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  • His favourite word is ceta.

Liberal MP for Mississauga East—Cooksville (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 54% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #897 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Multilateral Instrument in Respect of Tax Conventions Act Mr. Speaker, after listening to the member across the way, I have to think he is living in a different time and in a different place. ...

A week ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Impact of Tariffs on Canadian Businesses, Companies and Workers Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to all the witnesses. Ms. Campbell, you started your remarks by speaking about the great team that we had down ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities moved: That the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities be instructed to undertake a study on ...

Voted Yes on Vote #896 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #895 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #894 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #893 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Impact of Tariffs on Canadian Businesses, Companies and Workers Thank you, Chair. Let me commend our witnesses, both for your resilience in this climate we're in right now, as well as just for the jobs ...

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Had a wonderful time taking part in the 4th annual #Volta #Luso charities cycling and walk event is in support of t… https://t.co/IOR7CNGpsU

Posted on Twitter Delighted to join my dear friend @BhanteS with the West End #Buddhist Temple and #Meditation Centre here at… https://t.co/mvHanj2MA6

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, it is great to be back, to be able to speak on Bill C-79 and, in particular, to be able to speak to trade. ...

Posted on Twitter Great talking to @dianawangmartin @gfss_STEM - PM’s Award Recipient for Teaching Excellence, on how our govt is mak… https://t.co/i6G30lTfFL

Posted on Twitter Honoured to bring Minister @HarjitSajjan to #Mississauga for a meet & greet event with our #Ukrainian 🇺🇦 -… https://t.co/2yu9mtu2zq

Posted on Twitter We had a great roundtable discussion with our #Chinese business community. Thank you @Winniefung888 @McbaCanada fo… https://t.co/MjLaKfdy6u

Posted on Twitter Thank you Peel Regional Labour Council, for the great time at #LabourDay picnic. Wonderful to join MP Sonia Sidhu t… https://t.co/gW20IETSZx

More than three months ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Briefing on the Canada-United States Trade Relationship Thank you Mr. Chair. Thank you, Minister. I know you have a robust plan. I thank your team for its leadership and your leadership. In the ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Potential Canada–Mercosur Free Trade Agreement and Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Minister, for being here. In your opening remarks you mentioned that any business, any group, in Canada should be able ...

Spoke in the House on Portugal Heritage Month Mr. Speaker, in June we celebrate Portugal Heritage Month and the great contributions made by Canadians of Portuguese descent. The Luso community in Canada numbers over ...

Mentioned by Momentum Mag (blog) The All Party Cycling Caucus – Q&A Some Members of the APCC (Left to Right): Unknown, VCB Board chair Anders Swanson, MP Julie Dabrusin, MP Peter Fonseca, MP Anthony Housefather, Senator Nancy Greene Raine, MP Gord Johns, Unknown, MP Wayne Stetski, MP Cheryl Hardcastle, ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Review of the Changes between the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific ... Thank you, Mr. Christie, and to your team, for your professionalism. I know that as governments we want to make sure you have all the tools ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Potential Canada–Mercosur Free Trade Agreement Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I too would like to welcome the Havergal students and staff who are here with us today. I'm sure you ...

Spoke in the House on Visit of Prime Minister of Portugal Mr. Speaker, I rise today as co-chair of the Canada-Portugal Parliamentary Friendship Group to express a very warm Canadian welcome to the Prime Minister of Portugal, ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Potential Canada–Mercosur Free Trade Agreement Mr. Wilson, you brought up CETA. CETA has very high standards: labour standards, environmental standards, a regulatory regime in place, high wages, etc. You did say ...

Spoke in the House on Oil Tanker Moratorium Act Madam Speaker, again, I am proud and pleased to take part in today's discussions about implementing an oil tanker moratorium on British Columbia's northern coast. Canada ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Potential Canada–Mercosur Free Trade Agreement Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you to our presenters. It's very enlightening. It's interesting to hear about an industry such as moulds that is highly ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I am happy to rise today to speak to Canadians regarding this budget. I will be sharing my time with the member for Louis-Hébert. ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca From Olympians to MPs: Fonseca and Qualtrough talk sport and politics The competition – and the journey to the games – are a roller coaster of an experience that not many beyond the community of professional athletes can relate to – but Liberal members of Parliament Peter Fonseca and Carla Qualtrough have been there ...

Spoke in the House on Active Adult Centre of Mississauga Mr. Speaker, I rise today to celebrate the grand reopening of the Active Adult Centre of Mississauga in my riding of Mississauga East—Cooksville. The centre aims ...

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada (blog) As Australia ousts MPs with dual citizenship, Canada's Parliament embraces many in its ranks Conservative MP Ziad Aboultaif (Lebanon). -. Liberal MP Omar Alghabra (Syrian citizenship, born in Saudi Arabia). -. Liberal MP Faycal El-Khoury (Lebanon). -. Liberal MP Andy Fillmore (United States). -. Liberal MP Peter Fonseca (Portugal ...

Mentioned by Gistmaster (blog) Canadian Government Honours Olakunle Churchill The Non-governmental Organisation of the brand – Big Church Foundation was honoured with ” HUMANITERIAN Award 2017 at a star-studded ceremony. The award was presented on behalf of the government by Hon. Peter Fonseca, Member Of Parliament ...

Mentioned by Gistmaster (blog) Canadian Government Honours Olakunle Churchill The Non-governmental Organisation of the brand – Big Church Foundation was honoured with ” HUMANITERIAN Award 2017 at a star-studded ceremony. The award was presented on behalf of the government by Hon. Peter Fonseca, Member Of Parliament ...

Mentioned by Gistmaster (blog) Canadian Government Honours Olakunle Churchill The Non-governmental Organisation of the brand – Big Church Foundation was honoured with ” HUMANITERIAN Award 2017 at a star-studded ceremony. The award was presented on behalf of the government by Hon. Peter Fonseca, Member Of Parliament ...