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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.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Totally unacceptable. Perpetrators need to be apprehended. https://t.co/lojDSoAokh

Posted on Twitter @CIBPAtoronto @chinradiocanada @TLNTV @Italchambers @mbmayor @JohnTory a great week of events in Ottawa. Why not c… https://t.co/CdkEj1IPs7

Posted on Twitter Happy Father’s Day!!! All the best to my dad who by example has instilled in me the values of hard work, integrity… https://t.co/NR0H9iCy5m

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter #globalskills strategy provides Canadian businesses a tool to compete & win in a competitive global economy. All st… https://t.co/h6NnyyBP9P

Posted on Twitter The 10th Annual Woodbridge Farmers Market Opens today. The market is open every Saturday rain or shine, between 9 A… https://t.co/nlseSPYSsj

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Thank you to Her Excellency Kelly Craft U.S. Ambassador to #Canada for hosting members of the 🇨🇦 🇺🇸 Inter-Parliamen… https://t.co/Ay33rxJHRr

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #867 Concurrence in an opposed item

Voted Yes on Vote #866 Concurrence in an opposed item

Voted Yes on Vote #865 Concurrence in an opposed item

Voted Yes on Vote #864 Concurrence in an opposed item

Voted Yes on Vote #863 Concurrence in an opposed item

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Canada-Italy Day Mr. Speaker, I invite all of my colleagues to come celebrate the third Canada-Italy day on Parliament Hill this evening and to participate in Italian Heritage ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to speak to Bill C-74 on behalf of the Government of Canada, as well as our government's planned investments to strengthen ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Consumer Protection and Oversight in Relation to Schedule I Banks If I can interrupt, I do have one more question. In reading the report, it seems to me that one of the conclusions, or the main ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Statutory Review of the Proceeds of Crime and Terrorist Financing Act and ... Thank you, Chair. This has been a very good meeting this morning, and thank you for all your commentary thus far. I do wish to ask, ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-74 Mr. Chair, my amendment is that Bill C-74, in clause 186, be amended (a) by adding after line 22 on page 162 the following: eligible fishing ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Mother's Day Mr. Speaker, on a recent trip to Halifax, I had the honour of visiting Pier 21, the same place where 60 years earlier my mother and ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-74 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, everyone. Turning first to the Business Council of Canada, to Brian and John, welcome. I have trumpeted this in the past ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-74 Thank you, Mr. Chair. With respect to the legislation in the BIA with regard to life insurance companies making investments in infrastructure, do there need to ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-74 Thank you for that. Marc-André and I had the pleasure of attending that conference and being on a panel with various members and hearing about the ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-74 In reference to what one of my colleagues on the other side said about how decisions are made in terms of things going into the Canada ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, yesterday at the finance committee, we heard from experts across the country about pricing pollution. We heard that it is a cost-effective solution to ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, when it comes to Canada's economy and the environment, our government has been clear. We believe that the two go hand in hand. Canadians ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-74 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, everyone. It's been a very informative and spirited conversation this afternoon. I have a couple of things. I keep hearing about ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Eastern Ontario leaders react to Gord Brown's death Member of Parliament Francesco Sorbara tweeted a photo of Gord Brown's seat in the House of Commons. ... Leeds–Grenville MPP Steve Clark stands up in the Legislature to announce MP Gord Brown's death, and to ask for a moment of silence. 1:38.

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, last November, this government announced Canada's first-ever national housing strategy, a 10-year, $40-billion plan to give more Canadians a place to call home. Yesterday, ...

Mentioned by Government of Ontario News Minister to Make an Announcement Kathryn McGarry, Minister of Transportation, will make an announcement in Vaughan. She will be joined by Steven Del Duca, MPP for Vaughan, Maurizio Bevilacqua, Mayor of Vaughan, and Francesco Sorbara, MP for Vaughan-Woodbridge. Date: Tuesday, May 1 ...

Spoke in the House on Hospice Vaughan Mr. Speaker, on April 27, Hospice Vaughan and all residents of the city of Vaughan will celebrate the ground-breaking of an exceptional centre of excellence, a ...

Spoke in the House on Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Madam Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to debate Bill C-330, an act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, also referred to as ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Markets Insider 75 more units of affordable rental housing in Vaughan Member of Parliament for Vaughan-Woodbridge, Francesco Sorbara, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), along with ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) 75 more units of affordable rental housing in Vaughan Member of Parliament for Vaughan-Woodbridge, Francesco Sorbara, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), ...

Mentioned by yorkregion.com Woodbridge Lane to offer affordable housing in Vaughan in 2019 Representing the federal government at the announcement was Vaughan-Woodbridge MP Francesco Sorbara on behalf of Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation ...

Mentioned by Inquirer.net Filipino caregivers celebrate reunification with their families in Toronto Other officials present during the appreciation event were: MP Deborah Schulte (Minister of Parliament for Vaughan and King City), MP Michael Levitt (Minister of Parliament for York Centre, North York), MP Francesco Sorbara (Minister of Parliament for ...