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  • His favourite word is support.

Liberal MP for Richmond Hill (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 44% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter BREAKING: Health Canada authorized the Janssen vaccine for use in Canada today. This vaccine is safe and effective… https://t.co/vgqrqjflV0

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter NAC members will be selected by the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and will serve a term of… https://t.co/ek3JnfjeiJ

Posted on Twitter This call for applications will serve both to fill vacancies in the existing committee and to create a roster of pr… https://t.co/qqC93Snzlj

Posted on Twitter @HonAhmedHussen announced a call for applications for new National Advisory Committee (NAC) members! The NAC provi… https://t.co/Elhk97b5CA

This week

Posted on Twitter We believe in making decisions based on science🔬 We’ve invested more than $10 billion to support research and scie… https://t.co/5CvyDFd7nZ

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Diversity and Inclusion Madam Speaker, my private member's motion, Motion No. 36, calls for the House to designate August 1 as emancipation day, acknowledging the abolition of slavery in ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Domestic Manufacturing Capacity for a COVID-19 Vaccine Thank you, Madam Chair, and thank you to all the witnesses. Madam Chair, I'll be sharing my time with MP Ehsassi, and I ask you to ...

Posted on Twitter We are investing nearly $15 billion over the next 8 years for public transit projects from coast to coast to coast!… https://t.co/6jYeXP02Jw

Voted No on Vote #57 on Bill C-213 Enact the Canada Pharmacare

Voted No on Vote #58 on Bill C-223 Amend the Citizenship Act (adequate knowledge of French in Quebec)

Voted Yes on Vote #59 Private Members' Business M-35 (Instruction to the Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development (environment grading label))

Voted No on Vote #60 on Bill C-206 Amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel)

Didn't vote on Vote #61 on Bill C-225 Amend the Aeronautics Act, the Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act and other Acts (application of ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Accessibility and Affordability of Telecommunications Services This signifies to me that the smaller ISPs are really stepping up, and you highlighted that in your comments. That's about twice as much as the ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Environmentally Conscious Labelling Madam Speaker, I would like to begin by thanking the member for Sydney—Victoria for introducing this motion and for his consistent advocacy on this topic. If ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Domestic Manufacturing Capacity for a COVID-19 Vaccine Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to all of the witnesses. Thank you for your volunteerism, your expertise, passion and the commitment that you have to ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Government’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and Nuctech Security Equipment Contract Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, Madam Maynard. It's good to have you back. Thank you for the great work you're doing. Madam Maynard, you talked about ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Domestic Manufacturing Capacity for a COVID-19 Vaccine Great. Can you help us understand what transpired in the time between mid-March when you developed that vaccine to December 4, 2020, when you submitted your ...

Spoke in the House on Lunar New Year Madam Speaker, last Friday, February 12, many East Asian communities in my riding of Richmond Hill and Markham celebrated the lunar new year and the beginning ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Domestic Manufacturing Capacity for a COVID-19 Vaccine In his opening remarks, Minister Champagne talked about the suitability for COVID-19 vaccine production. Even among those existing vaccine producers in Canada, he said the capacity ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Domestic Manufacturing Capacity for a COVID-19 Vaccine Thank you, Madam Chair. Welcome to all the witnesses. Welcome, Minister. It's good to have you in our committee. Minister, in your opening remarks you talked ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Government’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome to our witnesses, once again. Let me start with Mr. Cutler. You indicated in your opening remarks, as well as in ...

Spoke in the House on Mental Health Madam Speaker, COVID-19 has further highlighted many challenges that continue to impact our mental health and wellness. The CMHA found that 87% of Canadians do not ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Statement Implementation Act, 2020 Madam Speaker, it is my pleasure to contribute to the debate on this important bill. Bill C-14 would implement several important measures from the fall economic ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Emancipation Day moved: That the House recognize that: (a) the British Parliament abolished slavery in the British Empire as of August 1, 1834; (b) slavery existed in British ...

Spoke in the House on Richmond Hill Community Food Bank Madam Speaker, on Saturday, November 21, our office collaborated with the Richmond Hill Lawn Bowling Club to hold a holiday food drive in support of the ...

Spoke in the House on Digital Charter Implementation Act, 2020 Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to speak about the digital charter implementation act, 2020. I want to talk specifically about the balanced approach ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-207 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (presentence report)

Mentioned by yorkregion.com MP needs to champion real climate leadership Recently, I visited Majid Jowhari's office to deliver the new report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change — the world's most authoritative voice on climate science — along with a demand to line up Canada's climate policies with science.

Mentioned by Hill Times 'The risk is there': marijuana legalization unpopular in ridings with high Chinese-Canadian populations, says former ... Conservative MP Bob Saroya, top left, Conservative MP Alice Wong, Liberal MP Jean Yip, Liberal MP Shaun Chen, Small Business Minister Mary Ng, Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, NDP MP Don Davies, Liberal MP Geng Tan, Liberal MP Majid Jowhari, ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Political staffers have it tough. I know. I employ them Political staffers face a unique set of stressors on the job, including knowing that if a workplace conflict reaches a media outlet, they could be responsible for bad political exposure to their party, says MP Majid Jowhari. The Hill Times photograph ...

Mentioned by Hill Times What it's like to be a rookie MP in a workplace that fetishizes exhaustion Conservative MP John Brassard, left, and Liberals MPs Bill Blair and Michel Picard were all first elected in 2015. It's tough for a rookie MP to learn the ropes of the new job while maintaining good health, writes Liberal MP Majid Jowhari. The Hill ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Elections commissioner examining Liberal MP Majid Jowhari's fundraiser The office of the elections commissioner is examining a fundraiser organized by Liberal MP Majid Jowhari that is opposed by his own Richmond Hill riding association but endorsed by federal party headquarters. Mr. Jowhari, an Iranian-born Canadian who ...

Mentioned by Kaplan Herald Liberal MP Majid Jowhari's Iran tweets roil his closely Iranian using The Liberal MP for Richmond Hill is facing the ire of many of his Iranian-Canadian constituents after posting a tweet many see as an attempt to legitimize the theocratic government in Iran. Iranian-born Majid Jowhari was elected in the 2015 election to ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-375 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (presentence report)