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Liberal MP for Richmond Hill (Ontario)

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

This week

Posted on Twitter Happy Orthodox New Year! https://t.co/Uomd3EepBT

Posted on Twitter As part of our time in Suzhou we had discussions over dinner with officials from the Suzhou Foreign Affairs Office.… https://t.co/s7usW1sL75

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to my colleague @DavidLametti on your appointment to cabinet. We will miss your insight on the #INDU Committee!

Posted on Twitter Celestica may be a Canadian company headquartered in Toronto, but it is a multinational company in a global economy… https://t.co/53k2rtS1Ww

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Sending my thoughts and deepest condolences to those impacted by today's tragic bus crash in Ottawa. Thank you to t… https://t.co/pUh99iRKMU

Posted on Twitter While in Suzhou we visited Soochow University, another academic institution in the city. Soochow University has par… https://t.co/VxX3lkSJKj

A month ago

Voted Yes on Vote #984 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Voted No on Vote #983 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Voted No on Vote #982 Motion for the production of papers P-15 (Documents pertaining to the reception at the residence of the High ...

Voted Yes on Vote #981 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Voted Yes on Vote #980 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Subject Matter of the Supplementary Estimates (A), 2018-19: Vote 1a under Canada ... Thank you. Going back, in your opening remarks you indicated that 353 contracts worth $163 million have already been awarded under the BCIP program, that 80% ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Statutory Review of the Copyright Act Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'll be sharing my time with Mr. Lametti. In the two and a half minutes that I have, I'd really like to ...

Spoke in the House on Richmond Hill Mr. Speaker, today I have the privilege of welcoming my constituency youth council to Ottawa, where they are visiting for the day to learn how government ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Greening Government Strategy There's no conflict—acknowledgement. Let me start by asking Madam Petrevan a quick question. A lot of countries have been mentioned, such as Finland. You just mentioned ...

Spoke in the House on Richmond Hill Mr. Speaker, last week I had the privilege of visiting businesses across Richmond Hill, organizations like the Accolade Group, Laipac Technology, Link-Pipe Incorporated and Opus One ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Supplementary Estimates (A), 2018-19: Vote 5a under Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, Vote ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the department officials for coming today. I want to probe further into the $15-million funding for the strategic innovation ...

Mentioned by yorkregion.com MP needs to champion real climate leadership Recently, I visited Majid Jowhari's office to deliver the new report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change — the world's most authoritative voice on climate science — along with a demand to line up Canada's climate policies with science.

Mentioned by Hill Times 'The risk is there': marijuana legalization unpopular in ridings with high Chinese-Canadian populations, says former ... Conservative MP Bob Saroya, top left, Conservative MP Alice Wong, Liberal MP Jean Yip, Liberal MP Shaun Chen, Small Business Minister Mary Ng, Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, NDP MP Don Davies, Liberal MP Geng Tan, Liberal MP Majid Jowhari, ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Supplementary Estimates (A), 2018-19: Vote 1a under Canada School of Public Service, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. My question is for Madam Fox. Prior to asking the question, I'm going to read a couple of quotes from the report. ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Statutory Review of the Copyright Act and Briefing Session with the Chief ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, sir, for coming here and sharing your insight into the pilot project. Let me ask a couple of questions. Can ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Statutory Review of the Copyright Act Thanks, Mr. Chair. I'm going to go back to the spirit that I understood from the point that Mr. Graham brought. This is trying to get ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Supplementary Estimates (A), 2018-19: Vote 1a under Canada School of Public Service, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'd like to welcome the minister and the department here. Actually, I'm going to follow up on what Mr. McCauley was asking ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, today I rise to address this chamber on the provisions of Bill C-86 that amend the Canada Business Corporation Act, the CBCA, and to ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Madam Speaker, it is indeed an honour and privilege to be able to bring forward legislation that would alter the Criminal Code in accordance with the ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Political staffers have it tough. I know. I employ them Political staffers face a unique set of stressors on the job, including knowing that if a workplace conflict reaches a media outlet, they could be responsible for bad political exposure to their party, says MP Majid Jowhari. The Hill Times photograph ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Hill Times What it's like to be a rookie MP in a workplace that fetishizes exhaustion Conservative MP John Brassard, left, and Liberals MPs Bill Blair and Michel Picard were all first elected in 2015. It's tough for a rookie MP to learn the ropes of the new job while maintaining good health, writes Liberal MP Majid Jowhari. The Hill ...

Spoke in the House on Innovation, Science and Economic Development Mr. Speaker, new technologies have changed the way we access information, shop, live, socialize and work. As a result of these changes, our economy has transformed ...

Spoke in the House on Mental Illness Awareness Week Mr. Speaker, this week is Mental Illness Awareness Week, and as chair of the mental health caucus, I am pleased to see members from across party ...

Spoke in the House on Autumn Mr. Speaker, this past weekend, I had the unique privilege of joining our Prime Minister at the mid-autumn moon gala, hosted by the Chinese Cultural Centre ...

Spoke in the House on Main Estimates, 2018-19 Mr. Speaker, let me talk about the records. These are the same Conservatives who got taken to court, because the Parliamentary Budget Officer could not get ...

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 ...

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 ...

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