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Liberal MP for Scarborough Centre (Ontario)

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

Two days ago

Didn't vote on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Didn't vote on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

This week

Didn't vote on Vote #647 on Bill C-68 Amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence

Posted on Twitter Glad to see this action on medical inadmissibility by the government following the important work done by the Immig… https://t.co/4R1X3qrzye

Posted on Twitter Happy New Year! https://t.co/GkqghTBEqe

Posted on Twitter Happy Vaisakhi to all those celebrating in Scarborough! #ScarbTO https://t.co/C3UjDaiaXc

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Excited to hear from Nobel Laureate @Malala & Madame Sophie Trudeau. #IRCHostsMalala #womenempoweringwomen… https://t.co/wj5Nr5SOnl

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Thank you @HomeDepotCanada Foundation for your support of @KennedyHouseYou with your Orange Door award. This fundin… https://t.co/VELxmmPU3Y

Posted on Twitter Thank you Dr. King for your work, your words, your courage, and your example. Your life continues to inspire the wo… https://t.co/UzjoTpvlCH

Three weeks ago

Didn't vote on Vote #646 on Bill S-232 Respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Didn't vote on Vote #645 on Bill C-344 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)

Two months ago

Mentioned by Brinkwire (press release) Toronto-area MP Salma Zahid diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma OTTAWA — Liberal MP Salma Zahid says she's taking a medical leave to be treated for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Zahid, who represents a Toronto-area riding, says she received the diagnosis in the last week. It followed weeks of intermittent pain that ...

Mentioned by TheSpec.com Toronto-area MP Salma Zahid diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma OTTAWA — Liberal MP Salma Zahid says she's taking a medical leave to be treated for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Zahid, who represents a Toronto-area riding, says she received the diagnosis in the last week. It followed weeks of intermittent pain that ...

Mentioned by Toronto.com Scarborough Centre MP Salma Zahid on leave after cancer diagnosis Scarborough Centre MP Salma Zahid, seen here with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during her 2015 election campaign, has taken a leave of absence following a cancer diagnosis. - Cole Burston/Toronto Star. Salma Zahid, Liberal MP for Scarborough Centre ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Toronto-area MP Salma Zahid diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma OTTAWA — Liberal MP Salma Zahid says she's taking a medical leave to be treated for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Zahid, who represents a Toronto-area riding, says she received the diagnosis in the last week. It followed weeks of intermittent pain that ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Liberal MP Salma Zahid taking leave after being diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma Liberal MP Salma Zahid, shown in a handout photo, says she's taking a medical leave to be treated for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. HO-House of Commons/THE CANADIAN PRESS. OTTAWA. The Canadian Press. Published February 20, 2018 Updated February 20, 2018 ...

Mentioned by Post Liberal MP Salma Zahid diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma - Regina Leader Scarborough Centre MP Salma Zahid greets Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in a visit to her campaign office on Aug. 7, 2015 in Toronto, Ont. Salma Zahid / Facebook. Share Adjust Comment Print. OTTAWA — Liberal MP Salma Zahid says she's taking a medical ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on 2017 Wildfires in First Nations Communities Thank you, Chair, and thanks to all the witnesses for coming and providing us this important information in regard to completion of our study. My first ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, February 4 is World Cancer Day. A lot of Canadians from across the country live with or know someone who is battling cancer. Let ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Briefing on the International Organization for Migration Thank you. During your career you have seen first-hand the scale and scope of the global refugee demand. You talked in your comments about it being ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of the Supplementary Estimates (B) 2017-18: Votes 1b and 5b ... My next question is about the parents and grandparents category of the stream of immigration. During our committee's study of family reunification, we heard about frustrations ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Briefing on Resettlement Issues Related To Yezidi Women and Girls Thank you, Chair. Thanks to all of you for coming today. Special thanks to Nadre Atto for sharing her story. My first question is for Ms. ...

Spoke in the House on Ian Jones Mr. Speaker, I would like to pay tribute to a constituent of mine, Ian Jones, who passed away on October 16th after a brief illness. I ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Briefing on Resettlement Issues Related To Yezidi Women and Girls Thank you, Chair, and thanks to all of you for coming today. Mr. Khoudeida, based on the work you have done with the Yazidi communities, we ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2017-18: Vote 1b under Canadian High Arctic Research Station ... Thank you, Chair. Ministers, I'd like to thank you both for your leadership on this difficult file. My first question is for you, Minister Philpott. It ...

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, from coast to coast to coast, housing advocates are raving about Canada's first-ever national housing strategy. Many are calling the national housing strategy a ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on 2017 Wildfires in First Nations Communities Thank you, Chair Thank you, Chief, for your very, very powerful presentation and providing us insight. My first question is in regard to data collection. We've ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Federal Government Policies and Guidelines Regarding Medical Inadmissibility of Immigrants Thank you, Chair. Thanks, Minister, for coming today, and thanks for undertaking the fundamental review of the “excessive demand” provision, because we have heard, in the ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...