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  • His favourite word is pakistan.

Liberal MP for Brampton Centre (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2021, with 48% of the vote.

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #102 on Bill C-13 Amend the Official Languages Act, to enact the Use of French in Federally Regulated Private ...

Voted Yes on Vote #103 Motion to proceed to orders of the day

Voted No on Vote #96 on Bill C-234 Amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing

Voted Yes on Vote #97 on Bill S-206 Amend the Criminal Code (disclosure of information by jurors)

Voted Yes on Vote #98 on Bill S-223 Amend the Criminal Code and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (trafficking in human organs)

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Application Backlogs and Processing Times and Main Estimates 2022-23: Votes 1, 5 ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Through you to our honourable minister, thank you again for your patience and hard work. I have two questions and then you ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, I rise to address the question of privilege that was raised by the member for Barrie—Innisfil earlier today. I want to take this opportunity ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Eid al-Fitr Madam Speaker, earlier this week, Muslims in Canada and around the world celebrated Eid al-Fitr. Eid al-Fitr is a festival that follows Ramadan's month after fasting. ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Kazakhstan Relations Madam Speaker, I rise today to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Canada and the Republic of Kazakhstan. Kazakhstan's 19 million ...

Spoke in the House on Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements Act Madam Speaker, I am pleased to participate in today's debate on this private member's bill, Bill C-237, an act to amend the Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements Act ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Differential Outcomes in Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada Decisions Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to all officials for being here. Madam Chair, I will be sharing my time with Ms. Kayabaga. My question is ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Recruitment and Acceptance Rates of Foreign Students, Differential Outcomes in Immigration, Refugees ... Thank you, Madam Chair. My question is for Dr. Sabreena Ghaffar-Siddiqui. Thank you for your time and thank you for what you do for the community. ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, over the last two years, our government has consistently heard from employers regarding their challenges with the skills and labour shortages that have affected ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Differential Outcomes in Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada Decisions Okay. That's great. Thank you so much. My question is to Ms. Nadiya Ali. As you know, Pollara Strategic Insights conducted a qualitative survey at IRCC ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Differential Outcomes in Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada Decisions Thank you, Madam Chair, and thank you, officials, for being here. In 2020, the approval rate for temporary resident visas for spouses and partners with a ...

Spoke in the House on Pakistan Mr. Speaker, 82 years ago today on March 23, 1940, thousands of Muslims from all over the Indian subcontinent gathered in Lahore. They had one dream, ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Differential Outcomes in Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada Decisions Thank you, Madam Chair. Through you, I'd like to thank all the witnesses for being here. My [Technical difficulty—Editor] elaborate on your recommendation for an ombudsman. ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Independence Day of Ghana Mr. Speaker, congratulations to the people of Ghana as they celebrate the 65th anniversary of independence this Sunday. Like Canada, Ghana is a member of the ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Supplementary Estimates (C), 2021-22: Votes 1c, 10c, 15c and 20c under Department ... Thank you, Madam Chair, and thank you, Minister, for joining us. Thank you for your hard work, especially in the current situation. Minister, in some recent ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Recruitment and Acceptance Rates of Foreign Students and Situation at the Russia-Ukraine ... Thank you, Madam Chair. I echo my colleagues. Since this war started, to see those horrible stories, I've had a hard time sleeping. We stand with ...

Spoke in the House on Contributions of Black Canadians Mr. Speaker, James William Roman escaped slavery in Maryland and came to Canada via the Underground Railroad. His grandson, Dr. Charles Lightfoot Roman, was born on ...