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Liberal MP for Kitchener Centre (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 49% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter Helping people has always been my greatest joy, whether the help came from me as a pharmacist, or as your local rep… https://t.co/kqDrwwIo6U

Posted on Twitter Our track record speaks for itself and for the next four years we will build on our successes and strengthen Canada… https://t.co/zEi0ELKMri

Posted on Twitter This upcoming election is critical. On Monday 🇨🇦 will decide what policies matter the most. Under our Liberal gov'… https://t.co/qyuq9CpRho

Posted on Twitter @morricemike I agree Mike, we need to work collaboratively to defend minority, women’s, LGBTQ2, & Indigenous rights… https://t.co/HpknAlxDsS

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter We need a strong federal government to stand up to provinces when they cut and delay critical infrastructure and ot… https://t.co/cOWFZSDDEJ

Posted on Twitter The Conservative platform is loaded full of #ScheerCuts for the average Canadian. We've seen the impact of careless… https://t.co/u4nxncNCkv

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 in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, it gives me great pride to rise and speak to this motion, and I thank my hon. colleagues for their comments. I look forward ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Human Rights Situation in Russia Good afternoon to you all. Thank you very much for coming. Mr. Kara-Murza, I want to start with you. Something happened last month in Europe that ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy of Digital Government Services and Ethical Aspects of Artificial Intelligence and ... Here is one other question I want to ask, I'm sure you're all aware of the term “singularity”. Singularity can be construed as a science fiction ...

Spoke in the House on HMCS Kitchener Mr. Speaker, today I rise to recognize the HMCS Kitchener, which was one of 123 corvettes, or escorts, built in Canada during the Second World War. ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have a petition signed by over 1,500 people from across the Kitchener-Waterloo region and from communities as far away as Vancouver and even ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Online Hate Hello, Ms. Austin. It's very good to see you. Welcome. I have two quick questions. When we look at broadcasters—radio, television—and newspapers, if anybody makes a ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20, L25, 30, 35, ... Good morning, Minister. It's always a pleasure to see you. Thank you very much for bringing your colleagues around. I want to reference something that you ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, my constituents in Kitchener Centre are deeply concerned about climate change. One young woman named Elizabeth Rose, age 15, wrote me a letter, expressing ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on International Grand Committee on Big Data, Privacy and Democracy Good morning, everybody. I'm sure you're all aware of the term “data-opoly”. Right now, in front of us, we have Apple, which controls a popular mobile ...

Spoke in the House on Loran Scholars Foundation Mr. Speaker, the Loran Scholars Foundation awards outstanding young Canadians with a prestigious $100,000 scholarship for their post-secondary studies, helping them achieve their full potential. Out ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on International Grand Committee on Big Data, Privacy and Democracy Good afternoon. One of the things we've heard from many experts is that a lot of the issues that have happened with data were when the ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Role in International Support for Democratic Development and Main Estimates 2019-20: ... Good morning, Minister, and thank you for coming here this morning, and thanks to your colleagues, also. I want to touch on two topics that you ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy of Digital Government Services and Main Estimates 2019-20: Vote 1 under ... Good afternoon, Mr. Dion and Ms. Tremblay. I have a question for you. I read with great interest that last month you signed a memorandum of ...

Spoke in the House on Astrophysics Mr. Speaker, space: the final frontier. Thanks in part to Canada's own Captain Kirk, Professor Avery Broderick, a theoretical astrophysicist from the University of Waterloo, we ...

Spoke in the House on Kitchener Rangers Mr. Speaker, the Kitchener Rangers hockey club has been a source of pride for my community since 1963. It has seen over 200 alumni go on ...

Spoke in the House on Nobel Laureate in Physics Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure for me to rise today and welcome to Ottawa a very distinguished member of my Waterloo region community, Nobel laureate ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Woodside National Historic Site gets $500K investment from feds This year marks the 110th anniversary of the beginning of his political career, when he was elected the MP for Waterloo North. Kitchener Centre MP Raj Saini announced the funding Thursday. "Parks Canada is helping to preserve our heritage, while ...

Mentioned by The PIE News ApplyBoard hosts Canada's minister of Immigration Ontario-based AI-enabled student marketplace ApplyBoard has hosted Canada's minister of Immigration Ahmed Hussen and member of Parliament Kitchener, Raj Saini, at its head office to open a discussion around how to make education more accessible to ...

Mentioned by TheRecord.com Fierce Founders program gets more federal funding KITCHENER — A program that supports women-led technology startups is receiving more funding from the federal government. Kitchener Centre MP Raj Saini announced Friday that the Fierce Founders Accelerater at Communitech is receiving $264,000 ...

Mentioned by Mirage News FedDev Ontario Announces Increased Funding for Women Entrepreneurs Today, Raj Saini, Member of Parliament for Kitchener Centre, announced an additional FedDev Ontario investment of $264,000 for Communitech's Fierce Founders Accelerator to support more women-led technology start-ups with seed funding, training and ...

Mentioned by TheRecord.com KW Habilitation gets $2 million for affordable housing building Kitchener Centre MP Raj Saini made the announcement on Thursday and had a tour of the four-storey building, which will provide affordable housing options close to public transit, schools and services for modest and middle-income households.

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Creating More Affordable Rental Housing for Canada's Middle-Class in Kitchener KITCHENER, ON, June 28, 2018 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring that all Canadian families have a safe and affordable place to call home where they can prosper and thrive. Raj Saini, Member of Parliament for Kitchener Centre, ...