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  • Their favourite word is chair.

Liberal MP for York Centre (Ontario)

Won their last election, a byelection in 2020, with 46% of the vote.

A month ago

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 ...

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

Two months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-230 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, colleagues. I'd like to acknowledge MP Zann and her work on this. It's in the spirit of her work and ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Enforcement of the Canadian Environmental Protection Act and Bill C-230 I know. I'd like to carry that a little further. I have extensive work in shared society building on another side of the world, in Israel ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, in recent weeks, I have been deeply disturbed by the rise of anti-Semitic acts in my community of York Centre and across Canada. We ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-12 Mr. Chair, I'd like to introduce an amendment to add new subclause 26(2) to Bill C-12, the Canadian net-zero emissions accountability act. This motion clarifies that ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-12 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, colleagues. Mr. Chair, I'm happy to introduce a motion to modify subclause 15(2) of the Canadian net-zero emissions accountability act. ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing on the Current Situation in Israel, the West Bank and Gaza Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to our officials for being here. Thank you for the hard work you do on behalf of Canadians and for ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-12 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I appreciate the time to present my amendment. I'm pleased to introduce an amendment to modify subclause 14(2). This amendment aims to ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-12 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Just to clarify for Mr. Albas and for my colleagues and for the benefit of those who are interested in this amendment, ...

Spoke in the House on Anti-Semitism Madam Speaker, today marks the end of the fourth annual Jewish Heritage Month. It has been a time to reflect on the diverse contributions of Jewish ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-12 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I will speak to Mr. Albas's amendment in an attempt to ensure that we don't have the inside baseball situation we had ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Public Services and Procurement Mr. Speaker, I have been discouraged by Conservative politicians with no medical training or background at all promoting what can only be described as vaccine hesitancy. ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, in 2018, this House unanimously passed a bill making the month of May Canadian Jewish Heritage Month. As a Jewish Canadian, I am proud ...

Spoke in the House on Mental Health Week Mr. Speaker, this week is Mental Health Week. This year's theme is centred on getting real about how someone feels, building our own capacities and giving ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Volunteerism Mr. Speaker, the pandemic has taken an enormous toll on the most vulnerable, but we have also seen so many volunteers step up and show us ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Madam Speaker, the Conservative leader told Canadians that he would bring forward a serious and comprehensive climate plan. Instead, all we got was a 15-page pamphlet ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, Canadians care deeply about their health and the environment. As many of us know, Canada's cornerstone environmental protection law, the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, ...