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Liberal MP for Kitchener Centre (Ontario)

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

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Just received a great community report from Reep Green Solutions! Did you know that Reep conducts home energy eval… https://t.co/NxjaqEPkyL

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #885 on Bill C-375 Amend the Criminal Code (presentence report)

Voted Yes on Vote #884 on Bill S-228 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (prohibiting food and beverage marketing directed at children)

Posted on Twitter Such a pleasure to have met Patrick Chan today at a #iselfcare BBQ and social at the Hill! Lucky to have so much ta… https://t.co/cTMeMYHYeK

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #883 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #882 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #881 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Posted on Twitter So great to be back in Ottawa with my colleagues and staff as the House resumes sitting! https://t.co/i0M2mhUm4C

Posted on Twitter #SmileCookie is back! All proceeds go to a local charity in your community. #TeamSaini got theirs this morning, mak… https://t.co/x2309mDSeQ

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Thank you everyone for coming and showing your support as always. The election starts now so please reach out to ma… https://t.co/thVQRFPKMD

Posted on Twitter We're all set and ready to go for our Annual Federal - Provincial Picnic! Make sure you drop by before 3:30 today a… https://t.co/noyHu5Uoz5

Three months ago

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, ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca New affordable rental units for people with disabilities open in Kitchener A new four-storey building in Kitchener will provide 22 new affordable rental units to people with disabilities. The Sydney Avenue building opened Thursday, with Kitchener Centre MP Raj Saini unveiling the project. The federal government committed $2 ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, we have all seen the troubling statistics. In 2016, more than one million Canadians had to choose between feeding their family, heating their home, ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Sovereignty in the Arctic Good afternoon, everybody. Thank you very much for coming. My question is for my good friend, Ambassador Steil. You mentioned the Chinese Arctic white paper released ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Meeting with a Delegation from Tibet and Meeting with a Delegation from ... —which you probably know, so I'm very familiar with the presence in India. I actually don't have a question. I have an opinion that I want ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook Good morning, Mr. Silvester. There are two points I want to raise. One, in response to Mr. Erskine-Smith the last time your were here, you said, ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Export and Import Permits Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to inform you that I will be sharing my time with the hon. member for Ottawa West—Nepean. Our government entered office ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20 and L25 under ... Thank you very much for being here this afternoon. I want to ask a question about something that I read in your departmental plan. If you ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook One of the things we've heard in testimony is that AIQ and SCL and Cambridge Analytica have been involved in many, many elections around the world. ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20 and L25 under ... The second question I have is also about your departmental plan. I recently came back from Japan, South Korea, and the Phillippines, and I had the ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Situations in Somalia, South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo Thank you very much for coming here today and providing your insight. One of the questions I have is about elections, and you've talked about elections. ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook Good afternoon, I guess, to you, Mr. Wylie. I have just a quick question. This is something regarding the testimony you gave last week and it ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, our government knows that Canada's biggest strength is its resilient, hard-working people. Innovation and technology continue to change the way we live and work. ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise today to present Petition E-1364, spearheaded by a remarkable young woman, a constituent of mine, Niara van Gaalen. Ms. van Gaalen is ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Extent of how Canadians' online data used 'very surprising,' MP says It's known that companies use the information Canadians post online to target individuals, but the extent of how much that data is used is "very surprising," according to Kitchener Centre MP Raj Saini. Saini, who sits on parliament's standing committee ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Extent of how Canadians' online data used 'very surprising,' MP says It's known that companies use the information Canadians post online to target individuals, but the extent of how much that data is used is "very surprising," according to Kitchener Centre MP Raj Saini. Saini, who sits on parliament's standing committee ...

Spoke in the House on World Immunization Week Mr. Speaker, I rise today to mark World Immunization Week. This week, organizations and individuals around the world come together to highlight the work needed to ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, before I begin, I would like to take a moment to offer my condolences to the victims of the van attack in Toronto. My ...

Mentioned by TheRecord.com UW's quantum tech behind new radar for Arctic surveillance Michael Reimer, left, a lead researcher at the Institute for Quantum Comuputing, gives a tour of the Quantum Photonic Devices Lab to Bardish Chagger, MP for Waterloo, Waterloo Regional Chair Ken Seiling and Raj Saini, MP for Kitchener Centre on ...

Spoke in the House on Stephen Hawking Mr. Speaker, on March 14, the world lost a brilliant mind. Stephen Hawking sought to better understand the underlying laws that govern the universe. He probed ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise today to present a petition signed by dozens of Canadian scientists, health researchers, and members of civil society who work in the ...