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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.

Today

Posted on Twitter 📣 To all high school graduates and post-secondary #students: the applications for the final period of the Canada Em… https://t.co/Gc8Nzl0xdK

Posted on Twitter 📣 Pour tous les diplômés du secondaire et les étudiants de niveau postsecondaire : les demandes pour la dernière pé… https://t.co/T70z4IONvE

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter From the start of the pandemic, our government has recognised the need to fund research on preventing and treating… https://t.co/RkgsYsJCky

Posted on Twitter Depuis le début de la pandémie, notre gouvernement a reconnu la nécessité de financer la recherche sur la préventio… https://t.co/AI5YD2n0ZJ

Posted on Twitter Fantastic to see @McMasterU’s researchers are able to get back to their work - and this is a great demonstration of… https://t.co/8DWT8PLKDB

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Free admission to the AGH this month too! I encourage everyone to visit and see their amazing collection. #HamOnt https://t.co/GGBFmnOZrb

Three weeks ago

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 ...

Two months ago

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 ...

Three months ago

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 ...

More than three months ago

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 in the House on The Economy Mr. Speaker, February 7 was indeed another great day. Our government is and remains committed to Canada's workers. We have repealed unfair labour-targeting legislation, introduced protections ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, it is the first time I am rising in this session, and I would like to thank the good people of Hamilton West—Ancaster—Dundas for ...

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 Seniors Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to improving the lives of seniors, and we have been working very hard to do this. We have enacted a ...

Spoke in the House on Seniors Madam Speaker, I am happy to have the opportunity to speak about the strong work our government has been doing for seniors. The member mentioned OAS ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Records Act moved: That Bill C-93, in Clause 4, be amended by replacing line 26 on page 3 with the following: (4.11) For the purpose of an application ...

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 ...

Spoke in the House on Pensions Mr. Speaker, we know that workplace pension security is a decades old problem. It is our government that committed the resources, the time and the energy ...

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 ...

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 ...