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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.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Our government has been there for Canadians since day 1 of the pandemic, and we’ll be there to help Canada move… https://t.co/XSiLqZpoWv

Posted on Twitter To equip Canada for better fighting #COVID19 and future pandemics, we’ve funded research on the virus and its impac… https://t.co/NgcwUTRhi3

Posted on Twitter Vaccines are key to finishing the fight against #COVID19, and a re-elected Liberal government will ​​launch a $1B f… https://t.co/9watx8AyGj

Posted on Twitter Our gov't quickly procured a diverse vaccine portfolio, and secured enough doses for all eligible Canadians to be v… https://t.co/ulqOGaePgu

Posted on Twitter Our $19B Safe Restart Agreement is helping provinces and territories safely restart their economies and make 🇨🇦 mor… https://t.co/Tmee6qokdm

Posted on Twitter We introduced the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy, which has helped businesses stay afloat and keep more than 5M Cana… https://t.co/WpcBsLkHTx

Three months ago

Voted No on Vote #182 on Bill C-269 Amend the Fisheries Act (prohibition — deposit of raw sewage)

Voted Yes on Vote #183 Fifth report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development

Voted No on Vote #184 on Bill C-206 Amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel)

Voted Yes on Vote #185 on Bill C-30 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on April 19, 2021 and other ...

Voted Yes on Vote #175 on Bill C-6 Amend the Criminal Code (conversion therapy)

Spoke in the House on Labour Mr. Speaker, as I have said, this matter falls under provincial jurisdiction, but let me share with members what we have done as a government in ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Broadcasting Act Mr. Speaker, it was not possible to reach an agreement pursuant to Standing Orders 78(1) and 78(2) with respect to the proceedings at committee stage of ...

Spoke in the House on Proceedings on a Bill entitled An Act to Provide for the Resumption and Continuation of Operations at the Port of Montreal Madam Speaker, there is no question on this. As I have said repeatedly, this is our government's least favoured option. This is our last option. However, ...

Spoke in the House on Port of Montreal Operations Act, 2021 Mr. Speaker, I would like to take a moment to recognize that today is the National Day of Mourning. Thirty years ago, the Parliament of Canada ...

Spoke in the House on Proceedings on a Bill Entitled An Act to Provide for the Resumption and Continuation of Operations at the Port of Montreal moved: That, notwithstanding any standing order, special order or usual practice of the House, a bill in the name of the Minister of Labour, entitled An ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-29 An Act to provide for the resumption and continuation of operations at the Port of Montreal

Spoke in the House on Labour Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for the question. Negotiations between the parties have been ongoing for over two and a half years, and our federal ...

Spoke in the House on Labour Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for his question. We have been on this file from the very beginning. These parties have been negotiating for two ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Women’s Unpaid Work and Pay Equity Thanks, Madam Chair. Good morning. It's fantastic to see each and every one of you. I want to begin by thanking you for the work you ...

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 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 ...

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 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 ...