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  • His favourite word is ukraine.

Liberal MP for Etobicoke Centre (Ontario)

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

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Women, Peace and Security Ambassador Madam Speaker, it is particularly poignant that this debate takes place on the 29th anniversary of the École Polytechnique horror. I begin this evening by picking ...

This week

Voted No on Vote #975 on Bill C-392 Amend the Aeronautics Act, the Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act and other Acts (application of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #974 Private Members' Business M-151 (National strategy to combat plastic pollution)

Voted Yes on Vote #973 18th Report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration

Voted Yes on Vote #972 on Bill C-90

Voted Yes on Vote #971 on Bill C-90

A week ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Assessing the Impact of Aircraft Noise in the Vicinity of Major Canadian ... Thank you, Madam Chair. I would like to underline a point you made, Dr. Kaiser, when you suggested the best time for a curfew. You said ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Situations in Somalia, South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo and ... In the testimony, we heard about mass graves, mass killings and millions dead. One of you gentlemen said that the DRC is blessed with natural resources, ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague across the aisle for the passion and dedication she brings to these issues and to this file. ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Assessing the Impact of Aircraft Noise in the Vicinity of Major Canadian ... Thank you. I was glad to hear you state that you work—and this is your quote—“hand in hand” with our communities. Unfortunately, that wasn't reflected in ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Sovereignty in the Arctic Okay, thank you. When you were talking about the icebreakers, you said the current fleet is 40 years old, etc. We're starting to build some new ...

Posted on Twitter Russia's newest attack against Ukraine is a serious escalation; shooting at Ukrainian naval vessels, seizing them a… https://t.co/xOmCRho9Im

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Briefing on the Use and Misuse of INTERPOL Thank you. Thank you for joining us today. Red notices and how they've been abused by Russia and the Kremlin is one serious issue. The other ...

Mentioned by The Epoch Times MPs, Victims Urge Canadian Parliament to Pass Organ Trafficking Bill “When we heard the Falun Gong [referred to] by officials as not being human beings, it's dehumanization, yet it's because they are human beings that their body parts and organs have a monetary value,” said Liberal MP Borys Wrzesnewskyj at the press ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Assessing the Impact of Aircraft Noise in the Vicinity of Major Canadian ... Thank you. I'll go now to my questions. Monsieur Prince, you talked about the billions of dollars of profits that seems to be guiding decision-making. We ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada and the Ukraine Crisis I have three topics I'd like to touch on. I will go through those three, and perhaps you can decide how to address them. On the ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Situations in Somalia, South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo Thank you. Let me begin by thanking both of your organizations, especially your front-line workers, the Canadians and others who are putting their own lives at ...

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Mr. Speaker, I rise to address the issue raised in this House in regard to the annual general meeting of the Canadian NATO Parliamentary Association held ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Conservatives bullish to win back Etobicoke Centre in 2019 after Liberal MP Wrzesnewskyj's announcement not to ... Four-term Liberal MP Borys Wrzesnewskyj won the GTA riding of Etobicoke Centre by a comfortable double-digit margin in 2015, but his recent announcement that he won't seek re-election in 2019 has made Conservatives bullish about their prospects of ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Meeting of Conservative and Liberal MPs over NATO association descends into chaos — and singing ... who recently crossed the floor to join the Conservatives, was the chair of the Canadian NATO parliamentary association going into to Tuesday evening's meeting. By the end of the meeting, Alleslev had been replaced by Liberal MP Borys Wrzesnewskyj.

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Conservative MP and staff seen pouring clear liquid into red cups during parliamentary meeting But the Liberals moved at the meeting to replace her with another Liberal MP, Borys Wrzesnewskyj, who one government official says then was jeered by opposition members in the room as “Putin.” Wrzesnewskyj is a Ukrainian-Canadian MP who announced ...

Mentioned by The Epoch Times Canadian MP Introduces Unanimously Passed Senate Bill on Organ Trafficking “My colleague, the member for Etobicoke Centre [Liberal MP Borys Wrzesnewskyj], as well as the former Liberal MP and Justice Minister Irwin Cotler, both presented bills on this issue in the previous Parliament,” Genuis said on Oct. 30 as he introduced ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 36, I would like to present a petition signed by 36 constituents in my riding of Etobicoke Centre. The petitioners ...

Mentioned by The Peninsula Qatar Qatar-Canada Parliamentary Friendship Group holds founding meeting DOHA: MP Borys Wrzesnewskyj (Etobicoke Centre) was elected the Chair of the Canada-Qatar Parliamentary Friendship Group at the founding meeting on Parliament Hill yesterday. “It was a pleasure to officially meet with Qatar's Ambassador to Canada, ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 36, I have the honour of presenting a petition. The petitioners express grave concern about the illegal international harvesting of ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I would like to use this opportunity to extend my heartfelt congratulations to Nadia Murad for winning the Nobel Peace Prize. It was not ...

Posted on Twitter Celebrating 70 years of Plast Toronto last weekend. To commemorate the occasion, I presented a framed & signed phot… https://t.co/5rLwpC7lyd

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, our government is proud to have a feminist foreign policy. Gender equality produces greater prosperity and a more peaceful and secure world. At the ...

Posted on Twitter Incredibly proud of @cafreeland's announcement creating Canada's first #WomenPeaceSecurity ambassador. Thank-you, M… https://t.co/9Lml3pm8lM

Spoke in the House on Women, Peace and Security Ambassador moved: That the House: (a) recognize that Canada has a rich tradition of peacekeeping, peace-making and peacebuilding; (b) recognize that Canada is a world leader in ...

Posted on Twitter HAPPENING NOW: My Private Member’s Motion #M163 to establish an Ambassador for Women, Peace and Security is up for… https://t.co/7DZ3ucSdGj

Posted on Twitter UPDATE: Tonight's debate may begin earlier than expected, at 4:30pm. Tune in to @CPAC_TV to watch my Private Membe… https://t.co/IQViw3hT0J

Posted on Twitter Tune in to @CPAC_TV tomorrow at 5:30 to watch my Private Member’s Motion, #M163 to establish an Ambassador for… https://t.co/ea5lK7ZFre

More than three months ago

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