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  • Her favourite word is witnesses.

Liberal MP for Scarborough Centre (Ontario)

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

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter The Michaels are coming home to their families. Thank you to everyone who worked hard for this day for so long. https://t.co/3QRleD82dh

This week

Posted on Twitter Congratulations @rechievaldez! So excited you will be joining us in Ottawa, and the Filipino community will finally… https://t.co/nw11pKe4Vz

Posted on Twitter THANK YOU #TeamSalma for your amazing get out the vote effort yesterday. Your weeks of hard work paid off with an e… https://t.co/Oevq0jLR5x

Posted on Twitter @narayanghimire @BillBlair Thank you!

Posted on Twitter Thank you to the people of Scarborough Centre for placing your trust in me once more. I return to Ottawa to fight f… https://t.co/rW8H2K0QqH

Posted on Twitter @narimadc Thank you, Narima!

Three months ago

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. Good afternoon, everyone. Welcome to meeting number 38 of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. The ...

Voted No on Vote #182 on Bill C-269 Amend the Fisheries Act (prohibition — deposit of raw sewage)

Voted Yes on Vote #183 Fifth report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development

Voted No on Vote #184 on Bill C-206 Amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel)

Voted Yes on Vote #185 on Bill C-30 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on April 19, 2021 and other ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Eliminating Hate Crimes and Violence Against Women and Marginalized Groups Thank you, Madam Chair. Thanks to Ms. Nafisah Chowdhury and Ms. Faakhra Choudhry. We'll have to use the first names to distinguish you before the committee. ...

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

Voted Yes on Vote #175 on Bill C-6 Amend the Criminal Code (conversion therapy)

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 37 of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration. The Board of Internal ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Madam Speaker, I would like to present e-petition 3312, which has been signed by nearly 5,000 people across Canada. The petitioners note that the protection of ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Eliminating Hate Crimes and Violence Against Women and Marginalized Groups Thank you, Madam Chair. Thanks to both the witnesses for their important testimony and the recommendations they have given in this important study. Thank you, Ms. ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Supplementary Estimates (A), 2021-22: Votes 1a and 5a under Department for Women ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you, Minister, for appearing before the committee today. The last few days have been very difficult. Both of us witnessed the ...

More than three months 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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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 ...