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  • His favourite word is park.

Liberal MP for Scarborough—Rouge Park (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 60% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter Our thoughts and prayers to family and friends of the victims, and the residents of #manchester who are impacted by the attack.

This week

Spoke in the House on Sri Lanka Mr. Speaker, eight years ago today, the 26-year-old armed conflict ended in Sri Lanka, yet peace has not been achieved on the island. The scars of ...

Posted on Twitter As we mark the 8th Anniversary of #Mullivaikkaal, we see continued oppression by GoSL restricting mourners in the NE https://t.co/87lkMeqWYs

Posted on Twitter PM @JustinTrudeau's Statement on the 8th Anniversary of the End of the Armed Conflict in Sri Lanka #Mullivaikkaal https://t.co/kEBgN6OOQp

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 ...

Spoke in the House on National Parks Mr. Speaker, the Rouge national urban park is central to my riding, and with the passage of Bill C-18, the House of Commons is closer than ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Happy Mother's Day to mothers everywhere. Thank you for all that you do! 🌷 https://t.co/ql1gc72qmw

Posted on Twitter Call out for performers and event volunteers for our #Canada150 Community BBQ on July 9th! Sign up before May 31st:… https://t.co/oWTwnTsM1g

Posted on Twitter If you or your organization is hosting a #Canada150 event in #ScarbTO Rouge Park, contact my office at 416-283-1414… https://t.co/biFEaEbZtB

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under Canadian High Arctic Research Station and ... I know you and I were at the University of Toronto student-led gathering a couple of months ago. I do wonder what kind of role our ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I want to start by congratulating our Minister of Finance for delivering on our promises to help the middle class and those trying to ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on 2011 LGBTQ Refugee Pilot Project Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to start, Shahina, Eka, and Soubhi, to welcome you to your new country. I came to this country as a ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Default Management and Prevention Policy Thank you, Madam Chair, and thank you all for coming. Chief, I think this is your fourth visit to our committee and I thank you for ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Default Management and Prevention Policy Thank you. Welcome this morning. Mr. Yesno, you indicated that six out of nine communities that you serve are under default management. Can you indicate to ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Default Management and Prevention Policy Thank you very much for being here. I'd like to pick up on an earlier point with respect to resource development and sharing of some of ...

Spoke in the House on International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Mr. Speaker, today is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. Racism affects all our institutions and has a real impact on the lives ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Briefing on the Updated Mandate Letter of the Minister of Immigration, Refugees ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Minister, I'm very proud to see you in this new role. I want to congratulate you and your family for this ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Default Management and Prevention Policy In fairness, some of them are fairly large organizations. Some of them are international and have international scope—I don't want to name individual ones. There is ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Immigration Consultants Notwithstanding that, all of your 3,400 members.... Is it 34,000? We were told 3,400 at the last meeting. Anyway, around 4,000 members are entitled to appear ...

Spoke in the House on Rouge National Urban Park Act Madam Speaker, as we discussed on Friday, my friend and colleague from Peace River—Westlock and I worked quite closely together on the committee. I want to ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Privatization Act Madam Speaker, I am astonished at the speech by my good friend, the member for Saskatoon—Grasswood. What an amazing defence of our Canadian broadcaster. I thank ...

Spoke in the House on Rouge National Urban Park Act Madam Speaker, I am very proud to stand here today, once again, in support of Bill C-18, an act to amend the Rouge National Urban Park ...

Spoke in the House on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague for her eloquent speech and strong advocacy on this issue. I want to get a sense from ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Daily Mirror Canada passes Bill calling for Tamil Heritage Month The motion, introduced by Gary Anandasangaree, Member of Parliament for Scarborough-Rouge Park, earlier in the year, was debated on May 20 and on September 29, before being passed on October 5. “This is a historical milestone that recognizes the ...

Mentioned by The News Minute Canada officially declares pride in its Tamils, passes Bill calling for Tamil Heritage Month The motion, introduced by Gary Anandasangaree, Member of Parliament for Scarborough-Rouge Park, earlier in the year, was debated on May 20 and on September 29, before being passed on October 5. “This is a historical milestone that recognizes the ...

Mentioned by The New Indian Express Canada declares January as Tamil Heritage Month The motion was moved by Canadian politician of Tamil origin, Gary Anandasangaree, MP for Scarborough-Rouge Park constituency, and it was discussed in the House in May and September. In an indication of the special place that the community has ...

Mentioned by Tamil Guardian Canadian Parliament declares 'Tamil Heritage Month ' The motion, which was put forward by, Member of Parliament for Scarborough-Rouge Park Gary Anandasangaree, recognises “that, in the opinion of the House, the government should recognize the contributions that Tamil-Canadians have made to Canadian ...

Mentioned by Tamil Guardian Canadian Parliament declares 'Tamil Heritage Month ' The motion, which was put forward by, Member of Parliament for Scarborough-Rouge Park Gary Anandasangaree, recognises “that, in the opinion of the House, the government should recognize the contributions that Tamil-Canadians have made to Canadian ...

Mentioned by The New Indian Express Canada declares January as Tamil Heritage Month The motion was moved by Canadian politician of Tamil origin, Gary Anandasangaree, MP for Scarborough-Rouge Park constituency, and it was discussed in the House in May and September. In an indication of the special place that the community has ...