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Liberal MP for Mississauga Centre (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter My friend @markhollandlib and I have launched a podcast. In our first episode we pay tribute to Arnold Chan. Find i… https://t.co/6P1E7nmQao

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Speaking with the media #werkwerkwerk https://t.co/dS6poNh1rb

Posted on Twitter We are taking a global leadership role in speaking out against the unjustifiable violence faced by #Rohingya https://t.co/HznGqZOimD

This week

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, our government is seized by the unacceptable persecution of the Rohingya people in Myanmar and is actively engaged on this file. The Prime Minister ...

Posted on Twitter Hello Mississauga Centre!! Celebrating the 25th anniversary of @CPAC_TV. They had a huge map of the entire country… https://t.co/dBcThGMSq3

Posted on Twitter Keeping an eye on my riding #MississaugaCentre https://t.co/ECn3ygqrEv

Posted on Twitter It was great to be with you! Thx for making our community a better place! https://t.co/nd6MdmGWTE

Three months ago

Mentioned by Macleans.ca Justin Trudeau wore our Muslim hipster socks Sara: I got a hold of Omar Alghabra, the MP of Mississauga Centre, and we asked him if he could somehow gift these socks to our prime minister. We knew Eid was coming up and we knew he's a sock enthusiast. We just hoped he would be willing to wear ...

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Spoke in the House on Consular Affairs Mr. Speaker, our government has raised the case of Mr. Badawi at the highest levels of the Saudi government. We continue to ask for clemency, so ...

Spoke in the House on Attack in London Mr. Speaker, last night, on one of their holiest nights of the year, Muslim worshippers were attacked in London when a van drove into an unsuspecting ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, our government has been consistent. Human rights promotion is a pillar of our foreign policy. Everywhere we go, every time we meet with government ...

Spoke in the House on Islamic Relief Canada Mr. Speaker, I rise today to congratulate Islamic Relief Canada on 10 years of success, growth, and accomplishments. IRC is a humanitarian organization that provides assistance ...

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, ...

Spoke in the House on Consular Affairs Mr. Speaker, the case of Mr. Chang and Ms. Lu deserves much more dignity and respect than it is receiving from this opposition member. We are ...

Spoke in the House on Egypt Mr. Speaker, once again Coptic Christians in Egypt have become victims of another gruesome terrorist attack. Last Friday, a bus filled with innocent pilgrims was attacked. ...

Mentioned by Daily Caller Is Canada's Anti-Islamophobia Motion As Benign As It Seems? MP Omar Alghabra tweeted out a graphic that asked “When did condemning Islamophobia become controversial?” and compared denouncing hate to other symbols of Canada, such as maple syrup and the ubiquitous coffee and donuts fast food chain Tim ...

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 ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Conservative Leadership Race 2017: Some Candidates Grant Interviews To Anti-Islam 'Journalist' Liberal MP Omar Alghabra said Conservative candidates need to publicly distance themselves from Johnston. (Photo: The Canadian Press). Khalid last month read portions of Johnston's video screed against her in the House of Commons, while describing ...

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).