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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

Spoke in the House on Customs Act Mr. Speaker, it is great to be back here in the House to do the nation's work. I would be remiss if I did not take ...

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter A gorgeous day to enjoy the annual Binder Twine Festival in Kleinburg. Great to catch up with local businesses & fr… https://t.co/dmOXPQ7QIB

Posted on Twitter #CETA progressive trade is a win for the middle class in both Europe & Canada 🇨🇦 🇮🇹 https://t.co/hzSH4y2XyH

This week

Posted on Twitter Congratulations @liuna183 and best wishes for the next 40 years. I am proud to have LiUNA's largest training facili… https://t.co/Y7w3sEoBjo

Posted on Twitter Pleasure to welcome the L'On. Maria Elena Boschi, to Toronto and Canada. Benvenuta. 🇮🇹 🇨🇦 #CETA #canita https://t.co/X06M0vmkkU

Posted on Twitter Our hearts go out to the Chan family. @ArnoldChanLib your dedication & passion were a gift to us all. You will be truly missed #godbless

Posted on Twitter Take your seat at the table and share your ideas with PM @JustinTrudeau. Apply to join the #PMyouthcouncil at https://t.co/TKAFjZrzd1

Three months ago

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Spoke in the House on Labour Relations Mr. Speaker, the previous government used every opportunity to attack middle class Canadians who were part of unions in this country. The Conservatives undermined the collective ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Consumer Protection and Oversight in Relation to Schedule I Banks Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, everyone. This past weekend when I was back home in the riding, I had to go to the bank to pick ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I listened intently to the hon. member for Durham. What are the hon. member's thoughts on the job numbers that came out on Friday, ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Consumer Protection and Oversight in Relation to Schedule I Banks Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, everyone. Stan, welcome on the line. I'll ask two questions, and then please feel free to answer in the manner you ...

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Mr. Speaker, looking at the name of Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, there is no irony in “communities”, because Canada is made up of communities from ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Italian Heritage Month Mr. Speaker, June is Italian Heritage Month. It is an opportunity for all Canadians to think about and celebrate all the goods things we have that ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Consumer Protection and Oversight in Relation to Schedule I Banks In my view, the direction is the correct one, even the voluntary codes of conduct on interchange for merchants for debit and on mortgage prepayment. I ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, everyone. It's great to have everyone here today. The comments this afternoon give me a lot of perspective. I have two ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, everyone. Please excuse the delay today. I have two or three comments, and then I'll ask a quick question. I've heard ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, everyone. Happy Monday, I guess. To give my view of the landscape, I look at the wine industry in Canada as ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 Welcome, Minister. Welcome back from your trip overseas as well. Thank you for those opening remarks. Minister, I've described our budget, both last year's and 2016-17's, ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, everyone. It's great to have everyone here this afternoon. I'm going to keep my remarks very short, and I'll just ask ...

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 ...

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 ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com Vaughan aerospace company soaring over $3 million in government funding ... 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. 14. The repayable contribution from the Investing in Business ...

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.

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 ...