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  • His favourite word is youth.

Liberal MP for Richmond Hill (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #674 Private Members' Business M-168 (Net neutrality)

Voted Yes on Vote #673 on Bill C-326 Amend the Department of Health Act (drinking water guidelines)

Voted Yes on Vote #672 on Bill C-354 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (use of wood)

Voted Yes on Vote #671 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Voted No on Vote #670 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Informative testimony today from Nova Scotia Education Minister @zachchurchill, the Copyright Consortium's Wanda No… https://t.co/yyohMrWvo9

Posted on Twitter Looking forward to reading the new report put out by the #JUST Committee and their recommendations for… https://t.co/vMrKN0Xw2p

Posted on Twitter Riveting discussion this afternoon on cyber-security with @StephanieCarvin and @cforcese. They host the… https://t.co/vxQSynf51I

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Practiced by countless people worldwide, Wushu symbolizes a timeless artistic cultural #heritage. I would like to e… https://t.co/wifneEZoVg

Posted on Twitter It is my pleasure to attend 9th Biennial National Chinese Martial Artist #AchievementAwards and #HallofFame Banquet… https://t.co/b5gwKLQ13v

This week

Posted on Twitter Canada is a nation that celebrates multiculturalism, with citizens from many countries who bring with them their la… https://t.co/rHHm4VAsQT

A week ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Statutory Review of the Copyright Act Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm going to go across the panel. I'd like to get your feedback on what we've heard from content creators. What they ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Statutory Review of the Copyright Act Thank you. First of, thank you all very much for coming. I also acknowledge the land that we are on. Thank you for hosting us today. ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Statutory Review of the Copyright Act Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you all for participating on this important topic. A couple of words came out that I want to echo back. I ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Statutory Review of the Copyright Act Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'll be asking my questions in English. It's quite clear that we have a dilemma. Our job as the government is to ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Statutory Review of the Copyright Act Thank you, Mr. Chair. I have a quick question around open access. I have a 24-year-old daughter who's heavily involved in research that's she's trying to ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Main Estimates 2018-19 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, Minister. Let's change the topic to the digital world and the digital economy. As you know, we are moving fast in ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-375 Thank you, Mr. Chair. At the outset, let me also echo the sentiments expressed by the chair to Mr. Ehsassi regarding the unfortunate situation that happened ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Procurement Strategy for Aboriginal Business, Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) in Federal ... Welcome to the committee again, our presenters. A lot of discussions have been had over the last hour about some of the challenges, some of the ...

Spoke in the House on Innovation, Science and Economic Development Mr. Speaker, we all know Canada is a leader in research, science, creation, and invention, but when it comes to commercialization of the innovation, we tend ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, the budget implementation act is the next step in the government's plan to grow and strengthen the middle class by promoting equality and investing ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Nowruz Mr. Speaker, celebrations seek to capture the essence of civilization. Nowruz, celebrated by Iranians and people of Kurdish, Turkish, Azeri, Baluch, Afghan, and Pakistani descent, is ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise once again to discuss my private members' bill, Bill C-375. At the outset, I would like to thank all ...

Spoke in the House on 360°kids Mr. Speaker, this past Wednesday I had the privilege of announcing our government's support for 360°kids' every bike matters program. This $800,000 program brought our government's ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, just for the purpose of clarification, could the hon. member describe the difference between belief and the purpose of the use, which I think ...

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 ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Mental Health Mr. Speaker, last week Bell Let's Talk brought mental health to the forefront of the national conversation, recognizing that only through open dialogue and understanding can ...

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 ...

Mentioned by Kaplan Herald Liberal MP Majid Jowhari's Iran tweets roil his closely Iranian driving 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 ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Liberal MP Majid Jowhari's Iran tweets roil his heavily Iranian riding 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 ...

Spoke in the House on Innovation, Science and Economic Development Mr. Speaker, Internet is not a luxury but a necessity in today's world. While it is important to invest in infrastructure and support access to Internet ...

Mentioned by yorkregion.com LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thanks for supporting Home on the Hill Home on the Hill thanks the community for their wonderful support of our First Gala Fundraiser held at Oakview Terrace on Saturday Oct. 28. We were delighted to have MPP Reza Moridi as our honorary chair. MP Majid Jowhari, Richmond Hill Coun.

Mentioned by indiablooms Canada: Week of action for middle class will highlight real change that`s working In Ontario, a variety of events are taking place, including Majid Jowhari, Member of Parliament for Richmond Hill, will be serving coffee at a local Tim Horton's drive through and speaking with constituents over coffee; Geng Tan, Member of Parliament ...

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