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  • His favourite word is family.

Liberal MP for Mississauga Centre (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 55% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter I participated in a coffee ceremony during my visit to the Canadian embassy in Addis Ababa https://t.co/KaYco2SJ4f

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter At the Westminster Bridge to pay my respects to the victims of last month terrorist attack in London and victims of… https://t.co/alz02qDZTW

Posted on Twitter Karen, thanks for sharing your insight https://t.co/Ad6Koa5CJ6

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter I had the chance to meet with Ethiopian PM Hailemariam Desalegn to discuss democratic reforms, bilateral issues, in… https://t.co/gxXkhsSWcN

This week

Posted on Twitter During my visit to Qatar, I visited the 2022 World Cup org. We discussed preparation and efforts to protect the rig… https://t.co/TPggNyK7Ia

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Obligatory picture at Tim Horton's when visiting the UAE #tastedthesame #tastefromhome #workingoneaster #happyeaster https://t.co/fE2REiNcYb

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Spoke in the House on Egypt Mr. Speaker, last December I stood in this House condemning a terrorist attack against a Coptic church in Cairo just before Christmas. It is with a ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted No on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on International Women's Day Mr. Speaker, for International Women's Day I invited my constituents to nominate a woman who inspires them. I stand today to recognize an exceptional woman. Gabriella ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, ideally, we must always balance our budgets. There are times when, in order to serve Canadians, we need to borrow a little money to ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, on behalf of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, and pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), I have the honour to table, in both official languages, ...

Mentioned by The Medium MPs address Syrian refugee issues in Q&A Last Thursday, the Young Liberals Club at UTM hosted several members of parliament representing the Liberal Party of Canada in a round-table Q&A session on the ongoing Syrian refugee crisis. MP Omar Alghabra of Mississauga Centre, MP Raj Grewal of ...

Spoke in the House on Vimy Ridge Mr. Speaker, Vimy Ridge was a defining moment in Canada's 150 year history. I would like to share a touching story about a constituent of mine ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Daughters of the Vote Thank you, Madam Chair. I haven't prepared a question, but first, it's a pleasure for me to be here to hear directly from our leaders in ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star Liberals consider help for MPs facing threats, harassment, even death threats “Every member of Parliament — and indeed, every Canadian — is entitled to work and live in an environment that is free of hate speech and the threat of violence,” Ahmad wrote. ... Omar Alghabra, another Mississauga MP and the parliamentary secretary ...

Mentioned by Mississauga Finance Minister Morneau rehashes enhanced CPP benefits at breakfast with Mississauga family Canada's Minister of Finance Bill Morneau joined Mayor Bonnie Crombie, former mayor Hazel McCallion and local MP Omar Alghabra Thursday at the home of the Qadeer family in Mississauga to spotlight improvements to the Canada Pension Plan (CPP).

Spoke in the House on Volunteerism Madam Speaker, I rise today to recognize an outstanding Canadian. After the tragic Quebec mosque shooting, Mohamad Fakih offered to cover the costs of the funerals ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Madam Speaker, I want to thank my hon. colleague for his question and his ongoing work on behalf of Neil Bantleman. It is our government's priority ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for his contribution today, and I want to take this moment, probably one of the rarest moments that I will ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by The Rebel Bigots and apologists both wrong about Islamic terrorism MP Iqra Khalid, like MP Omar Alghabra, is typical of the Islamist extremists that are using political Entryism to infiltrate our political system. She leads and supports front groups which espouse Islamist extremism, such as the Muslim Student ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by National Post Stéphane Dion's thumbs-down gesture upsets mother of abducted kids: 'I felt truly disrespected and dishonoured' The incident occurred Thursday just before question period, when Cooper accused Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of doing nothing to bring Azer's children, who were abducted 15 months ago, back to Canada. Conservative and ... Liberal MP Omar Alghabra ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Omar Alghabra Faces 'Disgusting' Racist Messages After Criticizing Tories On Anti-Islamophobia Motion Ontario MP Omar Alghabra, the parliamentary secretary for consular affairs, told The Huffington Post Canada he was taken aback by some of the hundreds of responses on Twitter and Facebook after he published this tweet: “It's sad that Conservatives ...