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Liberal MP for Kitchener Centre (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Celebrating Eid with our vibrant Muslim community in @CityKitchener and @RegionWaterloo Eid Mubarak… https://t.co/tRvNMRanCh

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Ce fut un plaisir parlant Français aujourd'hui pour célébrer le jour du Baptistère Saint-Jean @CityKitchener… https://t.co/dgQw935cSR

Posted on Twitter Had a great time at the KW Multicultural Festival! So proud of our diversity in #kwawesome. #KWMF2017… https://t.co/tempxNjT18

Posted on Twitter Happy to participate in the Walk with Refugees! #WRwelcomesrefugees #kwawesome @WR_CCORIC https://t.co/iLrvIM0YRU

Three days ago

Mentioned by Digital Journal Media Advisory: Governments of Canada and Ontario Celebrate New Affordable Housing in Waterloo Region For the announcement, media are invited to join Adam Vaughan, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, Raj Saini, Member of Parliament for Kitchener Centre, and Daiene Vernile, Member of Provincial ...

Posted on Twitter @JonTheMedic @MarwanTabbaraMP @Albrecht4KitCon Please contact my office at Raj.Saini@parl.gc.ca or call 519-741-200… https://t.co/zIlUjJNwhf

This week

Posted on Twitter https://t.co/LLYKPU0Pqy

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)

A week ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Development Finance Initiative Ms. Greene, you talked about sectoral or geographic forms of investment. The question I have is with regard to when you're making investments. Let's take banking ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Development Finance Initiative and Human Rights Situation in South Sudan Thank you very much for coming here. Mr. Carter, I'm going to start off with you, because I read a report that you had written back ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) Thank you very much for your opening comments. My questions are a bit specific. I want to start off with article 25 of the GDPR, when ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Development Finance Initiative Good morning, gentlemen. It doesn't seem I have that much time, so I'm going to ask you both this very specifically. We know what success looks ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy Good morning, gentlemen. Thank you very much for your opening comments. Mr. Robertson, I'm going to start with you, because you have the most experience with ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by 570 News Upgrades planned for historic Kitchener museum A big boost for the old Joseph Schneider Haus on Queen Street in Kitchener, as the federal government is investing $20,000 for restorations at the historic museum. Local MP Raj Saini made the announcement yesterday, and says the project is all part of ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) This question is for you, Mr. McLinton. I wanted to get your thoughts on something. I was reading an article about how when a customer walks ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) There's just one follow-up question I didn't get a chance to ask. With your testimony and with testimony that we've heard before, there seems to be ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy Something that you wrote I found very interesting. You talked about the domestic economic multiplier effect of having port cites. You said that 90% of goods ...

Mentioned by The New Hamburg Independent Government should keep its promise MP Raj Saini, whose campaign sign adorned my lawn, waxed eloquent about his commitment to proportional representation for 2019 as an issue of fairness and equality. He vowed to represent constituents first. When Prime Minister Trudeau unilaterally ...

Mentioned by Waterloo Chronicle City receives funding to better detect leaks Kitchener Centre MP Raj Saini and MPP Daiene Vernile announced funding under Canada's Clean Water and Waste Water Fund during a press conference at Kitchener City Hall on May 26, 2017. - Bill Jackson photo. New sensor technology is being ...

A month ago

Mentioned by KW Now! Better Wastewater & Water Infrastructure For Kitchener Through Federal & Provincial Investment Raj Saini, Member of Parliament for Kitchener Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, Daiene Vernile, Member of Provincial Parliament for Kitchener Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Bob Chiarelli ...

Mentioned by Waterloo Record Feds, Ontario announce $8M for Waterloo Region infrastructure projects KITCHENER — The federal and provincial governments are providing almost $8 million in funding for basic infrastructure projects in local municipalities. Raj Saini, the MP for Kitchener Centre, and Daiene Vernile, the MPP for Kitchener Centre, joined ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on James Dynerowicz Mr. Speaker, I rise today to commemorate the life of Sergeant Robert James Dynerowicz, a member of the Royal Canadian Dragoons, who passed away last month ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Nutrition International Mr. Speaker, I rise today to draw attention to the 25th anniversary of Micronutrient Initiative, an organization respected around the world for its efforts to eliminate ...

Spoke in the House on Operation UNIFIER Mr. Chair, I am proud to rise today to speak in favour of our government's extension of Operation Unifier. In the face of ongoing Russian military ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Waterloo Mr. Speaker, I rise today to welcome the University of Waterloo to Parliament Hill. The University of Waterloo is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year. The ...

Spoke in the House on Bring on the Sunshine Festival Mr. Speaker, I rise today to celebrate the work of the Bring on the Sunshine festival, a grassroots event that fosters a positive and creative space ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, our government supports science research. We know that scientific expertise must inform decision making. Could the Minister of Science update the House on the ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, I rise today to celebrate the importance of culture and diversity in our country and to highlight some of the investments our government is ...

Spoke in the House on Christkindl Market in Kitchener Mr. Speaker, I rise today to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the award-winning Christkindl Market in Kitchener. This market is based on the centuries-old German tradition ...