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Liberal MP for Mississauga East—Cooksville (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Raising funds @ the 11th Annual Luso Canadian Charitable Society Gala with @Randycity @CMartinsMPP @Chris_Fonseca3… https://t.co/maXb3fFtYC

Posted on Twitter Enjoying great evening at the Knights of Columbus Autumn Harvest dance with Grand Knight @marekruta22 @JohnKovac4… https://t.co/z2r5yydIAj

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter #TBT 2 years ago today, you elected me for #RealChange. Thank you and truly proud to serve our community of… https://t.co/zICnFjibP0

Voted Yes on Vote #369 on Bill C-57 Amend the Federal Sustainable Development

Voted No on Vote #368 Opposition Motion (Support for forestry workers)

Posted on Twitter Our government’s top priority is to make smart and responsible investments to strengthen the middle class and grow… https://t.co/AggCpTroi3

Posted on Twitter Wishing you a happy and joyous #Diwali and #BandiChhorDivas! https://t.co/gybHkWT1V7 https://t.co/jiEXYxK24H

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #367 Private Members' Business M-108 (Contribution of ranchers and farmers)

Voted No on Vote #366 on Bill C-349 Amend the Criminal Code and to make consequential amendments to other acts (criminal organization)

Posted on Twitter Such sad news today. https://t.co/QvGVeBuxBb

Voted Yes on Vote #365 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

Spoke in the House on Small Business Mr. Speaker, this week we are celebrating Small Business Week, and the theme of the week is about uncovering emerging trends that will shape and grow ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Priorities of Canadian Stakeholders Having an Interest in Bilateral and Trilateral Trade ... Thank you, Madam Lapointe. Chair, I'm actually going to try to blend a question between three of our presenters: Ms. Delahanty, Ms. Rhodes, and Ms. Lusi. ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Priorities of Canadian Stakeholders Having an Interest in Bilateral and Trilateral Trade ... Thank you, Mr. Murphy. It's great listening to you and your perspective. We've had the opportunity, as a committee, to travel from coast to coast in ...

A month ago

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 our witnesses. It's so excellent to see just how engaged Canadians are, as well as our witnesses who represent ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Priorities of Canadian Stakeholders Having an Interest in Bilateral and Trilateral Trade ... Thank you, Chair. Thank you to the witnesses for your presentations. As I was listening intently, Mr. Skudra, you spoke to many of the successes that ...

Spoke in the House on Customs Act Mr. Speaker, I am glad to be back in the House of Commons and in this chamber to be able to speak to and debate important ...

Two months ago

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, Minister. When we look at Canada and the United States, we've had the longest trading relationship in the world. Four ...

Three months 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 ...

More than three 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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 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 ...

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 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 ...

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 ...