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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 #earthday2017 let's all do our part to ensure a healthy planet!! https://t.co/k8NbmvuOM8

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Wonderful to celebrate Canadian-Italian relations w/ PM of Italy 🇮🇹 & PM of Canada 🇨🇦 - the Hon. Justin Trudeau & H… https://t.co/B40BZ0u9ox

Posted on Twitter Great to see my good friend Angelo before today's lunch w/ His Excellency @PaoloGentiloni, PM of the… https://t.co/Z9MvJsfAhE

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Here’s what our government is doing to keep cannabis out of the hands of our youth:https://t.co/H3ZyNf3P6t https://t.co/V0Z3ItozXj

Posted on Twitter The New Horizons for Seniors Program will open for funding proposals on May 1st. More info. can be found here:… https://t.co/iT2CoGST1b

Posted on Twitter Pleasure to visit with Hon. @mbmayor & discuss the exciting initiatives underway in our city. #vaughan… https://t.co/BrzmNjoSsZ

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

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 ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted No on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Two weeks ago

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 ...

A month ago

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 ...

Two 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 ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Second Report of the Advisory Council on Economic Growth Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank Mr. Sabia and Dr. Treurnicht for the time and effort they and all the members of the committee ...

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.

Spoke at the Finance committee on Canadian Real Estate Market and Home Ownership Good afternoon, gentlemen. Welcome. I don't think there's anything more important for Canadians than their home. I was invited to attend a pre-budget consultation in the ...

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 ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, earlier this month I had the chance to announce the start of construction of a new inter-regional transit terminal in the city of Vaughan. ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Canadian Real Estate Market and Home Ownership What happened in that movie was basically true. I lived it and I saw it. We have a very resilient housing market. But we also have ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, it is with great pleasure that I rise to speak to Bill C-30 for the second time now. It is a great event when ...

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 MĂ©lanie 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 ...