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  • Her favourite word is family.

Liberal MP for Scarborough Centre (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #399 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted No on Vote #398 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted No on Vote #397 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted Yes on Vote #396 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

This week

Posted on Twitter Thanks to @MWCofTO for their 24 years of service to the community & making a difference in the lives of the people… https://t.co/SrE0fU7Se6

Posted on Twitter Great turn out for the campaign office opening of @JeanYip3 in #ScarboroughAgincourt. She will be a strong voice fo… https://t.co/GPVEOMWxUG

Posted on Twitter Let’s #GoKnockDoors! https://t.co/Lg7kkdWv8b

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to Adeena Niazi, Executive Director of Afghan Women Association for wining the Humantarian of the Y… https://t.co/l2PoG9bsg3

Posted on Twitter Thanks to Dr. Fuad Sahin the founder of @IDRF for his service to humanity & making a difference in the lives of peo… https://t.co/TPfNoWSDVU

Posted on Twitter Celebrating the contributions of Canadians of Hindu origin in #ScarbTO with @JohnTory, @JohnMcKayLib, @gary_srp,… https://t.co/CUdpBd4sZB

A week ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Briefing on Resettlement Issues Related To Yezidi Women and Girls Thank you, Chair. To all of our panellists today, I want to thank you for your dedication in raising awareness of the plight of the Yazidi ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on 2017 Wildfires in First Nations Communities Thank you, Chair. Thanks to both our witnesses. MLA Klassen, this Tuesday we heard from our witnesses that first-hand data collection is an important part of ...

Two weeks ago

Voted No on Vote #395 on Bill C-346 Amend the Firearms Act (licences)

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on 2017 Wildfires in First Nations Communities Thanks to both the witnesses for coming out today. My first question is in regard to adequate resources. I know that a first step toward ensuring ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Briefing on Resettlement Issues Related To Yezidi Women and Girls Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to all the officials for coming to the committee. My first question is for you, Ms. Edlund. Before I start, ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on 2017 Wildfires in First Nations Communities Thank you, Madam Chair, and thank you to our panel. My first question is on the division of power between different levels of government. The division ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, Canada's story is the story of immigration. Those who choose Canada bring with them their unique culture, skills, and an entrepreneurial spirit that strengthens ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Specific Claims and Comprehensive Land Claims Agreements To some extent. I'll go on to my next question. We have heard a lot about the specific and the comprehensive claims in the committee. Would ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Specific Claims and Comprehensive Land Claims Agreements Thank you, Chair. Thank you to both chiefs for coming out today. My first question is on community engagement, and I'd appreciate it if both chiefs ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Federal Government Policies and Guidelines Regarding Medical Inadmissibility of Immigrants We have talked a lot about people who are coming, whether permanent residency, the economic class, or family reunification. I would like to get some numbers ...

Spoke in the House on Islamic Heritage Month Mr. Speaker, I rise as a proud Muslim Canadian to recognize October as Islamic Heritage Month. Over one million Muslims are proud to call Canada home. ...

Spoke in the House on Scarborough Centre Multifaith Council Mr. Speaker, in my two years as the member of Parliament for Scarborough Centre, I have been privileged to visit many different places of worship. No ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Situation in Myanmar Madam Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Compton—Stanstead. I rise today to take part in this important debate on the violence ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church Mr. Speaker, I would like to recognize St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church in my riding of Scarborough Centre, which recently celebrated its 199th anniversary. This is a ...

Spoke in the House on Philippine Independence Day Mr. Speaker, I rise in the House today to recognize the Philippines' Independence Day, which commemorates the 1898 declaration of independence by the Philippines after 300 ...

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Madam Speaker, I am speaking today in support of Bill C-45, not just as the member of Parliament for Scarborough Centre but as a mother who ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, during the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration's study of family reunification, we heard from many witnesses that the two-year conditional permanent residence for ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com uReport: New Costco business centre opens in Scarborough ... are Marc-André Bally, Vice-President, Business Centre for Costco Wholesale Canada (left); Michael Thompson, Councillor, Ward 37 Scarborough Centre; Salma Zahid, Federal MP Scarborough Centre; Roslyn Houser of Goodmans LLP; and Andrée Brien, ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com uReport: New Costco business centre opens in Scarborough ... are Marc-André Bally, Vice-President, Business Centre for Costco Wholesale Canada (left); Michael Thompson, Councillor, Ward 37 Scarborough Centre; Salma Zahid, Federal MP Scarborough Centre; Roslyn Houser of Goodmans LLP; and Andrée Brien, ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Scarborough Town Centre hosts Year of the Rooster celebrations Mayor John Tory, Councillor Glenn De Baeremaeker, Councillor Paul Ansile, MP Salma Zahid and MPP Raymond Councillor Chin Lee wish everyone good fortunes in the Year of the Rooster, with entrepreneur & community activist, Rosa Chan, STC Property ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Scarborough Town Centre hosts Year of the Rooster celebrations Mayor John Tory, Councillor Glenn De Baeremaeker, Councillor Paul Ansile, MP Salma Zahid and MPP Raymond Councillor Chin Lee wish everyone good fortunes in the Year of the Rooster, with entrepreneur & community activist, Rosa Chan, STC Property ...

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper Anti-Semitic incidents condemned by government Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Scarborough Centre Liberal MP Salma Zahid last Thursday condemned several recent anti-Semitic incidents that took place in various Canadian locales, including Montreal and Ottawa. According to media reports, a week ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) 'We live in a globalized world,' House most ethnically diverse in Canadian history, but still has long way to go ... ... MP Robert-Falcon Ouellette, Liberal MP Salma Zahid, Liberal MP Shaun Chen, Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould, Conservative MP Ziad Aboultaif and Liberal Randeep Sarai. The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright and the Parliament of Canada.