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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.

Today

Posted on Twitter We are at Weldrick and Greenbelt area and happy to talk to you! #RHill #DoortoDoor #GoKnockDoors https://t.co/DKSU6WbF0j

Posted on Twitter #CSJ stop at Canadian Junior Golf Association! Wonderful conversation w/Mr. Earl Fritz and summer staff.… https://t.co/xJALyUc8mt

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Going door-to-door near Yonge Street today.. hope this sunshine lasts #SunnyWays #GoKnockDoors #ThisIsRichmondHill… https://t.co/lz0yQApdaQ

Posted on Twitter Paying a visit to Heritage Services at the Richmond Hill Operations Centre.. proud to see our youth engaging with History #CanadaSummerJobs

Posted on Twitter On my way to the Ontario Early Years Centre #ThisIsRichmondHill #CommunityEngaged #YouthMatters #LeadersToday… https://t.co/jgNCYdU31p

Posted on Twitter Visiting the Richmond Hill Christian Community Church Summer Camp #ThisIsRichmond #YouthMatters #CanadaStudentSummerJobs #CommunityEngaged

A month ago

Didn't vote 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, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

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 ...

Two 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 ...

Three months ago

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 ...

More than three months ago

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 ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com Richmond Hill Liberal MP Majid Jowhari sparks controversy over Iranian activities Iranian-Canadians are expressing shock and concern over reports that Richmond Hill Liberal MP Majid Jowhari is lobbying for friendlier relations with the Iranian regime. Iranian expatriates say they are worried a terrorist organization is being ...