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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 my beautiful Mother's birthday with my niece and nephew #HappyBirthday https://t.co/deHpTp2aqL

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Excellent briefing from @FlyYKF with @MarcGarneau about the ambitious and future plan for our airport… https://t.co/zrvsvImBq1

This week

Posted on Twitter Visted SCAPES this morning and met with their #CSJ student, Michael. Thanks for the great chat! #kwawesome https://t.co/wpmmUdvxfh

Posted on Twitter Had a great time with our brave #firefighters @KitchFire this morning. Thank you for keeping our community safe!… https://t.co/Z0gcvc1CmZ

A week ago

Posted on Twitter My remarks and greetings @kitchenerblues #KBF2017 #BluesNorth @DTKitchener #KWAwesome @CityKitchener https://t.co/dMYdeuKu3v

Posted on Twitter Having a great time @kitchenerblues #KBF2017 #BluesNorth @DTKitchener #KWAwesome https://t.co/pB9Fo64NIl

A month ago

Mentioned by TheRecord.com Ray of Hope gets $1.15M from Ottawa for youth job-skills program "Projects like this one can help put regular paycheques into the reach of those who need it," said Kitchener Centre MP Raj Saini. Too often, Saini said, youth get stuck in a cycle where they have no experience so they don't get a job, and because they ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by TheRecord.com A call for notable citizens WATERLOO REGION — Some of the region's federal and provincial politicians are looking for notable citizens to celebrate in honour of Canada's 150th anniversary. Kitchener Centre MP Raj Saini wants nominations in four categories: promoting diversity, ...

Mentioned by Exchange Morning Post (press release) The Governments of Ontario and Canada announced significant funding for affordable housing units across Waterloo ... ... MPP Daiene Vernile was joined by MP Adam Vaughn, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), Kitchener Centre MP Raj Saini, ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Governments of Canada and Ontario Celebrate Affordable Housing in Waterloo Region 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 Parliament for Kitchener-Centre, on behalf of the ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) CORRECTION/Governments of Canada and Ontario Celebrate Affordable Housing in Waterloo Region 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 Parliament for Kitchener-Centre, on behalf of the ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) 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 ...

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)

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy of Canadians at Airports, Borders and Travelling in the United States Good afternoon, everybody. Ms. Bhandari, my first question is for you since you're in the United States. I have a very hard time understanding this, because ...

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 ...

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 months ago

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 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 ...

More than 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 ...

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 ...