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  • His favourite word is colleague.

Liberal MP for Mississauga Centre (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 56% of the vote.

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Posted on Twitter Cette semaine, j'ai eu le plaisir de visiter l'aéroport d'Ottawa. Merci au personnel de m'avoir expliqué toutes les… https://t.co/NbDLYI1ghP

Posted on Twitter This week I had the pleasure of visiting the Ottawa Airport. Thank you to the staff for walking me through all the… https://t.co/5PbnNxIdU0

Posted on Twitter Joyeuse fête des Pères! La dernière année n'a pas été facile, mais je sais que les pères ont été là pour guider leu… https://t.co/CzOxADlKHT

Posted on Twitter Happy Father's Day! The past year has not been easy, but I know fathers have been there to guide their children thr… https://t.co/Cl2p39JQ1o

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Cette semaine, j'ai rencontré la PDG de @VIA_Rail, @Garneau_Cynthia, et son équipe pour visiter la gare d'Ottawa ré… https://t.co/LOSsGXnRuj

Posted on Twitter This week, I met with @VIA_Rail’s CEO, @Garneau_Cynthia, & her staff to visit the recently renovated Ottawa station… https://t.co/75KLx9M4WW

This week

Spoke in the House on Airline Industry Mr. Speaker, our government stands up for our citizens and passengers. We understand that the pandemic has been hard on everyone. This is why we made ...

Voted No on Vote #148 Question of privilege

Voted No on Vote #149 Opposition Motion (Censure of the Minister of National Defence)

Voted Yes on Vote #150 Concurrence in an opposed item

Voted Yes on Vote #151 Concurrence in estimates

Voted Yes on Vote #152 on Bill C-33

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, to minimize the introduction and spread of the COVID-19 virus in the marine mode, Transport Canada has chosen interim orders as the instrument of ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, in response to part (a), due to the high number of COVID-19 cases observed among air passengers arriving from India and Pakistan, Transport Canada, ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Air Transportation Mr. Speaker, I want to thank my colleague for his question, but I will take a moment to correct him. He is comparing apples and oranges. ...

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, I want to thank my friend, the member for Miramichi—Grand Lake, for his advocacy. He and I, along with New Brunswick Liberal MPs, have ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Tourism Industry Mr. Speaker, let me assure all Canadians that we are focused on protecting the health and safety of Canadians. I want to ask my colleague to ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Government’s Response to the Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 Tragedy I'm happy to start, if you want. Thank you very much. Mr. Chair and colleagues, good afternoon. Thank you very much for inviting me back to ...

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, the tragedy of Lac-Mégantic is still with us today. We stand in solidarity with the people of Lac-Mégantic. Our Prime Minister and our government ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, in response to parts (a) and (b), advisory circulars, ACs, issued by Transport Canada, help the civil aviation community understand how to comply with ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Main Estimates 2021-22: Vote 1 under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority, Vote ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Colleagues, good afternoon. Thank you for inviting me here today to present our main estimates. I am pleased to be ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Impact of COVID-19 on the Aviation Sector Thank you very much, Mr. Chair and committee members, for inviting me to contribute to the committee's study of the impact of COVID-19 on Canada's transport ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Conduct of a Federal Election during the COVID-19 Pandemic and Government’s Reasons ... Sorry, I have a handful of other questions. I agree. Ideally the committees should not have been interrupted, but given the drastic changes of the circumstances ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Conduct of a Federal Election during the COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Good afternoon to our witnesses. Thank you for being here. I have some questions for you, Ms. Chayer, but first ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Conduct of a Federal Election during the COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you, Madam Chair. Good morning and thank you very much to our witnesses for being here today and for their insight. I want to ask ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Conduct of a Federal Election during the COVID-19 Pandemic, Main Estimates 2020-21: ... Thank you, Madam Chair. It's still morning, so good morning everyone, Speaker, Clerk and staff. I do want to take a second to express my gratitude ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2020-21: Vote 1 under House of Commons, Vote 1 under ... By the way, you may want to look at the House of Commons. For a couple of years now we've been accepting e-petitions where citizens can ...

Mentioned by The Rebel “I wish I were kidding”: Trudeau's Liberals blame Trump for anti-Semitism in Canada. Trudeau's Muslim liaison, an MP and a junior cabinet minister, Omar Alghabra, used to run the anti-Semitic Canadian Arab Federation, which actively called for the legalization of Hamas and Hezbollah. Trump didn't do that. A Trudeau Liberal did — and ...

Mentioned by CNBCAfrica.com Canadian MP Omar Alghabra on realising Africa's growth potential Omar Alghabra Parliamentarian Secretary to the Minister of foreign Affairs of Canada spoke to CNBC Africa at the inaugural Africa Investment Forum about investment opportunities and the economic potential of Africa.

Mentioned by Hill Times Targeting medical personnel is a war crime, says Montreal reader Lascaris Re: “Debating Canada's Position on Israeli-Palestinian conflict can be done in a civil, legitimate manner," (The Hill Times, Oct. 1, p. 8). In a letter to The Hill Times, Liberal MP Omar Alghabra has condemned my criticism of his fellow Liberal MPs ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Liberals look to brand Andrew Scheer as 'Stephen Harper 2.0' Ontario Liberal MP Omar Alghabra, who has faced questions from Conservatives about his birthplace and suggestions that he is an "overt Islamist," said he expects Scheer to run a divisive campaign in 2019 and the Liberals are ready to respond. ... But ...

Mentioned by rabble.ca (blog) Fuck antisemitism, but let's be clear: criticism of Israel is not antisemitic ... "bring in the death penalty," with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau "the first one to go … and [Minister Maryam] Monsef and [MP] Iqra Khalid and [Minister] Ahmed Hussen and [MP] Omar Alghabra … and [NDP Leader Jagmeet] Singh, Singh, let's make him ...

Mentioned by Washington Post Canada's Conservatives are having a mini-meltdown A Conservative senator, Denise Batters, took to Twitter to express her frustration with Liberal member of Parliament Omar Alghabra's performance on CBC's “Power and Politics” daily current affairs TV show. She was criticizing the government during the ...