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Liberal MP for Mississauga Centre (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

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

Posted on Twitter It is totally irresponsible for the Conservatives to spread hysteria and misinformation about a global framework th… https://t.co/yilqSX0nqY

Two days ago

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

Posted on Twitter Today, we hosted Christian leaders from across the country at a Christmas luncheon with the Prime Minister on Parli… https://t.co/ZxkIAwUHlb

Posted on Twitter @JeremyDeMello Centre Block will undergo massive renovation

Posted on Twitter It was a special moment to witness and participate in what may be the last Speaker’s parade in Centre Block for 10… https://t.co/ADU7MWQcom

This week

Posted on Twitter 70 years ago, the UN adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Community leaders gathered at Mississauga C… https://t.co/dJbNZ9Rx2W

Posted on Twitter Thanks so much Angie. I’m grateful for your work and leadership! https://t.co/vPcG38jcBc

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Naseeha Mr. Speaker, mental health issues know no ethnic or cultural boundaries. Too many of our youth from cultural communities suffer in silence, so I want to ...

A month ago

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.

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Mississauga Centre Mr. Speaker, I do not know about you, but my 14th year was as unmemorable as the rest of my teenage years. However, I could not ...

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 ...

Spoke in the House on Women's History Month and Islamic History Month Mr. Speaker, October is Women's History Month and Islamic History Month. What better way to celebrate this than by recognizing a strong Canadian Muslim woman? Alia ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Coptic Orthodox Priest's 40th Anniversary Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize Father Angelos Saad. Hundreds recently gathered in Mississauga to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Father Angelos' service as a ...

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 ...

More than three months ago

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 ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, Tarek Loubani was recently in the news when he was shot by the Israeli military in Gaza. Our government has called for an independent ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, our government is deeply committed to providing help to Canadians in distress abroad. As parliamentary secretary for consular affairs, I have spent the last ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I want to recognize the work of my colleague for his advocacy on the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and ...

Spoke in the House on Explosion in Mississauga Mr. Speaker, last night, an explosion rocked a restaurant in a bustling plaza across the street from my house in Mississauga. Fifteen people were injured; three ...

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 ...