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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 Yesterday at #FEWO we began a study of Islamophobia in Canada. I spoke about how Muslim women, particularly those w… https://t.co/rLA9C3gDZm

Posted on Twitter Get ready for #CanadaDay! Inviting #ScarbTO Centre residents to pick up your free 🇨🇦 flags & pins outside our commu… https://t.co/ryQy4xNgxf

Posted on Twitter Over 30 million vaccine doses have been administered to Canadians, and millions more doses are set to arrive in the… https://t.co/nlY9sgtP83

Posted on Twitter Thank you community youth leader Omar Mumish for helping to get the word out in Harari in #ScarbTO about the import… https://t.co/KVq2pD8AZY

Two days ago

Voted No on Vote #148 Question of privilege

Voted No on Vote #149 Opposition Motion (Censure of the Minister of National Defence)

Voted Yes on Vote #150 Concurrence in an opposed item

Voted Yes on Vote #151 Concurrence in estimates

Voted Yes on Vote #152 on Bill C-33

Posted on Twitter Salman and I are now fully vaccinated. Thank you @SHNcares for running today's clinic at Centennial College. It's a… https://t.co/6kLPTnO5Ea

Posted on Twitter Tomorrow is the National Call for Action Against Islamophobia. Please participate and show your solidarity. Please… https://t.co/F2MaB9eXW1

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Saleh Hafejee Mr. Speaker, today I pay tribute to a community leader and mentor we lost too early. Brother Saleh Hafejee, with whom I worked closely in recent ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Government Policies Mr. Speaker, last Sunday, the community of London, Ontario was the site of an atrocious act of terrorism. Four lives were lost, taken, and a child ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Madam Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the following two reports of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration: the sixth ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Economic Imperative and Long-Term Importance for Small Rural Municipalities Outside of Major ... I call this meeting to order. Welcome to meeting number 33 of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. The Board of Internal ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Supplementary Estimates (A), 2021-22: Vote 1a under Department of Citizenship and Immigration ... Good afternoon, everyone. Welcome to meeting number 33 of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. The Board of Internal Economy requires that ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, have the honour to present, in both official languages, the fifth report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration, entitled “Immigration in the ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Briefing on the pathway to permanent residency for essential temporary workers and ... Good afternoon. I call this meeting to order. Welcome to meeting number 30 of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. The Board ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, public transit is at the heart of a clean, inclusive recovery that starts our economy and creates good jobs. From construction workers to transit ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Sexual Misconduct Within the Canadian Armed Forces Thank you, Madam Chair, and thanks to both witnesses I say a special thanks to you, Ms. West, for your powerful testimony. I know that you ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Midwifery Services Across Canada Thank you, Madam Chair. Thanks to all the witnesses for appearing before the committee today. Thank you for your time. My first question is for Dr. ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2021, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the opportunity to virtually participate in today’s debate on the budget implementation act, as this is an important piece of legislation, which ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Impact of COVID-19 on the Immigration System and Labour Market Impact Assessment ... I call this meeting to order. Good afternoon, everyone. Welcome to meeting number 28 of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. The ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member of Parliament for Peterborough—Kawartha. I rise today to discuss an important issue for the women ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Labour Market Impact Assessment under the Temporary Foreign Workers Program Good afternoon, everyone. I call this meeting to order. Welcome to meeting number 27 of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. The ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Impact of COVID-19 on the Immigration System and Labour Market Impact Assessment ... I call the meeting to order. Welcome to meeting number 26 of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. The Board of Internal ...

Spoke in the House on Seniors Mr. Speaker, we know that the COVID-19 pandemic has worsened already existing challenges that seniors face around social isolation, which can be harmful both to physical ...

More than three months ago

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 ...