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  • His favourite word is chair.

Liberal MP for Mississauga—Lakeshore (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 48% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter #EarthHour. Turning off the lights. Let’s take time to pay tribute to all those who are serving on the front lines… https://t.co/Syvaq3H6uZ

Posted on Twitter ❤️❤️❤️. And she’s really, really serious. Please #StayHome and #WashYourHands. #COVID19 🇨🇦 https://t.co/oJMoiI1U1h

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Our government announced significant new measures to support #businesses, including an increase of the wage subsidy… https://t.co/trSeZbZBup

Posted on Twitter @MelissaFleming ❤️❤️❤️

Posted on Twitter @GermanyDiplo @HeikoMaas @FilippoGrandi @Refugees Thank you, Germany! 🇩🇪 @Refugees #WithRefugees, always! #COVID19

Posted on Twitter @vrgvenancio Hi Valter, thank you for connecting. The exemption for immediate family membres remains in effect (the… https://t.co/I5yuMqJHhB

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Subject matter of Supplementary Estimates (B), 2019-20: Votes 1b and 5b under ... Madam Chair, thank you very much. Minister Sajjan, welcome back, and congratulations on your continued role as Minister of National Defence. Thank you for your service, ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Briefing on Operation IMPACT in Iraq Thank you, Madam Chair. I want to take a moment to reposition some of the conversation we had about Iran-Iraq relations. These are two countries that ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, two weeks ago, violence erupted on the fringes of demonstrations in the Indian capital of Delhi. At least 50 people lost their lives, and ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I have listened intently and I wonder if my colleague could explain to Canadians what is really going on here.

Spoke in the House on Moby Bukhari Mr. Speaker, I rise with a heavy heart to pay tribute to a very special community leader and friend. We lost Moby Bukhari late last year. ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Election of Vice-Chairs Madam Chair, here is the final routine motion. This deals with independent members and clause-by-clause considerations. That, in relation to Orders of Reference from the House ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Committee Business, Election of Chair, and Election of Vice-Chairs I will be happy to. That, pursuant to Standing Orders 108(1) and 108(2), a Subcommittee on International Human Rights to be chaired by a member elected ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Rohingya Refugee Camps Madam Speaker, in January I visited the Rohingya refugee camps in Cox's Bazar, where 900,000 people, the population of Mississauga, are crammed into 34 small camps. ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, plastic pollution is a growing problem in our communities. Plastic waste ends up in our landfills, litters our parks and beaches, and pollutes our ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, our government committed to investing in Canadians and their communities. For four years, we have done just that. Canadians across the country, including the ...

Voted No on Vote #8 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (amendment)

Voted No on Vote #7 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted No on Vote #6 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted Yes on Vote #5 3rd reading and adoption of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Voted Yes on Vote #4 Concurrence at report stage of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Spoke in the House on Mississauga—Lakeshore Mr. Speaker, grassroots organizations and passionate residents are at the core of what makes Mississauga—Lakeshore a great place to live, work and play. From the Mississauga ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Minister Goodale, we're coming up on the end of the parliamentary term. I just want to take a moment to thank you ...

Spoke in the House on Seniors Mr. Speaker, seniors across Canada make invaluable contributions to our country and deserve to have the care and supports they need. Today, I would like to ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-93 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Amendment Liberal-7 does the same thing in two subclauses, which is to exclude the application of the act to synthetic preparations of ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Meeting Requested by Four Members of the Committee to Discuss their Request ... Chair, thank you very much. I'm going to be fairly brief but I'll be making four main points. The first is really a point that is ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on M-167, Rural Crime in Canada, Annual Report of the National Security and ... Mr. Chair, thank you very much. Mr. McGuinty and Madam Marcoux, thank you very much for being with us. Congratulations on tabling the report. Mr. McGuinty, ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Defence committee postpones asking Russian ambassador to answer for aggressions The Liberals on the committee requested a brief recess to discuss the motion before Liberal MP Sven Spengemann said they needed more time to discuss the “ramifications” of the motion, after which those in government voted to adjourn debate of the motion.

Mentioned by Tibet Post International Canada announces 5.4 million in funding for education od Tibetan youth in India and Nepal A second announcement was done at the Tibetan Canadian Cultural Centre again by MP Arif Virani and his colleagues MP James Maloney and MP Sven Spengemann. The Tibetan centre is in MP James Maloney's constituency of Etobicoke-Lakeshore.

Mentioned by Gay Star News Ugandan MP wins fight to stop talking about LGBTI people on international stage ... all who wonder why the fight for Human Rights is important, the IPU Parliament, the Assembly of the world's democracies, just voted 620:499 *against* holding a debate on LGBTI rights! Much work to be done here,' wrote Canadian MP, Sven Spengemann, ...

Mentioned by CanIndia News Reflections on Canada's first gender equality week Sabrina Almeida. Canada celebrated its first gender equality week from September 23 to 29. It was established by Bill C-309 (the Gender Equality Week Act) introduced by Sven Spengemann, MP for Mississauga–Lakeshore. The bill which received Royal ...

Mentioned by CanIndia News Reflections on Canada's first gender equality week Sabrina Almeida. Canada celebrated its first gender equality week from September 23 to 29. It was established by Bill C-309 (the Gender Equality Week Act) introduced by Sven Spengemann, MP for Mississauga–Lakeshore. The bill which received Royal ...

Mentioned by KelownaNow Gender Equality Week is being celebrated for the 1st time in Canada Gender Equality Week is the result of Bill C-309, the Gender Equality Week Act, which was introduced by Sven Spengemann, Member of Parliament for Mississauga–Lakeshore, and received Royal Assent on June 21, 2018. This legislation designates the ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-309 An Act to establish Gender Equality Week