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  • His favourite word is labour.

Liberal MP for Mississauga East—Cooksville (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 53% of the vote.

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter #RemembranceDay at #Mississauga Civic Centre. To our men & women that braved hardships, and to their families that… https://t.co/caXUiMsBUh

This week

Posted on Twitter Delighted to join our #Polish community in #Mississauga East- #Cooksville #JPII to celebrate commemorations of 101s… https://t.co/8mjWhl6H2y

Posted on Twitter Honoured to join the #RemembranceDay Parade and Ceremonies at our #Mississauga East- #Cooksville @RoyalCdnLegion… https://t.co/fSpUtX8rJo

Two months ago

Posted on Twitter #Mississauga came together to show we take #Climate Change seriously @MCSEvents. Our residents want to ensure that… https://t.co/uPSign6lzo

Posted on Twitter Happy Labour Day! Celebrations, with heartfelt gratitude to all our women and men that work hard to build better co… https://t.co/s52QlK8FbI

Posted on Twitter Happening this weekend @MCSEvents - Wonderful to join the celebrations, fun activities, multicultural bazaar, great… https://t.co/0c7PpC0Pu1

More than three months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Voted No on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Voted Yes on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-100, An Act to implement the Agreement between ... Thank you, Chair. I want to thank the witnesses for highlighting how integrated our economies are, and also highlighting the need to get this deal done ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Edmonton Centre. When we get in that global competitive environment, which is what we ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-101 Thank you, Mr. Chair. What we've heard is that the 232s, these very unfair and unjust tariffs, brought some very dark and difficult days for many ...

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

Spoke in the House on Tamil Canadians Mr. Speaker, Saturday, May 18, 2019, was an important day in the Tamil Canadian community. It was the 10th anniversary of the end of the civil ...

Spoke in the House on Luzia Ribeiro Mr. Speaker, I rise today with a heavy heart. Three years ago, on April 24, Luzia Ribeiro passed away at the young age of 84. She ...

Spoke in the House on 2019 Firefighter of the Year Award Mr. Speaker, I rise today to celebrate the achievement of seven firefighters from Mississauga and their bravery in performing their duty when responding to an explosion ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, over the past weeks, I have heard from constituents concerned about the outbreaks of measles in several regions of our country, including in the ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Revocation of Richardson International’s Export Registration by China Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'll stick with the questioning on the subject of a science-based approach for canola and other plant-based products. When it comes to ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Revocation of Richardson International’s Export Registration by China Thank you, Chair. Chair, you will remember that as a committee we were able to travel from coast to coast to coast as we were doing ...

Spoke in the House on Professional Tennis Mr. Speaker, I am happy to rise today to celebrate something historic in the world of professional tennis. As an athlete and former Olympian, it is ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Government of Canada's Support for the International Trade of Small and Medium-sized ... I want to thank the witnesses. Your focus has been so much on the people on the ground, on the nuances, as Mr. Fowler was saying, ...

Spoke in the House on Telecommunications Industry Mr. Speaker, our government is focused on improving the quality, the coverage, and most importantly, the price of telecommunication services for Canadians no matter where they ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-190, Labour Shortages of the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, and thank you to the members of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Government of Canada's Support for the International Trade of Small and Medium-sized ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm going to keep going where Mr. Allison was going with his questions regarding loans and grants. Karen, where do you see ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-85 Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you, Minister. Minister, your metaphor of the different trade agreements that we have across the globe now was in terms ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...