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Liberal MP for Aurora—Oak Ridges—Richmond Hill (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 47% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #367 Private Members' Business M-108 (Contribution of ranchers and farmers)

Voted No on Vote #366 on Bill C-349 Amend the Criminal Code and to make consequential amendments to other acts (criminal organization)

Posted on Twitter A legendary poet who will be forever missed by the Canadians his music touched. #RIPGord https://t.co/bm6YaLkt0M

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #365 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

Voted No on Vote #364 Opposition Motion (Implementation of a universal pharmacare program)

Voted No on Vote #363 Opposition Motion (Minister of Finance's documents submitted to the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner)

Posted on Twitter Lubomyr Luciuk, my professor from #RMC was at #NDDN committee yesterday and I was able to ask him questions--just l… https://t.co/V6LIwrRtuK

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Space Day on the Hill Mr. Speaker, today is Space Day on the Hill. In 1962, the Alouette 1 marked Canada's entry into space. We built the Canadarm, which maintains the ...

This week

Mentioned by yorkregion.com Ottawa to help Richmond Hill fight hate crimes Crescent Village property manager, Hamida Merchant (left), shakes hands with Aurora-Oak Ridges-Richmond Hill MP Leona Alleslev during the announcement of federal funding for surveillance cameras to be placed in the Richmond Hill neighbourhood.

A week ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Keeping our community secure: Ja'Fari Islamic Housing Corporation to receive federal funding to enhance security RICHMOND HILL, ON, Oct. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, Leona Alleslev, Member of Parliament for Aurora-Oak Ridges-Richmond Hill, on behalf of the Minister for Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness announced over $13,100 in federal funding to the ...

Posted on Twitter @RalphGoodale to better protect their residents because everyone deserves to feel safe and protected in their own home. (3/3)

Posted on Twitter @RalphGoodale This will allow them to make significant security enhancements, including the installation of security cameras... (2/3)

Posted on Twitter Today, I announced $13,100 in Security Infrastructure Project funding for Ja'Fari Islamic Housing on behalf of Min.… https://t.co/YEfHC2hLQe

Posted on Twitter Happy #InternationalDayOfTheGirl from my girl and me! #ClaimYourPlace https://t.co/fW6TonT1nx

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Autism Mr. Speaker, autism is the fastest growing and most commonly diagnosed disorder affecting children and adults in Canada. I want to thank those who work tirelessly ...

Spoke in the House on Poverty Madam Speaker, poverty is an issue that all governments work to address. The last federal government achieved next to nothing in reducing the poverty rate in ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Interparliamentary Delegations Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 34(1) I have the honour to present to the House, in both official languages, the report of the Canadian delegation ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Graphic Arts Magazine (press release) (blog) Increased need for technology in print marketing drives Prime Data expansion Chris Ballard, MPP for Newmarket-Aurora and Minister of Environment and Climate Change; and Melanie Anderson, representing Leona Alleslev, MP for Aurora-Oak Ridges-Richmond Hill. (Photo courtesy of Glenn Rodger Photography). Steve Falk. Leading ...

Spoke in the House on Customs Act Madam Speaker, I would like to thank my hon. colleague for a very comprehensive and fulsome contribution to the discussion, not only on this bill but ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada's Abilities to Defend Itself and our Allies in the Event of ... Thank you very much. Thank you for that comprehensive overview of just where our defence is on this topic. The purpose of our investigation today is ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com Aurora-Oak Ridges-Richmond Hill MP seeks youth for constituency council Aurora-Oak Ridges-Richmond Hill MP Leona Alleslev is inviting youth in her riding between the ages of 14 and 25 to apply to be part of the 2017/2018 Constituency Youth Council (CYC). This year's CYC follows the success of last year, Alleslev's office says.

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Interparliamentary Delegations Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 34(1), I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the report of the Canadian delegation of the Canadian ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada`s Defence Policy Review Thank you. As a former air force officer, and one who had the privilege of being involved with the 1994 white paper, I certainly can appreciate ...

Spoke in the House on Department of Public Works and Government Services Act Mr. Speaker, I wonder if my hon. colleague could shed some light on why this is such an important leadership approach, where the federal government is ...

Spoke in the House on Transportation Modernization Act Mr. Speaker, why has my hon. colleague spent over half of his time talking about things that had very little to do with the bill? Most ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Committee Business When I was responsible for petroleum, oil, and lubricants contracts, including avgas and just about everything we bought and maintained, there were federal exemptions, so, I'm ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Full Implementation of the Official Languages Act in the Canadian Justice System There is no question that you guys have an incredible course, and we are lucky you have the program that you do, so thank you very ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com CHATS gets federal funding for new senior technology lab Leona Alleslev, MP Aurora-Oak Ridges-Richmond Hill, makes an announcement alongside Newmarket-Aurora MP Kyle Peterson regarding federal government support through the New Horizons for Seniors Program. Under said program, CHATS Aurora is ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com Federal funds boost Aurora Public Library Leona Alleslev, Member of Parliament for Aurora-Oak Ridges-Richmond Hill, appears on behalf of Minister of Innovation Science and Economic Development, Navdeep Bains, to announce up to $97,000 in federal funding for the Aurora Public Library Tuesday ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Committee Business That speaks to the performance of, essentially, the contractor. It doesn't necessarily speak to the performance of the overall procurement process and output, of which the ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Briefing by the Commissioner of the Communications Security Establishment Thank you. Further to that, you are the last line of defence in terms of the accountability and oversight of the organization CSE because, of course, ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2016-17: Vote 1c under Communications Security Establishment, Votes 1c ... Thank you, Minister. It is always a pleasure to be in your presence. I'm wondering if we could talk a bit about the money going to ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Suicide Mortality in the Canadian Armed Forces Thank you very much for coming today to explore such a significant and, of course, disconcerting topic. You mentioned that you compare to the Canadian general ...