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Liberal MP for Toronto Centre (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 58% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter 3 years ago today, Canada voted for Real Change – and Real Change is working. These are some of the results of our… https://t.co/HCOR8qb7Bt

Posted on Twitter Il y a trois ans aujourd'hui, le Canada a voté pour le vrai changement - et le vrai changement fonctionne. Voici… https://t.co/8wkaX6X3cW

Three days ago

Mentioned by meadowlakeNOW 'Some baloney' in assertion Canada's pension fund has highest ethical standards Finance Minister Bill Morneau during question period Monday in the House of Commons. ---. The New Democrats challenged Morneau this week to weigh in on new ethical questions surrounding the investment ... NDP MP Charlie Angus pressed Morneau for his ...

Mentioned by Brampton Guardian Baloney Meter: How ethical is CPP investment? OTTAWA — "We expect the CPPIB, like other Crown corporations, to live up to the highest standards of ethics and behaviour and that is, in fact, exactly what it is doing." — Finance Minister Bill Morneau during question period Monday in the House of ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Guns, cigarettes and prisons: Are Canada's pension fund investments ethical? “We expect the CPPIB, like other Crown corporations, to live up to the highest standards of ethics and behaviour and that is, in fact, exactly what it is doing,” said Finance Minister Bill Morneau during question period Monday in the House of Commons ...

Mentioned by Aluminium Insider Canadian Government Not Doing Enough To Protect Dominion's SME's From Trump Aluminium Tariffs: MP Vecchio Canadian elected officials are warning that government programs put into place to protect the dominion's aluminium and steel firms are not sufficient despite assurances to the contrary by the Finance Ministry. Finance Minister Bill Morneau spoke to the ...

Posted on Twitter Félicitations à Éric Girard pour sa nomination au poste de ministre des Finances du Québec! J’ai hâte de travailler… https://t.co/Sbgl3r8xgN

This week

Mentioned by Newsline Feds' tariff relief plan faces criticism; Morneau says 50 firms tariff-free OTTAWA — The federal government has so far exempted 50 Canadian companies from surtaxes imposed last summer when Ottawa slapped retaliatory tariffs on U.S. steel and aluminum imports, Finance Minister Bill Morneau said Tuesday as he faced pointed ...

Mentioned by Brampton Guardian Federal tariff relief plan faces criticism OTTAWA — The federal government has so far exempted 50 Canadian companies from surtaxes imposed last summer when Ottawa slapped retaliatory tariffs on U.S. steel and aluminum imports, Finance Minister Bill Morneau said Tuesday as he faced ...

Posted on Twitter With a strong and growing economy, and a highly skilled workforce, Canada remains one of the best places to invest… https://t.co/1JuRGsmLgy

Posted on Twitter Avec une économie forte et une main-d'œuvre hautement qualifiée, le Canada est un des meilleurs endroits pour inves… https://t.co/yztQgjQ2wD

Spoke in the House on Pensions Mr. Speaker, all Canadian Crown corporations and all Canadian government institutions are expected to live up to the highest standards of ethical behaviour and corporate governance. ...

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, ...

Spoke in the House on Pensions Mr. Speaker, the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board is an independent agency from government. This is important to protect the pensions of Canadians both today and ...

Posted on Twitter “Companies are optimistic about the year ahead – especially when it comes to sales growth, foreign demand and their… https://t.co/8uPuGs82xV

Two weeks ago

Didn't vote on Vote #896 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #895 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #894 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #893 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, perhaps we should remember that when we came into office, we were in a technical recession. What has happened since then? We have made ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, I am happy to address the question from the member opposite to say that first of all, we have been trying to take into ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, we are talking about international markets. That is very important. That is why we considered the Trans Mountain situation. We know that it is ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, I know that the member for Carleton would not knowingly mislead this House. Perhaps what he is trying to refer to, though, is the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Statutory Review of the Proceeds of Crime and Terrorist Financing Act Thanks to all of you for giving me the opportunity to speak with you today about the parliamentary review of the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-82 An Act to implement a multilateral convention to implement tax treaty related measures to prevent base erosion and profit shifting

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, I would like to bring us back to remember what we were actually left with, which was $150 billion in additional debt from the ...

Spoke in the House on The Economy Mr. Speaker, I want to thank my colleague, the member for Newmarket—Aurora, for his question and the important work he does. Today, the leading Canadian banks ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-74 and Main Estimates 2018-19: Votes 1 and 5 under Canada ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Before I address passage of Bill C-74, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Effect of Budget 2018 on Women and Girls in Canada Thank you, Madam Chair. I understand that today marks a significant milestone. It's the first time that a finance minister has appeared before the Standing Committee ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-74 An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other measures

Spoke at the Finance committee on Subject Matter of Interim Estimates 2018-19: Votes 1 and 5 under Canada ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. It's a pleasure to be here to discuss “Budget 2018: Equality and Growth for a Strong Middle Class”, and to speak about ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-63, A Second Act to Implement Certain Provisions ... As I was mentioning, with the Canada child benefit, importantly, we've helped to lift about 300,000 children out of poverty. Consumer confidence is up, Mr. Chair, ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-63 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 22, 2017 and other measures

Spoke at the Finance committee on Tax Planning Using Private Corporations: Contributions to the Department of Finance’s Consultations Thank you, Mr. Chair. I do have an opening statement. First of all, to the honourable members, it's a pleasure to be here. Thank you for ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 Thank you very much, Chair and honourable colleagues. I am very pleased to talk to you today about Bill C-44, An Act to implement certain provisions ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-44 An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 22, 2017 and other measures

Spoke at the Finance committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Department of Finance, Vote ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Yes, I do have an opening statement. Thank you, committee members, for having me here today. I'm very pleased to be here ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-43 An Act respecting a payment to be made out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund to support a pan-Canadian artificial intelligence strategy

Introduced legislation Government bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 22, 2016 and other measures

Introduced legislation Government bill C-27 An Act to amend the Pension Benefits Standards Act, 1985