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Liberal MP for Nepean (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 46% of the vote.

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Here is Canada’s new interactive COVID-19 Situational Dashboard that will help keep you and all Canadians up-to-dat… https://t.co/HuB8tFccf3

This week

Posted on Twitter @heyelizaali @MacLeodLisa @CanRevAgency Please send email to my office Chandra.Arya@parl.gc.ca

A week ago

Posted on Twitter We launched Canada COVID-19 mobile app - provides info on pandemic, advice for preventing the spread, guidance for… https://t.co/akmkggIO3x

Posted on Twitter You may qualify for our proposed Canada Emergency Support Benefit. It provides $2000 per month to Canadians who los… https://t.co/9gg1GQfFrh

Posted on Twitter Government boosts wage subsidy to 75% for small, medium businesses to avoid layoffs during COVID-19 crisis… https://t.co/vPPjvsxW85

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter @KamalKheraLib Take care. I know you will back soon doing what you do best - serving your constituents in

A month ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Canada’s efforts to reform the World Trade Organization Thank you, Madam Chair. My question is for Ms. Hembroff. I have heard some reports, although I don't know if they are factual, that the U.S. ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-4 Thank you, Madam Chair. Mr. Fay, I'm so glad you came here to talk about the data-driven economy. We had NAFTA for a long time. Now ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-4 Thank you, Madam Chair. Ms. Bull, I can certainly attest to your statement that the access to capital is one of the major barriers. Before joining ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-4 Thank you, Madam Chair. My question is for Ms. Greenwood. Ms. Greenwood, before this new NAFTA, we had the old NAFTA for decades, but the trade ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-4 I've been in industry. I know what it means when somebody says that the industry is going to be hit. I had a publication. We closed ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-4 Thank you, Madam Chair. Mayor Dilkens, I don't have any questions, but I know you're experimenting with Amazon's Ring doorbell and the Neighbours app. I look ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-4 Thank you, Madam Chair. Mr. Volpe, you mentioned the increase in local content and that the $16 average or minimum wage will increase investment in Canada. ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-4 From 1990 to 2020, it's 30 years we are talking about, but during the last five or 10 years the aluminum capacity has increased worldwide, but ...

Spoke in the House on Vietnamese Boat People Museum Mr. Speaker, I would like to offer my support to the proposed Vietnamese boat people museum project in Ottawa. The objectives are to present the historical ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement Implementation Act Madam Speaker, the member talked about the dairy industry. First, why should poor families in Canada have to pay higher prices for dairy for their children? ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Nepean Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the residents of Nepean for electing me again to represent them in this Parliament. I promise to continue to ...

Voted No on Vote #8 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (amendment)

Voted No on Vote #7 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted No on Vote #6 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted Yes on Vote #5 3rd reading and adoption of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Voted Yes on Vote #4 Concurrence at report stage of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, this government has made unprecedented investments in giving more Canadians a place to call home. This week, we unveiled details about the new first-time ...

Spoke in the House on Accomplishments in Nepean Madam Speaker, I wish to recognize Rabbi Howard Finkelstein, who was with Beit Tikvah synagogue in Nepean for last 28 years. I wish Rabbi Howard and ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I would like to present a petition signed by 5,000 parents. It calls for a national autism and special needs strategy in the presence ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Madam Speaker, the jobs report released today shows the biggest one-month gain since 1976. Canadians created over 106,000 jobs, mostly full-time jobs. Wage growth has also ...

Spoke in the House on Sinhalese Heritage Day Mr. Speaker, I was pleased to host the first very successful Sinhalese Heritage Day on Parliament Hill on April 27 with about 500 Sinhalese Canadians. I ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Federal support for study to combat online hate speech and radicalization Today, Chandra Arya, Member of Parliament for Nepean, on behalf of the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, announced $107,146 over two years from the Community Resilience Fund to support MediaSmarts ...

Mentioned by Markets Insider Federal support for study to combat online hate speech and radicalization Today, Chandra Arya, Member of Parliament for Nepean, on behalf of the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, announced $107,146 over two years from the Community Resilience Fund to support MediaSmarts ...

Mentioned by Anglican Journal 100-year-old Anglican priest receives Canada 150 medal Liberal MP Chandra Arya was on hand at the reception to congratulate Cowan and pin the medal on him as dozens of parishioners, guests and two of Cowan's sons looked on. The medal is given to Canadians whose generosity, dedication, volunteerism and ...

Mentioned by Anglican Journal 100-year-old Anglican priest receives Canada 150 medal Liberal MP Chandra Arya (right) presents a Canada 150th Anniversary Medal to Canon Ken Cowan at Christ Church Bells Corners in Ottawa. Photo: Art Babych. Having reached the age of 100, Canon Ken Cowan is ready to go to the next level. His 101st ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Liberal, NDP MPs resign from Canada-Myanmar Parliamentary Friendship Group after chair notifies members about ... First-term Liberal MP Chandra Arya (Nepean, Ont.), and five-term NDP MP David Christopherson (Hamilton Centre, Ont.) told The Hill Times they resigned after Mr. Stanton (Simcoe North, Ont.) sent the email to all 16 Parliamentarians in the friendship ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Liberal, NDP MPs resign from Canada-Myanmar Parliamentary Friendship Group after chair notifies members about ... First-term Liberal MP Chandra Arya (Nepean, Ont.), and five-term NDP MP David Christopherson (Hamilton Centre, Ont.) told The Hill Times they resigned after Mr. Stanton (Simcoe North, Ont.) sent the email to all 16 Parliamentarians in the friendship ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-305 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (mischief)