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  • His favourite word is hill.

Liberal MP for Richmond Hill (Ontario)

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

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter It's great to see Madi Murariu of @CIJAinfo on the Hill! Attending Israeli Wines Meet Canada Cheese reception. Cele… https://t.co/uEYRTEapkU

Posted on Twitter The government of Canada is seeking applications from diverse and talented Canadians. More info can be found at: https://t.co/xkM6C15Zj2

Posted on Twitter Richmond Hill's 360Kids gets $2.1 million for youth employment project https://t.co/ByvptusHQi

Three days ago

Mentioned by yorkregion.com Richmond Hill's 360Kids gets $2.1 million for youth employment project Youth spokesperson Sarah Arkwell (from left), Richmond Hill MP Majid Jowhari, 360Kids director of operations Bonnie Harkness, CEO Clovis Grant and board chair Mark Zeidenberg gathered Tuesday to announce over $2 million in federal funding for the ...

Posted on Twitter Join me in my public consultation this friday on Tax Planning Using Private Corporations & Tax Reform #RichmondHill… https://t.co/yJLvpD2D9F

This week

Posted on Twitter @RotaryRichmondH thank you for hosting yet another successful community run! Homeira and I were pleased to join th… https://t.co/3oq2MmfyJe

Posted on Twitter L'shanah tovah! Community Rosh Hashanah Luncheon in support of the most vulnerable members of #Jewish community… https://t.co/LIPSmVaQ70

Three months ago

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to all of our presenters. I'd like to go back to what I call the collaborative model, what you called ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to all of you. We've had great testimony today. Certain themes are developing, such as pooling, IP generation sources, various ...

Spoke in the House on Terrorist Attack in Tehran Mr. Speaker, Canada strongly condemns the recent terrorist attacks in Tehran, including those committed at the Iranian Parliament. We grieve the deaths and injuries sustained by ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer Do you have any data so we could correlate this number of tech transfer officers in a university or in a mini-cluster such as the WCIO ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer and Canada - United States Cooperation in ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome to all the presenters. It's great to see all of you for the first time. I guess that answers the question, ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Briefing on Broadband Connectivity in Rural Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you for coming. I have two questions. I want to talk about the spectrum and the net neutrality, and the ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, Minister. In the interests of time I'm going to ask two questions. One of them naturally has to do with the ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply I will be splitting my time with the hon. member for Toronto—Danforth, Mr. Speaker. I appreciate the opportunity to speak today about autism spectrum disorders. The ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, ... Thank you. You've done a great job. I have a quick question. In your opening remarks you stated that you only focus on universities. Do you ...

Spoke in the House on Gender Equality Week Act Mr. Speaker, I note that in the preamble of my hon. colleague's bill, there is the following statement: Whereas Indigenous women, be they First Nation, Métis ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good afternoon and welcome. It's good to see some familiar faces. Karen, it's good to see you. By way of preamble, I'm ...

Spoke in the House on Mental Health Mr. Speaker, Canadians from all walks of life recently participated in activities in support of Mental Health Week. As chair of the Liberal mental health caucus, ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com Richmond Hill receives more than $800K for Canada 150 celebrations Richmond Hill council are joined by Richmond Hill MP Majid Jowhari (centre) to announce funding for the town's Canada 150 events. April 26, 2017 - Town of Richmond Hill photo. The Town of Richmond Hill has received more than $800,000 in funding to ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Madam Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the hon. member for Bourassa. I am honoured to stand in the House to discuss budget 2017 ...

Mentioned by JerusalemOnline (blog) Op-Ed: Iranian regime infiltrates Montreal: "This is part of a larger trend" According to a report in Canada Israel Jewish News, this development comes after Canadian Liberal MP Majid Jowhari met with Iranian parliamentarians in order to discuss advancing Iranian-Canadian relations. Canadian MP Majid Jowhari met with Iranian ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...