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  • His favourite word is economy.

Liberal MP for Vaughan—Woodbridge (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 49% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter "A progressive & inclusive trade deal" #CETA Minister @FP_Champagne remarks on #CETA "Make CETA and trade real for… https://t.co/CesFXizCWS

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Thank You Prime Minister. https://t.co/LmpYM27MxE

Posted on Twitter Emotional day to visit Amatrice,Italy with the Prime Minister. Earthquake devasted the area. 🇨🇦 & 🇮🇹 bounds are str… https://t.co/TDFA0JQ2pW

Posted on Twitter Great work @FP_Champagne Ci vediamo domani a Milano!! #CETA # https://t.co/qfThJOxXx2

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Wishing Muslim Canadians in #Vaughan #Woodbridge & across the country a peaceful and blessed holy month #Ramadan… https://t.co/0Rsg5Zf6eE

Posted on Twitter My sincerest condolences to the Coptic Christian community in Canada @smsvchurch #CopticChristians These terrorist… https://t.co/bAQnY2tYEa

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #285 Private Members' Business M-64 (Italian Heritage Month)

Voted No on Vote #284 on Bill C-322 Amend the Railway Safety Act (road crossings)

Voted No on Vote #283 on Bill C-291 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (genetically modified food)

Voted Yes on Vote #282 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Voted Yes on Vote #281 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Speech and Hearing Month Mr. Speaker, [Member spoke in sign language] May is Speech and Hearing Month. As the husband of a speech-language pathologist, it is a great honour to ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I rise today to discuss our government's plan to build a stronger middle class through what I see as a three-pillar approach. It is ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Department of Finance, Vote ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, Madam Minister. It is a pleasure to see you here again this afternoon. I have a couple of quick questions. Our ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Economic and Fiscal Outlook Thank you. I do wish to note from your April 2017 “Economic and Fiscal Outlook”, if I can just quote it here, that the “PBO believes ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Report of the Bank of Canada on Monetary Policy Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, Governor and Senior Deputy Governor. It's always a pleasure. Reading through the Monetary Policy Report this afternoon, I note two great ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Department of Finance, Vote ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, Finance Minister. We have been seeing a lot of green shoots, if I can use that term, in the Canadian economy. ...

Spoke in the House on Egypt Mr. Speaker, I rise today to extend my heartfelt personal condolences to the Coptic Christian community in Canada on yesterday's horrific attacks on St. George's church ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Canadian Real Estate Market and Home Ownership This investment is a repayable loan, and in 2008, the Conservative government also made a similar loan to Bombardier. This loan has requirements to be invested ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Economic Growth in the Territories As the Premier of the Northwest Territories, with climate change obviously impacting the north in a significant way, can you talk about how it's impacting you ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, it gives me great pleasure today to rise to speak to budget 2017. This budget is the next step in our government's focus to ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I want to say how pleased I am to speak in the House today on what our government has done and is planning to ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I am pleased to speak to the important issue of tax evasion and aggressive tax avoidance brought forward by my colleague the member for ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2016-17: Votes 1c and 5c under Canada Revenue Agency ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to my colleague for bringing this motion forward. As a born and raised westerner from British Columbia, I have experienced ...

Spoke in the House on Rare Disease Day Mr. Speaker, February 28 marks Rare Disease Day, a day celebrated internationally to bring awareness about the impacts of rare diseases on sufferers and their families. ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I will be splitting my time with my hon. colleague from LaSalle—Émard—Verdun. It is with great pride and privilege that I stand to speak ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-240, Canadian Real Estate Market and Home Ownership, and Election of ... It reads: Pursuant to the Order of Reference of October 26, 2016, the Committee has considered Bill C-240, An Act to amend the Income Tax Act ...

Mentioned by Skies Magazine (press release) FedDev Ontario invests in Vaughan aerospace manufacturer This announcement was made by Francesco Sorbara, Member of Parliament for Vaughan-Woodbridge, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for FedDev Ontario.

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com Vaughan aerospace company soaring over $3 million in government funding ... complex precision machined components and assemblies, landed up to $3 million from the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), Vaughan-Woodbridge Liberal MP Francesco Sorbara announced Tuesday, Feb.

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Military Technologies MP Sorbara to Announce Support for Vaughan Aerospace Manufacturer /EINPresswire.com/ — VAUGHAN, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Feb 13, 2017) – Francesco Sorbara, Member of Parliament for Vaughan-Woodbridge, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will ...

Mentioned by CON Media (press release) MP Sorbara to Announce Support for Vaughan Aerospace Manufacturer - SYS VAUGHAN, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 02/13/17 -- Francesco Sorbara, Member of Parliament for Vaughan-Woodbridge, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will make an important ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Liberal MPs tweet non-partisan government job ads with party logo One tweet, from Liberal MP Francesco Sorbara, was retweeted by Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly and the Canadian Heritage department. Others who sent out virtually identical tweets include Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr and Environment Minister ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com New $32.1M bus terminal breaks ground in Vaughan, ready by end of 2017 VAUGHAN, ONTARIO Jan 11, 2017 — Francesco Sorbara, Member of Parliament for Vaughan-Woodbridge on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, speaks and is joined by the Honourable Steven Del Duca, Ontario ...