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Liberal MP for Mississauga—Erin Mills (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 50% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter Looking forward to participating at tonights Anti- Racism Town Hall with my colleagues MP Erskine-Smith @beynate, M… https://t.co/4hWEzb0S3Q

Posted on Twitter She shoots!! She scores!!!! 2, 1 to #TeamCanada  in the 2nd!! #whatagame #CANvsUSA #OlympicGames #HockeyCanada https://t.co/yO36Jjqo61

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter So proud of Mississauga's very own @mohamadfakih8 for his hard work and efforts! #ParamountProud https://t.co/5FRwlOytvU

Posted on Twitter #TeamCanada2018 is making us all so proud! 9 gold, 5 silver and 7 bronze medals is another major reason to celebrat… https://t.co/nVoTaobDTV

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Shocked to hear about the recent diagnosis of my friend and colleague @SalmaZahid15 I’m praying for her speedy recovery.

Posted on Twitter #throwback to #hammerandnails and hanging up photos of #teamIqra in our constituency office… https://t.co/w2UexBDk8D

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Heart and Stroke Foundation Mr. Speaker, to quote Emily Dickinson: If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain; If I can ease one life ...

Voted No on Vote #453 on Bill C-378 Amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Act (fairness principles)

Voted Yes on Vote #452 on Bill S-228 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (prohibiting food and beverage marketing directed at children)

Voted No on Vote #451 on Bill C-371 Respecting the prevention of radicalization through foreign funding and making related amendments to the Income ...

Voted No on Vote #450 Opposition Motion (Trans Mountain Expansion Project )

Voted Yes on Vote #449 on Bill C-50 Amend the Canada Elections Act (political financing)

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Toronto Sun FATAH: As MPs look for Islamophobia, mosques continue promoting intolerance So, while the Pakistani-born MP Iqra Khalid who first introduced the motion in parliament has been successful in making the committee ask the government to designate Jan. 29 as a National Day of Remembrance and Action on “Islamophobia,” and other forms ...

Mentioned by The Rebel M-103 is “a sharia-style attack on western values” — and it's all spelled out in Parliament's new report Last year, a Pakistan-born MP named Iqra Khalid introduced a motion in the house of commons to ban criticism of Islam. Just like they do back in Pakistan. In Canada, we can criticize or even despise any religion we want — especially a religion that is ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Counselling and Other Mental Health Supports for Jurors Thank you, Chair, and thank you to all of the witnesses for coming in today and for all of your compelling testimony. If I may start ...

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, the recent women's marches and the #MeToo and Time's Up movements are all highlighting public discussion on sexism, misogyny, and gender-based violence. As a ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca 'Islamophobia' report, election debates and shipwrecks on winter committee agenda Member of Parliament Iqra Khalid, centre, with fellow caucus members on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Patrick Doyle. That study was, of course, sparked by the unexpectedly controversial M-103, a private members' motion sponsored by ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca The year to come in e-petitions E-petitions can be controversial or compelling — or cautious statements of the obvious. But 2017 showed that, symbolic or not, they can touch off political firestorms all on their own. Liberal MP Iqra Khalid experienced the political power of online ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Child Labour and Modern Slavery Thank you, Chair. Thank you to our witnesses for coming today. In the interest of keeping it short, I went to Ethiopia earlier this year to ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Counselling and Other Mental Health Supports for Jurors Thank you, Chair. Thank you to our witnesses for their very compelling testimony today. Ms. Chopra, you touched on the jury selection process, and I wanted ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I really commend my colleague for his great initiative, not just in presenting this private member's bill but also in his very effective advocacy ...

Spoke in the House on Season's Greetings Mr. Speaker, last week, fellow Liberal MPs of the Muslim and Jewish faiths sat down to break bread and barriers over a joyful Christmas dinner. We ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Nomination of the Honourable Sheilah L. Martin to the Supreme Court of ... Thank you, Ms. Campbell. Last year, when you came before us, you advised us of the different organizations you had approached in order to seek those ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Child Labour and Modern Slavery Thank you, Chair, and thank you to our witnesses for your very compelling testimony. Dr. McQuade, you had spoken about providing perhaps incentives to companies to ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Counselling and Other Mental Health Supports for Jurors Thank you, Chair, and thank you to the witnesses for your testimony today. Ms. Bielecka, we just heard that there are about 7,000 jurors who go ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Child Labour and Modern Slavery Thank you, Chair. Thank you, gentlemen, for your very compelling testimony today. We just finished a study on sex trafficking in south Asia and understand the ...

Spoke in the House on Mississauga—Erin Mills Mr. Speaker, I stand here today, truly humbled and grateful. Two years have passed since the people of Mississauga—Erin Mills placed their trust in me to ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Counselling and Other Mental Health Supports for Jurors Thank you, Chair. I really want to thank our witnesses today for their very compelling testimony. I have a question with respect to pre-emptory challenges. It's ...

Mentioned by Brantford Expositor Letters to the editor I recall Liberal MP Iqra Khalid's motion 103 on Islamophobia where, despite numerous protests by Canadians against this motion, our illustrious politicians voted to support her. To me this indicates just how out-of-touch our elected representatives are ...

Mentioned by BuzzFeed News Zionist Groups In Canada Are Jumping On The “Creeping Sharia” Bandwagon Recent controversies around how Muslim Canadians define Islamophobia have created intense strains on the community's relationship with several prominent Jewish organizations. It all started when Liberal MP Iqra Khalid (Mississauga-Erindale) presented ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Mississauga Mr. Speaker, over the month of October, my city of Mississauga was engulfed in a generosity frenzy. Under the leadership of the mayor, Bonnie Crombie, Mississauga ...

Spoke in the House on Persons Day Mr. Speaker, on October 18 of each year, Canadians celebrate Persons Day. This day marks the pivotal moment in 1929 when the five Canadian trailblazers, the ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, including myself many of my constituents in Mississauga—Erin Mills were not born in Canada, but that does not make us any less Canadian. I ...