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Liberal MP for York Centre (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Planting at Aptus Treatment Centre community garden w lots of great young helpers, celebrating #EarthDay in… https://t.co/DrGlWiF9Qk

Posted on Twitter Happy #EarthDay! Tomorrow join @HOHTribute, @thetrews,@ziyatong from @dailyplanetshow at our Earth Day Tree Plantin… https://t.co/cAIrfau0NP

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter @MarcMillerVM Ahhhh! https://t.co/EFe4HK2Na0

Posted on Twitter @MarcMillerVM @marcomendicino @RajLiberal @PeteBlackburn No way that's a dive, Niskanen slashed Kadri from behind.

Posted on Twitter Maintaining Canada’s strong relationship with Italy. Today we welcomed Italian Prime Minister @PaoloGentiloni to Ot… https://t.co/Y574sfyLun

Posted on Twitter A good news story.....Hurray for Cooper (the wonder dog)!!!! https://t.co/KxXbGku2EZ

This week

Mentioned by Government of Ontario News Ontario Supporting Rebuild of North York Women's Shelter Dr. Helena Jaczek, Minister of Community and Social Services, made the announcement in Toronto today with Michael Levitt, Member of Parliament for York Centre, on behalf of Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) CORRECTION/Media Advisory: Governments of Canada and Ontario to Make an Announcement Related to the North ... The media are invited to join Michael Levitt, Member of Parliament for York Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, and the Honourable Helena Jaczek, Ministry of Community and Social ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Governments of Canada and Ontario Announce Funding for Women's Shelter in the City of Toronto Michael Levitt, Member of Parliament for York Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), along with the ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Media Advisory: Governments of Canada and Ontario to Make an Announcement Related to the North York Women's ... TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 19, 2017) - The federal and provincial governments will make an announcement related to the North York Women's Shelter. The media are invited to join Michael Levitt, Member of Parliament for York Centre, ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month Mr. Speaker, today I stand in this House to recognize the most heinous of all crimes: genocide. This House has recognized six genocides: the Holocaust; the ...

Didn't vote on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Didn't vote on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Didn't vote on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Human Rights Situation in Venezuela Welcome to this meeting of the Subcommittee on International Human Rights. We're dealing today with a very serious issue, an issue that has seized this committee ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Canadian Jewish News (blog) Canadian MPs have first-ever videoconference with Israeli MKs A video parley hooking up Ottawa with Jerusalem will take place quarterly in an effort to further explore binational interests and maintain open channels, said Michael Levitt, Liberal MP for York Centre. Levitt and fellow Liberal Deb Schulte (King ...

Mentioned by Canadian Jewish News (blog) Liberal MPs have first-ever videoconference with Israeli MKs A video parley hooking up Ottawa with Jerusalem will take place quarterly in an effort to further explore binational interests and maintain open channels, said Michael Levitt, Liberal MP for York Centre. Levitt and fellow Liberal Deb Schulte (King ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on The Situation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 25 Years after the ... You mentioned the clampdown and the oppression against human rights defenders, which is certainly something we've seen, unfortunately, both in this committee and in the subcommittee ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Statutory Review of the Freezing Assets of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Russian activism and interference in other countries' domestic politics is something eastern Europeans have lived with for years, but most recently it ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing from Common Frontiers on the Human Rights Situation in Central America Good. It also means we get to propose going on another trip, since that one was so successful. That's a topic for another day. This was ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Anti-Semitism Mr. Speaker, on February 6, a McGill student society representative incited violence against Jewish students, tweeting “punch a Zionist today”. On February 19, mezuzahs were ripped ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in South Sudan Good afternoon, everyone. Welcome to the Subcommittee on International Human Rights. We are continuing today with our second session on our study regarding the human rights ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on The Situation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 25 Years after the ... Absolutely. Thank you for your testimony. I have a comment. It's your reaction to my colleague MP McKay's portrayal of Russia as a kleptocracy. I want ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing by Global Partnership for Education and Human Rights Situation in Burundi Thank you. I want to come back to something you said, Ms. Gillard. You're operating in some fairly hot spots. I want to use Burundi as ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Racism Mr. Speaker, this past Friday was International Holocaust Remembrance Day, a sombre anniversary when we remember the murder of more than six million Jews at the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Statutory Review of the Freezing Assets of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act and ... This committee had the opportunity to travel to Guatemala and Colombia in August. It was a really insightful trip for us at a time when, especially ...

Spoke in the House on Ephraim's Place Mr. Speaker, I would like to highlight an organization at the heart of the York Centre community, Ephraim's Place. Named in memory of 11-year-old Ephraim Brown, ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present my first petition in the House of Commons on behalf of the students at Madonna Catholic Secondary School in ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, Canada's diversity is a source of strength and pride. Sadly, minority communities are sometimes targeted for attack, including recent incidents in Toronto, Ottawa, and ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to speak on Bill C-29, an act to implement provisions of budget 2016. I would like to focus ...

Spoke in the House on Aleppo Mr. Speaker, I rise today to remind the House that every day, the residents of Aleppo, including 100,000 children, are struggling for their lives amid unimaginable ...