House of Commons photo

Track Peter

Your Say

In Parliament

Elsewhere

Crucial Fact

  • His favourite word is torture.

Liberal MP for London North Centre (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 51% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter Horrified by the attack in Manchester. My thoughts are with the victims, their families and friends.

This week

Posted on Twitter @SienaLondon It was my pleasure. The walk is incredibly important and a great display of youth leadership.

Posted on Twitter At St. Catherine of Siena for the #LiveLikeAlex Water Walk in honour of Alex Foto. Her legacy lives on. #ldnont https://t.co/NwlNbZWJXu

Posted on Twitter Proud to celebrate the culture, traditions & identity of the Ukranian people on #Vyshyvankaday Day. https://t.co/mTmiysZsCv #ldnont

Voted Yes on Vote #285 Private Members' Business M-64 (Italian Heritage Month)

Voted No on Vote #284 on Bill C-322 Amend the Railway Safety Act (road crossings)

Voted No on Vote #283 on Bill C-291 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (genetically modified food)

Voted Yes on Vote #282 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Voted Yes on Vote #281 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Spoke in the House on Post-Secondary Education Mr. Speaker, as a former academic, I can attest to the importance of organizations that advocate for the advancement of post-secondary education, promote innovative research, and ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Chair, I will remind my colleagues on a playoff night that in a year from now, the Toronto Maple Leafs will be playing in the ...

Posted on Twitter Earlier today, I had the opportunity to rise in the House of Commons and highlight the important work of @OntUniv . https://t.co/Gy3RB8BYoF

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Happy Mother's Day to all Moms in #ldnont and beyond! Thank you for all you do. https://t.co/gTFz8a3U2J

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Central Nova. It is a pleasure to participate in the debate today on the ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy Thank you very much. I have one last question, and it's for Mr. Black. Mr. Black, I wonder what you would make of arguments that suggest ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Trafficking in India Thank you very much. Thank you for being here today. My sense is that as a middle power, Canada's options, I won't say are limited, but ...

Spoke in the House on Vijay Bhatia Mr. Speaker, it is with an extremely heavy heart that I rise and pay tribute to the life of Mr. Vijay Bhatia, a taxi driver who ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Order in Council Appointment of the Honourable Stéphane Dion to the Position ... Thank you very much, Chair. Monsieur Dion, thank you so much for being here today. In your book Straight Talk, which was admittedly written a number ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 7, Operating and Maintenance Support for Military Equipment—National Defence, of the ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. My question is for Mr. Ferguson. In 2011, your office's report "Maintaining and Repairing Military Equipment " stated there was ...

A month ago

Mentioned by London Free Press Fragiskatos, Tourism London raise BRT fears London's contentious bus rapid transit routes have put London Liberal MP Peter Fragiskatos in a political bind. His government has pledged $8 million to the project so far, with another $200 million or more required from them. The most controversial ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in South Sudan Thanks, Mr. Chair. Thank you for being here today. There's nothing inevitable about conflict. Unfortunately, that perception exists. This is the last day this committee will ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy You have mentioned a number of sectors—auto, agrifood, energy, services, and aerospace—and made the point that Canada ought to put these areas forward in terms of ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in South Sudan Thank you, Mr. Scott, for being here today. Your testimony is very prescient and very moving. As you mentioned in your remarks twice, and as the ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you for being here today. You mentioned Mr. Donohue, the president of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, who was here in ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Governments of Canada and Ontario invest in public transit in Southwestern Ontario Today, Peter Fragiskatos, Member of Parliament for London North Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, the Honourable Deb Matthews, Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development and ...

Mentioned by Digital Journal Governments of Canada and Ontario invest in public transit in Southwestern Ontario Today, Peter Fragiskatos, Member of Parliament for London North Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, the Honourable Deb Matthews, Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development and ...

Mentioned by BlackburnNews.com Ottawa Chips In $37M For Transit, Including BRT “The support is very preliminary,” said London North Centre MP Peter Fragiskatos. “It is for the support of design and it is for the support of studies undertaken to look at BRT and how it might best function in the city, how it can best provide a more ...

Mentioned by Journal Federal funding: London gets the lion's share of the funding, but Sarnia, Chatham-Kent, St. Thomas and Windsor are ... - St. Thomas Times London Mayor Matt Brown, MP Peter Fragiskatos, MPP Deb Matthews, and MP Kate Young, l-r, during a press conference at LTC head office to announce new funding for rapid transit on Friday March 31, 2017. (MORRIS LAMONT, The London Free Press).

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca BRT wheels in motion with $8M federal funding announcement “The support is very preliminary,” said London North Centre MP Peter Fragiskatos. “It is for the support of design, and it is for the support of studies undertaken to look at BRT and how it might best function in the city, how it can best provide a ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Young Leaders of London Mr. Speaker, today, I want to recognize London's young leaders. As the member for London North Centre, I have the honour of talking to some of ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, my community of London, Ontario, is home to one of the largest Yazidi populations in Canada. Every member of the House agrees that helping ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Canadian Armed Forces Reserves Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to pay tribute to the reservists of the Canadian Armed Forces. These groups of dedicated individuals play an integral role ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have the honour of putting forward petition E-288 today, a petition calling for the Government of Canada to put forward a standard type ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-242 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (inflicting torture)