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

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Congrats @NeighbourtoNeig on @cnoyorg event today! Great to see you surpass your goal. Special thanks to your 75+ v… https://t.co/8WDFbZUMwP

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter In great company tonight at the @RoutesYouthCntr dinner. This is an amazing organization that offers youth a safe,… https://t.co/E6j1QUEXoD

Posted on Twitter Great meeting today with our post secondary youth council @MohawkCollege @McMasterU @RedeemerUC in #hamont. As alwa… https://t.co/7YHuaIuMcT

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Check out this amazing crowd at #CYO dinner supporting camp programs for children @CampBrebeuf & @CYOMarydale https://t.co/W851JfNjSX

Posted on Twitter The Forge offers many entrepreneurs the opportunity to realize their dreams in #HamOnt. https://t.co/jQfr9KVFcq

Posted on Twitter @McMasterU has helped earn #hamont that reputation. Well done! https://t.co/ObhLKq9q32

A week ago

Mentioned by HamiltonNews Liberal governments fill cup of Steeped Tea The funding was part of an announcement made by Hamilton Liberal MPP Ted McMeekin and Hamilton West-Ancaster-Dundas Liberal MP Filomena Tassi at Steeped Tea's Ancaster Business Park that will provide $518,720 to seven Hamilton area companies involved ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I know the member has articulated his concerns, and I appreciate that. Our government has invested $10 billion in two years. How did we ...

Voted No on Vote #453 on Bill C-378 Amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Act (fairness principles)

Voted Yes on Vote #452 on Bill S-228 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (prohibiting food and beverage marketing directed at children)

Voted No on Vote #451 on Bill C-371 Respecting the prevention of radicalization through foreign funding and making related amendments to the Income ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Olympic Athletes Mr. Speaker, I rise today to congratulate all our Canadian athletes who are participating in the Olympics. I am so proud that we have three Hamiltonians ...

Voted No on Vote #450 Opposition Motion (Trans Mountain Expansion Project )

Voted Yes on Vote #449 on Bill C-50 Amend the Canada Elections Act (political financing)

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to speak to this motion regarding the Conflict of Interest Act and the report made by the Conflict ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Mr. Speaker, I am glad to hear that my colleague is acknowledging, at least in some part, that this is a step toward openness and transparency. ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'd like to move a motion that has been circulated by the clerk. The motion is as follows: Pursuant to Standing Orders ...

Mentioned by Lethbridge Herald MPs agree to review Parliament Hill's sexual harassment code of conduct OTTAWA – Members of Parliament will take a closer look at the code of conduct that is meant to address allegations of sexual harassment between politicians in the House of Commons. The code was reviewed last fall, but Liberal MP Filomena Tassi, the ...

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada MPs agree to review Parliament Hill's sexual harassment code of conduct OTTAWA — Members of Parliament will take a closer look at the code of conduct that is meant to address allegations of sexual harassment between politicians in the House of Commons. The code was reviewed last fall, but Liberal MP Filomena Tassi, the ...

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca MPs agree to review Parliament Hill's sexual harassment code of conduct OTTAWA — Members of Parliament will take a closer look at the code of conduct that is meant to address allegations of sexual harassment between politicians in the House of Commons. The code was reviewed last fall, but Liberal MP Filomena Tassi, the ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates We've heard testimony on the importance of the role of media in organizing these debates. You mentioned previously that you could have done the reverse and ...

Spoke in the House on Tobacco and Vaping Products Act Mr. Speaker, the area about which I would like to ask a question for the hon. member is with regard to youth. I have worked with ...

A month ago

Mentioned by TheSpec.com McMaster researchers will treat the mind to heal the body Filomena Tassi MP for Hamilton West-Ancaster-Dundas, tours the Sternberg Lab at McMaster University Medical Centre Wednesday. Here, Tassi speaks with PhD candidate Alex Green, left, as Paul O'Byrne, dean and vice-president of the Faculty of Health ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by HamiltonNews Conservative MP David Sweet wants help for farmers, pot rules delayed Recently, Liberal MP Filomena Tassi touted her government providing the city with over $200 million in funding projects since the party was elected in late 2015 pointing to the $46.3 million for the $140 million Randle Reef cleanup; the $457,000 in ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates I'll reduce it to one question, then. My question's going to focus on the input that you can give us with respect to the structure of ...

Spoke in the House on Salaries Act Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak about Bill C-24, an act to amend the Salaries Act. This is a technical bill that would fulfill the ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Further to that, what would you suggest or share with this committee with respect to the success of bringing all the parties together? Are there certain ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, I would like to begin by suggesting something that would be absolutely fantastic for Canadians, that when the government makes investments, we should put ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm actually going to split my time with Ms. Sahota. We both have questions that we would like to present to the ...

Spoke in the House on Movember Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak about Movember. I am inspired by the member for Sudbury, the thousands of youth I have worked with throughout ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Services and Facilities Provided to Members of Parliament with Young Children and ... Thanks for being here today. I have three questions. What I'm going to propose is, I'm going to ask three questions, and each of you answer ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thank you. One area that's really important to me is civic engagement and ensuring that we're reaching as many people as possible and trying to ensure ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Private Members' Business, Supplementary Estimates (B) 2017-18: Vote 1b under House of ... I would like to thank you for coming here today. I appreciate your passion on this subject matter, and the work you've done. As chair of ...