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Liberal MP for Hamilton West—Ancaster—Dundas (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 48% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter J'ai eu la chance de passer Vendredi saint avec notre PM @JustinTrudeau à servir du poisson+des frites à la communa… https://t.co/fgHEbC6FV7

Posted on Twitter I was blessed to spend Good Friday with our PM @JustinTrudeau serving fish and chips with the @stpatshamilton commu… https://t.co/Jc1bnT48T5

Posted on Twitter Happy Passover! To all celebrating Passover this week – Chag Pesach Sameach! https://t.co/L8pQnSgUFk

Posted on Twitter Joyeuse Pâques! À tous ceux qui célèbrent la Pâque cette semaine - Chag Pesach Sameach! https://t.co/QuWWpgtRUw

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter It’s an exciting day today for @McMasterU, with the reopening of the upgraded Arthur Bourns Building. Thanks to a f… https://t.co/NiBfCPjUvi

Posted on Twitter C'est une journée passionnante ajd pour @McMasterU, avec la réouverture de l'immeuble Arthur Bourns rénové. Grâce à… https://t.co/6f8AkPqGpk

A week ago

Didn't vote on Vote #1296 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

Voted Yes on Vote #1295 on Bill C-92 Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families

Voted Yes on Vote #1294 on Bill C-93 Provide no-cost, expedited record suspensions for simple possession of cannabis

Voted No on Vote #1293 on Bill S-215 Amend the Criminal Code (sentencing for violent offences against Aboriginal women)

Voted No on Vote #1292 on Bill C-278 Amend the Lobbying Act (reporting obligations)

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Benzinga Notice to the Media - Minister of Health to Announce Support for Initiatives to End Gender-based Violence 30, 2018 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health, will be joined by the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors and Member of Parliament for Hamilton West–Ancaster–Dundas, to mark the 16 Days of Activism ...

Mentioned by Felton News From faith worker to cabinet minister, Tassi is ready to be voice for seniors OTTAWA — For years Filomena Tassi, a chaplain before entering politics, made time to listen to older members of the community. Now, as the new federal minister for seniors, she will not only be hearing what they have to say but serving as their voice ...

Mentioned by SaultOnline.com Minister for Seniors Stops in the Sault Residents at the Ontario Finnish Rest Home had the opportunity to speak to the Honourable Filomena Tassi, the MP of Hamilton West Ancaster Dundas, and the Minister for Seniors, on Thursday afternoon as part of her cross-Canada tour. Tassi was tasked by ...

Mentioned by SooToday.com Minister of Seniors visits Sault, told income security, affordable housing at top of seniors list of concerns (2 photos) After being chosen by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to head a new Ministry for Seniors in July, Minister of Seniors Filomena Tassi, accompanied by Sault Ste. Marie MP Terry Sheehan, delivered a brief speech and visited with seniors at the Sault's ...

Mentioned by My North Bay Now Seniors minister hears concerns in North Bay and meets oldest Canadian Filomena Tassi, the Minister of Seniors, heard quite a few concerns seniors have while she toured North Bay. “Of concern in this ... Both Tassi and Nipissing-Timiskaming MP Anthony Rota talked with Gibb for a few minutes asking her about some past history.

Mentioned by Sudbury.com New Seniors Minister gets an earful in Sudbury on how to support older people It's not only a new job for Filomena Tassi, the federal minister of seniors, it's a brand new ministry, having been created last summer by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. So Tassi is travelling the nation, finding out what priorities Canadians have when ...

Spoke in the House on Father's Day Mr. Speaker, I am proud and honoured to stand today and recognize my Italian heritage and my father. Both have contributed enormously to the woman who ...

Spoke in the House on Main Estimates, 2018-19 Mr. Speaker, my friend from Winnipeg North has made a lot of great comments and shared important information. I like his focus on the Liberals really ...

Spoke in the House on Youth Mr. Speaker, in February, the Prime Minister and Minister of Youth launched a national dialogue on developing a youth policy for Canada. With his youth council ...

Spoke in the House on Export and Import Permits Act Mr. Speaker, we know that Bill C-47 formalizes the accountability process by which export permits are considered, and includes the factors to be considered, as set ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-76 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to each of you for your time and testimony today. Ms. Hadskey, I sense your passion for outreach, and for ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-76 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'd like to begin by thanking each of you for your time and your testimony today. Professor Thomas, I'm going to begin ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-76 Except you wouldn't be doing be that if you knew the person, if you knew the nature of the person. What you're saying is the process ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-76 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Professor Turnbull, my first question will be for you. It's clarification on something you stated earlier in your testimony today. Clearly with ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-76 There has been some talk with respect to increasing women in politics, which we're a big supporter of. I'm pleased that on this PROC committee, which ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, we are proud of the tax cuts we have implemented as a government. We reduced taxes on the middle class. How did we do ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Review of the Code of Conduct for Members of the House of ... I appreciate the challenge that you have, and I'm thankful for the work that you're doing. I'm wondering if we could get clarification, because the timing ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-76 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you for your presence here today. I want to start by speaking about student engagement. I worked in a high school ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Use of Indigenous Languages in Proceedings of the House of Commons Mr. Chairman, I'm looking at the time. In the interest of time, I'm sensing agreement that we want to hear from the minister and that we ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Madam Speaker, I would like to begin by thanking and commending the minister for the leadership role she has taken on this file and the forward-looking ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Chair, I am pleased to have this opportunity to address the House. I propose to allocate my time by taking the first 10 minutes to ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Labour Code Mr. Speaker, I would like to begin by thanking the parliamentary secretary for his excellent speech and for all of the work he has done to ...