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  • Her favourite word is women.

Liberal MP for Scarborough Centre (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2019, with 55% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Nearly one million vaccines comin to Canada this week, and on to the provinces to get into the arms of Canadians. https://t.co/gpuuUriI3n

This week

Posted on Twitter I welcome the news that the govrernment of Sri Lanka has responded to the concerns raised by its Christian and Musl… https://t.co/W9UsiYR131

Posted on Twitter More vaccine does coming to Canada. https://t.co/PvjAuLZy3l

Posted on Twitter What great news to start the day! A significant boost for 🇨🇦 vaccine effort. https://t.co/NIZo49orC9

Posted on Twitter Important statement by @Rob_Oliphant, Parliamentary Secretary to Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister, on human rights… https://t.co/e52zCGROkn

A week ago

Voted No on Vote #57 on Bill C-213 Enact the Canada Pharmacare

Voted No on Vote #58 on Bill C-223 Amend the Citizenship Act (adequate knowledge of French in Quebec)

Voted Yes on Vote #59 Private Members' Business M-35 (Instruction to the Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development (environment grading label))

Voted No on Vote #60 on Bill C-206 Amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel)

Voted No on Vote #61 on Bill C-225 Amend the Aeronautics Act, the Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act and other Acts (application of ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, today I present e-petition 3039, which has been signed by over 1,300 people, including constituents from Scarborough Centre and Scarborough—Guildwood as well as people ...

Posted on Twitter Looking forward to an excellent conversation and being inspired by my fellow panelists! @CCMWCanada https://t.co/PBx6b8DvX7

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Special Immigration and Refugee Measures for the People of Hong Kong I call the meeting to order. Welcome, everyone, to meeting number 17 of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. Given the ongoing ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Special Immigration and Refugee Measures for the People of Hong Kong Good morning, everyone. I call this meeting to order. Thank you, everyone, for coming in early in the morning, and special thanks to Ms. Kwan, because ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Women’s Unpaid Work Thank you, Chair, and thanks to both witnesses for the important information they have provided us. I will start with a question for Ms. Coupal. You ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Special Immigration and Refugee Measures for the People of Hong Kong Thank you, Mr. Brunelle-Duceppe. Yes, we are voting on a motion as presented by Ms. Kwan. If we vote in favour, we will be adding one ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Challenges Faced by Women Living in Rural Communities and National Human Trafficking ... Thank you, Chair. Thank you to both the witnesses for appearing before the committee today. My first question will be for Mr. Maddox. As you know, ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Special Immigration and Refugee Measures for the People of Hong Kong Thank you, Mr. Serré, for updating me that there are five votes. It can take us up to five hours of voting after three o'clock, so ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Special Immigration and Refugee Measures for the People of Hong Kong My suggestion to the committee would be that we hear from the first panel and give the second panel a full hour. My suggestion is that ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Heritage Mr. Speaker, a survey by the Canadian Race Relations Foundation found that racialized Canadians are three times more likely to be exposed or targeted by violence ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Women’s Unpaid Work Thank you for that. Once we have the latest survey, I would like to see how the shared parental leave has made a difference. As a ...

Spoke in the House on Women and Gender Equality Madam Speaker, 50 years ago today, the report of the Royal Commission on the Status of Women was tabled in this place. The report called for ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, listening to today's debate on our readiness to roll out COVID-19 vaccinations, the opposition would have us believe Canada is languishing right at the ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the first and second reports of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. The ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, last year, while Canadians were preparing themselves for the holidays, a then 10-year-old boy named Adam was wrongfully flagged as a possible security threat ...

Spoke in the House on Child Care Mr. Speaker, as the economy has begun to recover from COVID-19, we have seen that women are not returning to the workforce at the same rate ...

Spoke in the House on Hellenic Home for the Aged Mr. Speaker, today, I would like to recognize the residents and the hard-working staff of Hellenic Home for the Aged in my riding of Scarborough Centre. ...

Mentioned by Philippine Canadian Inquirer House of Commons declares “June as Filipino Heritage Month” across Canada Motion 155 was moved and introduced in the House of Commons by Honourable Salma Zahid, a Liberal Member of Parliament for Scarborough Centre , Toronto. In her privilege speech, MP Zahid reasoned out that in the opinion of the House of Commons, ...

Mentioned by Toronto.com Islamic art exhibit in Scarborough will display works from many lands People are invited to a free art exhibit organized for Islamic History Month at the Scarborough Civic Centre. The exhibit, hosted by the Multi-Faith Council of Scarborough Centre and the riding's MP, Salma Zahid, is from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 26 ...

Mentioned by Osburn Oracle 'A new low': Conservative robocall tries to exploit Liberal MP's cancer diagnosis 'A new low': Conservative robocall tries to exploit Liberal MP's cancer diagnosis. October 17, 2018. OTTAWA — CTV ... He encouraged supporters to join the party, stating that the Liberal MP Salma Zahid was “very ill” and “there may be a need for a ...

Mentioned by Tricycle Buddha Buzz Weekly: Oct. 6, 2018 Salma Zahid, a member of parliament representing Scarborough Centre in Ontario, said on Twitter that Suu Kyi's “unwillingness to take any moral leadership for the genocide of the Rohingya in her country is inexcusable, and deeply disappointing.”.

Mentioned by ClickLancashire Canadian MPs vote to strip Aung San Suu Kyi of honorary citizenship ... in response to crimes committed against the Rohingya minority. Member of Parliament Salma Zahid called Aung San Suu Kyi's "unwillingness to take any moral leadership. inexcusable, and deeply disappointing". ... a year ago, many alleging army abuses ...

Mentioned by CP24 Toronto's Breaking News Conservative robocall pitches memberships tied to Liberal MP's cancer CTV News said late Wednesday that it has audio of the call in which a man who says he's the vice president of the Scarborough Centre riding association asks supporters to join the party, stating Salma Zahid was "very ill" and "there may be a need for a ...