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Liberal MP for Nepean (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 52% of the vote.

Yesterday

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, ...

Posted on Twitter Had a wonderful time at Hispanic Day on the Hill! It was great to celebrate all that makes #Hispanic culture so vib… https://t.co/yG8pXb2TRH

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on National British Home Child Day Mr. Speaker, between 1869 and the late 1930s, over 100,000 child migrants were sent to Canada from the British Isles. Motivated by social and economic forces, ...

Posted on Twitter September 28, marked the first national British Home Child Day. I was privileged to commemorate it by honouring Dav… https://t.co/neusMGyFOC

A week ago

Posted on Twitter "The best that science has to offer is telling us that we should act with urgency on climate change. The best that… https://t.co/akMaiz2LjO

Posted on Twitter Happy Thanksgiving to all! https://t.co/xRi2eP9PDl

Spoke in the House on Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, Canada is a trading nation. Our prosperity continues to be dependent on the trade we have with other countries in the world. To ensure ...

Posted on Twitter Pleased to host Mid-Autumn Festival on Parliament Hill. It’s been a privilege to celebrate #Vietnamese, #Chinese,… https://t.co/OR0tjvkSoD

Posted on Twitter “In terms of Canada as a whole and our sovereignty, it’s just transformational. It was the No. 1 obstacle to actual… https://t.co/QXlpASV4Mw

Two weeks ago

Voted Yes on Vote #896 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #895 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #894 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #893 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 Business of Supply Madam Speaker, knowing there are 10,000 people on the list for affordable housing in Ottawa, I am so glad we have taken steps to invest money ...

Three weeks ago

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 ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Briefing on the Message of the Auditor General in the 2018 Spring ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. The public service has about 270,000 employees and several thousand executives. It is a massive organization, the biggest employer in Canada. Yes, ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 1, Building and Implementing the Phoenix Pay System, of the 2018 ... Suppose there's a project today that comes to your table and the executives come and say this project requests $274 million, but the budgeted amount is ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Briefing on the Message of the Auditor General in the 2018 Spring ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Chair, I have lived and worked in several countries. One thing I should say is we have one of the best ...

Spoke in the House on The Big Give Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize an Ottawa initiative called the Big Give, which was launched in 2009 by Kathy Blakely. Organized by churches, it ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 7, Consular Services to Canadians Abroad—Global Affairs Canada, of the 2018 ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to thank Mr. Shugart and his departmental officials for the excellent work they did yesterday. Yesterday, the Air Canada ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Spring 2018 Reports of the Auditor General of Canada Mr. Chair, we should make a note of the Auditor General's answer, that it is left to the committee to probe this further. When you look ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, this week is Mental Health Week. According to the Mental Health Commission of Canada, more than 500,000 adults in Canada take time away from ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Special Examination Report - Atomic Energy of Canada Limited, of the Fall ... Sorry, Mr. Chair. Mr. Chair, once again through you, Mr. Sexton mentioned it's just guidance. However, those guidelines are brought forward after a great deal of ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Special Examination Report - National Capital Commission, of the Fall 2017 Reports ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Chair, many people would be surprised to know the large scope of operations the NCC manages. Many people in Ottawa are ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 6, Royal Military College of Canada—National Defence, of the Fall 2017 ... I'll tell you that among a lot of Canadians who are multilingual, but not including knowledge of both official languages, there's a strong feeling—not a feeling, ...

Spoke in the House on Hate Crimes Mr. Speaker, I rise today with a sad and heavy heart to speak about the hate crimes committed in Ottawa in the recent past. First, the ...

Spoke in the House on Somaliland Mr. Speaker, I rise today to bring awareness to Somaliland, an autonomous region of northwestern Somalia with nearly four million residents. In the recent Somaliland elections, ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Madam Speaker, I would like to ask my hon. colleague if he understands that the prosperity and standard of living Canadians enjoy today had earlier been ...

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 ...

Mentioned by www.ottawacommunitynews.com/ Chapman Mills conservation boardwalk gets upgrade “The Chapman Mills Conservation Area project is a great example of what the Canada 150 community infrastructure program is all about,” said local MP Chandra Arya. “Supporting improvements to the places where families go to spend quality time together ...

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