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Liberal MP for Richmond Hill (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians Act Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the hon. member for Etobicoke Centre. I am very pleased to stand in the House today in ...

Two days ago

Voted No on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Voted No on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Voted Yes on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Voted No on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter $1.9 billion will be allocated in in support of mental health initiatives in Ontario #Budget2017

Posted on Twitter $81 billion in infrastructure investments to underscore our Govt's commitment to long-term growth for the middle class #Budget2017

Posted on Twitter $950 mil over five years to support a small number of business-led innovation "superclusters" to accelerate our economic growth #Budget2017

This week

Posted on Twitter As of April 1st,the Disability Award is increasing!Make sure your banking information is up to date on MyVAC account.https://t.co/RSQBZGTT2q

Posted on Twitter Let’s stand against discrimination today and every day in #RichmondHill! Show your support and remember that… https://t.co/a3zKVIt930

Spoke in the House on Nowruz Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to welcome Nowruz, the Persian new year and arrival of spring. Recognized by the Parliament of Canada, Nowruz is a 3,000-year-old ...

Posted on Twitter Happy International Day of La Francophonie to everyone in #RichmondHill! #mon20mars

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Event attended by MP to discuss priority issues I am writing to you in regards to the piece you wrote titled "Richmond Hill Liberal MP Majid Jowhari sparks controversy over Iranian activities," in which you referred to an event my colleagues and I organized in Vancouver. We wanted the Iranian ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-25 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, witnesses. I want to thank you for the testimony you have provided today. I want to ask for your input about ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-25 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to all the witnesses for coming today. I'm going to take the conversation in a bit of a different direction. ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jowhari acts on behalf of majority of community Then continues with: 'Iranian-Canadians are expressing shock and concern over reports that Richmond Hill Liberal MP Majid Jowhari is lobbying for friendlier relations with Iranian regime.' If a reader decides not to continue reading the rest of article ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-25 Good morning, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses for coming. Before I start, I'd like to go on the record by saying that having spirited ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-25 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, witnesses. I'll be splitting my time with Mr. Sheehan. Mr. Davies, I noticed that the last time a comprehensive amendment ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Surprised about Jowhari criticism I am surprised that local elected officials and some others are criticizing MP Majid Jowhari for encouraging Canada to re-open the embassy in Iran. This has nothing to do with “letting terrorists into the country.” As Canada's government website makes ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian School Counselling Week Mr. Speaker, on the occasion of Canadian School Counselling Week, I acknowledge and express my gratitude to an important group of dedicated people who work tirelessly ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com Richmond Hill Liberal MP Majid Jowhari sparks controversy over Iranian activities Faramarz Shiravand is an Iranian-Canadian activist concerned about Majid Jowhari's alleged ties to the Iranian regime. Shiravand is one of several residents who've written letters to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asking for Jowhari to step down. Jan.

Mentioned by OurLondon.ca Richmond Hill Liberal MP Majid Jowhari sparks controversy over Iranian activities Faramarz Shiravand is an Iranian-Canadian activist concerned about Majid Jowhari's alleged ties to the Iranian regime. Shiravand is one of several residents who've written letters to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asking for Jowhari to step down. Jan.

Mentioned by Cambridge Times Richmond Hill Liberal MP Majid Jowhari sparks controversy over Iranian activities Faramarz Shiravand is an Iranian-Canadian activist concerned about Majid Jowhari's alleged ties to the Iranian regime. Shiravand is one of several residents who've written letters to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asking for Jowhari to step down. Jan.

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Violence Against Women Mr. Speaker, November 25 was the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. To raise awareness on this issue, our Minister of Status of ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Vote 5b under Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, Vote ... Thank you, Minister. I'm going to ask you two general questions. One of them has to do with the increased funding for the three federal granting ...

Spoke in the House on Gianluca Cellucci Mr. Speaker, on Saturday, November 26, over 200 members of the Richmond Hill community gathered in memory or Gianluca Cellucci, the son of Ioanna and Carmello ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, this summer we mobilized over 35 young volunteers in Richmond Hill in order to recruit stem cell donors for Canadian Blood Services onematch initiative. ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, during my conversations with Richmond Hill constituents, mental health repeatedly emerges as a pressing issue that our government must tackle. Many of the challenges ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Order in Council Appointment of Anil Arora to the Position of Chief ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'll be sharing my time with my colleague Mr. Baylis. Mr. Arora, first of all let me congratulate you on your appointment ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, Canadians understand that the economy and the environment go hand in hand, and that any credible plan to reduce our production of greenhouse gases ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Manufacturing Sector Thank you, and thank you, witnesses, for coming. At the beginning of your presentation, you talked about small businesses and the valley of death, the challenges ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Manufacturing Sector Okay, thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses. With my two minutes, I'm going to go right to the question. You are all familiar, ...