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Liberal MP for Mississauga East—Cooksville (Ontario)

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

A month ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Meeting Requested by Four Members of the Committee to Discuss their Request ... Thank you, Mr. Hoback. Along with Minister Freeland, the lead minister on this file, I believe that we've been working on this since May 6. We've ...

Posted on Twitter #Canada150 - Follow our Member of Parliament @PeterFonsecaMP to get most recent updates https://t.co/sy7phWB7LC

Two months ago

Mentioned by Mississauga Impressed by turnout It is a charitable event that benefits Ratanak International and its trend-setting work of helping victims of human trafficking in Cambodia heal. Almost 200 people showed up, including Mississauga MP and ex-Olympian Peter Fonseca with his wife ...

Didn't vote 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, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Spoke in the House on Forest Fires in Portugal Mr. Speaker, with a heavy heart, Canadians' and over 400,000 Portuguese Canadians' thoughts are with the families and friends of those affected by the deadly forest ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada Thank you. I'd like to follow along the lines of Ms. Vecchio's questioning. She was talking about navigating the system and how difficult it is with ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Portugal Day on the Hill Mr. Speaker, [Member spoke in Portuguese as follows:] Bon dia a todos. [English] I rise today to announce that tomorrow, June 6, the Canada-Portugal Parliamentary Friendship ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on The Canadian Steel Industry’s Ability to Compete Internationally and Priorities of Canadian ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses. I proudly drive a GM-built car. I won't say which car. It was manufactured here in Ontario, ...

Posted on Twitter An amazing #DayofAction - knocking on doors in #Mississauga East-Cooksville, spreading #positivepolitics w/… https://t.co/RPhMY9nC7U

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Priorities of Canadian Stakeholders Having an Interest in Bilateral and Trilateral Trade ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses. I'm glad that in all your presentations you focused pretty much on the positives of NAFTA. Maybe ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you very much to all the witnesses. On the innovation, I understand that the beverage manufacturers would be eligible for ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Priorities of Canadian Stakeholders Having an Interest in Bilateral and Trilateral Trade ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the witnesses. My riding of Mississauga East—Cooksville probably hasn't seen a farm in just over 30 years, when there ...

Spoke in the House on Luso Charitable Society Mr. Speaker, the true measure of a country and its communities is how we treat our most vulnerable citizens. Adults living with developmental and physical disabilities ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Priorities of Canadian Stakeholders Having an Interest in Bilateral and Trilateral Trade ... I want to thank the manufacturers and the associations that support the manufacturers for all the jobs you have created, the risks you have taken. I ...

Spoke in the House on Public Transit Mr. Speaker, Canadians need immediate investments in their communities' public transit systems so that they can get to work on time and get home at the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to rise in the House to speak to budget 2017, and how it will help our families, our infrastructure, our children, ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, Votes 1, ... Thank you, Chair. First, let me say what an honour it is to be at this extraordinary committee, as we've heard here today, on the day ...

Posted on Twitter Amazing Support for @mary_ng during #MarkhamThornhill early voting. #TeamFonseca for #TeamMary https://t.co/2Io92RroME

Spoke in the House on National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians Act Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to speak to Bill C-22, which is legislation that would establish a committee of parliamentarians to review our national security and ...

Posted on Twitter Wonderful response at #MarkhamThornhill for @mary_ng making calls and knocking on doors @PeterFonsecaMP and… https://t.co/jKJzV3vJu9

Posted on Twitter Hope and Hard Work... #LPC https://t.co/yofLJkIYnF

Posted on Twitter Thanks for all the sign-ups, looking forward to a wonderful evening tomorrow. If you haven't confirmed yet, RSVP to… https://t.co/1xQxc6LH6J

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Mr. Speaker, to the people of Canada and the many travellers, I am proud to speak to this legislation that will allow Canada to move forward ...

Spoke in the House on Hazel McCallion Day Mr. Speaker, this past Sunday, I had the pleasure of attending a special event for a special lady and a great friend. Today I rise to ...

Mentioned by Mississauga Mississauga supports displaced residents of Hickory Drive at community barbecue Peter Fonseca, MP for Mississauga East-Cooksville flips a burger at a community barbecue held for Ward 3 residents at Burnhamthorpe Community Centre on Saturday. September 17, 2016. next play/pause pre 2/2. Mississauga News. By Rachael Williams.

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Summer committee meeting on softwood lumber 'waste of time and money,' says Liberal MP Liberal MPs on the House Trade Committee, including, from right, Linda Lapointe, Steven McKinnon, and Peter Fonseca, voted down a Conservative motion to call on the government to establish a national roundtable to discuss Canada's softwood lumber ...

Mentioned by Mississauga Climate change town hall hosted by Mississauga MPs a disappointment, says activist group leader From left, Navdeep Bains, MP MIssissauga Malton and Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, Gagan Sikand, MP Mississauga-Streetsville, Peter Fonseca, MP Mississauga East-Cooksville, Sven Spengemann, MP, Mississauga ...

Mentioned by Mississauga Peel care providers ask for HST exemption for seniors staying at home Mississauga Home Instead managing director Greg Bechard (left), a Mississauga senior Rita Parker, Misssissauga East-Cooksville MP Peter Fonseca and director of client care at Home Instead Erika Simmonds during a gathering on Friday where Home ...

Mentioned by Business Wire (press release) Therapure Biopharma Inc. Welcomes Delegation from All Three Levels of Government to Its State-of-the-Art Facility ... Federal Minister of Finance; the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Federal Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development; Mayor Bonnie Crombie of Mississauga; MP Gagan Sikand; MP Iqra Khalid; MP Peter Fonseca; MP Sven Spengemann; MPP ...