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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 Reminder to file your taxes by April 30. For more information on how to file, visit: https://t.co/O9XTBqvFh1 https://t.co/BGZ7jsd9cy

Posted on Twitter On this #DayofMourning, we mark the 25th Anniversary of the Westray disaster, when 26 miners lost their lives. #neveragain

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Pleased to attend The Business Women's Network of #YorkRegion 3rd Annual Awards Gala. Congradulations to all the aw… https://t.co/Pq5VMh0Poe

This week

Posted on Twitter Pleased to announce nearly $1 Million in funding to #RichmondHill in support of our town's #Canada150 initiatives.… https://t.co/5ZCALl5CeO

Posted on Twitter Celebrating our towns beautiful heritage, in the past, present & future. #Canada150 #RichmondHill Congratulations t… https://t.co/pARAEcNJXj

Posted on Twitter On the occasion of #NationalVolunteerWeek honouring amazing volunteers who devote over 70000 hours to… https://t.co/gwyWjHiSRW

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-36 Welcome to the committee, Minister and Mr. Knubley. I want to acknowledge the staff behind you, Minister. They've done a great job of giving us the ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-36 Thank you, Chair, and thank you to all the presenters from all over the place. I want to go back to the mandatory long-form census. It ...

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted No on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-36 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I welcome you all. I want to go back to the long-form census, and I want to talk about two things: number ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-36 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you all for coming here today. Let's go back to what we're really here for. We're here to assess Bill C-36, ...

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 ...

A month ago

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 at the Industry committee on Manufacturing Sector and Bill C-36 Thank you. Good morning, Mr. Arora. Thank you for coming in. Let me start by going back to November 16 when Mr. Smith appeared before the ...

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 ...

Two months 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 ...

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 ...

Three months ago

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 ...

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.

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 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 ...