on Twitter This afternoon I cast my vote on 3rd reading in favour of Bill C-21, a bill which will freeze the sale of handguns,… https://t.co/ZFsaqmCrnx

Posted on Twitter Happy #VyshyvankaDay to Ukrainians celebrating in Canada and abroad! Today we celebrate the beauty and tradition of… https://t.co/j4GWi8Lwhg

Posted on Twitter Let's stand together on International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia. Discrimination has no plac… https://t.co/VKVgl3eRIS

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Non-Tariff Barriers in Canada’s Existing and Potential International Trade Agreements First of all, thank you to the whole team that's putting everything together. I'm glad we're actually going to the Office of the USTR, because it ...