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  • Her favourite word is women.

Liberal MP for Mississauga—Erin Mills (Ontario)

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

Today

Mentioned by The Rebel Top 10: Alleged ISIS killer came to US as refugee The Jewish human rights group B'nai Brith is demanding an apology from Liberal Member of Parliament (MP) Iqra Khalid for giving a “certificate of appreciation” to a man they say promotes extreme anti-Semitism. Khalid has an “Islamophobia” motion that ...

Yesterday

Mentioned by insauga.com Mississauga Politician Rescinds Award for Community Leader Who Expressed Discriminatory Views Iqra Khalid, the first term MP for Mississauga-Erin Mills, issued this statement announcing her decision to take back the award from Amin El Maoued, the public relations chief of Palestine House, after an outcry from the Canadian Jewish community. Here ...

Mentioned by 680 News Liberal MP apologizes, rescinds award to man labelled purveyor of anti-Semitism Mississauga-Erin Mills MP Iqra Khalid says she was unaware of some of the views held in the past by Amin El-Maoued, the public relations chief of Palestine House, when she gave him a certificate of appreciation for his volunteer work during a barbecue ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Tory senator pokes holes in Khalid's claim she didn't know constituent was alleged anti-Semite Conservative Sen. Linda Frum says she isn't satisfied with Liberal MP Iqra Khalid's apology for giving an award to an alleged anti-Semite — saying Khalid's professed ignorance of the man's association with anti-Jewish causes is disingenuous given she ...

Mentioned by CTV News Liberal MP apologizes, rescinds award to man labelled purveyor of anti-Semitism Mississauga-Erin Mills MP Iqra Khalid says she was unaware of some of the views held in the past by Amin El-Maoued, the public relations chief of Palestine House, when she gave him a certificate of appreciation for his volunteer work during a barbecue ...

Mentioned by rabble.ca Liberal MP Iqra Khalid Apologizes For Giving Award to Alleged Anti-Semite Liberal MP Iqra Khalid Apologizes For Giving Award To Alleged Anti-Semite. https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/iqra-khalid-anti-semitism-1.4787956. "A Liberal MP is rescinding a community service award she gave to the public relations chief of Palestine ...

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Antisemitism has no place in Canadian society. It’s against the work I have done as an MP to promote diversity and… https://t.co/hq4OHTfBUx

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Our government was elected on a platform of investing in Canadians to grow our economy. Our plan is working. Canada… https://t.co/xJFq3og0nB

Posted on Twitter I am honoured to celebrate w/ members of the Indo-Canadian community India’s 72nd Independence Day. Your contributi… https://t.co/lieqtHYjQu

This week

Posted on Twitter I’m honoured to join Canadians of Pakistani heritage in celebrating Pakistan Independence Day today. Happy Independ… https://t.co/oLzCnpWRWb

Posted on Twitter Seniors across Canada have worked hard their entire lives, and deserve to feel confident about their retirement. Ge… https://t.co/woEQKdPQaZ

A week ago

Posted on Twitter So proud of my friend and big sister @SalmaZahid15 on her nomination today! Looking forward to continuing to work… https://t.co/XKB5Pm7MdP

Two months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #880 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted No on Vote #879 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted Yes on Vote #878 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #877 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #876 on Bill S-218 Respecting Latin American Heritage Month

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 Thank you so much, Mr. Fraser. Thank you so much, Minister, for your time and for coming in today. I have a question about intimate partner ...

Spoke in the House on Main Estimates, 2018-19 Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the hon. and very dynamic member for Newmarket—Aurora. Canadians may not hear about the over 24 hours ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Human Rights Situation in Ukraine Thank you, Chair. Thank you as well to the witnesses for your very compelling testimony. Chair, I'm going to be splitting my time with Mr. Wrzesnewskyj. ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under Administrative Tribunals Support Service of Canada, ... Thank you, Chair. Thank you very much to the minister and her officials for their time today and for their very important work on this very ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Instruction to Committee on Bill C-71 Madam Speaker, I want to thank the member opposite for his very impassioned speech. In 2016, there were 223 firearms-related homicides in Canada. That is 44 ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Madam Speaker, I thank the member opposite for his very impassioned speech and his dedication to having open debate and prolonging debate. Why did he and ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Human Trafficking in Canada Ms. Rupnarain, you had mentioned that you've been given a grant for three years to develop a program to help victims of sex trafficking within Peel ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Democratic Republic of the Congo Thank you. Thank you so much, Mr. Chair. I appreciate that. Thank you very much for your very compelling testimony today. I have a short question, ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under Communications Security Establishment, Votes 1, 5, ... Thank you. I think this is a great leadership approach that you have taken in ensuring gender balance within the Canadian Armed Forces. I want to ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Democratic Republic of the Congo Thank you, Chair. Thank you, Ms. Kalambay and Mr. Kabuya, for your testimony today and for your very important advocacy on this issue. In 2017, the ...

Spoke in the House on Gender Equality Mr. Speaker, in the words of Nellie McClung: Have we not the brains to think? Hands to work? Hearts to feel? And lives to live? Do ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Human Trafficking in Canada Thank you, Chair. Thank you to the witnesses for sharing your stories One thing we've learned so far in this study as it progressed is the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on White Helmets Mr. Speaker, I watched footage of a small boy, covered in dust, face streaked with blood, eyes baring hopelessness, being pulled out of rubble and into ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...