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  • Her favourite word is south.

Liberal MP for Brampton South (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 52% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Happy birthday to my friend and colleague @MPRubySahota ! I hope you've had a wonderful day back in #Brampton!

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Posted on Twitter Everyone who visits #ParliamentHill will see that our Government is working hand in hand with #Indigenous Peoples. #NAD2017 #Reconciliation

Posted on Twitter On #NationalAboriginalDay, Prime Minister @JustinTrudeau announced the creation of a new space for and by Indigenou… https://t.co/M2rTt9LimA

This week

Posted on Twitter @YvonneJJones @randeepssarai @RajSainiMP thank you for your support it's great having such fine colleagues #Liberal https://t.co/xJpHZKzHu5

Posted on Twitter My deepest condolences to the families and friends of the latest terror attack in London, you are in my thoughts an… https://t.co/ga0LvIeZwi

Posted on Twitter A very happy #FathersDay to all dad's in #Brampton South & across Canada. Your love, support - and even your jokes- make us all stronger.

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Canada's 150th Anniversary Mr. Speaker, this is a great year for all Canadians. On July 1, we will mark 150 years of Canada's Confederation. Canada is known around the ...

Spoke in the House on Families, Children and Social Development Mr. Speaker, families across Canada know the importance that child care has in their daily lives. From working parents to single parents to all manner of ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Antimicrobial Resistance Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to all the presenters. My question is for CIHR. The rate of prescription and dispensing of antimicrobials varies across the ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Federal Framework on Lyme disease Okay. My next question is for Canadian Blood Services. I want to clarify a point that was brought out during the last meeting on the subject. ...

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, as one of 92 women in this place, I want to highlight the work our government is doing to promote gender equality and especially ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada Thank you, Chair, and my thanks to all the presenters. This is a very important issue for all Canadians. Ms. Watts, I notice that your organization ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Framework on Palliative Care in Canada Act Madam Speaker, it is an honour to rise today to speak about Bill C-277, an act providing for the development of a framework on palliative care ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-211 Thank you to all the witnesses and to Ms. Harris for the very touching testimony. Dr. Sareen, are you aware of any other clinical trials taking ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Thalidomide Survivors Contribution Program Dr. Edwards, even the WHO states that approximately half of all birth defects cannot be linked to a specific cause. You mentioned the ventricular septal defect, ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Thalidomide Survivors Contribution Program Okay. My next question is to the Crawford company, Mr. Mooney. Does the application review process involve a medical interview on any assessment of the applicant? ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I would like to point out the great confidence I and so many Canadians have in our Minister of National Defence. I am very ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-211 and Bill S-211 Thank you, Chair. Thank you, Mr. Doherty. You're doing a very good job on this bill. It's mental health awareness month, too. I know our Minister ...

Spoke in the House on Ovarian Cancer Canada Mr. Speaker, I rise today to welcome Ovarian Cancer Canada to Parliament Hill. Ovarian cancer is the fifth most diagnosed cancer in Canada. Last year, it ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Development of a National Pharmacare Program I understand that even with the drug benefit scheme, individuals face copayment for their medications, which causes some people to skip doses or not refill their ...

Mentioned by Voiceonline.com Brampton South MP Sonia Sidhu hosts community leaders to discuss poverty reduction LAST week, Sonia Sidhu, MP for Brampton South, gathered community leaders to delve into issues relating to poverty in the community, across the country, and to develop suggestions for the Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy. The roundtable meeting ...

Mentioned by National Post Liberal MP hosted event for Christian group whose president says Muslims want to 'convert all Canadians' The MP did not answer questions about why she hosted the event for the United Christian Federation or expensed $1,456.08 in food services costs for 100 people. According to Masih, there were about 15 MPs in attendance. Liberal MP Sonia Sidhu tweeted a ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Government of Canada and JDRF join forces to defeat diabetes Members of the All-Party Juvenile Diabetes Caucus – Pamela Goldsmith-Jones, MP for West Vancouver—Sunshine Coast—Sea to Sky Country, Sonia Sidhu, MP for Brampton South, and Filomena Tassi, MP for Hamilton West—Ancaster—Dundas – were on ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Government of Canada and JDRF join forces to defeat diabetes Members of the All-Party Juvenile Diabetes Caucus – Pamela Goldsmith-Jones, MP for West Vancouver—Sunshine Coast—Sea to Sky Country, Sonia Sidhu, MP for Brampton South, and Filomena Tassi, MP for Hamilton West—Ancaster—Dundas – were on ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, many communities across Canada are home to some of the most highly skilled newcomers, like many of the residents in Brampton South. However, in ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Peel Art Gallery Museum and Archives Mr. Speaker, I want to tell you about a great place in my riding of Brampton South. Peel Art Gallery Museum and Archives, or PAMA, is ...

Mentioned by Sarnia and Lambton County This Week Palliative care bill passed at committee MP Marilyn Gladu at the Standing Committee on Health, where her bill was reviewed and passed unanimously. (members: back row l-r; Doug Eyolfson, Sonia Sidhu, Marilyn Gladu, Colin Carrie, Rachel Harder, Len Webber/front row l-r; John Oliver, Darshan ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Voiceonline.com High school students ask questions relating to infrastructure, women in politics, and student debt from MP Sonia Sidhu BRAMPTON: On Friday, March 3, Liberal MP for Brampton South, Sonia Sidhu, spoke with three groups of grade 12 students from St. Augustine Secondary School. She spoke about her role as an MP, but also opened the floor to students who had questions ...