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  • Her favourite word is workers.

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

Won her last election, in 2019, with 47% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter One of those projects is the @clsa_elcv, Canada’s largest study on aging, which receives $9M. Their innovative rese… https://t.co/WGkuTKkkaY

Posted on Twitter Today we celebrated the great news that research teams at @McMasterU, @UWaterloo and @stjosephslondon will receive… https://t.co/erjGjoLOYW

Posted on Twitter La @clsa_elcv, la plus grande étude sur le vieillissement au Canada, reçoit 9 millions de dollars. Leur recherche i… https://t.co/Qc7Y4VN0B7

Posted on Twitter Aujourd'hui, nous avons célébré la bonne nouvelle que les équipes de recherche de @McMasterU, @UWaterloo et… https://t.co/7X0z0speDX

Posted on Twitter The Canada Healthy Communities Initiative funds projects that make public spaces accessible and safe during… https://t.co/XwPs8I3isx

Posted on Twitter L'Initiative canadienne pour des collectivités en santé finance des projets qui rendent les espaces publics accessi… https://t.co/qV7YxKCpGT

A week ago

Voted No on Vote #57 on Bill C-213 Enact the Canada Pharmacare

Voted No on Vote #58 on Bill C-223 Amend the Citizenship Act (adequate knowledge of French in Quebec)

Voted Yes on Vote #59 Private Members' Business M-35 (Instruction to the Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development (environment grading label))

Voted No on Vote #60 on Bill C-206 Amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel)

Voted No on Vote #61 on Bill C-225 Amend the Aeronautics Act, the Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act and other Acts (application of ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, I want to assure all Canadians that our government has been there for workers throughout this pandemic and before the pandemic. Let us look ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, we have been there for workers and families from the very beginning in 2015, but since the pandemic let us look at some of ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, I agree that hard work deserves a decent wage. We know that good quality jobs are a driver of a strong economy along with ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Main Estimates 2020-21: Vote 1 under Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, Votes ... Thanks, Mr. Chair. Good evening to you, to members of the committee and to the officials who are joining us this evening. Thank you for inviting ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Labour Mr. Speaker, I wish to commend all partners, labour, industry, and my provincial and territorial counterparts for working collaboratively to keep workers safe. In addition, I ...

Spoke in the House on COVID-19 Emergency Response Mr. Speaker, I want to assure the member that we have been working very collaboratively with both labour and industry. During this pandemic, I want to ...

Spoke in the House on COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters Mr. Chair, forced labour in any form anywhere in the world is completely unacceptable. We are committed to being an international leader for fair and balanced ...

Spoke in the House on COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters Madam Chair, with all due respect, I have to completely disagree with the member's statement and assertion. We have been working hard for workers from the ...

Spoke at the COVID-19 Pandemic committee on COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank the member for Hamilton Mountain for that question and for his advocacy on this file. I remind the ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Government’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Mr. Chair, members of the committee, it's a pleasure to be with you today virtually to talk about an update on the measures taken by the ...

Spoke in the House on Labour Mr. Speaker, my colleague from Vimy has asked a very important question. Our government understands the importance of work-life balance. We have been working hard for ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5 and 10 under Canada Mortgage and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair, for inviting me to contribute to the important HUMA committee study on the Government of Canada's main estimates for the 2019-20 fiscal ...

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 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 ...