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Liberal MP for Scarborough—Guildwood (Ontario)

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

This week

Posted on Twitter Off they go to the rally with @JustinTrudeau @liberal_party #ChooseForward https://t.co/bBPUQ4hTnX

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Happy to join @Shaun_Chen and my colleagues @mary_ng, @JeanYip3,@alanhomarkham @gary_srp & @NavdeepSBains for a Tam… https://t.co/OTRtV1pax1

Posted on Twitter Thank you for the invite to Navratri Celebrations at Shri Radha Krishna Temple in #Scarborough #Guildwood Jai Mata… https://t.co/9hQI5Y0QeV

Posted on Twitter When I was hungry & you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty & you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger… https://t.co/F379gy0Bg6

Posted on Twitter Andrew Sheer's announcement that a Conservative government would cut foreign aid by 25% is completely irresponsible… https://t.co/8f7ytF31n5

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Team McKay were out today canvassing today despite the rain! Great meeting residents at their door. #ChooseForward… https://t.co/AmXi8l2hcL

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the unanimous 38th report of the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Didn't vote on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Didn't vote on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Didn't vote on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Didn't vote on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to table the 37th report of the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security on Bill C-98, an act ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, this might be an appropriate moment to remind colleagues that it is an ancient right of citizens to present petitions to the Crown, notwithstanding ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, two reports from the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security. They are ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 and ... You can ask your nice question offline. We do have to pass the estimates, which is the purpose for which we're here. On behalf of the ...

Spoke in the House on Royal Canadian Mounted Police Act Mr. Speaker, we have just seen a classic example of people not being able to get out of their partisan lanes. We now know that the ...

Spoke in the House on Jean Vanier Mr. Speaker, last week, the world lost a great Canadian, Jean Vanier. Born to privilege, this erudite intellectual and social visionary pursued the simple idea that ...

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Mr. Speaker, I rise in my capacity as the chair of the public safety and national security committee. The hon. member for Lakeland made an intervention ...

Spoke in the House on Member for Langley—Aldergrove Mr. Speaker, I have my Kleenex at the ready, in case I cannot get through this. I want to continue the theme that the hon. member ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-423 An Act respecting the fight against certain forms of modern slavery through the imposition of certain measures and amending the Customs Tariff

Mentioned by Hill Times Liberal changes to foreign aid bill raise 'red flag,' say Grit MP, critics, aid groups The proposed changes are tucked into the government's omnibus budget implementation bill, and they may not be 'benign,' says Liberal MP John McKay. Liberal MP John McKay, left, sponsored the Official Development Assistance Accountability Act as a ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Bill C-369 Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to both of you for appearing here today. I have the advantage and the disadvantage of not being a regular ...

Mentioned by Infosurhoy On the asylum seekers file, is Trudeau up to the task? Toronto Liberal MP John McKay offered a damning assessment this week of his government's handling of the influx of asylum seekers at unofficial border crossings, as Prime Minster Justin Trudeau's caucus met to prepare for the fall parliamentary session ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail On the asylum seekers file, is Trudeau up to the task? Toronto Liberal MP John McKay offered a damning assessment this week of his government's handling of the influx of asylum seekers at unofficial border crossings, as Prime Minster Justin Trudeau's caucus met to prepare for the fall parliamentary session ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail On the asylum seekers file, is Trudeau up to the task? Toronto Liberal MP John McKay offered a damning assessment this week of his government's handling of the influx of asylum seekers at unofficial border crossings, as Prime Minster Justin Trudeau's caucus met to prepare for the fall parliamentary session ...

Mentioned by Hill Times John McKay and Anju Dhillon join Navy in the Arctic for more than just iceberg watching Liberal MP John McKay spent three days at sea off the coast of Nunavut in mid-August to check in on Canada's defence of its Arctic sovereignty. Mr. McKay, a former parliamentary secretary of defence from 2015 to 2017, boarded HMCS Charlottetown on Aug.

Mentioned by Hill Times John McKay and Anju Dhillon join Navy in the Arctic for more than just iceberg watching Liberal MP John McKay spent three days at sea off the coast of Nunavut in mid-August to check in on Canada's defence of its Arctic sovereignty. Mr. McKay, a former parliamentary secretary of defence from 2015 to 2017, boarded HMCS Charlottetown on Aug.

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Child Labour and Modern Slavery Thank you. I appreciate it. As Mr. Lewchuk and Mr. Messenger know, I'm fairly persuaded that this is a good initiative. Canada ties itself up in ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-63, A Second Act to Implement Certain Provisions ... I understand the symmetry one might want as a tax official, but again, the reality and the practicality is maybe something less than that. Finally, I ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada’s Involvement in NATO Ironically, Mr. Chair, I am going to do it in an unusual fashion. Normally I ask very short questions and ask for answers, but this time ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Development Finance Initiative Thank you for your charitable intentions. Thank you to all our witnesses. As the sponsor and author of the better aid bill, which is Canada's only ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Development Finance Initiative and Human Rights Situation in South Sudan Thank you for that. That's an interesting observation. I represent a riding that has pretty well every group of people known to mankind in it. I ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Development Finance Initiative Thank you, Chair. Thank you to you both. It's good to see you again, James. This is an interesting debate about what this bank wants to ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-680 An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act (microbeads)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-474 An Act respecting the promotion of financial transparency, improved accountability and long-term economic sustainability through the public reporting of payments made by mining, oil and gas corporations to foreign governments