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  • Her favourite word is constituents.

Independent MP for Don Valley East (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2019, with 60% of the vote.

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Pakistan Independence Day- August 14th 2021 https://t.co/T5P92zEwL4 via @YouTube Happy Pakistan Independence Day to… https://t.co/nJg5afWm2b

Posted on Twitter International Day of the World’s Indigenous People - August 9th 2021 https://t.co/rOqnO7oLp4 via @YouTube August 9t… https://t.co/N6sYIugqWr

Posted on Twitter Muharram - August 9th 2021 https://t.co/NTAqK5d66p via @YouTube . Muharram is the beginning of the Muslim New Year… https://t.co/u6NSpFaDJO

Two months ago

Posted on Twitter August 1st 2021 is Emancipation Day, Canada had approximately 4200 slaves, 1/3rd comprised of people of African des… https://t.co/AIVvj6TCuq

Posted on Twitter Eid Ul Adha https://t.co/uXSA3GPQpJ via @YouTube. wishing everyone celebrating this auspicious Eid, Eid Mubarak.… https://t.co/1Nha8aWW7b

Posted on Twitter Imamat Day - July 11, 2021 https://t.co/jWFwxxem4e via @YouTube July 11th is the 64th anniversary of the ascension… https://t.co/vQSBEqIoFU

Three months 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 Yes 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 in the House on Ethics Commissioner Report in Relation to Member for Don Valley East Mr. Speaker, I rise today to comment on the recently released report of the Ethics Commissioner. My intention is not to comment on his conclusion and ...

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

Spoke in the House on Government Business No. 10—Broadcasting Act Mr. Speaker, I agree to apply and I will be voting yes.

Spoke in the House on Canada Revenue Agency Mr. Speaker, a recent report by the International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group says that a secretive division of the CRA is unfairly targeting Muslim charities with ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, my constituents and many civil society organizations would like to have a stronger governance mechanism to ensure Canada meets its climate goals. Bill C-12 ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, GERD, is causing tensions among Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia. Egypt and Sudan depend solely on the Nile for their ...

Spoke in the House on Human Rights Madam Speaker, over the past weeks, the world has witnessed the violence in Jerusalem and the Gaza Strip. Thousands of Canadians have written to my office ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, my office has received many complaints from constituents who have been waiting since 2018 to take their oath of citizenship. There is also a ...

Spoke in the House on Volunteerism Mr. Speaker, the Ismaili Volunteer Corps, through the civic program, have been in the forefront of providing services to those facing isolation during the pandemic. It ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Zero Emission Vehicles I call this meeting to order. Welcome to meeting number three of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable development. We are here ...

Spoke at the Liaison committee on Election of Chair Thank you, Madam Chair, and congratulations on your appointment. My first motion is to create a subcommittee on committee budgets. It reads: That, pursuant to Standing ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Committee Business I'll call the meeting to order. Welcome to meeting number two of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development. The committee is ...

Spoke at the COVID-19 Pandemic committee on COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you, Madam Chair. I'll be sharing my time with the member for Surrey Centre. Since 2015 our government has been focused on ensuring its policies ...

Spoke at the COVID-19 Pandemic committee on COVID-19 Pandemic Mr. Chair, our government has shown leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic by ensuring that Canadians remain safe and get the financial assistance they need. Eight million ...

Spoke at the COVID-19 Pandemic committee on COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you, Mr. Chair. Before I begin, I wish to inform you that I'll be sharing my time with the member for Beaches—East York. During the ...

Spoke at the COVID-19 Pandemic committee on COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you, Mr. Chair. I have the pleasure of presenting a petition on behalf of my constituents of Don Valley East. The petitioners are asking that ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Government’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you very much. My questions are going to be directed to Finance. I have a lot of small and medium-sized enterprises that are not eligible ...

Mentioned by newsindiatimes.com Global Gujarati Award gala held in Canada recognizes leaders from around the world In photo is Canadian Member of Parliament Yasmin Ratansi, Parikh Worldwide Media publisher and Padma Shri recipient Dr. Sudhir Parikh, center, and M.G. Vassanji, renowned Canadian author. ... “The contributions to civil society made by people from the ...

Mentioned by Pakistan Today Canadian parliamentarians' visit further strengthens Pak-Canada ties: PM The prime minister said this while talking to a delegation of the Canadian parliamentarians headed by MP Yasmin Ratansi, which called on him at the Prime Minister's Office. The delegation comprised of Senators Salma Ataullah Jan and Diane F Griffin ...

Mentioned by Business Recorder (press release) Canadian parliamentarians' visit to further strengthen Pak-Canada ties: PM The prime minister stated this while talking to a delegation of Canadian parliamentarians headed by MP Ms Yasmin Ratansi, which called on him here at the Prime Minister's Office. The delegation comprised Senators Salma Ataullah Jan and Diane F Griffin, ...

Mentioned by Dispatch News Desk Pakistani Community hailed for strengthening Pak-Canada relationship The Canadian dignitaries including HW Frank Scarpitti, Mayor of Markham, Hon Yasmin Ratansi, Hon. Michael Chan, Minister of International Trade, Hon Rob Oliphant, Member of Parliament, Hon Iqra Khalid, Member of Parliament, Dr. Shafiq Qaadri, MPP, Mr ...

Mentioned by Colombo Gazette Sri Lanka says relations with Canada had grown this year Yasmin Ratansi, M.P., Co-Chair: Senator Salma Ataullahjan, Vice Chair: Hon. Ramesh Sangha, Vice-Chair: Hon. Terry Duguid, Executive Members: Hon. Ali Ehsassi Treasurer, Hon. Tom Kmiec, Hon. Irene Mathyssen, Hon. Kelly Mc Cauley, Hon. Robert-Falcon ...

Mentioned by MENAFN.COM Sri Lanka says relations with Canada had grown this year Yasmin Ratansi, M.P., Co-Chair: Senator Salma Ataullahjan, Vice Chair: Hon. Ramesh Sangha, Vice-Chair: Hon. Terry Duguid, Executive Members: Hon. Ali Ehsassi Treasurer, Hon. Tom Kmiec, Hon. Irene Mathyssen, Hon. Kelly Mc Cauley, Hon. Robert-Falcon ...