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  • His favourite word is russia.

Liberal MP for Etobicoke Centre (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 53% of the vote.

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #113 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should ensure that: ( a) before making decisions on ...

Voted Yes on Vote #112 That the motion be amended by deleting all the words after the words “funding proposals,” and substituting the ...

Voted No on Vote #111 on Bill C-234 Amend the Canada Labour Code (replacement workers)

Voted Yes on Vote #110 on Bill C-247 Amend the Criminal Code (passive detection device)

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #109 That the House call on the government to respect the custom of regional representation when making appointments to ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Babi Yar Massacre Mr. Speaker, today marks the 75th anniversary of the Babi Yar massacre. On this date, in 1941, in Kiev, 34,000 Jewish men, women, children, and infants, ...

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Glad to hear from @Yvan_Baker that the Province is looking at whole-site solutions for saving Silver Creek School. @friends_of_scs

Posted on Twitter Proud to be speaking in support of saving Silver Creek School this evening. @Friends_of_SCS . #SaveSilverCreek https://t.co/ZDKEkkqg1T

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Happy that @HonJohnMcCallum joined @KirstyDuncanMP, @AhmedHussenLib and I to hear feedback on immigration processes. https://t.co/cd0ZYS9GmA

Two months ago

Posted on Twitter Feedback from tonight's #climatechange consultation. Thank you to everyone who participated! #ClimateAction #cdnpoli https://t.co/HEPnWHbkz0

Mentioned by The Ukrainian Weekly (press release) (subscription) UCC congratulates Trudeau on historic visit to Ukraine Prime Minister Trudeau was accompanied by Canada's Minister of International Trade Chrystia Freeland, Member of Parliament Borys Wrzesnewskyj (chair of the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group) and a delegation of community leaders from the ...

Posted on Twitter Join us this Monday 7pm at 145 Evans Ave as we host @JohnMcKayLib to discuss Canada's Defence Policy. #cdnpoli https://t.co/JGZZZLhEKo

Three months ago

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Time to change refugee law, says immigration committee chair Members of the House Immigration Committee, including chair Borys Wrzesnewskyj and vice-chairs Michelle Rempel, centre, and Jenny Kwan will spend their summer studying how to fix a refugee system in Canada that isn't designed to deal with internally ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Time to change refugee law, says immigration committee chair Members of the House Immigration Committee, including chair Borys Wrzesnewskyj and vice-chairs Michelle Rempel, centre, and Jenny Kwan will spend their summer studying how to fix a refugee system in Canada that isn't designed to deal with internally ...

Posted on Twitter Wishing you all a Happy #CanadaDay. Je vous souhaite une Bonne Fête du Canada.

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Citizenship Act Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Willowdale. I rise to speak to Bill C-6, an act to amend the Citizenship ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the fifth report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration entitled “Supplementary Estimates ...

Mentioned by The Ukrainian Weekly (press release) (subscription) Crimean Tatar leader meets Canadian prime minister Mustafa Dzhemilev with executive members of the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group and members of the diplomatic corps at the dinner hosted by Member of Parliament Borys Wrzesnewskyj. OTTAWA – Legendary Crimean Tatar leader ...

Spoke in the House on Crimea Mr. Speaker, in 1783, Russia first occupied Crimea and so began a tragic history of 160 years of occupation and multiple ethnic cleansings of the indigenous ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the fourth report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration entitled "Apply Without ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 36, I am presenting a petition signed by constituents in my riding of Etobicoke Centre and throughout the GTA. The ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the first report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration entitled “Main Estimates ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the second report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration, entitled “Bill C-6, ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Bill C-6 Thank you, Ms. Hubers. Before we begin the clause-by-clause study, I would like to provide the many new members of the committee with a few comments ...

Mentioned by The Epoch Times Shen Yun Takes 'Heart and Soul,' Says MP TORONTO—It takes more than talent to perform like the dancers of Shen Yun Performing Arts, said Borys Wrzesnewskyj, the Member of Parliament for Etobicoke Centre after seeing the final Toronto show April 24 at the Sony Centre. “You have to put your ...

Mentioned by Ukrinform News Ukraine facing big geopolitical challenges today – Canadian MP Ukraine at present is in the center of the most important geopolitical challenges since World War Two, MP of Canada's Federal Parliament from the ruling Liberal Party Borys Wrzesnewskyj has said. “Currently Ukraine is in the epicenter of one of the ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Women, Peace and Security and Briefing on the Campaign for Sergei Magnitsky ... Thank you, Chair. Mr. Kara-Murza, you have my heartfelt gratitude. I don't know how to put it more poignantly; it's my heartfelt gratitude that you're here ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2015-16: Votes 1c and 5c under Citizenship and Immigration ... Thank you. I'd like to follow up on my previous questions with the department officials. It's been almost four years—June of 2012—since the legislation passed allowing ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-537 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (judicial interim release for offences involving firearms)