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  • His favourite word is chair.

NDP MP for Hamilton Centre (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2021, with 49% of the vote.

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I want to thank the hon. member for Edmonton Mill Woods for honouring the soldier and person he knew who passed in this very ...

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Madam Speaker, one of the first privileges we have when rising in these opening weeks of a new Parliament session is to be granted the opportunity ...

This week

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Madam Speaker, I rise today to capitalize on the good minister's basking in the light. We have heard much conversation in the House about collaboration. I ...

Spoke in the House on Resumption of Debate on Address in Reply Mr. Speaker, I want to congratulate the hon. member for rising. In the past session, he was a bulwark of the party's truth and reconciliation process, ...

Voted No on Vote #5 on Bill C-2

A week ago

Voted No on Vote #4 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted Yes on Vote #1 Motion for closure

Voted Yes on Vote #2 Government Business No. 1 (Order respecting the business of the House and its committees) (amendment)

Voted Yes on Vote #3 Government Business No. 1 (Order respecting the business of the House and its committees)

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, it is an honour and a privilege to be here representing my constituents of Hamilton Centre who have imbued me with this very serious ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Attack in London, Ontario Mr. Speaker, at the request of rabbis in Hamilton and leaders of the Jewish community, I rise today and share an excerpt from their statement of ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, while 53% of Canadians are $200 away from being unable to pay their bills, Canada's 44 billionaires have accrued close to $80 billion in ...

Spoke in the House on Parliament of Canada Act Mr. Speaker, I rise today in support of Bill S-205 as a proud Hamiltonian and member of Parliament representing Hamilton Centre, which for generations has been ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Current Situation in Federal Prisons in Relation to Correctional Service Canada’s Response ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I appreciate the opportunity to sub in today on this very important topic, particularly as it relates to recent reports ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Subject Matter of Supplementary Estimates (A) 2021-22: Vote 1a under Department of ... Thank you very much. I want to begin by replying to Mr. MacKinnon's comments that perhaps some of the questions we were asking were not in ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Government’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank the witnesses who are here before us. I'm the member representing Hamilton Centre, but I certainly know the ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Businesses owned by under-represented groups Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, and thank you to all the witnesses. I'm going to start by doing something I don't normally do. That's just ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 7, Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy, of the 2021 Reports of the ... Thank you, Madam Chair. I think all of the witnesses present here today understand the urgency with which I'm calling for greater transparency and accountability for ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Government’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you. As always, it's a pleasure to have the Auditor General before this committee. I often talk about how there's a bit of a blur ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Nuctech Security Equipment Contract, Subject Matter of Main Estimates 2021-22: Vote 1 ... Thank you. I appreciate the opportunity to take a trip down memory lane. Back when I was a city councillor here in Hamilton, we led an ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Briefing with the Auditor General Concerning the Reports Tabled in the House ... Thank you. I'm certainly happy, and I know the residents of Hamilton Centre are happy, that we're having this discussion about the national emergency strategic stockpile. ...